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Posted by khyers @ 27/08/2014 14:37:00
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Posted by AThorwart @ 22/08/2014 15:01:00
LINE is one of the more well-known social networking apps around the world. The Japanese messaging service first launched in 2011 and has since expanded beyond being j... read more

Posted by rlanctot @ 22/08/2014 13:16:00
So says Dick the Butcher in Shakespeare’s Henry the Sixth, Part 2. U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri might have been expressing similar sentiments when she incredulously inquired as to how GM Executive Vice President and Lead Counsel Michael Millikin and Lucy Clark Doughte... read more

Posted by woh @ 22/08/2014 01:38:00
According to the recently published Japan Handset Vendor Marketshare by Operator in Q2 2014 report under our Handset Coun... read more

Posted by wablondi @ 22/08/2014 00:51:00
Summer’s not over and neither is the stream of new entrants in the Smart Home market. Last week read more

Posted by mwilkins @ 20/08/2014 15:18:00
Following on from a promising start to the Tablet market in Q1 2014, the Q2 Tablet market was up 4.7% to 52.4 million units globally, according to new research from Strategy Analytics Tablet and Touchscree... read more

Posted by rlanctot @ 20/08/2014 12:24:00
The U.S. Department of Transportation is seeking to mandate the installation of a device in cars for vehicle-to-vehicle communications. For some reason the agency fails to perceive that there is already a life-saving device in the car. That device is called a wireless phone. The wirele... read more

Posted by rlanctot @ 19/08/2014 15:24:00
Yesterday I said buh-bye to UBI car insurance. UBI is the acronym given by the insurance industry to the service based on a tracking device being installed in the insured driver’s car. It stands for usage-based insurance. I had been a State Farm customer for approximately 15 year... read more

Posted by dmercer @ 19/08/2014 15:15:00
Would Sky or any other “legacy” pay TV provider ever offer all of its video services over the open... read more

Posted by dmacqueen @ 18/08/2014 15:31:00
Amazon has launched a card reader and integrated app to take payments in stores, which it plans to offer to merchants with physical retail locations. It’s launching into a crowded market, with Square, ... read more

Posted by rlanctot @ 18/08/2014 10:02:00
In the eyes of the car industry the only thing worse than telling car makers what kind of cars to build is telling dealers what kind of cars to sell. Both propositions smack of restraint of trade or even, dare I say it, socialism. So it was no surprise when a National Automobile Dealer... read more

Posted by wablondi @ 15/08/2014 00:21:00
Those tracking the Smart Home market have seen a plethora of DIY systems debuting recently – Wink... read more

Posted by AThorwart @ 14/08/2014 17:51:00
According to AppTRAX, Pandora is the third most grossing app in the U.S. during 2014 – Only Clash of Clans ... read more

Posted by woh @ 13/08/2014 02:22:00
According to the recently-published 'Global Handset Vendor Marketshare for 15 Countries in Q2 2014' under our HCST (Handse... read more

Posted by MGoodman @ 12/08/2014 18:21:00
Most retailers prefer not to get in to public spats with their suppliers but this clearly this is not the case with Amazon who in a dispute with Disney has blocked pre-orders of cert... read more

Posted by rlanctot @ 12/08/2014 16:12:00
This is a follow-up to the original blog: http://tinyurl.com/mhk5upj So let me make sure I get this right. Hackers Charlie Miller, security engineer for Twitter, and Chris Valasek, (left) director of security intelligence at IOActive: 1) “Hacked” into ... read more

Posted by MGoodman @ 11/08/2014 18:49:00
Vivendi is in the middle of a major overhaul as it seeks to become more focused both operationally and geographically. Until recently, Vivendi’s strategic focus could be best d... read more

Posted by nmawston @ 11/08/2014 11:39:00
According to new research from our WDS (Devices) service, worldwide mobile phone shipments grew +6% annually in Q2 2014. Asia and Africa Mid... read more

Posted by nmawston @ 11/08/2014 11:33:00
According to new research from our WDE (Wearables) service, global smartwatch shipments grew a healthy +400% YoY in Q2 2014. The market was driven by ... read more

Posted by woh @ 11/08/2014 01:56:00
According to our recently published report, Global Smartphone Market Share for 15 Countries in Q2 2014, in our HCST (Handset Country Share Tracker) se... read more

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