Sony Mobile plans to lay off 15 percent of employees and move its headquarters to Tokyo.
Dell Inc.'s slump deepened in its latest quarter as the growing popularity of smartphones and tablets undercut sales of its desktop and laptop computers.
LightSquared today announced that it has appointed Doug Smith as its new chairman of the board and CEO.
Best Buy's profits plummeted about 90 percent during its second fiscal quarter as weak sales and restructuring costs hit its bottom line.
Barnes & Noble's fiscal first quarter was a tale of modern and traditional.
After three weeks of listening to technology experts, patent professionals and company executives debate the complicated legal claims of Apple Corp. and Samsung Electronics Co., a jury of nine men and women are set to decide one of the biggest technology disputes in history.
Apple's stock hit a new high Friday after a four-month swoon, as investors looked ahead to the release of a new iPhone and possibly a smaller iPad.
Best Buy Co. has tapped Hubert Joly, the former head of global hospitality company Carlson and turnaround expert, as the nation's largest consumer electronics chain's new CEO and president.
Companies in today's briefs include: MobileBits, Aixum Tec, Barnes & Nobile, Nokia, Motorola Mobility, Verizon Wireless, Zagg, Ethertronics
HTC is writing off the entire cash value of its investment in online video games company OnLive.
The FCC and Justice Department are set to clear Verizon Wireless' $3.9 billion purchase of AWS spectrum from a group of cable operators, a transaction that adds to the operator's stockpile of spectrum for its LTE network.
Nearly a dozen major retailers have announced plans for yet another mobile payments initiative, this one coined the Merchant Customer Exchange.
Cisco Systems Inc., the world's largest maker of computer networking equipment, is seeing its ambitions cramped by the global economic turmoil, but results for its latest quarter were strong enough that it announced an increase to its dividend.
Lenovo Group said Thursday its quarterly profit rose 30 percent on strong sales in developing markets but growth slowed amid global economic weakness.
Companies in today's briefs include: Kyocera, Sprint, Virgin Mobile USA, Huawei, Openet, Samsung, Verizon Wireless.
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has lowered its long-term corporate credit rating on Nokia to “BB-” from “BB+” and affirmed its “B” short-term corporate credit rating, pushing the company’s debt once step closer to junk status.
Cisco Systems, the world's largest maker of computer networking equipment, is set to report fourth-quarter results after the market closes Wednesday, and analysts will be listening for hints about global demand.
CTIA is overhauling its fall conference with a complete brand realignment and a concerted effort to shift the focus of the show towards an audience primarily of CIOs and CTOs.
Apple extended its dominance in tablet computers, shipping nearly seven out of every 10 tablets in the second quarter, according to research firm IHS iSuppli.
Research In Motion (RIM) is reportedly planning to sell off a cloud services company it acquired less than a year ago as it continues to downsize its foundering business.
A well-known industry analyst is telling wireless operators to cut fees on shared data plans.
Google will cut 4,000 of the roughly 20,000 employees at its recently acquired Motorola Mobility division.
Companies in today's briefs include: Mavenir Systems, MetroPCS, Dialogic, Samsung, Sprint, Barnes & Noble.
Wireless Week recently spoke with Jon Jackson, founder and CEO of Mobile Posse, about his company’s role in strengthening communication between the carriers and their customer base.