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Top 10 Stories of the Week





The week has nearly come to an end, that is why I've decided to tell you about the most interesting posts of the past seven days.


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Microsoft to Release Fitness Band Compatible with iOS?



As you probably know, Microsoft is working on its own smartwatch. This wearable device, however, will differ greatly from the rivals' products. According to a well-known Windows blogger Paul Thurrott, Microsoft's smartwatch is actually a cross-platform fitness band.

What this means is that the small gadget will be compatible not only with Windows Phone, but also with Android and iOS. Moreover, just like Apple's iWatch, it will feature a number of health and fitness-related sensors.


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Written by Andrey

Friday, July 4th, 2014. 1:08

Samsung and GlobalFoundries to Produce Apple's A9 Chips in 2015



According to what people familiar with the matter say, Samsung and GlobalFoundries will start producing Apple’s 14-nanometer A9 chips in 2015. Apart from these companies, two more firms may get a chance to supply Apple with processors for its smartphones and tablets. These firms include Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and Intel.


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Thursday, July 3rd, 2014. 0:23

iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c Remain Top-Selling Smartphones in Europe



According to the latest reports from people familiar with the matter, Apple's handsets remain the top-selling smartphones on European market. Despite the fact that Samsung's Galaxy S5 was released after the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c, it still only on the third place. However, the South Korean device seems to be gaining popularity.


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Samsung to Acquire Nuance - Company Behind Siri's Speech Recognition Technology



Samsung Electronics may soon acquire a firm called Nuance. This is the company behind the speech recognition technology, which is currently used by Apple's Siri virtual assistant.


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Written by Andrey

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014. 2:03

Foxconn to Use Sharp's Technology to Produce Displays for iPhone and iPad



According to the latest report from Taiwanese reporters, Apple's supplier Foxconn is currently in talks with Sharp. The company wants to start producing the screens for the iPhone and iPad using Sharp's technologies. This may allow Apple to become less dependent from Samsung.


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Sunday, June 15th, 2014. 23:38

Google to Announce Apple's HealthKit Competitor Soon?



Google is expected to announce a HealthKit competitor soon. According to the latest reports from people familiar with the matter, the release of Google's fitness tracking application will take place at the annual conference for developers called Google I/O, which is set to be held later this month in San Francisco.


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Saturday, June 14th, 2014. 1:42

Synaptics Acquires iPhone Display Chipmaker



According to the latest rumors, Synaptics has purchased Renesas Electronics division called Renesas SP Drivers. The firm produces display chips for various smartphones including Apple's iPhone.


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Thursday, June 12th, 2014. 2:16

Apple's iPhone Remains U.S. Top Smartphone - comScore



According to the latest comScore research, Apple’s iPhone is the leader of the smartphone market in the United States. In the three months, which ended in April, the iPhone had a market share of about 41%.


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Wednesday, June 4th, 2014. 15:16

Top 10 Stories of the Week



The week has nearly come to an end, so looks like it’s time for me to tell you about the most interesting posts of the past seven days. Let’s start.


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Apple Wants to Ban Sales of Old and New Samsung Devices



According to the latest rumors, the guys from Cupertino are planning to get a permanent injunction against Samsung devices, which infringe on their patents. What is interesting is that Apple wants to ban sales not only of the existing devices, but also of those gadgets that will be released in future.


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Written by Andrey

Sunday, May 25th, 2014. 17:23

Court Bans Galaxy S2 and Galaxy Ace Sales in Netherlands



According to the latest reports, Dutch appeals court on Tuesday upheld the injunction against the sales of several Samsung handsets in the country. The verdict bans the sales of Samsung Galaxy S2, Galaxy Ace and a number of other devices, which infringe on Apple patents.


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Wednesday, May 21st, 2014. 20:05

Apple Is No Longer World's Most Valuable Brand



Apple is no longer world's most valuable brand. According to the annual study of global brands conducted by Millward Brown, the company from Cupertino is currently on the second place. The first spot is occupied by Apple's main rival - Google.


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Wednesday, May 21st, 2014. 19:49

Apple Rejects Samsung and Sharp as iPhone 6 Display Suppliers



According to the latest rumors, Samsung and Sharp won't produce displays for the upcoming iPhone 6. Apple has reportedly rejected both manufacturers. Instead of these Asian firms, the guys from Cupertino are planning to cooperate with local company called Innolux - world's largest LCDs manufacturer.


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Monday, May 19th, 2014. 19:41

Apple and Samsung to Settle Patent Infringement Lawsuits Without Applying to the Court



According to the latest report from The Korea Times, Apple and Samsung are currently working on an agreement that would settle all their patent infringement lawsuits at once and without applying to the court. The two tech giants have begun the negotiations quite recently.


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Written by Andrey

Monday, May 19th, 2014. 19:19