BlackBerry is going to stop designing its own phone, bringing to an end one of the most iconic products of the internet era as the company announced it is stopping designing smartphones in-house after 14 years.
Via Newsy, during the second quarter of 2012, Samsung sold 52 million smartphones, according to Juniper Research. That’s double the number of iPhones Apple sold in the same time period. Looks like the iPhone has some serious competition.
Forbes reports: 2011 marked the beginning of a major shift toward mobile computing. Smartphone shipments topped PCs for the first time ever last year, by 73 million units, according to figures published by research firm Canalys on Friday. Last year a total of 487.7 million smartphones were shipped. Only 414.6 million PCs, which include tablet PCs, […]