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IDC: Apple, Samsung smartphone market shares shrink in face of onslaught from LG, Lenovo

Smartphone market leaders Apple and Samsung saw their market shares shrink in the face of a second quarter onslaught from LG and Lenovo, according to the latest stats from research firm IDC.

Qualcomm, Apple, Samsung lead smartphone app processor market

Apple and Samsung are battling for a distance second spot behind leader Qualcomm in the global smartphone app processor market, which reached $3.6 billion in the first quarter, according to the latest stats from Strategy Analytics.

Flexible display market to increase at 45.4 percent CAGR through 2016, says TechNavio

The global flexible display market is forecast to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 45.4 percent through 2016, driven by demand for flexible-display smartphones and tablets, according to an estimate by research firm TechNavio.

Samsung gains on Apple in US smartphone market, says comScore

Apple ranked as the top smartphone maker in the United States with 39.2 percent of market, but second place Samsung posted the highest sequential growth rate, according to an online survey by comScore's MobiLens service

Apple's iPhone 5 takes 4G traffic crown, says Chitika Insights

During the first two weeks in June, Apple's iPhone 5 users generated about 40 percent of the total traffic from 4G phones and 76 percent of the traffic from newer 4G phones released after July 2012, according to the latest stats compiled by Chitika Insights.

Spotlight: Apple fails in effort to add Galaxy S4 to second Samsung suit

Apple has failed in its attempt to get the Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone added to a second patent lawsuit filed by Apple against Samsung covering newer smartphone models, Bloomberg is reporting.

Google boosts BYOD management features for Android devices

Google announced Thursday that it is adding a number of BYOD management features to Android devices, including selective wipe and Wi-Fi configuration capabilities.

Google takes on Apple in the race to a smartwatch, says WSJ

Google is developing a smartwatch based on the Android operating system to compete with Apple's rumored iWatch, according to people familiar with the search giant's plans consulted by the Wall Street Journal.

Samsung gains, Apple loses in slowing Western European smartphone market

Samsung saw its shipments of smartphones to Western Europe increase 31 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2013, while Apple's smartphone shipments dropped 11 percent for the same period, according to the latest IDC stats.

Apple comes up short on enterprise mobility management, says 151 Advisors

At its developers' conference held last week, Apple failed to address enterprise mobility management concerns, judged Bill Rom, managing partner at consulting firm 151 Advisors.