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HTC reports another quarterly loss, but things are improving

July 30, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

The second quarter is over and former smartphone giant HTC has announced its financial results. The Taiwanese brand posted another loss, though the situation continues to improve. HTC’s losses almost halved thanks to an improved operating margin HTC reported consolidated […]


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Tim Cook reveals how Apple decides on making its own parts

July 29, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Apple has its fair share of product or service failures, last of which is the discontinued OG HomePod, but when it comes to the ungrateful component supply industry, it rarely misses the mark. Freshest among the examples is its latest […]


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Huawei’s no longer a top-five smartphone brand in China

July 28, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

On the eve of the Huawei P50 series announcement, new market data from China reveals a sharp decline in demand for Huawei smartphones as the brand struggles to deal with US trade sanctions. Huawei is (almost) dead, long live Honor! […]


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Green bubble shaming: Milwaukee Bucks punished over a player with Android phone

July 28, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

The collective iPhone is America’s most popular phone. That’s right, taken in aggregate, iPhones constitute half of all handsets that US phone owners carry on them. Sometimes the share drops below 50% like, say, after a Galaxy S line announcement. […]


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Intel to build chips for Qualcomm; hopes to rival TSMC, Samsung by 2025

July 27, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

TSMC and Samsung, the two top contract foundries in the world, will soon have a new rival. Reuters reports that yesterday Intel announced that it will start producing chips for other companies such as Qualcomm and Amazon. Intel expects to […]


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Remember the Nokia 6310? HMD just revealed its 2021 version; Take a look

July 26, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

HMD Global just announced two new Nokia smartphones, the XR20 and C30, but the company also revealed a reboot of the brand’s iconic 6310 classic phone model. The new 2021 version is reminiscent of the original model from 2002 and […]


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Samsung’s new trade-in policy will make switching to foldable smartphones easier

July 21, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Samsung has finally confirmed that the next Unpacked event will be held on August 11. It’s where the South Korean titan is expected to announce a spate of new products. The company’s repeated emphasis on the word ‘unfold’ is all […]


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Apple vs Google: iPhone and Android activations now split evenly in the US

July 19, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS have dominated the US smartphone market for the past decade and new research shows that there’s no longer a clear trend towards either, with demand for new devices split evenly. Android and iPhone account for […]


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Nokia teases a new rugged phone that’s coming on July 27

July 14, 2021

Via: Pocket Now

Nokia posted an image on social media saying that “With our newest Nokia phone you will never need a case again 27.07.21”. It shows a device that has this text on the back, engraved onto the rear casing. It’s unclear […]


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iPhone 13 Pro Max vs Galaxy S21 Ultra: what we know so far

July 13, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

The Galaxy S21 Ultra is currently the king on the Android hill: with a gorgeous screen, powerful performance and a long-range zoom camera, it seems to have it all at a price that is actually not too crazy. So can […]