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  1. April 14, 2014

    Intel turns to Chinese tablet makers

    US chipmaker Intel is hoping Chinese tablet manufacturers will help save it from being crushed by the slow demise of the PC....

  2. April 10, 2014

    US internet ad spending surpasses broadcast TV

    US ad spending on the internet surpassed ad spending on broadcast television for the first time last year, increasing 17 per...

  1. April 8, 2014

    Investors take $275bn bite out of big tech groups

    Stock market investors have just taken a $275bn bite out of the world’s largest publicly traded internet companies. The 14...

  2. April 8, 2014

    Samsung forecasts mild drop in operating profit

    Samsung Electronics has estimated that first-quarter operating profit fell from the same period a year ago, but its...

  3. March 31, 2014

    BT turns attention to shaking up UK mobile market

    BT is to mount a fresh challenge to mobile operators with cut-price bundled offers using its broadband network and the 4G...

  4. March 27, 2014

    Instagram passes Twitter in race for US smartphone users

    Instagram has overtaken Twitter to become more popular with US smartphone users, highlighting the rise of the Facebook-owned...

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    March 27, 2014

    South Korea consumers jump global Galaxy S5 queue

    Samsung Galaxy S5 (Getty) South Koreans consumers will be able to jump the global queue for Samsung Electronics’ new...

  6. March 24, 2014

    Indian start-ups tap into mobile payments technology

    Good luck finding a local store or delivery person in India who accepts anything but cash. Even in a nation of 1.2bn, fewer...

  7. March 23, 2014

    Candy Crush: Play it again

    On a sunny spring morning in San Francisco, thousands of gamer geeks huddle together in a dark room, all fretting over when...

  8. March 20, 2014

    Chat apps make China Mobile suffer first profits fall in 14 years

    Chat apps are cutting into the profits of China Mobile, the world’s largest mobile carrier by subscribers, which blamed the...

  9. March 18, 2014

    Mobile computing wars move to watches

    The mobile computing war officially moved from phones to “smart” watches on Tuesday, as Google formally launched entered...

  10. March 14, 2014

    China cracks down on mobile phone payments

    China has ordered a halt to mobile phone payment systems and virtual credit cards, in a move that will slow the rapid...

  11. March 13, 2014

    Broadcasters grapple with the future of TV news

    It was Emmy Award-winning coverage: a report from Syria showing the devastation of the city of Homs. But when the editor of...

  12. March 12, 2014

    4G auction preserved competition, says spending watchdog

    The auction of 4G spectrum last year has been commended by the UK’s public spending watchdog for maintaining competition....

  13. March 10, 2014

    UK government signals push on ‘5G’ mobile technology

    Downloading a song in seconds and a movie in less than a minute on the move will be made possible in the next stage of...

  14. March 10, 2014

    Smartphone payment system to be unveiled in UK

    Smartphone users with accounts at nine of Britain’s biggest banks will soon be able to pay people based only on their mobile...

  15. March 9, 2014

    Google readies Android push into wearable devices

    Google will soon launch its attempt to dominate a new generation of wearable technology using its Android software, in the...

  16. February 27, 2014

    Review: Samsung Galaxy S5 offers pleasing advances but no revolution

    Samsung Galaxy S5 (rating 4/5) Despite some cool new features that deserve a warm welcome, Samsung’s new handset...

  17. February 24, 2014

    Mobile operators turn to machines for growth

    Major mobile operators that find their traditional roaming, messaging and voice businesses under threat are turning to...

  18. February 24, 2014

    Nokia launches Google Android phone

    Nokia will launch its latest handset using Google’s Android operating system, after rejecting the platform for Microsoft...

  19. February 23, 2014

    MediaTek to focus more on western markets as it targets Qualcomm

    MediaTek will focus more on western markets and on the fastest growing tier of the smartphone market, which the Taiwanese...

  20. February 21, 2014

    Investor expectations low for Samsung Galaxy S5

    The launch of Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy S4 smartphone last year was an all-singing, all-dancing extravaganza, featuring a...

  21. February 20, 2014

    Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi expands abroad

    Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi began its global expansion on Thursday as its popular midrange handsets went on sale in...

  22. February 13, 2014

    Lenovo head confident of turning around Motorola handset unit

    China’s Lenovo Group said it would take between three and five quarters to turn around the lossmaking Motorola handset...

  23. February 11, 2014

    Facebook looks to cut smartphone cost

    Facebook and other internet content providers are pressing mobile operators to give subscribers in some markets special...

  24. February 10, 2014

    Alibaba in $1.6bn bid for map app AutoNavi

    Chinese ecommerce group Alibaba has made an unsolicited bid for control of China’s most successful map app, part of...

  25. February 7, 2014

    GoPro zooms in on IPO plan

    GoPro, the maker of small action cameras beloved of surfers and snowboarders, on Friday broadcast its plans for a...

  26. February 6, 2014

    Technology review: LG is on a learning curve with its G Flex handset

    LG G Flex (rating: 3/5) I am among the first to acknowledge that televisions that are curved or “ultra” high definition are...

  27. January 28, 2014

    Apple plants seeds for the next big thing

    Trumpeting its successes in the 30 years since the advent of the Macintosh computer, Apple last week urged customers to...

  28. January 28, 2014

    Global smartphone shipments top 1bn in 2013, shows IDC report

    Global smartphone shipments surpassed 1bn last year for the first time, driven by demand for cheaper devices that contrasted...

  29. January 27, 2014

    Fresh urgency for Samsung reinvention drive

    Lee Kun-hee, Samsung Electronics’ 72-year-old chairman, likes to begin each new year by reminding his employees of the need...

  30. January 24, 2014

    Samsung warns of weak earnings growth this quarter

    Samsung Electronics has warned that weak earnings momentum will continue into 2014, as the South Korean company confirmed...

  31. January 19, 2014

    Nintendo’s declining sales put change of game plan on cards

    Shares in Nintendo tumbled nearly a fifth Monday morning as investors responded to the Japanese company’s warning that it no...

  32. January 17, 2014

    Nintendo slashes earnings outlook to a loss on grim sales

    Nintendo warns of Y25bn loss Nintendo has slashed its full-year earnings forecast to a loss after a tough holiday season,...

  33. January 8, 2014

    EE and Vodafone to offer voice and data services in Channel tunnel

    British Eurotunnel passengers will finally be able to use mobile phones under the sea following an agreement between the...

  34. January 7, 2014

    Samsung undershoots profit expectations

    Samsung Electronics has estimated that fourth-quarter earnings missed analysts’ forecasts, amid slowing demand for its...

  35. January 6, 2014

    T-Mobile US to buy Verizon spectrum in $3.3bn deal

    T-Mobile US will improve its coverage in as much as half of the American mobile telecoms market after acquiring and swapping...

  36. January 6, 2014

    CES 2014: Wearables emerge as top trend

    The T-shirt that tracks your heartbeat. The bra that tells you if you are eating too much. The badge-sized camera that takes...

  37. January 6, 2014

    Global tech market poised to shrink amid lack of new gadgets

    The global technology market is forecast to shrink this year, as the sector’s strong growth in developing economies stalls...

  38. December 26, 2013

    Apple fined in Taiwan for price restrictions

    TAIPEI, December 26 – Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission fined Apple $666,700 for restricting the prices charged by local...

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