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Global tablet sales slump continues, but Apple, Huawei and Amazon keep the market afloat during Q2

Q2 2017 tablet sales were down 3.4 percent year over year globally, despite big gains reported by three of the world’s top five vendors. The post Global tablet sales slump continues, but Apple, Huawei and Amazon keep the market afloat … Continue reading

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Alibaba smart speaker may come next week in budding Chinese consumer AI market

JD.com and Baidu both already have smart speakers out with their own artificial intelligence backends. Will Alibaba disrupt this space in the early runs? The post Alibaba smart speaker may come next week in budding Chinese consumer AI market appeared … Continue reading

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There are still people in parts of the world who use Android Market on Android 2.1

Google is officially ceasing support for Android’s archaic app store on Eclair at the end of the month. Do you remember using the Android Market to download apps for your smartphone? Google announced that it will cease support for the … Continue reading

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IDC predicts large smartphones will continue to rise in popularity, overall market growth also expected

The global smartphone market should “rebound slightly” this year, according to IDC research, and continue to grow at a decent pace through 2021. The post IDC predicts large smartphones will continue to rise in popularity, overall market growth also expected … Continue reading

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Comcast sets its sights for the wireless market with Xfinity Mobile

The television and internet conglomerate has teamed up with Verizon Wireless in an attempt to become its own mobile operator. In its ever-present quest for wireless superiority, Comcast quietly launched its own mobile network, aptly dubbed Xfinity Mobile. The service … Continue reading

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