Amazon Tablet Could Fuel Non-iPad Sales: J.P Morgan

Amazon Tablet Could Fuel Non-iPad Sales: J.P Morgan By: Clint Boulton, 2011-09-11 J.P. Morgan analysts believe Apple’s iPad 2 momentum will push tablet shipments up 13 percent in 2011. However, the failure of a challenger may push the market down 5 percent in 2012… unless the Amazon Kindle Tablet wows consumers. Another analyst is putting […]

HTC triggers longer battle against Apple

HTC triggers longer battle against Apple 2011/09/11   Taipei, Sept. 11 (CNA) Taiwan’s HTC Corp. has triggered a longer legal battle against Apple Inc. after filing new complaints with patents acquired from Google Inc., the owner of the popular Android operating system., an analyst said recently. Earlier on Wednesday, HTC amended its existing complaints filed […]

Android apps for smartphones set to topple Apple

By Kevin Chen / Staff Reporter As mobile-phone applications become a key feature for many smartphones along with increased smartphone penetration, application downloads in the Asia-Pacific region will shoot up this year and Android apps look set to upset Apple’s iOS apps for the first time, according to a research report. Mobile phone app downloads […]

Microsoft looks to bridge tablet-PC divide

By Richard Waters Microsoft is set to counter the technology revolution triggered by Apple’s iPad, with the unveiling on Tuesday of software intended to turn touchscreen computing into something more familiar to the world’s 1bn PC users. The software will be shown off at a Microsoft conference for software developers in California. Persuading developers to […]