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Apple chief executive Tim Cook: the iPhone maker’s share price has doubled since its low point in March this year, when panic about the coronavirus pandemic swept Wall Street. Photograph: Jim Wilson/The New York Times

Apple has hit a $2 trillion (€1.68 trillion) market capitalisation, barely 24 months after it became the world’s first trillion-dollar company. The S(...)

Huawei said the UK decision was more about US trade policy than security. Photograph: Getty Images

British prime minister Boris Johnson has ordered the complete purging of Huawei equipment from Britain’s 5G network by the end of 2027, risking the i(...)

Alternative figures provided by Canalys also highlighted a sharp decline in sales globally. Its figures suggest smartphone shipments fell 13 per cent to 272 million in the first quarter

Smartphone sales fell by 11.7 per cent during the first quarter, the largest annual decline ever recorded. New figures published by research company (...)

Huawei dominated smartphone sales in China, taking a 38.5% share of the market in 2019.

China’s Huawei Technologies reported its smallest annual profit increase in three years, hurt by weak overseas sales amid an intensifying US campaign (...)

Apple chief executive Tim Cook on stage at the launch of iPhone 11 models at the tech giant’s headquarters in Cupertino, California. Photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images

It’s getting harder to impress people but the tech giants are still giving it a good try. When Apple’s chief executive Tim Cook took to the stage in t(...)

The Samsung Galaxy Watch. Sales of wearable devices soared in the first quarter, new figures show.

Smartphone sales will remain weak this year, according to two new forecasts. However, they are expected to rebound in 2020. Research company Canalys(...)

IDC said sales of smart speakers in Europe reached a record 7.5 million units shipped in the fourth quarter of 2018

The Republic will soon have more homes with smart speakers than without, according to a new forecast. Research undertaken by Strategy Analystics indi(...)

Lei Jun, founder and CEO of China’s mobile company Xiaomi, speaks at a launch ceremony of Xiaomi Phone 4, in Beijing today. China’s Xiaomi unveiled its new flagship Mi 4 smartphone, aimed squarely at the premium handset market dominated by Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters

Xiaomi launched its flagship Mi 4 smartphone at a glitzy event in Beijing, where the Chinese budget handset maker’s chief executive sought to challeng(...)

Move over preening selfie-snappers, the smartphone camera is being harnessed as the latest crime-fighting tool with the invention of the “theftie”.Loo(...)