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CNBC Contributor David Pogue looks at all the things Congress should be doing to fix the cellphone industry.
An employee at a factory that makes iPhones in China killed himself after a prototype went missing, and Apple responded Wednesday by saying its suppliers are required to treat workers with dignity and respect.
Palm has had some success with the new Pre smartphone, but still needs to develop a middle-ground market for the device, an analyst told CNBC
With the advent of new cellular technology, people still haven't been able to agree on the etiquette for using such devices. Some find it acceptable to use their BlackBerry or iPhone while in a work meeting, while others say it's just plain rude. What do you think?
Investors, start-ups and major corporations are pouring money into services that make it easier to use cellphones to buy goods and transfer money, the New York Times reports.
T-Mobile USA's follow-up to the first "Google phone" will go on sale in early August, the carrier said Monday.
Smart phone makers Research in Motion, Apple and Palm are all in great shape for more upside, said Mike Abramsky, managing director of RBC Capital Markets and David Garrity, principal of GVA Research LLC.
After two years, the iPhone’s designers have finally gotten around to providing some basic functions. The result is a great leap forward for the iPhone, says David Pogue.
The Obama administration asked Congress on Tuesday to repeal a widely ignored tax on the personal use of company cell phones after sparking an outcry last week when it sought ideas for enforcing the law.
It was just a matter of time, and most of the folks I'm talking to have been surprised thus far that Palm CEO Ed Colligan lasted as long as he did after former Apple exec Jon Rubinstein stepped in as executive chairman.
Initial bids for Qwest Communications' long-distance business are below the $2 billion to $3 billion the telecommunications company sought, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.
While Wall Street is pontificating the proverbial recovery, it’s still pretty bad out there for the average American. How bad is it? One recently unemployed mom guilted her sons into robbing people to help pay the bills.
With the sector leading the stock market’s charge, it’s tempting to jump in. These tips may help you pick companies with staying power.
It's the right time to invest in technology stocks, said Noah Blackstein, portfolio manager at Dynamic Mutual Funds.
Government stimulus programs will soon start having impact which will turn the economy around for the better, said Rob Lutts, founder and CIO of Cabot Money Management.
It's no secret that talks between Sun Microsystems and IBM have collapsed; and it's no secret, based on my earlier reporting that Sun has re-approached IBM and that IBM has rebuffed the overture. Again. But what's the real reason behind IBM's decision to walk?
It's not often the CEO's comments can overshadow an entire earnings report, but that's what might be happening with Intel and the company's first quarter report.
This was going to be a dicey quarter no matter how you slice it for Intel, with analysts anticipating a paltry 2 cents a share in earnings and the very real possibility that the company could report its first loss in something like 87 quarters.
From the "Obama effect" to a rebound in consumer confidence, Research in Motion is tapping into several trends besides the technology inherent in its products in order to drive its stronger-than-expected earnings performance.
Research in Motion shares skyrocketed more than 20% as it reported earnings that topped estimates and gave an outlook well ahead of analysts' forecasts.
Cadie Thompson is a tech reporter for the Enterprise Team for CNBC.com.
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