Microsoft's promotion of Windows Phone has recently seen success in the U.S. and Europe amid continued problems in China.
Cell-phone mishaps and mysteries abound, but some are more dramatic than others and even funny (if it wasn't your phone).
Short-distance wireless groups supporting NFC and Bluetooth have agreed to jointly create greater interoperability between the complementary technologies.
Such a tattoo could include an embedded microphone as well as a transceiver for enabling wireless communications with a nearby smartphone.
Researchers have found a new way to tune the radio frequency in smartphones and other wireless devices that promises to reduce costs and improve performance of semiconductors used in defense, satellite, and commercial communications.
Smartphone shipments grew by 9% in the third quarter, a record for a single quarter, which continues a record-setting trend, research firm IDC said.
Up to one million free Jamba Juice smoothies will go to Isis mobile wallet smartphone users later this year, when Isis takes its NFC-ready technology to the national stage.
Revenue from mobile ads and searches more than doubled in the first half of 2013, reaching $3 billion, as advertisers began seeing value in offering ads over tablets and smartphones.
The Mayday button in the Kindle Fire HDX is one of the more compelling features in Amazon's new tablet.
Gartner projects downloads of mobile apps will exceed 102 billion this year, but most of them are free, not paid.
While layoff rumors fly, BlackBerry is moving ahead with plans to roll out its popular BBM messaging service to Android and iPhone devices.
Smartphones have strong trade-in value, sometimes as much as hundreds of dollars.
Apple's share of global smartphone shipments declined to 13.2 percent in the second quarter, while both Android and Windows Phone registered slight increases, IDC said Wednesday.
Of the top-selling smartphones in the U.S. in the past year, customers rated two Samsung smartphones higher than the last three Apple iPhone models.
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