Posts Tagged ‘Smart Phones’

Worldwide Smartphone Shipments Top One Billion Units for the First Time

For the first time ever, one billion smartphones have been shipped in one year, marking a huge milestone for mobile. According to data from the International Data Corporation (IDC), vendors shipped more than a billion smartphones in 2013, up 38.4% from the 725.3 million devices shipped in 2012. Press release below FRAMINGHAM, Mass. January 27, […]

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Biometric smartphones to become mainstream in 2014, Ericsson says

Summary: Following the release of the fingerprint sensor-enabled iPhone 5s, more smartphone makers could soon jump on the bandwagon, if Ericsson’s predictions prove true. By the end of 2014, a wealth of new smartphones could come with biometric technology, such as fingerprint recognition hardware. In September, Apple released the iPhone 5s, which included a fingerprint […]