One Thing Samsung Does Not Want to Copy: Apple’s Downward Spiral


Overly optimistic analysts are now realistically revising their sales forecast of Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone, sending the company’s stock into a downward spiral. Once the beloved rival to Apple, the dominant smartphone-maker in the world could see its luster wane as industry analysts are now saying that the Galaxy S4 are beginning to slow […]

Fall Debut of Awesome Apple Product May Not Include iWatch


Originally speculated to arrive this year following Tim Cook‘s hints that we’ll see some awesome products this fall in Apple’s product pipeline, the wearable iWatch smartwatch is now said to be a tardy arrival. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has accurately predicted Apple’s plans in the past, is saying that the iWatch won’t be […]

Apple Reportedly Planning iPhone 5S for June, Ahead of Larger iPhone 6

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Apple will start test builds of the iPhone 5S in March for a June or July Launch according to an analyst who believes Apple is planning a 4.8-inch iPhone 6 for the next generation iPhone. Peter Misek, an analyst with Jeffries issued a new note to investors, shared by Apple Insider this week commenting on […]

iPhone 5 Rumors Heat Up: Release Date, No Redesign

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The launch of the Motorola Droid Bionic has come and gone and now, we turn our attention to the next big device that is supposed to be headed to shelves at some point in the next few weeks. That device of course is Apple’s iPhone 5 or iPhone 4S, depending on whom you ask. Unlike […]

Analyst Blames Slow Tablet Sales on High Cost of 3G Data Plans


IDG Analyst Bob O’Donnell blamed the slow sales of 3G-enabled tablets on the high cost of 3G data plans for those devices. O’Donnell says that hundreds of thousands of 3G-enabled tablets are sitting on store shelves unsold because consumers preferred purchasing WiFi tablets, instead, which are both cheaper and don’t require a mobile broadband data […]

New Analyst Says Now That Apple Will Release Only One iPhone Model This Fall


After recent speculations that Apple may release two distinct iPhone models come this Fall when the Cupertino, California iOS-maker is rumored to announce its hardware refresh, BMO Capital analyst Keith Bachman now is saying that Apple will only release one iPhone model this fall, following earlier rumors of the product. The new rumor stated that […]

PlayBook Sales May Begin to Plateau


Despite an early good start to its debut tablet, Research in Motion’s BlackBerry Playbook may be reaching a point where sales are plateauing, if not tapering off. Predictions of the latest sales number come from Wedbush Securities analyst Scott Sutherland, who believes that sales figure for the tablet will be no more than 450,000 units […]

iPhone 3GS, iPad 1 Sales Beat Out New Android, 4G Devices


In an age where newer, slimmer, and faster is often equated with better, a surprising study released by¬†Canaccord Genuity finds that last generation Apple mobile devices, including the iPhone 3GS and original iPad 1, are often outselling their newer, current generation Android counterparts that often come with next-generation specs.¬†Canaccord Genuity’s study helps to also solidify […]

Samsung’s Aggressive Push in Mobile Paying Off in IDC Poll


IDC Research has concluded that the smartphone market is growing nearly 20% in the first quarter of this year and that Nokia may be ceding market share as the world’s largest phone maker by volume is transitioning its smartphone line to Windows Phone 7, leading to a shakeup among the top phone and smartphone makers. […]

Nokia to Make Windows Phone 7 Number 2 OS by 2015

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Windows Phone 7 is about to take a leap in market share by 2014 according to the latest predictions by IDC in large part due to Microsoft’s partnership with Nokia, the world’s largest phone maker by volume. In the past, Nokia has primarily relied on Symbian for its smartphone strategy, but the company had announced […]