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IPhone Sales Lift Apple, but iPads Disappoint

Source: NDTV

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While top rivals like Samsung are starting to show weakness in phone sales, Apple sold 35.2 million iPhones in the third fiscal quarter, up 13 percent from the period a year ago. The t ...
Full article at: NDTV 38 minutes ago
 


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Amazon Fire phone: Dynamic Perspective disappointing, Firefly inconsistent, one carrier a drawback, and new features often frustrating (Walt Mossberg/Re/code)

Source: Techmeme

Amazon Holds Premiere For New Kids Series "Creative Galaxy" From The Creators of "Blue's Clues"
Walt Mossberg / Re/code: Amazon Fire phone: Dynamic Perspective disappointing, Firefly inconsistent, one carrier a drawback, and new features often frustrating  —  Can the Amazon Fire Phone Take on iPhone and Samsung?  —  Ever since Amazon.com got into the hardware business with ...
Full article at: Techmeme 39 minutes ago
 

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Johnny Manziel's Jersey is NFL's Top Seller
Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel's jersey is the NFL's top seller.
 
Baltimore Orioles Hope Ubaldo Jimenez Returns Soon
Baltimore Orioles Hope Ubaldo Jimenez Returns Soon
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David Ortiz Moves Up to 36th All-Time in Home Runs
David Ortiz Moves Up to 36th All-Time in Home Runs
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz homered twice in his team's 14-1 rout of the Toronto Blue Jays on July 21 to move up to 36th all-time in home runs, surpassing Red Sox legend Carl Yastrzemski.
 
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Microsoft sees end to Nokia losses, shares rise after hours

Source: Asia One

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Microsoft Corp said it aims to get its loss-making Nokia phone unit to break even within two years, helping its stock rise in after-hours trade.The world's largest software company reported a 7 per cent dip in quarterly profit on Tuesday, chiefly due to incorporating the struggling handset business of the Finnish mobile pioneer.Microsoft's chief financial officer said in a call with analysts that the ...
Full article at: Asia One 41 minutes ago
 

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Apple revenue lags Street's view despite strong China growth

Source: Asia One

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Apple Inc posted a smaller-than-expected 6 percent rise in quarterly revenue on Tuesday, but revenue surged 28 percent in greater China despite stiff competition in its third-largest market.It sold 35.2 million iPhones in the June quarter, a rise of about 13 percent that was in line with analysts' projections, helped by a strong performance in an Asian market considered crucial to Apple's longer-term growth prospects.Chief Executive Tim Cook told analysts on a co ...
Full article at: Asia One 45 minutes ago
 

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Mis-Fire: Amazon’s first foray into the smartphone market fails to impress

Source: 9to5Mac

Amazon Holds Premiere For New Kids Series "Creative Galaxy" From The Creators of "Blue's Clues"
Amazon has finally stepped into the ring to take on the current champions of the smartphone market with its own device, the Fire Phone. In what essentially boils down to a smaller version of the Kindle Fire tablet, the Fire Phone packs a custom-built operating system dubbed Fire OS, a “dynamic perspective” system powered by four front-facing cameras that allow you to control the phone and access advanced information just by moving your head, and more. Ton ...
Full article at: 9to5Mac 1 hour ago
 

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AP Review: Amazon Fire adds spark to smartphones

Source: USATODAY

Amazon Holds Premiere For New Kids Series "Creative Galaxy" From The Creators of "Blue's Clues"
Amazon's new Fire phone uses tweaks to the Android operating system and some innovative features to set it apart from smartphones from the likes of Apple a ...
Full article at: USATODAY 1 hour ago
 

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Amazon Fire Phone Review: Full of Gimmicks, Lacking Basics

Source: All Things Digital

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The phone offers innovations compared with Apple's iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy, but it also has ba ...
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Review: Amazon’s Fire Phone offers new gimmicks, old platform growing pains

Source: Ars Technica

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Amazon's first phone isn't without its charms, but is it good enough to replace the iOS or Android stuff you already have? Andrew Cunningham It took other companies a long time to respond to the iPad. Early efforts like the first Samsung Galaxy Tabs, the Motorola Xoom, and Barnes & Noble's Nook Color had their fans, but compared to Apple's tablets, they all had major flaws. Amazon's first Kindle Fi ...
Full article at: Ars Technica 2 hours ago
 

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REVIEW: Amazon's New Fire Phone Has Some Fun Features, But You're Going To Miss All The Best Apps (AMZN, T)

Source: The Business Insider

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Amazon's first smartphone, the Fire phone, hits stores June 25, and comes bundled with a free year of Amazon Prime, which includes free shipping on thousands of items as well as a growing selection of free movies, books, and music. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos introduced the phone at its launch event by saying that the company decided to try something completely innovative and different. The Fire Phone certainly is different thanks to its 3-D effects a ...
Full article at: The Business Insider 2 hours ago
 



 

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