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Amazon, Google, Facebook step up competition in CPE market

Thursday 28 September 2017 | 17:07 CET | Author: Corina Schultz, Tim Poulus | Background
Google is acquiring personnel and assets from HTC, while Amazon is expanding further its range of smart home devices. The internet majors' expansion in the hardware market is driven by a number of factors: vertical integration, stimulating usage, creating new sources of revenue and more direct competition with Apple. The increased competition in the hardware market is good news for consumers. 

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