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IDC: Smartphone shipments down 6.3% in Q4 2017, Apple overtakes Samsung for top spot

Apple is the new global smartphone king, surpassing rival Samsung, if only for one quarter. For those In getting a big déjà vu, this is indeed a trend: Samsung dominates the first three quarters in the year, and Apple settles for the fourth. Smartphone vendors shipped a total of 430.7 million smartphones worldwide in Q4 […]
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