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BlackBerry Curve beats iPhone in popularity stakes

BlackBerry Curve beats iPhone in popularity stakes

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RIM and its range of BlackBerry handsets has regained the upper ground against the iPhone, according to new figures out in the US. According to the NPD Group, a "leading provider of reliable and comprehensive consumer and retail information for a wide... >>

iPhone beats RAZR as top selling US mobile

iPhone beats RAZR as top selling US mobile

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Apple's iPhone 3G has "dethroned" the Motorola RAZR as the leading handset purchased by adult consumers in the US. The iPhone 3G overtook the RAZR during the third quarter of the year, according to market research firm NPD. This marks an end to the RAZR's... >>

iTunes holds US top spot for music sales

iTunes holds US top spot for music sales

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Market research firm specialist NPD Group has revealed that Apple has held onto the US top spot for music sales in the first 6 months of the year. The NPD data is based on stats from respondents aged 13 and up, who reported on their purchases of physical... >>

Blu-ray sales dramatically down

Blu-ray sales dramatically down

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NPD Group retail sales tracking data released this week show sales of Blu-ray standalone players have decreased drastically since the beginning of the year. Standalone Blu-ray player unit sales in the States dropped a whopping 40% from January to February... >>

Survey reveals boom in US gaming

Survey reveals boom in US gaming

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What was hot and what was not in the gaming world last year has been revealed by the latest report by international market research firm, NPD. The report concentrates on the US and has good news for all three of the biggest players - Nintendo, Microsoft... >>