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*Apple's badly kept secret boosts biometric industry. SINGAPORE/ SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 12- By adding a fingerprint scanner to its newest mobile phone, Apple Inc is offering a tantalising glimpse of a future where your favourite gadget might become a biometric pass to the workplace, mobile commerce or real-world shopping and events.
Sept 11- Apple Inc's new iPhones got panned by Wall Street on Wednesday as investors decried one model for being too costly for emerging markets such as China, and dismissed the other model as lacking enough game-changing features.
Apple Inc's new plastic-backed iPhone 5 C will sell for 4,488 yuan China, almost $200 more than the United States retail price of $549 and only 800 yuan less than its top-of-the-line sibling, the 5 S.
CNBC highlights the major new products that are drawing crowds at this year's IFA technology event.
*Near-simultaneous launch in China a first for Apple. Sept 6- Chinese telecom carriers China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd and China Telecom Corp Ltd will carry Apple Inc's newest iPhone models within days of their launch in Beijing next week as the U.S. technology giant tries to regain lost ground in its second-biggest market by releasing the phones faster.
Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft, was quick to stress on Tuesday that the decision to buy Nokia's mobile business opened up exciting possibilities in the tablet and PC space.
Options traders are rushing into BlackBerry. Are they in for a rude surprise?
Early in September, Tim Cook will step on to a blacked-out stage and unveil two quite different new iPhones: the iPhone 5S, an upgraded iPhone 5, and another, cheaper one that the rumor mill has dubbed the iPhone 5C.
Milko Van Duijl, Asia Pacific President & Senior Vice President at Lenovo shares his outlook for the PC market.
China still doesn't have a truly mammoth, global brand. No Apple. No Samsung. No Ikea.
It has been a big quarter for PC seller Lenovo jumping 23 percent in net profits and making huge leaps in the mobile area. Could a deal with BlackBerry be in the works? Gerry Smith, Lenovo president, joins to share what's next.
Jean-Louis Lafayeedney, technology analyst at JI Asia, talks about Lenovo's strategy following strong quarterly results which showed headways into the mobile space.
Steve Zhang, Research Analyst at Macquarie tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks Lenovo is a good bet at the moment.
The stars may finally be aligning for a long-awaited deal between Apple and China Mobile that could help the iPhone maker claw back lost ground in its most important growth markets.
Amid BlackBerry's announcement that it would seek "strategic alternatives," Greencrest Capital internet analyst Max Wolff says that the company's stock might have run up too far.
Goldman Sachs recommends gaining exposure to China'e export sector since it is set to benefit from a turnaround in the global economy, in particular a revival in the U.S. economy.
NEC said that it would quit making smartphones, acknowledging that it had lost sight of the development of mobile technology. The New York Times reports.
Jim Chanos tells CNBC he's betting against Hewlett-Packard—again. "We're still short," he says from the 2013 Delivering Alpha Conference, hosted by CNBC and Institutional Investor.
China's Lenovo overtook U.S. tech giant Hewlett-Packard (HP) to become the No. 1 personal computer (PC) maker in the world, according to two technology research firms Gartner and IDC.
China's Lenovo is in detailed discussions on a smartphone venture with NEC Corp, as it eyes partnerships and acquisitions to expand in high-growth markets.