Fund that called the smartphone boom piles into driverless cars

HONG KONG (March 27): Fund manager Elizabeth Soon is on the lookout for her third “a-ha” moment. If her latest theme pans out as well as the first two, investors should start looking at driverless car suppliers.
Attendees look at the new Samsung Galaxy S3 tablet in Barcelona on Feb. 26. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg


Samsung teases release of Galaxy S8, shows new tablets

BARCELONA/SEOUL (Feb 27): Samsung Electronics Co. teased its coming Galaxy S8 smartphone and released new tablets targeting video-gamers and professionals as the company seeks to regain ground lost after pulling its Note 7 from shelves last year.
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Apple iPhone price under pressure as buyers seek cheaper devices

SAN FRANCISCO (Jan 27): Apple Inc. results next week will likely show iPhone sales growing again, bucking a year of declines. That’s the good news.
Mobile World Congress in Shanghai, China


How Apple lost China to two unknown local smartphone makers

BEIJING (Nov 23): Two years ago, Oppo and Vivo couldn’t crack the top five in China’s smartphone market. Now they outrank everyone after elbowing Apple aside, thanks to people like Cheng Xiaoning.