Apple's new flagship goes on sale today around the world. The new iPhone 5S comes replete with iOS 7, as well as a biometric fingerprint scanner. Analysts will be watching early sales numbers of both the 5S and the lower cost iPhone 5C.
The standout feature on Apple's new 5S has to be the company's new Touch ID technology, which allows a user's fingerprint to act as a password. Check out what Sir Jony Ive has to say about how Apple arrived at the latest iPhone's differentiator.
While Samsung grabbed most of the attention with its splashy Galaxy Gear unveiling this week, Qualcomm quietly took wraps off a wearable of its own at its annual Uplinq developer conference. Take a quick look at the Toq, which boasts 8 days of battery life. Is it possible Qualcomm could be a contender in the space?
Motorola's new flagship has garnered a lot of attention for its focus on personalization, but Google's subsidiary has also tried to differentiate on other levels. Take a look at the Moto X's toucheless voice control features, which allows users to wake and control aspecs of the phone with voice only.
During this WDD HotSeat interview, Brock Butler, Marketing Director for mobile devices at Spirent Communications, discusses the major trends occurring in the HD Voice and VOLTE markets. He also provides an overview of the major challenges that are present in these markets and insight on how they can be overcome.
In the first full spot from HTC's new ad campaign, Robert Downey Jr. saunters through a series of bizarre initialism interpretations for the company's name. Detractors say it's too drastic a shift away from the HTC's old message of "Quietly Brilliant" and criticize it for choosing odd non sequiturs over talking about the actual phones. But people are talking about HTC and that's basically the point of the ad.
Acclaimed director Werner Herzog takes on texting and driving in this gut-wrenching documentary. Sponsored by AT&T, this film is a must watch for anyone with a car and cell phone. While the temptation to look at your phone while behind the wheel might be great, the results of doing so can be tragic.
While many were disappointed in the iPhone's Gorilla Glass covering, the easily shattered glass doesn't get babied in the lab. Take an inside look at what Corning R&D puts smarpthones through to test the durability of Corning's Gorilla Glass.
As Nokia continues its fight to compete in the highly competitive smarpthone market, the company is seeking to differentiate with some of the most sophisticated smarpthone camera technology out there. Here's a quick look at some of the features of Nokia's 41 megepixel camera found in the Lumia 1020...
In Qualcomm's imagined "World Without Mobile," set against a bouncy a capella soundtrack, normal mobile activities like checking messages, watching videos, playing games, listening to the music and updating social media profiles become unreasonably cumbersome when attempted without a connected device.
Microsoft has released the next iteration of Windows 8. The company's new touch-based operating system seeks to merge dekstop and mobile, but some customers miss the familiarty of longstanding feature like Windows' classic Start button...
Samsung hosted a special event June 20 in London and took the opportunity to unleash tons of new products including the Galaxy S4 Mini, the ATIV Q convertible that runs both Android and Windows, and the Samsung Galaxy NX, a mirrorless camera with interchangeable lens.
Microsoft today released a version of its popular Office suite for the iPhone. Office Mobile is available now for free on the App Store but only subscribers to Microsoft's premium cloud-based Office 365 service can use the new app. After signing in to an Office 365 account, users can access...
At CTIA 2013 in Las Vegas this year, Jennifer Lopez revealed Viva Movil, her new wireless retail business aimed directly at a Latino customer base. Check out this highlight from the show, which included Verizon Wireless COO, Marni Walden, Marcelo Claure, CEO of Brightstar, and moderator Mario Lopez.
Watch Apple CEO Tim Cook defend his company's tax strategy. Cook is aggressively questioned by Senator Karl Levin (D-Mich.). He reiterated Apple's position that his company pays all of its taxes, while Levin argued that Apple has cash sheltered in Irish companies that don't pay taxes...