12 hrs ago
Is Qualcomm in Trouble?
Heading chip maker Qualcomm appears to have run into a difficult time as short of what expected interest for speedier LTE-based cell phones in China represent an obstruction to its development plans.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Move over, Apple: Xiaomi is now the 2nd largest smartphone company in China
Even though the iPhone was already in China through China Unicom and China Telecom, its deal with China Mobile promised to make Apple a significant player in the Chinese market.
This Semiconductor Stock Has Got Impressive Catalysts
Lattice Semiconductor is on a roll. The producer of programmable chips is on a staggering run determined by customers such as Cisco , China Mobile, and possibly Google .
Sun Jul 27, 2014
South China Morning Post
Ban party cadres from using iPhones, entrepreneur says in light of security risk
IT think tank founder urges Chinese government to stop relying on Apple products and to develop its own secure operating system instead A saleswoman explains the functions of the iPhone 5s to a customer in a China Mobile shop in Beijing.
The Motley Fool
The Catalysts That Could Catapult Apple, Inc. Stock Past $110
Analyst Amit Daryanani maintained an "outperform" rating for Apple and raised his target from $100 to $110 on Wednesday.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Telecom operator woos 4G subscribers with more data
Beijing Mobile, a provincial-level branch of China's largest telecom operator China Mobile, sharply increased data streams for its 4G packages on Saturday without increasing prices.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Thai True Corp shareholders approve stake sale to China Mobile
Shareholders of Thailand's True Corp Pcl on Friday approved a plan to sell new shares to China Mobile Ltd. China Mobile has agreed to buy an 18 percent stake in True for $881 million in Thailand's first major corporate deal since the military coup in May. True Corp, 59 percent owned by Thai billionaire Dhanin Chearavanont's Charoan Pokphand Group, ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Qualcomm's Q3'14 Growth Supported By Strong Chipset Sales Offset By Lower Licensing Revenue
Qualcomm reported revenues of $6.8 billion in Q2 2014,experiencing 9% year-over-year and 7% quarter-to-quarter growth, mainly driven by record performance in the 'Qualcomm CDMA Technologies' segment.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Himax: China 3G, Samsung Slowdown; Chardan Lowers TP
Chardan Capital Markets analyst Jay Srivatsa is more convinced than ever of his Sell thesis in display manufacturer Himax Technologies after a poor reading of China's 3G subscriber growth and Samsung Electronics 's earnings.
Apple's Big Deal With IBM Will Help Boost Its Business Sales
Although shares of Apple Inc has generated a strong positive total return since it bottomed out in April, we believe that investors should carefully accumulate shares of the company.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Marvell Technology's Weakness Is a Good Investment Opportunity
Marvell Technology Group is a worldwide pioneer in incorporated silicon solutions, giving chips to various applications such as storage and mobile.
UPDATE 2-Apple revenue lags Street view despite strong China growth
Apple Inc posted a smaller-than-expected 6 percent rise in quarterly revenue on Tuesday, but revenue surged 28 percent in greater China despite intense competition in its third-largest market.
How You Can Profit From the iPhone 6
Apple's next iPhone could be a blockbuster. The expansion of new features, bargain with China Mobile, and a greater screen will make the iPhone 6 Apple's best telephone, and this will eventually be reflected in Apple's sales numbers going ahead.
Judge OKs Gmail Access; Facebook Save; China Mobile Web Use Explodes
A New York-based federal judge last week gave the OK for prosecutors to access a Gmail user's entire email account as part of a criminal probe.
Research: January-May handset shipments in China market down 28% on year
There were 178 million handsets shipped in the China market during January-May 2014, decreasing over 70 million units on year.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Apple Is Putting In Its Biggest-Ever Order For iPhones
Apple is ordering massive quantities of both the 4.7-inch and the 5.5-inch versions of the iPhone 6 , which will launch this fall, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Qualcomm's Earnings Preview: Stronger Growth in the Second Half of FY'14
Qualcomm is set to announce its Q3 2014 earnings on July 23. The semiconductor giant's top line growth is being restricted by a possible saturation at the high-end of the smartphone market and a growing mix of emerging market sales.
Analysts Comment On Apple Before Q3 Earnings
As Apple is scheduled to release its third quarter earnings after market close Tuesday, a number of analysts have issued reports detailing how they expect the company to have performed in the quarter.
China Mobile says to have more than 500,000 4G base stations by end of 2014 -official microblog
China Mobile Ltd, the world's largest mobile carrier by subscribers, will have more than 500,000 4G base stations by the end of 2014, the company said on its official microblog on Monday.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Motley Fool
Apple's Big Opportunity in China in 2 Mind-Boggling Charts
With $176 billion in trailing-12-month revenue, some investors worry the company will run out of room for growth -- or, even worse, run out of ways to sustain current levels of sales.