staggering figure

staggering figure

Holiday-quarter iPhone shipments said to crush estimates at 52 million

Social media 'comes of age,' Nielsen says

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Americans spent 121 billion minutes on social media sites in July 2012 -- a staggering figure that works out to about 230,060 years spent posting, liking and tweeting. That's the latest number from the Social Media Report, an annual snapshot by Nielsen and NM Incite. The report says that Facebook...
Social media 'comes of age,' Nielsen says

Samsung now selling three TVs every second, helping in its bid to dominate consumer households

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Technology giant Samsung has revealed at an event in Monaco today that it now sells three television sets every second. Let that sink in for a moment. Three television sets. Every second. That works out at 180 per minute, 10,800 per hour, 259,200 per day or, roughly, 7.78 million every...
Samsung now selling three TVs every second, helping in its bid to dominate consumer households

SoftBank's Sprint Deal Is A Huge, Global Bet On The iPhone (S, AAPL)

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SoftBank is in talks to take a majority stake in Sprint, the perpetual also-ran in the US wireless market. The reason why this is happening? Blame Apple. SoftBank is in a strong position because it adopted the iPhone before rivals in its home market of Japan. (It specifically noted the...
SoftBank's Sprint Deal Is A Huge, Global Bet On The iPhone (S, AAPL)

Everything that Apple announced today at WWDC

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Today at the WWDC event Apple released a slew of announcements, covering a wide range of products. This post is a compendium of what they released, and promised to release today. For convenice, the order of this post mirrors the order of Apple’s event. The event was packed, as always,...
Everything that Apple announced today at WWDC

Sony's loss is at least $240 on every PS3

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Sony (SNE) will lose $241.35 on every PlayStation 3 game console it sells at $599, and $306.85 on every console it sells with a smaller hard drive at $499, according to an analysis of the component costs conducted by iSuppli, a research firm. That's a staggering figure that is sure...
Sony's loss is at least $240 on every PS3

Dropbox: 1 billion files are now being uploaded every day

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One billion files are now being uploaded to Dropbox’s servers each day, CEO Drew Houston has revealed during a speech at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona today. It’s a staggering figure that is double the number of tweets that Twitter revealed were being published to its social network each day...
Dropbox: 1 billion files are now being uploaded every day
Foxconn has 150,000 workers building the iPhone 5 and still can't keep up with demand
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