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Samsung confirms the February 20 launch of its foldable phone

Samsung gave us a glimpse of its foldable phone last year in November. And then at CES this year, it showcased the phone to a limited audience. Samsung was expected to launch its foldable phone - currently call    

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Sprint lawsuit: AT&Ts 5GE branding is false advertising deceptive

AT&T displaying 5GE logo on devices connected to LTE Advanced network AT&T’s decision to put “5GE” indicators on Android and potentially Apple devices connected to    

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Oppo developing in-screen camera, embedded in app icon

The trend with cameras inside the screen started in the end of 2018 and looks certain to gain speed throughout 2019. Instead of hiding the selfie camera like some companies, Oppo has decided to go in a complete    

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Counterclockwise: flip phones rise with the tide then sink

The first flip phone dates back to 1996 - the Motorola StarTAC - that's essentially the Jurassic Period of mobile phones. And at one point the hottest handset in the world was a flip phone (Motorola again    

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Acer founder expects elderly consumers to be opportunity for Taiwan IT industry

Acer founder Stan Shih has pointed out that Taiwan's IT sectors should work together to pursue the business opportunity from the elderly consumer group and can leverage the success of Taiwan's nationa    

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Qualcomm upbeats about mmWave technology, says Digitimes Research

As millimeter wave (mmWave) is likely to serve as the first frontier technology to mobilize Enhanced Mobile Broadband (eMBB) applications in the 5G commercial market from 2019-2020, Qualcomm is actively deployi    

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Synergy expects rising battery demand from true wireless earbuds

With the strong popularity of the Apple AirPods, and chip developers including Qualcomm and Realtek offering solutions for true wireless earbuds, more earphone brands are expected to begin mass shipments of the    

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Foxconn sees 2018 revenues reach new record

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$619.32 billion (US$19.95 billion) for December 2018, up 2.97% on month, but down 8.27% on year, while the company'    

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Richard Yu outlines Huawei's priorities for 2019 in open letter

Huawei was a company of contrasts in 2018 - it reached new highs in smartphone sales while being repeatedly targeted by governments across the globe because of privacy issues and evading trade sanctions.Richard    

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LG Q4 preliminary earnings for 2018 show 10% increase in sales

LG announced today its preliminary earnings for the fourth quarter of 2018, along with total annual results. The company reached KRW15.8 trillion (about14 billion) of consolidated revenues, which is slightly mo    

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