This is a short links post today but I plan to revisit some of the themes here, particularly the LG mobile output. As I have been saying, even though LG and HTC are sort of like the Packard Bell and Gateway firms of today’s mobile hardware OEMs, they churn out units people buy. It’s not all about Samsung in the Android space, volume-wise, though it may be profit-wise. The problem Apple faces is that there are a lot of Android manufacturers flooding the market with product and this will create Android platform stickiness. More on this later
News links for 18 February 2013
Amazon sacks German security firm following ‘neo-Nazi’ allegations — Tech News and Analysis
"Days after a documentary alleged the harassment and intimidation of foreign temporary workers at Amazon’s German distribution ...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.