BERLIN— Gadget makers have been showcasing their latest gear at Europe's flagship technology show, the IFA in Berlin, this week. Aside from Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4, 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of storage, it sports the latest Intel Cherry Trail chip, two USB ports and an audio jack. Huawei launched its Mate S, billed as the Chinese smartphone maker's first top-range handset with...» Read More
Aug 24- Apple Inc's China business experienced "strong growth" in July and August, Chief Executive Tim Cook told CNBC on Monday. The comments, in an emailed response to questions about the iPhone maker's business in China, come amid concerns about the country's economic growth that have sent global stocks reeling. Smartphone sales in China, the world's biggest...
A sensor by a start-up called Density can send data to your phone, telling you when a restaurant or gym is too crowded.
TOKYO, Aug 21- Japan's Nikkei fell below the 20,000 mark for a fourth consecutive day to a 3-1/ 2 month closing low on yet more signs of deceleration in the Chinese economy. As Apple lost 2 percent after a Gartner report showed falling smartphone sales in China, share prices for the tech giant's Japan suppliers followed suit. Alps Electric fell 7.1 percent while...
NEW YORK, Aug 20- InterDigital Inc has violated U.S. antitrust law by failing to keep its promise to fairly license its technology considered essential to mobile phone communications, Microsoft Corp said in a lawsuit on Thursday. It comes as the U.S. International Trade Commission is set to rule this month on whether Microsoft smartphones should be banned from...
Microsoft will hold an October launch event to debut new hardware, including phones and tablets, sources told The Verge.
*Bernstein downgrade hits Disney, media stocks tumble. *Report of declining smartphone sales in China hits Apple. Consumer stocks led the decline on Wall Street with Disney down nearly 6 percent after a brokerage downgrade, while Apple slumped near 2 percent after a report that overall smartphone sales in China fell in the second quarter for the first time.
He spent a night in jail for damaging a drone he felt was "violating" beach goers.
Aug 20- Smartphone sales in China, the world's biggest market for the devices, fell in the second quarter for the first time, market research firm Gartner Inc said on Thursday. Sales of smartphones in China declined 4 percent in the quarter, the first year-over-year fall, the company said. "China has reached saturation- its phone market is essentially driven by...
Aug 20- Apple Inc increased its market share in the second quarter when global smartphone sales grew at the slowest pace since 2013, according to market research firm Gartner Inc.. The iPhone maker's share of the worldwide smartphone sales market rose to 14.6 percent in the quarter from 12.2 percent a year earlier. Rival Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's share fell...
Toyota has sent out invitations for journalists to attend a preview of the fourth-generation in Las Vegas on Sept. 8, NBC reports.
Apple said 21 percent of Apple Music trial users dumped the service, in contrast to a study which puts that number at 48 percent.
Rumors of a new Blackberry mobile phone running the Android operating system persist amidst new leaked photos.
Messaging bubble? Kik just gained some steam in the competitive mobile messenger space.
Japan's Toshiba has proposed a new board dominated by outsiders in a reform push after a $1.2B accounting scandal.
Tencent has picked up a $50 million stake in Canadian chat app Kik, an investment that values Kik at more than $1 billion.
The streaming device unavailable to purchase on Amazon; does that mean it's time for an upgrade?
Apple TV may run on a TV-optimized version of iOS 9, according to a report released Tuesday.
Phony emails warn drivers they are "indebted for driving on toll roads," with a link to a fake website, says NBC 4.
One firm is predicting the first year-on-year decline in iPhone sales for 2016.
Jeff Bezos writes to staff defending Amazon's human resources policy following a New York Times story claiming back-stabbing practices.