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Amid Troubles, Nokia Gets Boost from China

December 6, 2012 11:18 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

In the same week that Nokia sold the building that has been its main headquarters as part of cost-cutting measures, the Finnish handset maker also announced that China Mobile will begin carrying the Lumia 920T.  The Lumia 920T is the first TD-SCDMA Windows Phone in China and for Nokia represent ...

Mobile Devices Continue to Drive Social Media Usage

December 3, 2012 10:16 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

A new report from Nielsen and NM Incite found that while the computer remains as the predominant device for social media access, consumers’ time spent with social media on mobile apps and the mobile web has increased 63 percent in 2012, compared to the same period last year. 

Study Shows Growth in Second Screen Users

December 3, 2012 9:55 am | by David Bauder, AP Television Writer | News | Comments

Television viewers were once called couch potatoes. Many are becoming more active while watching now, judging by the findings in a new report that illustrates the explosive growth in people who watch TV while connected to social media on smartphones and tablets.

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Forum Wants to Breathe New, Certifiable Life into Phones

February 28, 2012 6:46 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

A group of companies on Tuesday launched the Device Renewal Forum (DRF) dedicated to establishing a common certification for refurbished wireless phones around the world.

Report: Apple Snags Big Chunk of Q4 Smartphone Sales

February 7, 2012 6:44 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Apple emerged as the best-selling handset OEM in the fourth quarter of 2011, according to NPD Group.

Windows Phone: the OEM Challenge

February 5, 2012 7:04 pm | by Maisie Ramsay | Articles | Comments

Not too long ago, it would have taken quite the stretch of imagination to picture a Nokia smartphone as the belle of the ball at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last month.

VZW Day One at CES 2012

January 30, 2012 10:03 am | Videos | Comments

Review: Lumia 710 Good Return to U.S. for Nokia

January 4, 2012 9:16 pm | by Andrew Berg | Articles | Comments

Launched today as an exclusive on T-Mobile USA's network, the Lumia 710 is available for $49.95 with a two-year contract. While that $49.95 price tag screams mediocrity, the 710 offers far more polish...

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HP Goes Open Source with webOS

December 12, 2011 6:04 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

After failing to find a buyer for its mobile operating system, HP on Friday announced that it will offer up webOS to the open source community of developers. The company says it plans to continue to be active in the

Hot, Not So Hot & Most Important Devices of 2011

December 3, 2011 2:30 pm | by Andrew Berg | Articles | Comments

Some players have hit it big in the mobile device market this year (Samsung Galaxy S II), while others have fallen flat (HP Touchpad). But even some of 2011’s misses (BlackBerry PlayBook) have been critical for their respective companies, proving that in the device market, a product doesn’t necessarily have to be successful to be important.

MetroPCS Gets First HTC Handset

November 21, 2011 7:07 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

MetroPCS today announced its first HTC handset, the HTC Wildfire S, an Android-powered smartphone.

HTC Unveils Rezound with Beats

November 4, 2011 8:21 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

HTC yesterday unveiled its latest and greatest, the first Android phone in the United States to feature Beats audio integration...

Report: Faulty Android Phones Cost Carriers $2 Billion Annually

November 4, 2011 8:18 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

The return and repair of Android smartphone devices is costing mobile operators as much as $2 billion per year...

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HTC Earnings Soar, But Flat 4Q Ahead

October 31, 2011 8:14 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

HTC posted major gains in sales and profits for the third quarter but warned that its earnings could plateau in the fourth quarter...

Motorola Resurrects the RAZR

October 19, 2011 8:51 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Motorola Mobility has revived its RAZR brand for a new super-thin Android smartphone that will launch next month with Verizon Wireless.

Huawei Targets U.S. Device Market

October 12, 2011 9:30 am | by Brad Smith | News | Comments

SAN DIEGO —The Chinese manufacturer Huawei plans to be among the top three wireless device companies in the United States within three years.

Report: Smartphones Eclipse Feature Phone in Western Europe

September 12, 2011 7:58 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

It's becoming a smartphone world, according to new report from research firm IDC, which shows smartphone shipments eclipsing feature phones...

GAO: Inmates' Illegal Cell Phone Use 'Major Security Concern'

September 7, 2011 8:19 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Prison inmates' illegal use of contraband cell phones is on the rise and poses a major security threat to prison officials and the public...

Nokia Launches Its Cheapest Phones at $30-$35

August 26, 2011 7:59 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Nokia on Thursday unveiled its two cheapest cellphones to date aimed at attracting users in the low end market...

Webcast - Hear From The Experts: 4G Device Outlook

August 22, 2011 2:24 pm | Articles | Comments

As 4G offerings expand in the marketplace, service providers and device manufacturers are challenged to deliver a differentiated value proposition.

HP Discontinues webOS Devices

August 18, 2011 12:26 pm | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

HP announces big changes to its business ahead of third-quarter earnings call, including the discontinuation of webOS devices.

Free Phones from Best Buy Today

August 17, 2011 8:11 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Best Buy today announced that it will be giving away a variety of Android devices for free...

Gartner: Smartphone Sales Up 74%

August 11, 2011 8:12 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Worldwide sales of mobile devices to end users totaled 428.7 million units in the second quarter of 2011, a 16.5 percent increase...

Text Messaging Used in Britain's Riots

August 10, 2011 8:13 am | by Paisley Dodds & Raphael G. Satter, Associated Press | News | Comments

Encrypted messages sent via BlackBerrys are being used by mobs to encourage rioting across Britain

Next-Gen Networks & Video: What You Need to Know

July 29, 2011 2:26 pm | by Ronny Haraldsvik, Bytemobile | Articles | Comments

Television viewing on mobile devices has begun to catch up to television viewing over the Internet as these devices come forward as a prominent tool for video viewing both at home and on the road.

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