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    Microsoft CEO boasts 100M Office downloads on iOS and Android dev... Edit Post

    Microsoft, buoyed by growth in cloud-based products and mobile – as well as the inclusion of Nokia Devices and Services into its financial results – saw year-on-year revenue growth of 6 percent, to $21.7 billion, during its fiscal Q3 2015. “We are clearly taking Office everywhere,” said Satya Nadella (pictured), Microsoft’s chief executive, who had mobile ...
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    Samsung teases with new smartwatch as Apple Watch shipment begins Edit Post

    Samsung announced that developers will get “early access” to the software development kit for the new version of its Gear smartwatch and even gave a glimpse of what the display could look like, on the same day that shipment of the Apple Watch will begin to those who have pre-ordered it. The South Korean vendor said ...
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    America Movil’s net profit takes beating from forex losses Edit Post

    Latin American giant America Movil saw Q1 net profit take a tumble thanks to currency movements, while its service revenue growth was stalled by Mexican regulatory reform. The fall of the Brazilian currency against the US dollar was the main factor behind a 42 per cent fall in net profit to MEP8.23 billion ($536 million). America Movil ...
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    Google Q1 sees another fall in ad pricing; doesn't blame mobile Edit Post

    Google reported that its aggregate cost-per-click (CPC) during Q1 was down 7 per cent compared with Q1 2014 – its biggest drop in a year – but CFO Patrick Pichette had a dig at analysts who typically ascribe the downward trend to difficulties in making money from mobile advertising. “So many commentators are incorrectly assuming that ...
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    ZTE’s Q1 profit expands 42% Edit Post

    Chinese vendor ZTE reported a 42 per cent increase in Q1 net profit as its mobile ICT strategy started to generate new growth avenues. Its income increased to CNY883 million ($142 million) in the first three months, while revenue rose 10.2 per cent to CNY21 billion. Operating revenue from telecoms software systems, services and other products increased by 23.4 per ...

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    BlackPhone maker Silent Circle taps into new market Edit Post

    Encrypted communications firm Silent Circle is riding an unexpected wave of attention and success following a spate of recent high-profile cyber attacks to have hit the tech industry. In an interview last night in London, CMO Rob Smith (pictured) told Mobile World Live that the growth of the Blackphone maker, whose clients include “30 to 40 per cent of ...
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    Ericsson Q1 hit by spending downturn in North America; currency swings cushion fall Edit Post

    Ericsson continues to find the going tough in North America, its largest market, with Q1 network sales falling an enormous 40 per cent year-on-year – when measured in US dollars – as US operators rein in spending on mobile broadband infrastructure. Favourable exchange rates helped cushion the fall. Reported Q1 network sales in North America fell ...


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    Google unveils Project Fi mobile service Edit Post

    Google has unveiled its much anticipated mobile service in the US, partnering with Sprint and T-Mobile on an initiative called Project Fi that claims to be capable of switching seamlessly between WiFi and LTE technology. As expected, the MVNO service will only be available at launch via Google’s own Nexus 6 Android device using a custom ...