The Munich Regional Court in Germany has rejected Apple’s latest attempt to block sales of two Android-powered Samsung devices, namely the Galaxy Tab 10.1N and Galaxy Nexus.
The Galaxy Tab 10.1N is a redesigned version of the original Tab 10.1, which Samsung brought to market to work around an earlier ruling preventing them from selling that model in Germany. If successful, Apple’s attempts to block Galaxy Nexus sales would’ve [Read More...]
But still no hard numbers given on Kindle Fire sales
Amazon today released its fourth-quarter 2011 earnings numbers. Net revenue was up 41 percent year over year to $ 48.08 billion, but net income fell 45 percent to $ 631 million.
Amazon’s already said that the Android-based Kindle Fire is its “best selling,” “most wished for” and “most gifted device” of the 2011 holiday season, but until today it had yet [Read More...]
We’ve been in the habit of reporting so much about Android’s incredible sales that it’s sometimes jarring to hear when the green bot isn’t racing towards the top. On at [Read More...]
Verizon has just announced their operating results for the final quarter of 2011. Big Red saw a $ 2.02 Billion loss due largely in part to a $ 3.4 Billion pension revaluation charged in the quarter. The loss is down from a $ 2.64 Billion profit in the Q4 2010.
The other main factor in Verizon’s ho-hum 4th quarter financials is the iPhone, which Verizon and anyone else who carries the [Read More...]
HTC has ended its two-year long streak of growth, reporting a dip in sales that for the first time since the company’s Android-powered phones propelled high profits. In the fourth quarter of 2011, HTC had NT$ [Read More...]
The holiday season is being very kind to music lovers. In recent weeks, Google dropped the price on holiday music songs, and then later put practically its entire music catalog on sale. It turns out that Amazon is doing the [Read More...]
United States District Judge Lucy Koh issued a ruling late on Friday that denied Apple’s request to halt sales of four Samsung Galaxy devices in the US. The ban would have immediately stopped sales of the Galaxy Tab 10.1 and three Galaxy smartphones in the US. In the ruling, Judge Koh indicated that:
It is not clear that an injunction on Samsung’s accused devices would prevent Apple from being irreparably harmedJudge [Read More...]
Amazon told us the Kindle Fire was their best selling product on Black Friday and now some early Q4 numbers have arrived. A new report from iSuppli estimates that Amazon will ship 3.9 million units before the end of the year and Digitimes says that number could climb to as high as 5 million.
When we examine the global rankings for tablet [Read More...]
Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year in the United States, has come and gone, leaving many victors and losers in its aftermath. Waffle maker riots may have been the hot topic of the weekend, but now that things have calmed down, manufacturers and retailers are starting to talk turkey.
While they won’t release any specific numbers, Amazon has made it abundantly clear that their Kindle family of devices [Read More...]
With Black Friday coming there is going to be plenty of sales happening but — why wait? U.S. Cellular is hosting their black Friday sales right now, where you can pick up a smartphone for $ 100 or less. So what devices can you get?
Motorola Electrify, HTC Hero S – $ 100 HTC Merge – $ 80 LG Genesis – $ 50 Samsung Mesmerize, Samsung Repp – $ 0 w/ MIR [Read More...]