October 3, 2013
Rumors of Amazon building its own smartphone have been floating around for months, but new details are emerging. It now seems the company is developing two handsets, one of which has some nifty 3D features.
September 26, 2013
Sony is selling a standalone camera lens that clips on to your smartphone. The idea is to marry the benefits of a digital camera and a phone, but the results appear to be a mixed bag.
September 19, 2013
Currently, my phone has a broken screen. To get a replacement screen would cost more than the phone is worth. To get a replacement phone would cost more than I can [..]
September 19, 2013
Research in Motion has confirmed its BBM messaging service will be available on iOS and Android devices from this weekend. But there’ll be no appearance yet on Windows Phone handsets.
While BlackBerry handsets have a reputation as a popular choice for businesses (thanks [..]
September 12, 2013
A mobile advertising firm thinks its work, and that of its rivals, should be exempted from election laws that require disclaimers. Revolution Messaging says its not practical to fit a disclaimer on a small-screen ad.
Political ads are covered [..]
September 5, 2013
Fujitsu is marketing a smartphone aimed at older users who want the benefits of an Internet connection without the complexity. It doesn’t lend itself to an upgrade cycle, but the company may be able to make its money through exports.
August 31, 2013
As reviews have repeatedly pointed out, if you want the top specs in an [..]
August 29, 2013
Smartphone manufacturers have set the bar low for petty lawsuits over intellectual property. But now T-Mobile and AT&T have reached new depths with a case that may end in a court trying to decide what color a plum is.
August 28, 2013
For travelers that have a limited amount of app space on their phones, having to download a different transit app for [..]
August 27, 2013
For those of you interested in creating a custom phone, head over to AT&T where you can use the [..]
August 22, 2013
The company behind the Ubuntu operating system has abandoned plans to develop a smartphone. The Ubuntu Edge project set a new record of $12.8 million for pledged funding, but fell well short of a target needed to access the cash.
August 15, 2013
Apple has announced new rules for developers making iPhone and iPad apps for children. It bars advertising directly based to the child’s online activity.
The rules come as Apple prepares to allow children under 13 to officially operate their own iTunes account<br [..]
August 8, 2013
Cellphone users across California have received an emergency text message from state officials investigating a kidnapping. It’s the highest profile use of the alert system for a case where officials want the public’s help rather than warning them of danger.
August 1, 2013
Samsung Galaxy phones have overtaken iPhones as the models with the highest level of satisfactions according to a consumer survey phone. But it’s a fractional difference and for the most part, people who’ve got a high-end phone are pretty happy with [..]
July 31, 2013
One of the selling points for most of the Microsoft cloud based Office 365 subscriptions is the ability to use the software on mobile [..]