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Apple regains smartphone throne from Samsung; sales, profit beat expectations - International Business Times, Singapore Edition;

Apple regains smartphone throne from Samsung; sales, profit beat expectations - International Business Times, Singapore Edition

International Business Times, Singapore EditionApple regains smartphone throne from Samsung; sales, profit beat expectationsInternational Business Times, Singapore EditionWith the launch of the top-of-the line iPhone 7 Plus Apple reclaimed the throne as the world's top smartphone seller. Beating out rival Samsung in units shipped for the holiday quarter and boosting revenues with a strong showing for iPhone 7 Plus ...and more »

Folding iPhone with OLED screen revealed in official document - T3;

Folding iPhone with OLED screen revealed in official document - T3

T3Folding iPhone with OLED screen revealed in official documentT3This could be the year of the foldable smartphone with both Samsung and LG rumoured to unleash their flexy phones towards the end of 2017. Now evidence has come to light that suggests Apple is working on its own foldable iPhone. LG phone that folds out ...and more »

Apple Reversed Its iPhone Slump. But What's Next? - CIO Today;

Apple Reversed Its iPhone Slump. But What's Next? - CIO Today

CIO TodayApple Reversed Its iPhone Slump. But What's Next?CIO TodayApple has snapped out of the first sales slump in the iPhone's decade-long history, although the modest upturn doesn't mean that it has broken out of its innovation funk. If anything, the numbers Apple released Tuesday highlight the company's growing ...and more »

Guess which is the top smartphone maker in the world- Apple or Samsung? - inUth.com;

Guess which is the top smartphone maker in the world- Apple or Samsung? - inUth.com

inUth.comGuess which is the top smartphone maker in the world- Apple or Samsung?inUth.comAs shocking as it seems, Korean smartphone giant– Samsung, that has dominated the global charts since 2011, has slipped to the second spot in the global smartphone ranking by selling 77.5 million headsets in the final quarter of 2016 as against its ...and more »

Samsung Electronics Dethroned in Global Smartphone Market in 5 Years - BusinessKorea;

Samsung Electronics Dethroned in Global Smartphone Market in 5 Years - BusinessKorea

BusinessKoreaSamsung Electronics Dethroned in Global Smartphone Market in 5 YearsBusinessKoreaSamsung Electronics posted a global smartphone market share of 17.7% in the fourth quarter of last year, the lowest level in six years and lower than that of Apple (17.8%). SEOUL,KOREA. 2 February 2017 - 3:30pm. Cho Jin-young. Samsung Electronics was ...and more »

Apple retakes crown as top smartphone vendor - Technology Decisions;

Apple retakes crown as top smartphone vendor - Technology Decisions

Technology DecisionsApple retakes crown as top smartphone vendorTechnology DecisionsBumper iPhone sales and Samsung's costly Galaxy Note 7 recall ensured Apple overtook Samsung in the fourth quarter as the world's top smartphone vendor by shipments for the first time in five years. Apple captured an 17.8% share of the global market ...and more »

Apple outranks Samsung by gaining more market share in Q4 2016 - Rayarena;

Apple outranks Samsung by gaining more market share in Q4 2016 - Rayarena

RayarenaApple outranks Samsung by gaining more market share in Q4 2016RayarenaAccording to a new report from market research firm Strategy Analytics, Apple has now become the leading smartphone manufacturer in the world. It's the first time in the past five years that the iPhone maker has outranked its rival, Samsung. The report ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs. Apple iPhone 8 Comparison: Which Is Better? Here's a Roundup of the Upcoming ... - Christian Post;

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs. Apple iPhone 8 Comparison: Which Is Better? Here's a Roundup of the Upcoming ... - Christian Post

Christian PostSamsung Galaxy Note 8 vs. Apple iPhone 8 Comparison: Which Is Better? Here's a Roundup of the Upcoming ...Christian PostThe upcoming handsets, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and Apple iPhone 8, are much awaited for their technologically advanced specs. Both companies have proven their worth in the market, which is why tech analysts could not help but compare the two.and more »

Apple Overtakes Samsung As World's Top Smartphone Seller In The Last Quarter Of 2016 - Auto World News;

Apple Overtakes Samsung As World's Top Smartphone Seller In The Last Quarter Of 2016 - Auto World News

Auto World NewsApple Overtakes Samsung As World's Top Smartphone Seller In The Last Quarter Of 2016Auto World NewsAn image of the Apple iPhone that helped Apple become the world's top smartphone seller in the last quarter of 2016. (Photo : Spencer Platt/Getty Images). Apple recently announced record sales of $78.4 billion in the last quarter of 2016, an all-time ...and more »

Apple takes lead over Samsung in Q4 smartphone sales - International Business Times, India Edition;

Apple takes lead over Samsung in Q4 smartphone sales - International Business Times, India Edition

