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.
Near Field Communication chips will prove to be a boon to merchants despite lengthy delays in U.S. adoption of the technology, analysts say.
The 47 new HSPA+42 cities on T-Mobile include Albuquerque, N.M., Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio, Sacramento and San Diego, Calif., Salt Lake City, and San Antonio.
NFC technology is rolling out in some European cities and is widespread in Japan and South Korea, but analysts say it may take five years for the technology to become mainstream in the US.
Beginning Wednesday, Starbucks' bar code-based mobile payment app will be extended to the Android platform.