There were 75.28 million smartphones shipped in China during the first quarter of 2013, the equivalent of more than three times the population of Australia, according to new figures by Analysys International.
Smartphone pioneer BlackBerry has managed to grow its marketshare in its home market of Canada to 13.5% during the first quarter of 2013, according to a note to investors by Raymond James analyst Tavis McCourt.
Microsoft has unveiled its next generation video game console, dubbed the Xbox One, with the company hoping the new “liquid black”-coloured device will be used as much for general entertainment as games.
Microsoft has announced a major upgrade of its Azure cloud hosting service in Australia. With files and applications stored in two separate data centres within Australia, the company hopes to grow its user base despite a major outage earlier this year.
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