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  • The Driver as Weakest Cyber Link

    by Roger Lanctot | Dec 23, 2019
    Upstream Security published its annual Global Automotive Cybersecurity Report 2020 last week highlighting the near doubling of publicly reported incidents docum... ...
  • NHTSA & The End of Expertise

    by Roger Lanctot | Dec 20, 2019
    “I’ve always wanted to say this: The experts are terrible.” – candidate Donald J. Trump speaking at a Wisconsin rally in 2016 as quote... ...
  • CES 2020: Smartphones Preview

    by Neil Mawston | Dec 19, 2019
    CES 2020 -- the first big mobile show of a new decade -- will be held next month in Las Vegas, US. Our report previews the ten big smartphones and trends you sh... ...
  • CES 2020: Wearables Preview

    by Neil Mawston | Dec 19, 2019
    CES 2020 -- the first big mobile show of a new decade -- will be held next month in Las Vegas, US. Our new report previews the ten big wearables and trends you ... ...
  • “Allow Myself to Introduce Myself” and Let’s Look to 2020

    by Eric Higham | Dec 19, 2019
    I’ve borrowed a line from the Austin Powers movies to introduce myself and some of my new responsibilities to you. I’m Eric Higham and I’ve be... ...
  • Do you see what I see? Closing out 2019 and looking forward to 2020

    by Eric Higham | Dec 19, 2019
    In the holiday spirit, I couldn't resist borrowing a line from "Do you hear what I hear". After a long absence created more by a lack of time than a lack of int... ...
  • Car Companies Failing @ Mobility

    by Roger Lanctot | Dec 19, 2019
    As 2019 comes to a close, ShareNow (formerly know in the U.S. and elsewhere as Car2Go) announced its plans to exit the North American (and other) markets. The l... ...
  • Broadcom to Sell PA and Filter Unit

    by Chris Taylor | Dec 18, 2019
    Today the Wall Street Journal reported that Broadcom wants to sell its RF chip business unit, which had $2.2 billion in sales in Broadcom’s 2019 fiscal ye... ...
  • Qualcomm Takes an Integration Step Sideways

    by Chris Taylor | Dec 18, 2019
    Contrary to first impressions of many analysts and encouraged by Qualcomm’s common practice of conflating processors, chipsets, and platforms, the new Sna... ...
  • AAA: Killer Safety Systems

    by Roger Lanctot | Dec 18, 2019
    AAA is out with a new study, conducted on its behalf by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, that purports to show, among other things, that advanced aut... ...
  • AAA: Killer Automotive Safety Systems

    by Roger Lanctot | Dec 18, 2019
    AAA is out with a new study, conducted on its behalf by the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, that purports to show, among other things, that advanced aut... ...
  • Xiaomi Takes 3 of Top 5 Smartphones in India

    by Neil Mawston | Dec 17, 2019
    New research from our Smartphone Model Tracker (SMT) service shows Xiaomi has captured 3 of the 5 bestselling smartphone models in the ... ...
  • OPPO A9 is a Blockbuster Smartphone for China

    by Neil Mawston | Dec 17, 2019
    New research from our Smartphone Model Tracker (SMT) service shows OPPO A9 has dethroned Huawei Nova 4 as the number one topselling smartphone mo... ...
  • Samsung A50 is Russia's Top Model

    by Neil Mawston | Dec 17, 2019
    New research from our Smartphone Model Tracker (SMT) service shows Samsung's Galaxy A50 has been Russia's top-selling smartphone model this year since its ... ...
  • Global Smartphone Market is Recovering

    by Linda Sui | Dec 16, 2019
    According to the latest published report from our Wireless Smartphone Strategies (WSS) service, Global smartphone monthly shipments (Sell In), Sales (Sell Throu... ...
  • Huawei to Expand in-house OS to More Devices in 2020, But Smartphone is Missing in the List.

    by Yiwen Wu | Dec 12, 2019
    Huawei stated in a recent interview that it plans to extend its in-house Huawei OS (HongMeng / Harmony OS) to more product categories and to overseas markets in... ...
  • OPPO INNO DAY 2019: OPPO’s 5G Strategy Goes Beyond Smartphone

    by Yiwen Wu | Dec 11, 2019
    Over one hundred analysts and media gathered in Shenzhen, China, attending OPPO’s INNO Day activity on Dec 10th 2019. Our analysts from Wireless Smartphon... ...
  • In-display Fingerprint Sensors Taking Over

    by Ville-Petteri Ukonaho | Dec 10, 2019
    On a recent report Biometrics : Global Smartphone Sales by Fingerprint Placement Forecasts to 2024, Strategy Analytics EDT service has forecasted the evolu... ...
  • Qualcomm XR2 Pushes into 5G Smartglasses

    by Neil Mawston | Dec 05, 2019
    Qualcomm launched today its new Snapdragon XR2 platform. It is the world's first 5G-supported chip for XR, MR, VR and AR smartglasses and smartgoggles. XR... ...