Researcher In-Stat projects some 48 billion mobile application downloads by 2015 as the explosive growth continues.
Networking giant Cisco needs to cut 5,000 jobs, nearly 7% of its total workforce, according to one Wall Street analyst.
Sales of 3G cellular-equipped tablets have largely been a bust because consumers don't want to pay wireless carriers for another data plan
Cisco officials want to drive home a point about the Cius tablet coming on July 31: It's aimed at business users, not consumers.
More than half a million Android phones are activated every day, according to Google's Andy Rubin, head of the Android platform.
Cisco announced its Android-based Cius tablet, with appeal for enterprise customers, will finally go on sale for $750 on July 31.
A Pew Research Institute survey in May found that Americans favor less-expensive e-reader devices over tablets like Apple's iPad.
HP reportedly plans to launch a 7-inch tablet in August, just a month after its 9.7-inch TouchPad arrives.
RIM has cut its sales target for PlayBook tablets in the second quarter to one-third of the original estimate, according to Taiwan-based suppliers cited in a...
Isis officials named Austin, Texas, as their second 2012 launch market for the carrier-backed venture that relies on Near Field Communication-ready smartphones to help consumers buy goods from merchants there.
Voice phone communication and email are still preferred by Americans over social networks, texting and other messaging modes.