Tuesday 25 May 2010
US$250 to become benchmark price for entry-level smartphones
Open and low-cost chip platforms have enabled prices of smartphones offered by Taiwan-based vendors to drop to retail prices of US$250, about the same as that of touch-panel feature-phones...
Friday 14 May 2010
PND market further squeezed by Windows Mobile free navigation
Portable navigation device (PND) makers are about to see an even harsher market for their devices, with Microsoft's recent update of its Bing Maps application for Windows Mobile to...
Monday 22 February 2010
Shipments of new smartphones to drive HTC revenues higher in 2Q, says paper
HTC is expected to see its revenues expand significantly in the second quarter of 2010 buoyed by shipments of its newly released smartphones, including the Android-powered HTC Legend...
Thursday 4 February 2010
China market: China Mobile Android-based OMS 2.0 to also support Windows Mobile and Symbian
China Mobile's next-generation OMS 2.0 (open mobile system 2.0) operating system is expected to support Windows Mobile and Symbian platform APIs (application programming interfaces)...
Friday 22 January 2010
Microsoft to announce date for Windows Mobile 7 at MWC 2010
Alongside the launch of Windows Mobile 6.6 at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2010, Microsoft is also expected to announce a date for the commercial availability of WM7, according to...
Thursday 14 January 2010
Microsoft to launch Windows Mobile 6.6 in February, say sources
Microsoft reportedly plans to launch Windows Mobile 6.6 (codenamed Maldives) in February 2010 to strengthen its competitiveness against iPhone- and Android-based platforms, according...
Friday 11 December 2009
FET to add Symbian, Windows Mobile to its online application store in 3Q10
Taiwan-based mobile telecom carrier Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET) will add Chinese-language Symbian- and Windows Mobile-platform application programs to S Marketplace, its...
Friday 20 November 2009
Taiwan market: Microsoft ties up with Senao to promote Windows 7 and Windows Mobile OS
Microsoft will team up with Taiwan-based Senao International, an IT and telecom retain chain, to promote its newly released Windows 7 and Windows Mobile operating systems, according...
Friday 13 November 2009
Taiwan market: Toshiba launches Snapdragon-based TG01 smartphone
Toshiba has launched its Qualcomm Snapdragon-based smartphone, the TG01, in the Taiwan market with a suggested retail price of NT$20,900 (US$647).
Wednesday 11 November 2009
Samsung handset focus to be on Windows Mobile, Android and Bada in 2010, says senior VP
Samsung Electronics will continue to adopt Windows Mobile- and Android-based platforms for new smartphones launched in 2010, with another focus on in-house developed open operating...
Thursday 5 November 2009
LGE expects 20% growth in handset shipments in 2010, says executive
LG Electronics (LGE) expects its handset shipments to increase 20% in 2010, a growth as strong as that in 2009, according to Skott Ahn, president and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile...
Thursday 5 November 2009
HTC handset shipments and revenues to post sequential growth in 4Q09, says CEO
HTC's handset shipments and revenues will both grow sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2009 due to strong demand for its recently released Windows Mobile 6.5-based HTC HD2 smartphones,...
Thursday 29 October 2009
FIH to consolidate handset R&D units within Foxconn Group
Foxconn International Holdings (FIH) plans to consolidate a total of eight handset R&D units belonging to member companies within the Foxconn Group, including Foxconn Electronics,...
Wednesday 7 October 2009
HTC unveils windows Mobile 6.5-based HTC HD2
HTC has officially unveiled the Windows Mobile 6.5-based HTC HD2, which will be available soon from selected operators across Europe, before rolling out to other regions. The company...
Friday 2 October 2009
Acer to shift focus to Android smartphones
Acer, while still developing Windows Mobile-based smartphones, has shifted its development policy to focus more on the Android platform, with at least half of new models launched...
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