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Android sales to outstrip iPhone by '12?

Apple's iPhone got a head start but Google's Android devices are set to take off, market researcher Informa says. The real loser, however, apparently will be Symbian.

By March 9, 2009


Analyst Prediction: 800 million smart TVs by 2017

Be warned: the smart TV you bought this year will be well and truly obsolete by 2015. And the new ones will be running Android.

By November 29, 2012


One-third of all Android devices sold in China

The U.S. is the world's second-largest Android market, accounting for 11 percent of all Android sales.

By December 18, 2012


Cheap smartphones will go mainstream by 2017, study says

More than half of the smartphones sold in 2017 will be priced under $150 as demand for entry-level devices soars over the next few years.

By December 11, 2012


Chat apps now more popular than SMS worldwide

According to new data, 19 billion chat messages were sent each day last year, compared to 17.6 billion SMS messages.

By April 29, 2013


Officials: China is 'too dependent on Android'

That's the word from the China Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, which complained that the core Android technology is "strictly controlled by Google."

By March 5, 2013


Chat apps like WhatsApp, Viber now more popular than texting

Instant messaging through chat apps has overtaken texting for the first time ever.

By April 29, 2013


Are Americans getting tired of texting?

While people in the U.S. are still sending trillions of text messages per year, they sent 5 percent less in 2012 than they did in 2011.

By May 2, 2013


MetroPCS debuts new 4G LTE plans starting at $40

The prepaid carrier offers a new choice of unlimited data plans to users hankering for speedy 4G LTE.

By January 10, 2013


UK retailers recommend Galaxy S3 over iPhone 5

The Samsung Galaxy S3 is the phone most recommended by high street retailers, according to a study.

By January 27, 2013