With an Iron Woman and a UFC fighter as brand ambassadors, a new marketing campaign set for Schoolies and the first 5-inch smartphone for under AU$100, Boost Mobile has its eyes set on Millennials.
Global shipments drop in third quarter despite rebound in North America and Western Europe and tablet saturation, market researchers report.
Having sold off its handset business to Microsoft, Nokia gets into the tablet game with the new N1.
Tech research firm Gartner also says the number of smartwatch shipments will quadruple next year to 40 million, with as many as half coming from Apple.
Some of India's biggest brick-and-mortar retail chains are refusing to sell Android One devices, due to Google's handling of online sales, as well as low profit margins, says a report.
World's largest maker of personal computers reports second-quarter net profit of $262.1 million, an increase of 19 percent from the year-ago period.
Google's mobile OS reigned supreme in the third quarter with 84 percent of global shipments, says research firm Strategy Analytics. And then there are the warning signs.
Increased focus on emerging markets has driven a 25 percent year-over-year increase in global shipments in the third quarter, according to IDC.
Greg Joswiak, vice president of iPhone, iPod and iOS product marketing, also says the iOS 8.0.1 bug, which caused phones to lose connectivity, was because of how the operating system was delivered, not because of the software itself.
The Here beta for Android expands beyond Samsung devices. But there's some friction with the distribution plan.