PayPal has unveiled a mobile payment initiative for shoppers that doesn't require near-field communication (NFC) technology inside smartphones.
How developers react in the coming weeks to Windows 8 preview technology is a key factor in how well Microsoft performs in its tablet future.
Microsoft developer conference may see a peek at the first Samsung tablet to run Windows, avoiding legal issues over Android.
Verizon Wireless Thursday began pushing the Android Gingerbread OS upgrade to users of the popular Droid 2 smartphone.
The Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone will be introduced on other major carriers next week, but Verizon talks up its existing Android selection.
The BlackBerry Curve 9350, Curve 9360 and Curve 9370 should be available in Canada in August and from carriers in other countries in September.
Verizon Wireless named 25 more cities, mainly in Illinois and other Midwestern states, that will get its 4G LTE service on Sept. 15.
Verizon announced it is turning its 19 years of responding to hurricanes and disasters with ground-based mobile satellite technology into a standard service for a variety of businesses and governments.
The top five rankings could change amid aggressive competition, IDC notes.
In an escalation of Android patent battles, Microsoft said it urged Google's legal team to join Microsoft in buying up hundreds of Nortel patents, but Google refused.
Verizon Wireless and American Express will integrate the Serve online payment system over mobile phones and tablets in coming months, the two companies announced Monday.
Employees enjoy using work-related mobile apps, especially on smartphones and tablets that they choose themselves, according to a new survey.
Mango, the latest version of the Windows Phone mobile operating system, was released to manufacturers Tuesday.
Researcher In-Stat projects some 48 billion mobile application downloads by 2015 as the explosive growth continues.