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Google and Foxconn reportedly getting closer when it comes to robotics

Google and Foxconn reportedly getting closer when it comes to robotics

By 12 February 2014

Google and Foxconn, the big manufacturer often associated with Apple, may soon work together on a project you might not have guessed: robotics. The Wall Street Journal reports that Foxconn and former-Android boss Andy Rubin may soon join to pursue new... >>

BlackBerry 64-bit octa-core smartphone planned for 2015?

BlackBerry 64-bit octa-core smartphone planned for 2015?

By 10 February 2014

BlackBerry plans to launch a new smartphone with an octa-core processor, it's claimed. Tech news website N4BB reported that BlackBerry is currently developing a smartphone that will use Qualcomm's eight-core Snapdragon MSM8994 chipset. This processor... >>

Foxconn considering 'advanced display' TV factory in US, perfect for Apple's iTV

Foxconn considering 'advanced display' TV factory in US, perfect for Apple's iTV

By 26 January 2014

Foxconn, the company who assembles gadgets for Apple and other companies, is looking into launching a manufacturing plant in the US to build advanced displays. Foxconn chairman Terry Gou told reporters on Sunday a US plant would be made up of high-tech... >>

BlackBerry in 2014: Pocket-lint predicts

BlackBerry in 2014: Pocket-lint predicts

By 1 January 2014

BlackBerry is struggling. Not just a little, but a lot. The Canadian company reported results for its financial Q3 2014 on 20 December, and it wasn’t good. Revenues reached $1.2 billion over the quarter, down a whopping 56 per cent from last year's... >>

BlackBerry and Foxconn sign five-year deal to develop a new smartphone

BlackBerry and Foxconn sign five-year deal to develop a new smartphone

By 20 December 2013

Just when you thought BlackBerry had no more hands left to play, it’s pulled another move that could breath new life into the company. BlackBerry and Foxconn, the factory famous for manufacturing iPhones, have signed a five-year deal. The two companies... >>

Apple reportedly planning 12.9-inch iPad for second half of 2014

Apple reportedly planning 12.9-inch iPad for second half of 2014

By 25 November 2013

Apple is planning to release a larger iPad, coming in at 12.9-inches, in the second half of the year, according to Digitimes.  Allegedly Quanta Computer will be tasked with developing the larger-sized iPad for mass production for release in the latter... >>

Foxconn reportedly testing 12.9-inch iPad for 2014 launch

Foxconn reportedly testing 12.9-inch iPad for 2014 launch

By 5 November 2013

One of the world's go-to tablets might increase in size by a few inches, if reports out of China turn out to be true. Apple manufacturer Foxconn is testing a larger 12.9-inch iPad for the company, reports PadNews. The company is said to be targeting a... >>

Foxconn smartwatch could beat Apple to the punch

Foxconn smartwatch could beat Apple to the punch

By 27 June 2013

Foxconn, which recently announced plans to launch its own line of accessories, appears to have already set the ball rolling by demoing a new smart watch. The device, which is capable of connecting to the iPhone, can do things like show Facebook messages... >>

Firefox OS tablet official, Foxconn reveals

Firefox OS tablet official, Foxconn reveals

By 3 June 2013

The long-rumoured Firefox OS-powered tablet has now been made official. Revealed at a Foxconn press event during Computex 2013 in Taipei, the tablet emerged on a desk next to a Foxconn employee. While there are absolutely no details whatsoever on the... >>

Foxconn teaming up with Mozilla to push smartphone OS

Foxconn teaming up with Mozilla to push smartphone OS

By 3 June 2013

Foxconn and Mozilla have announced a partnership that will see the two companies join forces in order to build presence in the world of smartphone operating systems. Foxconn, also known as Hon Hai Group, will be the sixth equipment manufacturer to partner... >>