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AT & T Profits Slide, iPhone Sales Flat

October 20, 2011 8:53 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Amid increasing pressure from iPhone-toting Verizon Wireless, AT&T today reported lackluster third-quarter earnings.

Google Serves up Galaxy Nexus with Dessert

October 19, 2011 9:01 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Google and Samsung were busy unveiling the Galaxy Nexus and Ice Cream Sandwich in Hong Kong...

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.


Samsung Seeks iPhone 4S Ban in Australia, Japan

October 17, 2011 8:31 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Samsung Electronics is asking Japanese and Australian courts to block sales of Apple's new iPhone 4S in those countries.

AT & T Introduces 5 New Android Devices

October 11, 2011 10:05 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

AT&T today announced availability of five new Android phones, including the Motorola Atrix 2, Samsung DoubleTime, Samsung Captivate Glide...

Report: Smartphone Performance Continues to Improve

October 11, 2011 9:35 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Metrico today released its quarterly Mobile Device Roundup, an exclusive to Wireless Week...

Verizon, Samsung Target Enterprise with Stratosphere

October 10, 2011 8:31 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Verizon Wireless and Samsung today announced the Samsung Stratosphere, a Galaxy S Android smartphone aimed at business users.

Report: Android Continues Takeover of Smartphone Market

October 6, 2011 8:13 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Android continues to gain share over Apple in the smartphone segment, according comScore's MobiLens service...


T-Mobile Fights Injunction in Samsung, Apple Android Suit

September 29, 2011 7:56 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

T-Mobile USA became the second carrier in a week to come to Samsung's defense in its legal fight with Apple...

Isis Lists Smartphone Makers for NFC Payments Push

September 28, 2011 8:12 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Isis says six top smartphone manufacturers will manufacture smartphones compatible with its NFC-based mobile payments service.

T-Mo Unveils First 42 Mbps HSPA+ Android Devices

September 27, 2011 8:13 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

T-Mobile USA has been the epicenter of Android since HTC rolled out the T-Mobile G1...

Nokia Starts N9 Smartphone Shipments

September 27, 2011 7:59 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Nokia Corp. says it has begun shipments of its top N9 smartphone model...

Samsung Ships 10M Galaxy S II Smartphones

September 26, 2011 8:05 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Samsung announced that the Samsung Galaxy S II has achieved 10 million global channel sales...


Nielsen: New Smartphone Users Favor Android

September 26, 2011 8:03 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Nielsen is providing some more insight into Android's meteoric rise to the top.

Mobile OS Meets Desktop OS

September 25, 2011 1:23 pm | by Andrew Berg | Articles | Comments

Efforts are under way to bring the ease of smartphone and tablet computing to the desktop.

Leap Plans Retail Push, Smartphones Hold Steady

September 21, 2011 8:02 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Leap Wireless International plans to continue expanding its Cricket prepaid brand into retail stores as the operator's smartphone strategy pays off...

Google, Sprint Launch Mobile Wallet on Nexus S 4G Phones

September 20, 2011 8:04 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Sprint and Google announced the rollout of Google Wallet to all Nexus S 4G customers...

Intel, Google Partner for Atom-Based Android Phones

September 14, 2011 7:55 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Intel and Google announced a partnership that aims to enable and optimize future versions of Android for Intel's family of Atom processors.

U.S. Cellular Electrifies with New Android Phone

September 13, 2011 8:16 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

As smartphones continue to gain traction, it's essential that regional carriers maintain a device portfolio that includes high-end devices...

Does the Droid Bionic Justify Its Price?

September 12, 2011 1:48 pm | by Andrew Berg | Articles | Comments

Concerns about whether the Bionic's battery performance might be a killjoy for some power users are not without credence, but overall, the Droid Bionic looks like a solid, if pricey, bet for the Android lover.

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...

Report: Apple Tops Customer Satisfaction Rankings

September 9, 2011 8:12 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Apple and LG devices are tops with consumers according to J.D. Power and Associates...

Pager Technology Trumps Smartphone Paging Apps for Critical Messaging

September 7, 2011 3:33 pm | by Ted McNaught, Critical Alert Systems | Articles | Comments

While new smartphone paging apps are promising the same fast, reliable service as pagers, a comparison of cellular and paging networks and devices shows dramatic differences that can impact the reliability and speed of critical messaging, as well as patient and public safety.

Droid Bionic Arrives, Finally

September 7, 2011 8:22 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Motorola's long-awaited, dual-core, LTE-capable Droid Bionic has finally arrived at Verizon Wireless.

Report: Android, iOS Vie for Late Adopters

September 2, 2011 8:18 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Those yet to pick themselves up a smartphone are an indecisive lot, as well as the next target market for Google and Apple...

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