Outstanding article on Wired about MediaTek. Never heard of them? Neither had I. They only shipped 400 million feature phones last year. Now they are poised to deliver quad core Android smart phones for about $200 to power everything.

The Next Global Smartphone Revolution: Made in Taiwan | Gadget Lab | Wired.com

There are almost 7 billion people on the planet, only 1 billion or so of whom have a smartphone. That means 6 billion people do not have one. The biggest tech company you’ve never heard of wants to flip that statistic, and in so doing make 2013 the year it brings the world online.


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