A handful of basic instant messaging services have amassed millions of users in Asia, mounting a challenge to the popularity of online hangouts such as Facebook.
Companies in today's briefs include: 4G World. Nokia, Ford, Consumer Cellular, Qualcomm
Companies in today's briefs include: Google, CTIA, ooVoo, Telenity, Straight Talk Wireless
HarperCollins Publishers announced Tuesday that it has reached new price agreements with sellers that conform to a settlement with the Justice Department over allegations that five publishers and Apple colluded to set prices for e-books.
A new iPhone is getting much of the attention, but Apple's older phones will get a software upgrade this fall as well. A new operating system sports a different mapping service and a built-in bond with Facebook.
Companies in today's briefs include: T-Mobile Austria, Transmode, Nokia Siemens Networks, Huawei, Intel.
Facebook is a mobile-first company, although they've made some mistakes on that score, particularly when the company deployed HTML5 apps instead of native solutions.
Companies in today's briefs include: T-Mobile USA, Samsung, 4G Americas, Clearlake Capital Group, NetMotion Wireless, FCC, Interoperability Alliance, CCA, U.S. Cellular.
Companies in today's briefs include: Livewire Mobile, Sprint, MetroPCS, GSMA, Movil, Antel, Entel Chile, Millicom, Oi, Orange, Telecom Italia, Telefonica, Infosys, Lodestone Holding AG, FCC, AT&T, Nansui
A federal judge has approved the U.S. Justice Department's settlement with a trio of electronic book publishers accused of conspiring in a price-fixing scheme orchestrated by the late Steve Jobs.
Companies in today’s briefs include: 4G Americas, Alcatel-Lucent, Intel, InterDigital, Samsung, Virgin Mobile USA.
Amazon made all kinds of noise Thursday with its announcement of three new tablets, a new eReader and its entrance into the world of LTE data plans.
Samsung said today it has sold more than 20 million of its Galaxy S III smartphones just 100 days after its launch.
Companies in today's briefs include: Good Technology, Copiun, Research In Motion, Alcatel-Lucent, Metrico Wireless, Spirent Communications, T-Mobile USA, Samsung.
Nokia is bringing its free streaming music service to Lumia handsets in the United States.
Companies in today's briefs include: Verizon Wireless, LG, Wireless Power Consortium, Allot Communications, Oversi Networks, Huawei, iSoftStone.
Baidu Inc., which operates China's most popular search engine, has released a mobile browser and says it will invest in a cloud computing center as growth in Internet use shifts to mobile phones.
Companies in today's news briefs: DTS, Yulong Computer Communications, Verizon Wireless, Snell
Twitter is offering a new way for advertisers to deliver their marketing pitches to the people who are most likely to buy their products and services.
Social apps have grown at a rate that exceeds every other app category, according to a new report from app analytics firm Distimo.
A quick look at the current state of mobile payments.
Companies in today's news briefs: IDC, Clariden Global, The Canadian Wireless Show, Truphone
Companies in today's news briefs: PlayMG, Altair Semiconductor, TomTom, Syniverse, NTT DoCoMo
The New York Times is leading the defense of a diverse group of companies that use technology they assumed was free: sending text messages with Web links to mobile phones.