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​Foxtel cuts prices, adds channels, announces IQ3

Australia's pay TV provider has announced a major restructure of its consumer offering, dropping entry-level prices and adding new channels. Here's everything you need to know...

By 4 September 2014

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With new graphics chips, ARM grabs at cheaper phones, tablets

Emerging markets are seeing huge growth in mid- and lower-tier smartphones. ARM seeks to catch some of that trend with its new line of Mali graphics-chip designs.

By 28 October 2014

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Five ways Samsung can overhaul its ailing smartphone business

Profits tumbled a stunning 74 percent in Samsung's mobile business in the third quarter, and tough times may continue. Here's what Samsung can do to turn things around.

By 31 October 2014

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Samsung's steep Q3 profit decline shows ongoing struggles in mobile

The Korean electronics giant posts a 74 percent drop in its mobile business operating profits during the September period.

By 30 October 2014

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iPad Mini 3 seeks middle ground between phablets, larger tablets

The latest version of Apple's smaller tablet is identical to last year's model except for the addition of the company's fingerprint-reading technology from its iPhone line.

By 17 October 2014

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No black art to the Blackphone's quest for smartphone privacy

While Blackphone sales are off to a lukewarm start, our hands-on with the privacy-obsessed smartphone finds that it simplifies staying secure on the go.

By 30 September 2014

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Sigma CEO leads premium push in camera market (Q&A)

Under CEO Kazuto Yamaki, Sigma has helped transform the Japanese company so most of its revenue comes from higher-end products. Too bad about the camera business, though.

By 21 September 2014

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Moto G: Motorola's surprise hit, honed at knifepoint

While cheaper and less powerful than the Moto X, the Moto G is more critical to getting consumers back on the Motorola bandwagon, particularly in the world's fastest growing markets.

By 8 September 2014

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Despite tough times in China, Qualcomm sees stronger chip sales there

Cristiano Amon, co-president of Qualcomm's chips segment, said in an interview that the rapid adoption of 4G LTE technology should benefit the company's growth in China.

By 21 August 2014

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Galaxy Alpha: Samsung's stealth flagship smartphone?

The long-rumored, metal-banded Galaxy Alpha debuts, but the launch lacks the typical Samsung fanfare.

By 13 August 2014