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Sales of low-cost handsets rising significantly, says Juniper Research

Between 2009 and 2014, annual sales of low-cost mobile handsets will rise by 22% to over 700 million, according to Juniper Research. Operators and device manufacturers are increasingly looking to emerging marke    

Arima Communications to ship 13 million handsets in 2009

Despite the global slowdown, Arima Communications expects its handset shipments to reach 13 million units in 2009 as did in 2008, thanks to growing orders from LG Electronics (LGE), according to company chairma    

Apple unveils iPhone 3G S, drops iPhone 3G price
Jun 08, 2009 (Updated Jul 01, 2009) Cellpex, United States, Ohio - admin

Apple has unveiled the iPhone 3G S, what the company calls the most powerful iPhone yet. New features include improved speed and performance – up to twice as fast as iPhone 3G – with longer    

Intel invests US$43 million in UQ to expand WiMAX service in Japan

Intel Capital, Intel's global investment organization, has invested US$43 million in Japan-based UQ Communications, a provider of WiMAX mobile services. UQ will utilize the funding to continue the nationwi    

Palm Pre stands to shake up smartphone status quo, says iSuppli

Palm's new Pre smartphone holds strong potential for robust sales growth, and may have a major influence on other platforms as well as the technology supply chain, according to iSuppli.    

Arima Communications see handset shipments up, but revenues down in May, says paper

Arima Communications saw its handset shipments increase 18% sequentially to 1.18 million in May, but revenues for the month showed an 8.6% sequential decline to NT$1.48 billion (US$45.4 million), according to a