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With Facebook forking out $16 billion for WhatsApp, could 2014 be the year when most of us give up on texting?
Facebook's staggering $16 billion acquisition of WhatsApp has stunned some industry watchers who see the move as a sign of sheer "desperation."
More than just the founders of WhatsApp win big in the $16 billion deal with Facebook.
Everyone is outraged over the $19 BILLION Facebook is paying for messaging service WhatsApp but here's what they're missing, says Michael Yoshikami.
The apps in Apple's app store are collecting more data about users than apps for Android, according to a study.
MasterCard and Visa announced a plan to endorse a mobile payments tech that could bring the idea of using your phone to tap-to-pay for purchases back.
BlackBerry CEO John Chen criticized T-Mobile, calling ill-conceived a promotion that encourages customers using BlackBerrys to upgrade to iPhones.
Mayer is trying to move Yahoo squarely into competition with both Google and Microsoft, in an attempt to regain control over one of its key revenue streams.
Four Democratic senators proposed a law that would require cellular devices to have the ability to be permanently deactivated if stolen. Re/code reports.
Growth in global smartphone revenue is expected to slow this year as cheaper devices hit the market and weigh on average selling prices, Gartner said.
There are 132 million people around the world who use their smartphones at work, and that number is forecast to grow by nearly a third this year.
Americans would rather go without sex than give up their mobile phones, televisions or Internet connections, according to a recent survey.
Amazon just improved its mobile app to make it even easier for consumers to showroom.
Cisco says mobile data traffic will top 190 exabytes worldwide by 2018, an 11-fold increase from 2013's traffic, and it's a ton of data. NBC reports.
Samsung could reveal its latest smartphone – the Galaxy S5 – sooner than expected, after the company sent out teasing invitations.
Amazon is considering a credit card payment system based on Kindle devices for brick-and-mortar stores, according to a WSJ story.
Multiple sources familiar with the companies' thinking say the two technology giants are hammering out a series of broad agreements that would bring Samsung's view of Android in line with Google's own.
Global smartphone shipments climbed 38.4 percent last year, research firm IDC said.
After Apple's disappointing outlook and iPhone sales, a debate is heating up over where the consumer electronics giant's share price is headed.
Samsung and Google announced a partnership to cross-license patents for wearable and other devices.
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Rather than jump at the Alibaba IPO, RiverPark/Wedgewood fund's David Rolfe might "wait years to get it at our price."
Though Alibaba is seeking a valuation of as much as $162.7 billion, one stock market pro thinks it could fetch up to $240 billion.
It's clear major retailers doubt Apple's entry into mobile payments, too, says PayPal exec Bill Ready.