My Tech Take – Vero and Samsung

R.I.P Vero.

The app made a claim to fame that is only starting to be heard through complaints and claims that it is already dead.

FOMO object or real quality network lost in the current noise? We may never really know.


While MWC (Mobile World Congress) keeps going, the media have been very vocal about Samsung or even the usual absentee Apple and the rest of the gang with the likes of Nokia, LG, etc. In most cases, no word about the Chinese smartphone makers.

Why should this not happen?

With global smartphone sales declining in Q4 2017, the only brands in the top 5 actually seeing growth were Huawei (also the world #3 behind Samsung and Apple) and Xiaomi. For more details (and figures), Gartner have you covered.

Also published on Medium.