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21

Aug

2014

Windows Phone expected to push BlackBerry out of third place in the UK

Author: The Fonecast

The number of people using Windows-based smartphones in the UK is expected to overtake the number of BlackBerry users this year, according to a new report from digital marketing specialist eMarketer.

It anticipates the number of BlackBerry users dropping by 35.2% this year to 2.4 million, with an even steeper drop in 2015 to just 1.4 million users.

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20

Aug

2014

HERE CEO Michael Halbherr to leave Nokia

Author: The Fonecast

Michael Halbherr, the CEO of Nokia’s location business HERE, is stepping down from his role at the end of the month.

He says he’s planning to focus on his entrepreneurial activities in the future.

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19

Aug

2014

Amazon introduces its own credit card reader and mobile payment service for smartphones

Author: The Fonecast

Amazon has launched a US-based mobile payment service with a plug-in credit card reader for smartphones and tablets.

It enables small business owners to take payments on mobile devices via a free app and is seen as a rival to longer-established services including Square, PayPal and iZettle.

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19

Aug

2014

Intel and 50 Cent's SMS Audio are working on smartphone headphones that can monitor your pulse

Author: The Fonecast

SMS Audio, the audio brand co-founded by Curtis ‘50 Cent’ Jackson, is working with Intel Corporation on a headphone system that’ll incorporate biometric sensors.

Its forthcoming 'SMS Audio BioSport In-Ear Headphones powered by Intel' will include an optical heart rate monitor to collect fitness data.

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19

Aug

2014

HTC releases a Windows Phone version of the HTC One M8 in the USA

Author: The Fonecast

HTC has announced a Windows Phone version of its flagship HTC One smartphone in the USA.

The HTC One (M8) for Windows shares many of the Android-powered M8’s features, including the all-metal casing, the large sensor ‘UltraPixel’ camera and the front-facing stereo speakers.

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