Sony looks to tap India’s small cities, affordable segment

By on September 29, 2014 at 11:47 AM.

Sony looks to tap India’s small cities, affordable segment

Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony is spreading its net wide to smaller cities in India to boosts its business besides studying the possibility of entering affordable mobile handset segment that uses the Android One platform. More →
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As Amazon’s Jeff Bezos arrives in India, he is greeted by Flipkart’s aggressive “welcome ad campaign”: Report

By on September 28, 2014 at 3:23 PM.

As Amazon’s Jeff Bezos arrives in India, he is greeted by Flipkart’s aggressive “welcome ad campaign”: Report

The war between Flipkart and Amazon has escalated to an all-new level. As Amazon founder Jeff Bezos arrived in India today, he was greeted by Flipkart’s aggressive ad campaign internally known as “Welcome Me Bezos,” Times of India reports. More →
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HTC confident of grabbing 10 percent market share in India by 2015

By on September 28, 2014 at 12:53 PM.

HTC confident of grabbing 10 percent market share in India by 2015

Smartphone maker HTC is confident of attaining 10 percent market share in India by 2015 in terms of volume. “Our internal estimate shows that HTC sales volume in India has tripled. As per our assessment, we now have 5 per cent market share. It will reach 7 per cent in fourth quarter and comfortably 10 per cent in 2015,” HTC Chief Financial Officer and President of Global Sales Chiang-Lin Chang told PTI in an interview. More →
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BlackBerry posts net loss of $207 million in Q2

By on September 27, 2014 at 11:29 AM.

BlackBerry posts net loss of $207 million in Q2

Canadian handset maker BlackBerry today said it has narrowed its net loss for the second quarter ended August 31, 2014 to $207 million compared to the previous year helped by increased adoption of its BlackBerry Enterprises Service (BES) and handset sales. More →
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Xiaomi is looking at selling 100,000 smartphones a week in India during Diwali: Reuters

By on September 26, 2014 at 6:07 PM.

Xiaomi is looking at selling 100,000 smartphones a week in India during Diwali: Reuters

Earlier today, Xiaomi announced that its popular Mi 3 will go on sale again in India during Diwali. That is however not the only piece of good news from the company, as it is also said to be making provisions to sell as much as 100,000 units a week during Diwali, Reuters reports. More →
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