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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - SMARTPHONES

    Mobile phones making books more accessible in developing countries

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 05:05am by GUARDIAN

    ... The Guardian People in developing countries reading more now that books are available via phone Mobiles help make reading accessible Sixty-two per centof people in developing countries are reading more, now that they can read on their mobile phones. One in three said they read to children from their mobile phones, and 90 per cent of respondents said they would be spending more time ...

  2. News - World - SMARTPHONES

    Mozilla jumps into smartphone OS fray

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... Firefox maker plans to revolutionise mobile industry by targeting developing world Mozilla, the maker of the Firefox internet browser, will today launch its first smartphone operating platform and the handsets on which it will run in an attempt to shake up the way the mobile world does business. Aimed squarely at the developing world, Firefox OS will run on handsets made ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology - SMARTPHONES

    Xiaomi tests the Taiwan market with a HK$1407 smartphone

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 07:37pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... ago through a pairing with the island’s third largest mobile carrier, Far EasTone Telecommunications. Advertised as fast and cheap, Xiaomi phones have sold in Taipei retail outlets at a pace ... Jeremy Blum jeremy.blum@scmp.com The Hongmi smartphone will go on sale in Taiwan in early December Chinese mobile company Xiaomi has already courted considerable success on the mainland ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - SMARTPHONES

    Google to introduce US$50 smartphone that users can customise

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 10:26am by GDN

    ... modules, colours and accessories. “It’s called the Grey Phone because it’s meant to be drab grey to get people to customise it,” said Eremenko. Project Ara is Google’s attempt to make a mobile ... of Ara could be used to build any number of devices, far beyond a simple smartphone and wouldn’t require a mobile phone radio or Wi-Fi module, for instance. “’What is a phone’ can be challenged ...

  5. News - China Insider - SMARTPHONES

    Xiaomi wants to sell 100 million phones in 2015, tall task to equal Lenovo

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 07:27pm by Paul Bischoff

    ... Paul Bischoff Xiamo expects to make HK$88 million in revenue by the end of this year Chinese domestic mobile phone giant Xiaomi has big plans in store for 2014, and the company expects its ... mobile models, the Nubia Z5 Mini, was seen being used by Chinese first lady Peng Liyuan in a widely-publicised photograph taken on March 29. According to data released from e-commerce site ...

  6. News - China Insider - SMARTPHONES

    Does Xiaomi's new budget smartphone mean the end for China's cheap counterfeits?

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 07:20pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... manufacturer Xiaomi released its newest mobile device, the Mi-3, on Tuesday to great success, leaving some buyers wondering if the company’s budget products would lead to the demise of cheap ... microblog on 15 October. Founded in 2010 and sometimes labelled as China’s answer to electronics giants Apple and Samsung, Xiaomi has made a name for itself selling homegrown mobile devices ...

  7. Comment - Blogs - SMARTPHONES

    Weibo: Xiaomi finds fans in Facebook, Vancl

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 03:25pm by Doug Young

    ... sings the praises of Xiaomi phones. He adds that Vancl's mobile platform will offer Xiaomi models, in line with Xiaomi's strategy of selling most of its phones online.  As I've ...

  8. Business - Companies - SMARTPHONES

    Struggling HTC gets ready to ring in changes in 2013

    Posted Feb 14th 2013, 12:00am by Ralph Jennings

    ... three of China's mobile operators, bolstering its own sales and marketing efforts", he said. But now local rivals such as Huawei and ZTE are hurting it with even cheaper models. Some ... in marketing, analysts say. It is expected to release a landmark model handset at the Mobile World Congress in Spain this month and acquire power-efficient chipsets from Qualcomm in May. Advertising ...

  9. Lifestyle - Technology - SMARTPHONES

    HTC unveils two Windows phones in challenge to Nokia

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 02:25pm by Reuters in New York

    ... on sale at three of the top four US mobile operators – Verizon Wireless, AT&T Inc and T-Mobile USA. Until now, HTC has been betting on its One series of phones, but so far this year sales ...

  10. Business - Companies - SMARTPHONES

    Apple, Samsung searches sizzle as new smartphones launch

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... smartphone-media tablet hybrid, was launched in Hong Kong yesterday. The Galaxy S III was released earlier in June. All three devices support high-speed 4G mobile networks, which provide theoretical online ...




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