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Why Apple is best positioned in smartphones

”Back in my systems engineering days, I spent a lot of time evaluating competing vendors for subcontracts on systems or components. I would present my findings in a summary table that listed the key metrics and values for each competing vendor. 239 more words


The flagship smartphone is dead

We used to live in simpler times. Five years ago, there was only one iPhone, one Palm Pre, one Nokia N8, and one Xperia X10. 692 more words


New Samsung patents reveal foldable and scrollable smartphone/tablet designs

A patent recently published by the USPTO and unearthed by Patently Mobile reveals Samsung could have plans to design and build foldable, bendable and scrollable devices with various designs. 380 more words


Not everyone succumbs to the tech industry's 'upgrade your phone now' attitude

NEW YORK – Between splashy launches, lavish new-phone offers (get a free HDTV on activation!) and frequent software updates that slow down your old handset, it sometimes feels like the entire technology industry is pushing you to… 1,059 more words


Cyber Monday Android deals: $60 off Kindle Fire HD 10, Moto G 2 for $99, prepaid LG for $15, more

Black Friday may have come and gone, but tech companies and retailers are keen to keep the discounts running through this week with their annual Cyber Monday deals. 600 more words


Update #2: The eBay deal is sold out too. 
Amazon is sold out but we found an even better deal on ebay. $389 shipped for a new 32GB Galaxy S6… 299 more words


Mobile Zombies

Have you ever seen a video, or a work of art, or even a movie that compares people who are constantly on their mobile phones or social networks to zombies? 676 more words