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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Smartphone Manufacturers’

Samsung Child Labor Accusations Come to Light

As Samsung has grown into a major competitive force in the smartphone market, the company has faced greater scrutiny of their products. Now, Samsung is also facing greater scrutiny on their manufacturing operations, something Apple has had to deal with for years now. China Labor Watch, a New York-based organization that defends the human rights of Chinese workers, this week …

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ComScore Releases Latest Smartphone User Trends

Some very interesting data coming out of ComScore today compliments of their MobiLens service. The numbers come from a survey of over 30,000 US mobile phone users in the three months leading up to February 2012. They provide a comparison between February 2011 and February 2012, in which smartphone usage climbed to 50% for the first time ever. They found …

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iPhone Subsidies Destroying Consumer’s Perceptions

Did you know that an iPhone or a new Android phone costs a lot more than we are led to believe? Most of the time we only consider the cost of the device when we sign up for a new contract with our cellphone providers. Usually the newest technology will run you anywhere from $99 all the way up to …

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