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    Apple is expected to say this week that it has sold more iPhones in China than on its home turf in the US for the first time...

  2. January 22, 2015

    Transported to a new world by Google Cardboard, a $25 VR headset

    “Cardboard” is a funny thing to call a teleportation machine. But when paired with a smartphone and a willing suspension of...

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  1. FT Tech Hub

    January 22, 2015

    With HoloLens, Microsoft gets some sizzle

    You’re standing on the surface of Mars. You look down and marvel at the detail, then up to the horizon, following the ridge...

  2. January 20, 2015

    Samsung considers stock split to lure investors

    Samsung Electronics is considering a stock split, a move that could give a small boost to its beleaguered market...

  3. January 16, 2015

    Smartphones in pipeline that offer more for less

    The smartphone market is set for lots of changes this year, but big, category-changing innovations are unlikely, according...

  4. January 15, 2015

    Best Buy blighted by gloomy sales outlook

    Best Buy was punished by investors on Thursday despite reporting strong holiday sales figures, as the electronics retailer...

  5. January 15, 2015

    Samsung/BlackBerry: fruit salad

    In 2010, as comedians Harry Enfield and Ronnie Corbett discussed a faulty BlackBerry in a produce shop (“did you try it on...

  6. January 14, 2015

    Samsung targets India with smartphone in bid to cut Android ties

    Samsung Electronics has launched its first smartphone powered by its Tizen operating system, in a major move to break away...

  7. January 13, 2015

    Li Ka-shing’s reshuffle shows change is afoot for family empires

    When the word went out last Friday that Victor Li, son of Li Ka-shing, would meet the press to discuss a mystery issue, the...

  8. January 13, 2015

    China’s tech winners set to consolidate

    Just before the end of last year, Beijing-based Xiaomi raised more than $1bn in its latest round of financing, bringing its...

  9. January 12, 2015

    SanDisk slips as revenue misses target

    SanDisk, a maker of memory chips, lagged behind the US benchmark, after the company’s preliminary fourth-quarter revenue and...

  10. January 8, 2015

    Samsung: less bad

    Doing a little better than expected is important, when that improvement saves you from stepping off a cliff. That image is...

  11. January 8, 2015

    Samsung profits down as smartphone division feels squeeze

    Yoon Boo-keun, Samsung Electronics’ co-chief executive, spent the early part of this week sharing his dream of filling every...

  12. January 8, 2015

    Samsung confirms drop in full-year profit

    Samsung Electronics confirmed its first full-year profit decline since 2011, but its shares ticked up after fourth-quarter...

  13. January 6, 2015

    Motorola returns to Chinese smartphone market

    Motorola is planning a return to the Chinese smartphone market to take on local manufacturers such as Xiaomi and Huawei, as...

  14. January 6, 2015

    US regulator warns technology groups on privacy

    Technology companies need to work harder to protect consumer privacy and security, a senior US regulator warned on Tuesday,...

  15. January 6, 2015

    Google and Samsung unveil competing plans for smart TV software

    Google and Samsung sought to stake out their claims to dominate the market for software that powers internet-connected...

  16. January 6, 2015

    HTC staunches market share erosion

    Smartphone maker HTC reported a quarterly rise in turnover for the first time since 2011, as new mid-range phones and a...

  17. January 6, 2015

    Samsung focuses on future after tough year

    Samsung Electronics attempted to put a difficult year behind it and bring forward a futuristic vision of the “internet of...

  18. January 4, 2015

    Virtual and augmented reality look to sharpen the picture at CES

    Several start-ups and many of the biggest names in technology are lining up to show off their virtual reality headsets at...

  19. FT Data

    December 30, 2014

    The ten charts of 2014

    We produce a lot of charts at the FT. Here are ten of the most notable, which illustrated some of the biggest stories of the...

  20. December 30, 2014

    Asean smartphone makers play to home market strengths

    Lionel Messi starred in global advertisements this summer for Samsung Electronics but in Indonesia the Barcelona footballer...

  21. December 26, 2014

    Prosecutors raid LG over washing machine row with Samsung

    South Korean prosecutors raided LG Electronics’ headquarters in Seoul on Friday amid claims that a team of its executives...

  22. December 24, 2014

    Samsung closes flagship store in UK

    Samsung has closed its flagship retail store in London, in the first sign the Korean manufacturer may be stepping away from...

  23. December 23, 2014

    Apple-led Rockstar sells phone patents in $900m deal

    Rockstar, an intellectual-property consortium led by Apple and Microsoft, has ended its litigation against Samsung, LG and...

  24. December 19, 2014

    Samsung eyes 50% dividend boost

    Samsung Electronics plans to increase its full-year dividend by as much as 50 per cent in an attempt to appease disgruntled...

  25. December 18, 2014

    Shares in Samsung’s de facto holding group Cheil double on debut

    Cheil Industries, Samsung Group’s de facto holding company, more than doubled its market capitalisation on its trading debut...

  26. December 17, 2014

    BlackBerry Classic: hands-on review

    BlackBerry launched its latest smartphone, the Classic, on Wednesday just steps away from the Wall Street Bull sculpture in...

  27. December 17, 2014

    BlackBerry appeals anew to keyboard addicts

    BlackBerry unveiled its new Classic smartphone on Wednesday, its fourth handset launch of the year as the company tries to...

  28. December 16, 2014

    Xiaomi: never mind the profits

    In software, if a company is growing fast enough, all else is forgiven. Xiaomi has extended this principle to hardware. The...

  29. December 16, 2014

    Imagination conjures vision of sales rise

    Imagination Technologies, the UK microchip designer that counts Apple as its biggest customer, is betting on the rise of...

  30. December 14, 2014

    Foreign websites click with South Korean shoppers

    Ahn Hee-jung is an avid user of overseas online shopping sites. Having splurged $6,000 on home appliances, the 31-year-old...

  31. December 11, 2014

    Taiwan tech: the screen and the cycle

    Once upon a time, in a kingdom called Taiwan, lived many happy companies making electronics. They provided decent goods at...

  32. December 10, 2014

    Digital future signals more active role for the patient

    Healthcare has been slower than other industries to feel the full force of digital technology. Whereas everyday activities...

  33. December 1, 2014

    Samsung modest reshuffle disappoints

    Samsung Electronics has unveiled a modest reshuffle that leaves virtually all the key unit chiefs in place, disappointing...

  34. November 30, 2014

    Samsung ‘crown prince’ Lee Jae-yong poised to make mark

    Its chairman and driving force has been gravely ill and in hospital for months. Sales of its flagship Galaxy smartphones are...

  35. November 28, 2014

    Smart bag for a smartphone?

    Earlier this year I had the opportunity to trial some “exoskeleton” trousers which gave the wearer the ability to carry a...

  36. November 26, 2014

    How the smart went out of the Samsung phone

    It was in 2010 that Lee Kun-hee, chairman of the Samsung group, warned that South Korea’s most famous company risked...

  37. November 26, 2014

    Samsung: sort it out

    When buying shares in a company, it is not unreasonable to expect to have an understanding of the business structure....

  38. November 26, 2014

    Samsung to sell chemicals and defence stakes

    Samsung Group has agreed to sell most of its chemicals and defence operations to Hanwha for Won1.9tn ($1.7bn), in the latest...

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