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Samsung says Galaxy S5 smartphone enjoys brisk sales

Visitors pass a signboard of Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S5 at its showroom in Seoul on April 29, 2014.  Samsung Electronics reported on April 29 its net profit had risen 5.9 percent year-on-year in the first quarter to 7.57 trillion won (USD 7.3 billion) but operating profit declined for a second straight quarter on slowing smartphone revenue. AFP

Sales of Samsung Electronics’ new flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone are outpacing that of its predecessor, the company’s co-chief executive said, suggesting it may be regaining momentum in the multi-billion-dollar sector.

Posted: May 15th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

US NSA spies on China telcoms giant Huawei – report

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The US National Security Agency has secretly tapped into the networks of Chinese telecom and internet giant Huawei, the New York Times and Der Spiegel reported on their websites Saturday.

Posted: March 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Why didn’t missing jet passengers use their cellphones?

A relative of a passenger from the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 plane uses a mobile phone at the Lido Hotel in Beijing on March 11, 2014. The accounts of some passengers on Chinese messaging tool QQ show they had been online, reports say, although the operator says that failure to shut the software down properly can give that impression. Photo from The Star Online-Asia News Network

In the age of smartphones and social media, one question surrounding the disappearance of the Malaysian airliner is why none of the passengers tried to contact relatives, as they did during the 9/11 attacks.

Posted: March 19th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Nokia, BlackBerry, Motorola search for lost glory

A woman shows the new Nokia XL at the Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest mobile phone trade show in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. AP

Once the mobile world’s pioneers, Nokia, Motorola and BlackBerry are now the industry’s sorry laggards, searching for lost glory.

Posted: February 27th, 2014 in Gadgets,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Blackberry unveils smartphones made by Foxconn

Struggling Canadian handset maker Blackberry unveiled Tuesday its first smartphones built by new Taiwanese partner Foxconn as it fights to recover from huge losses. AFP

Struggling Canadian handset maker Blackberry unveiled Tuesday its first smartphones built by new Taiwanese partner Foxconn as it fights to recover from huge losses.

Posted: February 26th, 2014 in Gadgets,Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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