Editor’s Pick With the holidays approaching, smartphone theft is on the rise — as I discovered recently when I was mugged at knifepoint for my iPhone 5.
By this point next year T-Mobile will have the iPhone, and, potentially, many more customers.
Remember when Japanese carrier NTT Docomo was the darling of the wireless world, could do no wrong, and was the subject of every adoring U.S. report on how mobile in Japan rocked in every possible way?
In a move that T-Mobile customers have waited for for years, T-Mobile is finally getting the iPhone. And the company is beaming.
Eric Schmidt seems perplexed by some of Apple’s recent decisions, like the recent patent lawsuits against Android partners, and Apple’s sudden removal of Google’s YouTube app from iOS devices.
Apple’s app store appears to be having some technical challenges today. Perhaps it’s the massive influx of people downloading Google’s new Gmail app.
Six months ago, Google says, it started working on a new Gmail app for iPhone and iPad. That’s a long time, but Gmail fans who can’t part with their gorgeous Apple hardware will probably think it’s worth the wait.
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Despite the massive growth of Android smartphones, advertisers still covet iPhone users more than any other platform.
Guest Post With tech-related projects accounting for nine of the top 10 most common job requests on DoNanza, freelancers working in technology have noticed some interesting trends over the past two years.
iPhone 5, plus market share losses from Android makers, pushes Apple to the No. 2 spot.
Could Intel be Samsung’s successor for building Apple’s mobile chips?
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Last I checked 2013 was still 34 days away. But Bing is obviously an impressive piece of technology: it already knows the most-searched terms of 2012.
You wouldn’t think that Harley Davidson and Apple have much in common, besides sometimes-fanatical brand devotees. But the two companies just concluded a business deal, for a word.
The iStack Mac Bundle has 10 apps that will give you all you really need to take your new Mac and make it more useful than you could imagine for a price this low. This deal is just $49.99 – but it’s only around for limited time.
iPhones and iPads may be losing ground to Android-based smartphones and tablets, but iPad is still king of online content. And online sales.
Telecommunications giant Ericson has released a massive report on the state of the mobile world. And clearly, unless you live in the almost-fully-penetrated European and North American markets, everything is up and to the right.
Apple has worked hard to keep the app store free of porn. But it looks like one developer has snuck an app with violent sexual content — including references to pedophilia — into the app store right under Apple’s nose.
Score one for Samsung in this long-running patent battle that started way back in August with that billion-dollar judgement against the Korean company.
Wondering what to get that kid on your Christmas list? Wonder no more, the answer is easy. But warm up the credit cards — it is going to put a massive dent in your finances.
“Hi, I’m Ben, and today I’m showing people why Windows Phone is a better match for them than iPhone and Android.”
Guest Post Today Lumawake launched a crowdfunding campaign for its revolutionary iPhone dock. The company’s approach may provide insight into how future product designers should consider approaching crowdfunding.
According to social app discovery company Appsfire, today is the day that marks the one million apps have been created for Apple’s app store.
Samsung is planning to ask a court which is considering Apple’s request for a sales ban of Samsung’s Android smartphones and tablets to force Apple to reveal the deal it recently reached with HTC.
It is a scientific fact that beautiful women make men dumber. It was entirely to test this theory that I accepted a video interview with supermodel Tyra Banks about her new iPhone app.
Editor’s Pick Most new social-local apps are a bore, frankly. But most don’t have a CEO who did a couple of tours of duty in Desert Storm, was a chief mechanic for a NASCAR team, and then, after selling a startup, went back to study at MIT.
Anyone who thought a sudden wave of peace, love, and joy was going to erupt in the mobile marketplace just in time for Christmas, keep dreaming.
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If you want to maximize ad revenue in your mobile app, develop for iPhone, allow rich media ads, pass keywords to advertisers about content and users, and focus on health, news, entertainment, and fitness segments.
Google’s mobile operating system Android may be winning the smartphone wars, with over 75 percent market share, but Apple and Microsoft could be making more from Android than Google — up to 600 percent more next year.
A few hundred million more or less from HTC is pocket change for the Cupertino giant that expects to earn $52 billion in the next quarter alone. Samsung, on the other hand, sold 57 million smartphones in the last quarter.
Frankly, if you are Samsung, why wouldn’t you raise Apple’s prices? A price increase could be simply a bargaining chip in an attempt to reach a settlement, or it could be Samsung’s way of recouping the billion-plus dollars it is obligated to pay Apple.
Betaworks’ latest is an effortless group photo-sharing app powered by hashtags.
Apple’s tablet continues to dominate when it comes to the mobile web.
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Apple has played hardball with Google in the past, holding up the Google Voice app for perhaps a year as both companies wrangled with how much functionality could be included.
According to a just-released study from London-based ABI Research, iPhone had only 29 percent of app downloads in the second quarter of 2012, compared to 47 percent for Android.