Samsung sold 120 million mobile phones last quarter — more than 29 percent of the total global market and more than competitors Apple, Nokia, and LG combined — as global phone shipments reached a record 418 million.
The New Jersey Supreme Court has ruled that law enforcement will first have to obtain a search warrant before getting cell phone tracking data.
After a long wait, AT&T will offer up HTC’s new flagship Android phone — the HTC One — starting on April 19 for $200 with a two-year contract — and before the Samsung Galaxy S IV is available.
Despite numerous rumors to the contrary, Samsung has confirmed that it will not debut its much-anticipated Galaxy S III smartphone at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona later this month.
Motorola’s Droid Razr Maxx, a powerful 4G Android phone with a long battery life, will be available on Verizon Wireless starting Jan. 26, Verizon announced today.
Verizon Wireless is currently experiencing its third data outage for the month of December, undermining the company’s sterling reputation for reliability.
[vimeo 33083639 w=640 h=360] In this business, sometimes you get the news, and sometimes, the news gets you.
You’re as likely to get cancer from using your cell phone as from drinking coffee. Say what? That’s right, cell phone radiation is not dangerous.
Sprint late last week quietly announced it will phase out its Sprint Premier program, which gave loyal customers a way to upgrade their phones as often as once a year.
Smartphone sales are still on track to skyrocket during the next few years and will exceed one billion devices by 2016, IMS Research said in a new report out today.
Looking for an off-contract iPhone but don’t want to pay an astounding amount for it? You may be in luck, as Apple is reportedly planning to release a $350 contract-free iPhone 3GS that can be extremely attractive to pre-paid customers, according to a BGR report.
In its latest forecast of the smartphone market, research firm IDC has predicted that Windows Phone 7 will capture the No. 2 spot in market share by 2015, between Google’s Android at No. 1 and Apple iOS at No. 3. Rival research house Gartner also predicted similar results in April.
Nokia said Thursday that its chief technology officer had taken an indefinite leave and would be replaced by the head of its research center, according to the New York Times. CTO Richard Green, who joined Nokia last year from Sun Microsystems, will be temporarily replaced by Henry Tirri, head of the Nokia Research Center.
When it comes to cell phone chips, ARM has been virtually unchallenged. Intel has been trying for a few years to break into the market. But now yet another challenger is entering the fray.