April means lots of new first-quarter market share numbers. And research firms are stepping over each other to show that Samsung is faring well vis-a-vis its nemesis Apple -- which isn't doing too badly itself.
ComScore said today that Samsung is the top handset supplier among the 30,000 mobile subscribers surveyed in the U.S., with a 26 percent share in the three-month period ending in March. (see chart below).
In that period, 234 million Americans age 13 and older used mobile devices, according to ComScore.
LG was No. 2 with 19.3 percent and Apple third with … Read more