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After 2 years of struggling, GoPro posted its first quarterly profit during the third quarter of the year, with $15 million in net income. The biggest contributors to those numbers were the HERO 6 camera and Karma drone, but GoPro also believes there is more room on the market
Xiaomi is really on a roll lately and their latest achievement is all about shipments. After shipping over 10 million smartphones in September, it appears that the company beat its recording the very next month, confirming its remarkable growth this year.
Samsung may be enjoying great success of premium Galaxy smartphones, but they are having some other problems. After Lee Jae-Yong was sentenced to five years in jail after corruption conviction, another important member of the company has announced that he will step down
Since the acquisition of Nextbit, Razer has confirmed several times that it is working on a gaming-focused smartphone. Not much has been revealed about the phone since the company has kept a very tight lid on the device, but the smartphone has now been teased by the company's CEO
Travis Kalanick is not going to return to Uber as the ridehailing company's CEO, says co-founder Garrett Camp. He says the company believes it's time for a "new chapter" and that chapter will be led by someone other than Kalanick. Some employees had petitioned for his return.
CEO of phone accessory retailer Slickwraps, Jonathan Endicott, posted on a Twitter what he claims to be a CAD designed image of the Samsung's next high-end phablet, the Galaxy Note 8. He didn't say whether the render was made by himself, someone at Slickwraps
According to latest earnings in the second quarter of the year, Xiaomi has many reasons to be happy. The company's CEO Lei Jun announced the second quarter was its most successful quarter with 23.16 million smartphones sold across the globe. He also added that the amount of sold
OnePlus said that its latest flagship smartphone is its best-selling flagship smartphone to date, but there was already some controversy about the phone. The phone was accused of cheating in benchmarks and we are now hearing that it doesn't have 2x optical zoom.
With each flagship smartphone, OnePlus manages to surprise us with both build quality and performance. For 2017, it looks like the company is preparing something big for us and has now released more details about the smartphone ahead of its release.
We are living in a time where every single company is trying to find new ways on how to earn money. If you thought that Google is not interested in earning even more money, then you would be wrong. The search giant will reportedly monetize its navigation app in near future.
After enduring serious financial troubles, the popular gaming hardware company Mad Catz has now announced that the company has ceased all operations and filed for bankruptcy. This was the only left move since its make-or-break plan with Harmonix didn't succeed.
Not everyone is willing to pay Google to use its Android Wear 2.0 operating system for wearables. Samsung has been using Tizen for some time now, LG is also rumoured to be working on its own OS, and we are now hearing that the popular Swiss watchmaker is also developing its
2016 was definitely a challenging year for GoPro. Only in the last quarter, the company lost $116 million, or 82 cents per share, and one of the reasons is the recall of its first Karma drone and early HERO5 Black production problems. GoPro's founding CEO Nick Woodman said that
Several months ago, Microsoft confirmed to cut 2,850 jobs globally by June 2017 as a part of latest restructure and failed business with Lumia smartphones. Most of the layoffs will affect the mobile division and the first wave of the layoffs will happen next week.
After dominating wearable market in 2016 and acquiring Pebble, Fitbit is already working on a new big plan that would further stabilize its position on the market. The wearable market is steadily gaining momentum and the company hopes to capitalize that by launching its own
BlackBerry Priv was the company's first Android smartphone and while it was a great concept, the handset wasn't very successful due to high price tag. The company already said it is working on two new mid-range Android smartphones, but didn't reveal anything else.
According to ASUS' CEO Jerry Shen, the company plans to announce the new ZenFone 3 series of smartphones in June. It was previously believed that the company will announce it on May 30, a day ahead of Computex 2016, but looks like some things have changed.
The very popular gaming equipment maker Razer might be considering making its own smartphone or tablet according to the latest job listing. Lately, the company has started offering its own laptops, tablets, wearables and game consoles, so a smartphone could be in the works.
Last year, Huawei's CEO Richard Yu said that Quad HD displays are a waste of money and the biggest culprit of poor battery life. Now, a few months later, he changed his mind and confirmed that the company is now working on a smartphone with Quad HD display.
BlackBerry is still struggling in mobile business, despite having successful release of the first Android smartphone. To stabilize its business, the company needs new, innovative products, and according to latest rumours, BlackBerry will release two new smartphones in 2016.