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Emerging Markets

Emerging markets are nations with social or business activity in the process of rapid growth and industrialization. Currently, there are 28 emerging markets in the world, with the economies of China and India considered to be by far the two largest.  Although some people find the term dated, a new term has yet to gain much traction.

Articles About Emerging Markets

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LG Launches L Fino and L Bello Affordable 3G Smartphones That Comes With Some Of LG G3 Features

By IBTimes AU

LG announces its new 3G smartphones, the L Fino and the L Bello that is incorporated with some of LG G3 features. (Sep 10)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, ANDROID

Three Models Of China's Xiaomi Mi Phones Are Pictured During Their Launch
$99 Xiaomi Redmi 1S Specifications Roundup: Creates History Again With Sales Of 40,000 Units In 4.2 Seconds

By IBTimes AU

The recently released Xiaomi Redmi 1S is already making waves in the emerging markets. (Sep 04)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, RETAIL, INDIA, COPPER, SMARTPHONE

Sundar Pichai speaks about wearables during at the Google I/O developers conference on June 25, 2014
Google Android One vs Apple iPhone 6 Confirmed Release: Android One to be iPhone 6 Killer

By IBTimes AU

Google will not let Apple take the spotlight this September as it sets out to take a bid against the iPhone 6. Whereas the Android One may not have the reported high end features of the iPhone 6, it does target a considerable market - well within Google's forte. (Sep 04)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG, MANUFACTURING, INDIA, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

A man reacts while trying out his new Samsung Galaxy S5 in Jakarta
Samsung and Apple in Trouble with their Global Standing With Other Players Catching Up

By IBTimes AU

Earnings and sales reports typically come out on a quarterly basis. For example, during the first quarter of 2014, the verdict came out that Apple and Samsung were still the top 2 smartphone makers around the globe. (Aug 31)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, SAMSUNG, INDIA, SMARTPHONE

A sales assistant checks Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S5 smartphones at a shop in Seoul
Google Can Kill Samsung with Android KitKat and Android One: Here's How

By IBTimes AU

Google’s operating system, Android KitKat and the Android One Initiative, signify yet another bad news for Korean Electronics Giant, Samsung. Emerging markets like India and the Philippines, which are both very populated countries, are switching from feature phones to smartphones. (Aug 31)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, SAMSUNG, INDIA, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

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Android 5.0 L vs Apple iOS 8: Why Android Topped iOS, The Big Difference

By IBTimes AU

Google's Android and Apple's iOS have always fought for OS supremacy with both companies set to put out major updates this fall or before the year ends. In the latest research results monitoring OS usage, Android appears to have surpassed the iOS dominating finally but by not as much. (Aug 31)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, INDIA, BLACKBERRY, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

Apple CEO Tim Cook introduces the IOS 8 operating system
Apple iOS 8 vs Android 5.0 L: OS Wars Puts Android to Lower while Apple to Higher

By IBTimes AU

The latter part of the years marks a much awaited period for both Google's Android and Apple's iOS 8. Both tech giants will be releasing their major OS updates clashing once more. Nonetheless, according to recent data from IDC, Android and ... (Aug 31)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

Students Walk Out Of Samsung Electronics' Headquarters In Seoul
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Could Be The Saving Grace As Company's Growth Declines; Freshly Leaked Specifications From China Listed

By IBTimes AU

Samsung's declining sales growth signifies the company will likely rely on the upcoming Galaxy Note 4 to fill the widening gap. (Aug 14)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, SAMSUNG, INDIA, SONY, ANDROID, HTC

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Assassin’s Creed Unity and Far Cry 4 Reveal New Trailers as EA Goes Full Swing at Gamescom

By IBTimes AU

“Assassin’s Creed Unity” and “Far Cry 4” get new trailer at Gamescom, while Ubisoft exec Alain Corre expounds more on the company’s plans and outlook. (Aug 13)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, GERMANY, RETAIL, SMARTPHONE

Attendees Play A Check-In Game To Win Prizes By Tapping Their NFC-Enabled Android Smartphones.
With Moto G2 (aka Moto G+1) Release Date Set for Sept. 10, Moto G Can be Purchased for $59.99 [Hurry, Limited Period Offer]

By IBTimes AU

The Moto G2 or Moto G+1 handset's release date is nearing close. Hence the original Moto G model is available on a killer discount. (Aug 13)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID