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IDC forecast: Smartphone sales growth to fall sharply by 2018

Smartphone manufacturers have had a good time in recent years. The market has been burgeoning and the sale graph has rocketed northwards. However, this ecstasy may be short-lived, so claims market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC).

Smartphone market welcomes LG Optimus G Pro launch!

Samsung, Sony, BlackBerry and Apple''''s iPhone get on the guard and make a little space the LG Optimus G Pro has finally made its presence known. Isn’t it time, for these high-end competitors to share the slice of the “Smartphone market share” with LG now? With LG Optimus G Pro launched at only about Rs. 42,500, we hope Galaxy Note II is making a “note” of this recent launch!

Apple slashes orders for iPhone 5 screens due to less demand, reports

iPhone 5 is doing well, but not as well as Apple predicted

You might think that demand for Apple iPhones is much more than what Apple can meet, but the reality seems to be quite different.

RIM set to cut at-least 2,000 jobs--Reports

According to news surfacing in Canadian newspapers RIM (Research in Motion) is set to cut atleast 2,000 jobs across the department in lieu of its global restructuring efforts.

Increased Smartphone sale increase Samsung Q4 revenue

According to Samsung increased Smartphone sale boosted their Q4 result in which the company registered 17% increased earning.

Motorola Mobility revenue dips in fourth quarter

Motorola Mobility registered dip in revenue in the fourth quarter due to the increased competition in Smartphone market.

Samsung leads smartphone market in US -- comScore report

Samsung continues to lead the smartphone market in United States but Apple is gaining share.

China surpasses US as largest smartphone market

China has overtaken the United States to become the largest market for smartphones, according to a report by Strategy Analytics.

Samsung topples Apple to become No. 1 smartphone seller

Samsung Electronics Co. has surpassed arch rival Apple Inc. to become the world's largest smartphone seller in the third quarter this year, a new study released by Strategy Analytics shows.