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January 26, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Teardown of Chinese smartphone reveals plastic non-functional component imposters

Xiaomi’s Mi 8 Explorer transparent-back device shows fake parts alongside real components
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January 24, 2019 by Joe McDonald, The Associated Press, Bejing

Huawei announces 5G smartphone based on own technology

Chinese tech giant Huawei announced plans Wednesday to release a next-generation smartphone based on its own technology instead of U.S. components, stepping up efforts to compete with Western industry leaders in the face of Washington’s warnings the company might be a security…
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January 10, 2019 by EP&T Magazine

Boréas advances buttonless Smartphones

Quebec-based piezo chip company demonstrates SmartClik capability at CES Show
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January 4, 2019 by By Mae Anderson, The Associated Press, New York

iPhone sales slump, has the Smartphone peaked?

Everyone who can afford a SmartPhone already owns one and no breakthroughs are compelling enough to upgrade as frequently
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August 14, 2018 by Anick Jesdanun, The Associated Press, New York

Samsung’s new phone shows how hardware innovation has slowed

Samsung’s new smartphone illustrates the limits of innovation at a time when hardware advances have slowed. The new phone, the Galaxy Note 9, will be faster and will last longer without a recharge. But while earth-shattering new features are in…
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July 4, 2018 by The Associated Press, San Jose CA

Apple, Samsung settle 7-year battle over smartphone design

Apple and Samsung have finally settled a seven-year battle over smartphones that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. The bitter rivals notified U.S. District Court Judge Lucy Koh of the truce in a notice filed Wednesday. Terms…
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May 25, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

NexOptic smartphone lens prototype sees light of day

NexOptic Technology Corp. has completed preliminary testing on its smartphone lens system, engineered to impact the rapidly growing, smartphone, telephoto marketplace.  “We are all very encouraged by the results our team has achieved on its first mobile lens demonstration. Imaging capabilities from our desktop…
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May 15, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Huawei ups the ante with latest smartphone launch

Mobile photography key to success of Chinese phone maker’s P20, P20 Pro and P20 lite products in Canada
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February 22, 2018 by Stephen Law

LG to unveil AI inspired smartphone

New AI functionalities align with needs and usage behavior of today's consumers
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November 10, 2017 by Andrew Rassweiler, Jérémie Bouchaud, Wayne Lam, David Hsieh, IHS Markit

Teardown reveals iPhone X costs Apple $370 in materials

Teardown engineers at IHS Markit complete a preliminary physical dissection of the new Apple iPhone X