Don't-Miss Phone Stories
Facebook and several partners have set out to provide low-cost Internet access to remaining billions of people who don't already have it, through a new initative known as Internet.org.
When the phone launches this Friday, consumers will not be able to use the engraving function.
Intel is close to shipping multimode LTE capabilities by the end of this month. Why? Because that's how the chipmaker can boost its share of the mobile device market in the U.S.
Windows, with its greater levels of adoption, has long been the preferred target of hackers; for the mobile world, that dubious title clearly now goes to Android, security researchers say.
The most successful crowdfunding campaign ever is very likely to end up a resounding failure -- at least on paper.
Nokia has started rolling out the Amber software update to its Lumia smartphones, which will allow users to take better pictures and get new camera apps.
Samsung has unveiled an Android flip-phone with dual-touchscreens in China, which will likely be positioned as a premium device.
The Nokia Lumia 1020 and Moto X square off against the iPhone 5 and Samsung Galaxy S4 to see who takes home the smartphone camera crown.
Google is shutting down its Messenger group chatting service as part of an update to its Google+ app for Android-based devices, the company recently announced. Google will also be ditching the service on iOS devices.
OpenSignal recently announced that its app helped to prove that temperature readings from smartphone batteries correlate strongly to outdoor temperatures. Now it's thinking bigger.
Worldwide smartphone sales to end users accounted for nearly 52 percent of mobile phone sales in the second quarter, surpassing feature phones sales for the first time as a result of growth in Asian countries like China, Gartner said.
The next CyanogenMod update will let you stream to Chromecast from almost any app. It's a match made in heaven!