Weak iPhone sales drag Foxconn's revenue down in December

Foxconn has announced an 8.3% drop in revenue for the month of December. The company attributed it to weaker consumer products production, something that is understood to be a reference to weak iPhone sales.
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1. cncrim

Posts: 1588; Member since: Aug 15, 2011

Here is all the OEM out there the next one will get my money will be that whoever can make a phone that can trigger my sense the same way like I'm there. I would love to smell the food when watch the cooking show.

2. Subie

Posts: 2395; Member since: Aug 01, 2015

They've had that kind of technology for movie theaters for a while now and for the most part it was a fail. Cell phone technology can't even make a screen accurate enough(yet) to show you what a paint color will look like on your wall. A physical paint swatch is still the best accurate way to go. The same would be for smell. It would be artificial, probably worse than scratch and sniff stickers. You're idea is definitely interesting though - I'll give it that. Cheers.

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