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Why India matters to Silicon Valley

Hundreds of millions of Indians are buying their first smartphones. The country's rapid growth has caught the attention of tech companies around the globe.

By February 5, 2016

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It's Data Privacy Day. Do you know where your data is?

As you're reading this, companies are collecting everything they can about you. Some groups want to do something about it.

By January 28, 2016

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Smartphone shipments said to have banner year in 2015

Vendors shipped 1.43 billion smartphones last year, a record for one year, according to preliminary results from IDC.

By January 27, 2016

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Oppo launches new camera-centric F series

On Thursday the Chinese smartphone maker released the F1 in India, with an F1 Plus racing not far behind.

By January 29, 2016

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Microsoft's Surface takes a hit during NFL playoff game

Tablets on New England Patriots' sideline suffer a brief but very public lapse in connecting with the network, an awkward moment in which coaches and players can't use the devices to review plays.

By January 24, 2016

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Tablet buyers shift as market sag drags on

New twists on the traditional design could catch the fancy of consumers and businesses alike, says market researcher IDC.

By December 1, 2015

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IDC: Tough year for tablets, not as bad as thought for PCs

In 2014, growth in global tablet shipments is taking a steep dive, as consumers upgrade less often than expected. PC shipments, on the other hand, are enjoying a brief easing of their decline.

By November 25, 2014

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Smartphone shipments hit a high note in the third quarter

A number of flagship phones vied for attention, but the real growth lies with more modest devices and in emerging markets, says market researcher IDC.

By October 28, 2015

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Apple Mac sales down, but the broader PC market is even worse off

Apple is selling fewer MacBooks and iMacs, according to analyst IDC, but declining PC sales across the board means the company actually occupies a larger slice of the market.

By October 9, 2015

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Android Wear to rise as smart wearables surge

Market researcher IDC forecasts a boom in sales of wearable devices, especially smart ones, with Google's Android Wear gear gaining ground on the Apple Watch.

By September 14, 2015