International Business Times, India EditionApple takes lead over Samsung in Q4 smartphone salesInternational Business Times, India EditionApple edged past Samsung to take a lead in the global smartphone market in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2016 by shipping 78.3 million iPhones against the Korean electronics major's shipment of 78 million units. Strong holiday sales in December apparently ...and more »

iPhone 7 Latest News: Apple's sales rebound in 4Q ... IPhone 7 sells 78.2 million units - Youth Health Magzine

iPhone 7 Latest News: Apple's sales rebound in 4Q ... IPhone 7 sells 78.2 million unitsYouth Health MagzineApple's record-breaking quarter was driven by the performance of the iPhone 7. In 4Q, sales turned to growth. Smartphone sales surpassed Samsung Electronics' performance by exceeding 78 million units. As a result, the market share of the global ...and more »

iPhone 8 Release Date, Specs Rumors: Apple Gears Up for a September Release - Christian Post;

iPhone 8 Release Date, Specs Rumors: Apple Gears Up for a September Release - Christian Post

Christian PostiPhone 8 Release Date, Specs Rumors: Apple Gears Up for a September ReleaseChristian PostiPhone enthusiasts may have to brace themselves, as the latest Apple smartphone is said to be the most expensive model to date. REUTERS/Beck DiefenbachApple is rumored to be releasing the iPhone 8 during the 10th anniversary in September.and more »

Apple Overtakes Samsung in Smartphone Sales - The Chosun Ilbo

Apple Overtakes Samsung in Smartphone SalesThe Chosun IlboApple took the top spot in global smartphone sales in the fourth quarter last year after rival Samsung was knocked over by the debacle surrounding the combustible Galaxy Note 7. Market researcher Strategy Analytics on Tuesday said Apple sold 78.3 ...and more »

Apple's services business is exploding (AAPL) - SFGate;

Apple's services business is exploding (AAPL) - SFGate

SFGateApple's services business is exploding (AAPL)SFGateIt was a good day for Apple on Tuesday, as the tech giant reported better-than-expected earnings for its most recent quarter. iPhone sales hit a record high, Mac sales were solid, and the company's stock soared on Wednesday as a result. While Apple has ...and more »

Samsung dethroned by Apple in global market share - koreatimes (press release)

Samsung dethroned by Apple in global market sharekoreatimes (press release)Samsung Electronics has dropped to second place in the global smartphone market due to its recall of the flagship Galaxy Note 7 because of faulty batteries, according to a U.S. research company, Thursday. This is the first time in five years that the ...and more »

Samsung shipped 90 million more units than Apple last year - Phandroid.com;

Samsung shipped 90 million more units than Apple last year - Phandroid.com

Phandroid.comSamsung shipped 90 million more units than Apple last yearPhandroid.comYesterday was Apple's earnings call and new data from IDC has revealed some interest data about the war for the top spot for smartphone manufacturers. Apple managed to edge Samsung out of the top spot for Q4 2016, with more than 800k shipments.and more »

Apple beats out Samsung for top spot in smartphone market - KitGuru

Apple beats out Samsung for top spot in smartphone marketKitGuruIt looks like Apple has taken the crown as the world's top smartphone seller once again, after overtaking Samsung in the fourth quarter of 2016. It seems that some of Apple's growth last quarter can be attributed to Samsung's battery misfortunes, which ...and more »

Smartphone shipments increase 6.9 percent in the last quarter of 2016, Apple emerges the leader - The Tech Portal;

Smartphone shipments increase 6.9 percent in the last quarter of 2016, Apple emerges the leader - The Tech Portal

The Tech PortalSmartphone shipments increase 6.9 percent in the last quarter of 2016, Apple emerges the leaderThe Tech PortalSmartphone shipments saw an increase of 6.9 percent in the last quarter of 2016. This took the total number of shipments up from 400.7 million units to 428.5 million smartphones, across the world. Importantly, Apple managed to ace the charts and ...and more »

Apple iPhone sales break records, Amazon invests in air delivery video - CNET - CNET;

Apple iPhone sales break records, Amazon invests in air delivery video - CNET - CNET

CNETApple iPhone sales break records, Amazon invests in air delivery video - CNETCNETToday in tech news, Razer acquires Nextbit, Dropbox's online productivity tool leaves a long beta and Fitbit cuts 110 jobs. Play video. Video: Tech leaders rail against Trump's immigration ban. Tech leaders rail against Trump's immigration ban. 1:23 ...and more »

Apple Stock Prices Surge as the Company Overtakes Its Main Rival Samsung - iDrop News;

Apple Stock Prices Surge as the Company Overtakes Its Main Rival Samsung - iDrop News

iDrop NewsApple Stock Prices Surge as the Company Overtakes Its Main Rival SamsungiDrop NewsApple (AAPL) stock prices surged in after-hours trading Tuesday in the wake of its quarterly earnings report, which showcased record-breaking numbers for the company. The company's stocks fluctuated a bit Wednesday morning and afternoon, but shares ...and more »