Can Semtech’s Acquisition of Sierra Wireless Change Offerings in IoT Space?

US-based semiconductor manufacturer and LoRa pioneer Semtech announced a $1.2-billion deal on Wednesday to acquire Canada-based cellular IoT module…

Rogers Q2 2022 Results

Rogers Q2 2022: July network outage and inflation acts as a dark cloud over a successful 2nd quarter

Rogers reported an excellent quarter across all segments (wireless, cable, and media) with increased revenue, upgrades and subscribers and a…

Counterpoint Research - Q2 global PC shipment PR

Global PC Shipments in Q2 2022 See Largest YoY Decline Since Q2 2013

Taipei, London, Hong Kong, Boston, Toronto, New Delhi, Beijing, Seoul – July 27, 2022 Global PC shipments fell 11.1% YoY in Q2 2022 to reach 71.2…

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China Cloud on Tesla’s Q2 2022 Numbers; Fundamentals Remain Strong

Tesla sold more than 254,000 vehicles in Q2 2022, an increase of 27% YoY, which was below general expectations. This was the first time since the…

Counterpoint Macro Index - June 2022

Counterpoint Macro Index Drops to Lowest Level in Two Years in June 2022

The Counterpoint Macro Index reading of 82.86 for June 2022 marks the index’s worst reading for the year and the lowest since June 2020. The war in…

Global Smartphone Sales Fall Below 100Mn Units in May

Only second time sales dip below 100mn units in almost 10 years  New Delhi, Seoul, Boston, Denver, Taipei, Beijing, London, Toronto, Hong Kong – June…

Global Smartphone ASP

Smartphone Price Observations for 2021 and Outlook for 2022

Global inflation of goods due to supply chain issues, rising energy prices, labor shortages and higher input costs has also made an impact on the…

Russia – heading for recession, mobile market will contract

We have been warning for some months that Russia is heading for tough times. The international response to Russia's intransigent position in Ukraine…