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Apple declared world's largest smartphone manufacturer

Apple declared world's largest smartphone manufacturer

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Back in July, when Nokia posted details of its operating loss of £424 million and smartphone shipment figures of 16.7 million, we told you how it meant that Apple had leapfrogged the Finnish company in terms of smartphone manufacturing. Well, now the... >>

PC market growth falls to single digits for Q4 2008

PC market growth falls to single digits for Q4 2008

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The PC market's growth across Europe, the Middle East and Africa fell to low single digits in the fourth quarter of 2008, following several quarters of double digit growth, preliminary data released by IDC EMEA suggests. With unit growth of 1.8% year... >>

Vodafone to bid for Wayfinder

Vodafone to bid for Wayfinder

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Vodafone is to make a cash offer for a Swedish navigational software firm Wayfinder, that values the Swedish company at 239 million Swedish krona, around £19,800,000. "This acquisition will enable Vodafone to develop its existing mobile navigation and... >>

Global PC market is ours, says HP

Global PC market is ours, says HP

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Now is the time for corporate reports and market analysis, and two of the latest name Hewlett-Packard (HP) as king of the PC manufacturing market. HP had 18.8% of global PC unit shipments for 2007, according to results from Q4 of 2007, published by industry... >>

PC users opt for Laptops over Desktop computers

PC users opt for Laptops over Desktop computers

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PC users are embracing the laptop like never before according to research from IDC. According to the research house in the UK, laptop sales are up by 26.3% in 2006 compared to 2005 while desktop sales are up by just under 2% in the same timeframe. However... >>