Samsung snagged 36.1 percent of smartphone shipments in the second quarter, compared with 29.7 percent for Apple, new data from Counterpoint Research shows.
Google makes a play to be the center of the wearable universe, cars that communicate to each other, and what beacons in your favorite store can do for you.
The big event starts Thursday. But unless you're going to be in Brazil, here's a handy list of apps you'll need to track your favorite teams and keep up with the action.
An experimental smartphone app analyses changes in vocal patterns to predict the early signs of a bipolar mood swing.
Apple snagged almost 42 percent of the US smartphone market last quarter, says ComScore, leaving Samsung in second place with 26 percent.
The online photo-licensing companies have disrupted the traditional stock-art business, and more changes are afoot as Stocksy gets a new CEO, Getty ends its Flickr partnership, and more iPhone photo apps arrive.
New research shows that the two big companies dominate smartphone sales in the US.
Need a place to stretch out your body and mind? Om Finder and Yoga Trail can track down nearby yoga classes and instructors.
Motorola moves on up and nabs the third spot on ComScore's list of leading smartphone manufacturers in the US.
New free Android app from the University of Bonn monitors your smartphone use to gauge if you've become dependent on your device.