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Apple's stock price will likely get a boost from new products, Steve Milunovich of UBS says.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 18- Voice-controlled smartwatches that track heart rates and connect to phones and tablets will debut later this year as Google Inc partners with electronics, technology and fashion companies to take consumers to the next promised frontier in computing.
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WASHINGTON, March 14- HTC Corp and others did not violate digital camera patents owned by Apple Inc spinoff FlashPoint Technology to make their smartphones, the U.S. International Trade Commission said on Friday.
WASHINGTON, March 14- HTC Corp and others did not violate digital camera patents owned by Apple Inc. spinoff FlashPoint Technology to make its Android smartphones, the U.S. International Trade Commission said on Friday.
March 6- Shares of Pixelworks Inc, which makes chips for digital display, rose 54 percent a day after the company revealed that Apple Inc is among its largest customers.
The number of devices shipped with Google's Android system will break the 1 billion barrier this year, Gartner said on Tuesday.
TAIPEI, Jan 5- Taiwanese smartphone vendor HTC Corp said on Sunday it made a net profit of T $0.3 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013, missing expectations despite a one-time asset sale and cost cuts to offset years of falling sales amid intense competition.
Foxconn's BlackBerry deal marks the Taiwanese firm's biggest step up the value chain - a chance to help design smartphones.
LONDON/ TAIPEI, Dec 4- HTC Corp will have to stop selling its One Mini smartphone in Britain from Dec. 6 after a British court ruled the Taiwanese company had infringed patents owned by Finnish rival Nokia.
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*Shares of Qualcomm, Synaptics rise as sales to China grow. *China market big enough to support latecomers- analysts.
Fresh research has revealed that sales of "phablets" - oversized smartphone handsets - have surged this year.
TAIPEI, Nov 5- Taiwan's success at designing and mass producing must-have gadgets for branded rivals such as Apple Inc makes it tougher for its companies trying to launch aspirational consumer brands of their own.
Keeping its rivals guessing helped Samsung build a lead in the smartphone industry, now selling its handsets worldwide. The NYT reports.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 31- The group that owns thousands of former Nortel patents filed a barrage of patent lawsuits on Thursday against cell phone manufacturers including Google, the company it outbid in the Nortel bankruptcy auction. Google is accused of infringing seven patents.
*Expects 1st- quarter adj earnings $0.66/ shr vs est $0.65. Oct 30- Chipmaker Skyworks Solutions Inc forecast current-quarter results above analysts' estimates as it sells more analog chips used to connect machines to the Internet, sending its shares up 5 percent in extended trading.
BURLINGAME, Calif., Oct 30- Sprint Corp promised to gradually offer wireless data speeds far in excess of those offered by bigger rivals like Verizon, as it hopes to use recently acquired wireless airwaves to regain market share.
HTC has halted at least one of its four main manufacturing lines, and is outsourcing production as a sales slump puts pressure on its cash flow.
One of the biggest differences between Apple's iPhone and Android devices is that the latter offers more options when it comes to customizing the software.