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iPhone 6 screen won't be made of sapphire, analysts claim

Low production yields of the tough but pricey material means it won't surface on the next iPhone in time for a September launch, Trendforce analysts conclude.

By July 29, 2014

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Like MacBook, Ultrabook will tap lots of new tech

Ultrabooks' diminutive size and thickness will spur the use of new technologies, potentially stimulating a moribund laptop market, researcher TrendForce says.

By September 7, 2011

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iPad's share of tablet market to dip to 62 percent this year

The iPad will maintain its lead, though its share will drop because of competition from Android devices, estimates research firm TrendForce.

By February 22, 2012

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Smaller iPad in 'testing stage,' says research firm

An Apple tablet with a smaller display is undergoing tests, says a Taipei-based market researcher, which also released a 2012 tablet market forecast.

By February 22, 2012

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Apple's worst-kept secret: Bigger iPhones in 2014

Apple's engineers have had enough time to figure out how to eliminate the unwanted trade-offs in having a larger screen, and there's plenty of market demand to go bigger.

By September 7, 2013

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Kindle Fire forecast bumped to 5M units in Q4

An analyst has hiked his forecast for shipments of the Amazon Kindle Fire in the fourth quarter. If estimates are accurate, the Fire would become the one of the best selling tablets to date. Second only to Apple's iPad.

By October 13, 2011

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Microsoft aims to make iPad an underdog with Windows 8

Supposedly, Redmond intends to push iPad market share below 50 percent, according to the often-wrong Digitimes. The same report says Microsoft expects 32 Windows 8-based tablets this year.

By April 18, 2012

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CEO Appleton reflected Micron's high-risk business

The death of Micron Technology's CEO during a solo flight in a hard-to-handle aircraft symbolizes the risky memory chip market that is the company's bread and butter.

By February 4, 2012

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Will iPhone 4 owners upgrade to 4S?

While millions of people will buy the new device, the short list of new features calls into question whether there's enough to entice those who are using the company's current-gen phone.

By October 4, 2011

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iPad 3 rumor roundup

CNET tracks all the Apple iPad 3 rumors -- from the likely to the crazy -- that we've heard so far.

By March 6, 2012