Vivo beats competition with under-screen fingerprint scanner
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Thanks to Qualcomm's Fingerprint Sensors technology

While it was rumored that Apple could be the first to bring fingerprint scanning technology that can be placed under a screen, Vivo, a Chinese technology company, showed the first working prototype at the Mobile World Congress Shanghai, which uses Qualcomm's new Fingerprint Sensors technology.

Swedish Ericsson returns to networks
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New business is borked 


Swedish outfit Ericsson has given up on getting more clients beyond the telecoms industry to refocus on selling networks to mobile phone companies.

Apple will save the iPhone by selling in India
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Tim Cook’s latest theory


The supreme pooh-bah of the tax-dodging fruity cargo-cult, Tim Cook, has named India as the nation most likely to save Apple from its falling profits.

Smartphones make you stupid
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New study suggests


Apparently having a smartphone close to hand significantly reduces your cognitive ability, according to a new scientific study.

Italy mulls iPhone ban
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Persecuting the Apple cult in the traditional Roman way


The country which gave the world pizza, pasta and European civilisation is mulling over saving the nation from the fruity cargo cult by banning the iPhone.