Cables? We don't need no stinkin' cables!
Mobile data traffic is expected to grow by 61 percent annually into 2018, and wearables will increasingly play a role, Cisco researchers estimate.
Samsung isn't shying away from the high end of the tablet market. Its Pro tablets start at $400 and the company is taking preorders now.
Payments made with smartphones and tablets rose 55 percent over last year, and Android activity is gaining, say processors of the transactions.
Microsoft's financial reports indicate it took a $39 million hit on its tablet sales during 2013's fourth quarter.
Two-thirds of "brand marketing messages" were opened in Q4 on a smartphone or tablet as another task flees the personal computer.
Intel is pushing into the mobile market by cutting deals with tablet developers to use its chips.
An increasing number of Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are coming from mobile devices, according to Prolexic Technologies.
The USB OTG standard shows future of portable drives.
After trailing iPads and Android tablets in 2013, analysts predict Windows 8 tablets will surge from a distant third place to lead the way into businesses.