It's the best of times to be a smartphone buyer. The competition is cutthroat, innovation reigns and multiple companies are vying for attention. The smartphone market is developing rapidly and arguably the most interesting tech sector to watch.
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The HTC One (M8) ticks most of our boxes: design, build and performance are all excellent, there's no app overload, and HTC Sense is improving with every iteration. Battery life could be better and some of the camera tools may seem unnecessary, but overall it's a winner.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 appears in US carrier stores tomorrow and I've been spending the last couple of days with the AT&T model. It's a nice evolution in the Galaxy line, but the new HTC One is offering stiff competition.
The company's chief executive revealed in New York City his plans to win back the enterprise customer base in with high-end phones and services. But there are no plans for a tablet.
Osterloh is a veteran not only of Silicon Valley but Motorola as well. Based on his resume, he is also quite experienced with leadership and industry shuffles.
All the smartphones announced in the first quarter of 2014 are now available and this list ranks the top 10 for you to consider.
This affordable smartphone includes a Simple Android Interface, but it's only skin-deep, and to access it you need to be able to navigate the standard UI.
Samsung has launched a mid-range smartphone, aiming the marketing at the next generation of mobile gadget users.
The Taiwanese phone maker reported worse results than analysts expected after losing ground to competitors and rivals.
Bringing personal devices to work is gaining in popularity, but it's not without responsibility for the employee.
The new HTC One (M8) is just arriving and as you can see in this gallery, you don't need a lot of megapixels to give you some very interesting effects that make fun photos.
Hong Kong government agencies forked out over HK$26 million (US$3.35 million) over 2012 and 2013 building mobile apps that few end up downloading. Another HK$12.9 million will be spent over the next two years.
Microsoft officials finally and officially revealed Microsoft's Cortana personal assistant and Windows Phone 8.1 operating system at Build 2014.
After Microsoft announced Windows Phone 8.1, Nokia followed up with some new devices and their update plan for existing Lumia devices.
Smartphones and tablets seem to be everywhere today, but a recent Flurry study shows most of the time US users spend with those devices is for gaming, social networking, and entertainment.
I was a bit cool about the new HTC One (M8), but after another week with the T-Mobile US version it's now likely I will pick one up on 11 April when it launches on T-Mobile.