Samsung is back to black
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But investors are unlikely to cheer

Samsung is expected to announce its first annual increase in quarterly profit in two years following a dismal third quarter in 2014, but word on the street is that things are not going well.

More peace declared in Smartphone wars
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Smartphone trademark world war cools

The world war between companies fighting over patent infringement connected to smartphones is starting to die out as all sides collapse of legal exhaustion.

MediaTek will sell 400 million smartphone SoCs this year
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40 million heading to Western Europe

MediaTek is winning market share in all territories as the outfit moves to challenge Qualcomm. . 

Lenovo P1 With 5,000 mAh Battery Available For Preorder
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My next smartphone is coming at the beginning of October.

Lenovo has listened to my repeated requests and has cooked up two amazing smartphones. While that sentence isn't entirely accurate, the fact is, Lenovo Vibe P1 and P1m are amazing and come with huge batteries, just the way I like.

Lenovo gets into OEM handset business
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Increasing capacity

Lenovo is ramping up the capacity rates of its handset production facilities by stepping into the OEM handset business.

Chinese smartphone makers carve up local market
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Whatever Apple claim

While Apple is claiming it is cleaning up in China, some figures in from the Far East suggest that the market has been carved up by local suppliers.

New ZenFone gets more storage
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256GB of storage to go

 Asus ZenFone 2 is to get four times more storage than the current model.

Smartphone sales fall in China
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China sales will save no-one

Western  smartphone companies hoping to save themselves by peddling their wares in China will be plumb out of luck.

Samsung copies Apple's poor results
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Smartphone slide continues 

Samsung had a downbeat outlook for the second half of the year as smartphone market growth slows. 

Motorola launches new Moto G (2015) smartphone
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Still with 720p panel, comes in two versions

In addition to the two Moto X smartphones, Motorola has also announced its new Moto G entry-level smartphone which should make quite a fuss with its US $179 price tag.