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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

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

iOS 8
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

Ubisoft
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

Three Models Of China's Xiaomi Mi Phones Are Pictured During Their Launch
Price Dictates Growth of Smartphone Market

By IBTimes AU

The smartphone market is being shaken up as the tech giants' dominant positions are challenged by Chinese phonemakers that offer lower-cost handsets. With cheaper units that offer similar features to the pricier iPhone of Apple and Galaxy Androi... (Aug 12)

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

Global stock market indices
Telstra Opens Financial Markets Data Centre at ASX

By IBTimes AU

Telecom giant Telstra opened a data centre at the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) that would connect financial centres. The Australian Liquidity Centre (ALC) was built mainly to make available fast and reliable connectivity to other major financial centres. (Aug 11)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, NEW YORK, TELSTRA

ATTENDEES PLAY A CHECK-IN GAME TO WIN PRIZES BY TAPPING THEIR NFC-ENABLED ANDROID SMARTPHONES AT THE GOOGLE I/O DEVELOPERS CONFERENCE IN SAN FRANCISCO
BlackBerry Still Has It With Its New BlackBerry Z3

By IBTimes AU

Blackberry was outsold by other smartphones yet it came back with its Q10 and Z10 and now, here’s the new BlackBerry Z3. (Aug 07)

MORE TOPICS: BLACKBERRY, SAMSUNG, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID, CONGRESS