Geeksphone stops smartphone sales

Spanish device start-up Geeksphone said it will “not undertake new projects”, stating that it is “very difficult for a company to maintain its viability and business” while maintaining its core philosophy. The company said that it has “always worked for …

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BlackPhone maker Silent Circle taps into new market

Encrypted communications firm Silent Circle is riding an unexpected wave of attention and success following a spate of recent high-profile cyber attacks to have hit the tech industry. In an interview last night in London, CMO Rob Smith (pictured) told Mobile World Live …

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Blackphone-maker CEO: “We’re a ‘next-gen Apple’ in a post-Sony world”

VIDEO INTERVIEW: Bill Conner, chief executive of Blackphone-maker Silent Circle, claims the company should now be seen as a “kind of next-generation Apple” as it looks to build on sales of almost $750 million since last June. “Apple brought usability to …

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