Posts Tagged ‘Smartphones’

Russia makes local apps mandatory on smartphones

by AFP/ pic by BLOOMBERG
MOSCOW – Russian President Vladimir Putin (picture) has signed a law a requiring all smartphones and computers sold in ...

China border agents search through Hong Kong travelers’ phones

by BLOOMBERG/ pic by BLOOMBERG
Hong Kong travelers to China are being asked to unlock their smartphones so Chinese agents can examine chat messages and ...

Samsung prepares for RM479b splurge on chips

SEOUL • Samsung Electronics Co Ltd intends to invest 133 trillion won (RM478.8 billion) over the next decade or so to take on Intel Corp and Qualcomm Inc ...

Samsung pressured to cut spending as demand slackens

SEOUL • With Samsung Electronics Co Ltd set to report its first drop in quarterly profit in two years, investors are counting on the world’s biggest ...

Huawei counters ‘political forces’ with record sales

BEIJING • Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s consumer chief dismissed US “political forces” and attempts to crimp the company’s growth, saying sales of ...

Apple nears bear market territory as iPhone demand concern mounts

SAN FRANCISCO • Apple Inc shares dropped close to bear market territory on Monday on concern consumers are no longer clamouring for its cornerstone ...

IT retailers still upbeat with SST

By KEVIN WONG / Pic By TMR
Retailers of information technology (IT) products are not expecting any huge impact on their businesses with the ...

Neffos aims to be in top 5 in Malaysia 3

The brand’s sales revenue has already increased 300% compared to last year’s figure
By KEVIN WONG The race among smartphone manufacturers to be ranked ...

LG Display to stay reliant on LCDs

By BLOOMBERG
TOKYO • As Apple Inc looks set to make more iPhones using organic light-emitting diode displays (OLEDs), one of its key screen suppliers ...

Huawei can’t block Samsung China manufacturing, Judge says

by BLOOMBERG
Samsung Electronics Co. can continue manufacturing and selling smartphones in China while it battles Huawei Technologies Co. over patent ...
George Zhao Zhiwei

For many, cheap and cheerful smartphones make sense

Some Malaysians are willing to fork out a lot to purchase flagship smartphones from leading brands, but there are many who opt for the cheaper and ...

Apple is said to plan giant iPhone and a lower-priced model

by BLOOMBERG
Apple Inc. is preparing to release a trio of new smartphones later this year: the largest iPhone ever, an upgraded handset the same size ...