Could the new M1 and S1 devices be part of Google's Nexus program?
Could the new M1 and S1 devices be part of Google's Nexus program?
This week saw the end of Apple's 13-year meteoric rise, signalling once again the oncoming shift in the smartphone market. The next 10 years will be even more challenging as the company faces tough competition from Asia that will further erode its iPhone market share.
The electronics company has launched its inexpensive, digital radio-enabled smartphone in Australia for just AU$449 outright.
Microsoft isn't throwing in the towel on Windows 10 Mobile or Microsoft-branded phone devices, according to an alleged internal email missive from the company's Windows and Devices chief.
SK Hynix saw its profit drop 18 percent for the first quarter as, like its rivals Samsung and Micron, it attempts to steer through the lowered demand for memory chips from the PC and mobile markets.
Microsoft is working to reduce its Lumia phone inventory with a new limited-time promotion on its 950/950XL models in the U.S. and Canada.
There are literally millions of mobile applications available for download and this figure is only going to climb higher. Business and consumer needs continue to expand, and so are the capabilities and...
Web-based standards and native code are the future of application development on mobile devices.
This week in Windows Mobile we saw a major supporter of the platform jump to Android, a new Insider build was released, and Opera dropped support for Windows Mobile.
This week in Android, Google admitted the Android update system fails owners regarding security, we heard why you might like the Galaxy S7, and saw Amazon add more storage to the smallest Fire tablet.
With the vast number of smartphones and wearables, it's tough to find a pair that reaches perfection for all of us. Matthew Miller has finally achieved nirvana after 10 years of writing here at ZDNet.
The newest Windows 10 'Redstone' Fast Ring test build, 14328, includes new features Microsoft showed off last month at Build, including Windows Ink, an updated Start experience, Cortana updates and more.
Laptop docks that use a smartphone for the CPU and storage are gathering momentum with the Superbook. This laptop dock works with most Android phones and is only $99.
Two years ago I pointed the finger Google and the hardware OEMs for turning the Android platform into "a toxic hellstew of vulnerabilities." Well, are things any better now?
Samsung refined the Galaxy S6 this year with the release of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. It's a nearly perfect smartphone that stands on top of the rest in early 2016.
Microsoft's new Windows 10 Mobile preview Build 14327, available to phone testers in the Fast Ring, includes a preview of a new 'Messaging Everywhere' feature that works across Windows devices.
iPhones, schmy-phones. In their heyday, these mobile devices were the real MVPs.
Here's a look at some of the devices, platforms and technology US President Barack Obama uses to carry out his day-to-day presidential duties.
We pick the high-tech handset each of the presidential candidates should own. We're making galleries great again. It's going to be GREAT. YUGE even.
Samsung Galaxy Note fans have had the Note 5 for six months and it will be another six before the next Note is announced. Grab your S Pen and apply some of these tips to master the art of the stylus.
Starting at under $15, these accessories can transform most any mobile device into a powerhouse tool.
Updated: Take a tour of BlackBerry's most iconic handsets, from 2000's mobile connectivity-less 957 to BlackBerry 10 devices and the latest Leap and Priv.
Mophie is known for smartphone battery sleeves, but also makes a high quality line of portable battery packs. The latest Mophie Powerstation line includes wireless management and fast charging.
Tech gear, from the big stuff like notebooks, tablets, and smartphones, to smaller stuff like storage devices and smart bulbs.
Smartphones serve as the music hub for millions of people and if you commute, work, and play with music then you may be pleased that you have another choice on Android.
Millions of new iPhones are immediately placed in a protective case and Moshi's new lineup looks, feels, and functions well. Check out these options for your new iPhone 6s Plus.
Hundreds of die-hard Apple fans lined up in the rain to obtain one of the new iPhones, launched on Friday morning -- though significantly less turned up than for the iPhone 6 launch.
ZUK, a Lenovo subsidiary, will soon be releasing the ZUK Z1 smartphone for only about $300.
At its September 9 media event, Apple is expected to show off updates to the iPad and Apple TV along with the latest iPhones. Here's our scene-by-scene view from the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco.
Microsoft just launched the public beta of Cortana for Android smartphones. Is Cortana better than Google Now? You be the judge.
Take a look at the Android smartphones evolving outside Google's own ecosystem.
At a Churchill Club event, The Wall Street Journal columnist Walt Mossberg shows CNET News Editor in Chief Dan Farber new gadgets consumers might want to consider buying for the holidays. Mossberg demos some new tech products including RIM's new Blackberry Storm, the MinoHD by Flip Video, and Sony Ericsson's Xperia X1 smartphone.
HTC made some unusual moves with the HTC One A9, but the mid-level processor and small capacity battery turned out to be non-issues. However, the $500 price may just be too high when compared to other Android smartphones available today.
The Nexus 6P is an awesome device and earns a near perfect 10. It has great specifications, provides you with the latest version of Android and the promise of first updates in the future, and is priced less than other flagship phones.
If you are looking for an excellent mid-range device that you can count on for future Android updates, then the Google Nexus 5X is definitely one of the best. The 32GB internal storage may be an issue for power users, but then again power users should pick up the bigger Nexus 6P.
The iPhone 6s provides major improvements over the iPhone 6 in terms of performance, camera quality and the new 3D Touch technology. Don't bother with the 16GB option though.
Meet the latest iteration of the secure and privacy-centric Android-based smartphone.
The second Ubuntu phone to reach the market, following the BQ Aquaris E4.5, is more powerful and has a larger display. The Linux smartphone OS is still a work in progress though.
Worried about the lack of removable battery or expandable storage? Maybe you shouldn't be.
Can a phone priced around $200 rival other handsets that cost four to five times more? Surprisingly, yes if that phone is the 2015 Moto G.
The second smartphone from Chinese vendor OnePlus has too many missing features to be a '2016 flagship killer', but it's an impressive handset for the price.
Compared to an iPhone or Samsung Galaxy, ZTE delivers a decent option and a good first attempt at a flagship in the US.
A dual-SIM 3G smartphone running Ubuntu (for Phones), the BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition demonstrates that the OS can run well on a mid-range phone originally designed for Android. However, Canonical's platform is a work in (rapid) progress, rather than a fully formed mobile phone OS.
If you appreciate unique designs, prefer Android over iOS, and want the best camera available on a smartphone, then run to your local carrier store this week and pick up the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge.