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Global smartphone sales keep momentum: IDC

Global smartphone sales keep momentum: IDC

An estimated 373.1 million smartphones were shipped worldwide during the third quarter of this year in a 2.7% rise from the same period in 2016, IDC said in a statement.

iPhone X is best yet and FaceID works, mostly: reviewers

iPhone X is best yet and FaceID works, mostly: reviewers

The first reviews of Apple Inc's eagerly awaited iPhone X unanimously judged it the best iPhone yet, although some reviewers pointed out potential glitches in FaceID, the company's new face recognition system.

Huawei aims to challenge Apple and Samsung on technology as well as price

Huawei aims to challenge Apple and Samsung on technology as well as price

China's Huawei has unveiled a new line of smartphones that match or even improve on key features offered by Apple or Samsung while undercutting their rivals on price.

US moves closer to EU position on taxing tech giants

US moves closer to EU position on taxing tech giants

Washington is softening its position on European plans to impose taxes on US tech giants such as Apple and Google, officials said this week.

EU takes Ireland to court for not claiming Apple tax windfall

EU takes Ireland to court for not claiming Apple tax windfall

The European Commission said on Wednesday it was taking Ireland to the European Court of Justice for its failure to recover up to 13 billion euros ($15.3 billion) of tax due from Apple Inc ...

Apple unveils iPhone X in major product launch

Apple unveils iPhone X in major product launch

Apple Inc on Tuesday rolled out its much-anticipated iPhone X, a redesigned product of glass and stainless steel with an edge-to-edge display that Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook called "the biggest leap forward since the original iPhone."

Apple unveils cellular watch as new iPhone awaited

Apple unveils cellular watch as new iPhone awaited

Apple Inc rolled out a new version of the Apple Watch on Tuesday, marking the first introduction at the company's biggest product launch in years, which was expected to showcase a completely redesigned top-of-the-line iPhone.

Big-ticket 'iPhone X' expected to star at Apple event

Big-ticket 'iPhone X' expected to star at Apple event

A 10th anniversary ‘iPhone X’ with a price as stunning as its rich screen was expected to be the star at an Apple event Tuesday at its new campus in Silicon Valley.

Apple out to renew iPhone frenzy at age 10

Apple out to renew iPhone frenzy at age 10

With Apple set to unveil its newest iPhones, a key question for the California tech giant is whether it can recapture the magic from its first release a decade ago.

Ireland rejects EU's demand that it collect 13bn euros from Apple

Ireland rejects EU's demand that it collect 13bn euros from Apple

Ireland's finance minister rejected the European Commission's demand that it retroactively collect 13 billion euros in taxes from Apple, saying this was not Dublin's job in an interview with Germany's Frankfurter Allgemeine (FAZ) newspaper.

Apple makes iPhone screen fixes easier

Apple makes iPhone screen fixes easier

Apple Inc customers will soon have more choices as the company looks to reduce long wait times for iPhone repairs at its retail stores.

Apple and Nokia see deeper partnership after ending patent dispute

Apple and Nokia see deeper partnership after ending patent dispute

Apple has settled a patent dispute with Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia and agreed to buy more of its network products and services, sending Nokia shares up 7 percent.