Apple finance chief retiring (Update)
Apple on Tuesday announced that the chief finance officer who served during the company's meteoric rise over the past decade is retiring later this year.
World Wide Web turns 25 years old
Twenty-five years ago, the World Wide Web was just an idea in a technical paper from an obscure, young computer scientist at a European physics lab.
Gadget Watch: Fastlane in Nokia X shows promise
(AP)—By design, Nokia's new Android smartphones will underwhelm users of high-end phones. The Nokia X line was created with emerging markets in mind, so the company emphasized keeping prices low, meaning ...
Nokia targets emerging markets with Android phones
(AP)—Nokia is targeting emerging markets with three low-cost smartphones that use Google's Android operating system rather than the Windows Phone software from Microsoft, which is about to take over Nokia's ...
Nokia touts video recording in new Lumia phone
Nokia is selling a new Windows phone that promises enhanced video-recording capabilities.
Nokia, HTC end litigation proceedings
Nokia Corp. says it has settled all pending patent litigation with HTC.
Nokia, BlackBerry, Motorola search for lost glory
Once the mobile world's pioneers, Nokia, Motorola and BlackBerry are now the industry's sorry laggards, searching for lost glory.
Many new phones coming, but Samsung hogs limelight
(AP)—Sony unveiled a new waterproof phone that can take ultra-high-definition video. Nokia introduced three Android smartphones aimed at emerging markets. And Lenovo announced one with an all-glass exterior.
Reports: Facebook looks to buy solar drone company (Update)
Facebook is in talks to buy Titan Aerospace, a maker of solar-powered drones, to step up its efforts to provide Internet access to remote parts of the world, according to reports from technology blog Techcrunch ...
Spectrum bands combined on live network for more than 1 Gbps downlink
Optus, one of the leading mobile operators in Australia, and Nokia Solutions and Networks have attained an aggregate downlink of 1.7 gigabits per second (Gbps) from a single site on the operator's live network using commercially ...
Smartphone cameras step closer to DSLR cameras
(AP)—Expect sharper, clearer selfies this year. Samsung Electronics Co. has beefed up the camera in its Galaxy S5 smartphone due for April release and added smarter camera software, following Sony and Nokia ...
Mobile world prods tablets to get off the sofa
Bigger than a telephone yet smaller than a personal computer, tablets were supposed to usher in a new world of mobility; yet they have hardly budged off the couch.
Review: Lots of innovations beyond iOS and Android
(AP)—The "1 percent" is often used to disparage the American elites at the very top of the wealth scale. When it comes to smartphones, however, the "1 percent" is the bottom of the heap.
Five big trends in the mobile world
From the release of connected bracelets, watches and even a smart toothbrush to a future of one-second high-definition movie downloads, the mobile world is developing rapidly.