One e-commerce site allegedly accounts for 2.3 million reservations alone, according to Chinese media.
Korea's smartphone exports for October fall by almost 36 percent, with the country's government blaming the release of Apple's latest gadget and cheap Chinese phones.
The carrier still managed to post strong customer growth, again driven largely by an increase in tablet sales.
If kill switches became standard in all phones, consumers could save big on replacement phones and insurance coverage, according to a researcher from Creighton University.
The company has officially launched in France, but it faces a rough welcome.
In its largest cash deal ever, the online retail giant will acquire the popular site known for broadcasting live video game play.
The maker of graphics chips posts stronger revenue in both its graphics processors and its line of mobile chips used in cars and tablets.
Dan Hesse, stepping down as chief of the US's third-largest wireless carrier after seven years, helped clear up Sprint's baggage. But the company still lacks a key essential: new subscribers.
T-Mobile's customer base surpassed the 50 million mark as aggressive promotions once again stoked growth. Its profit was helped by a gain from a spectrum licensing deal.
Facebook ends mobile messaging on its main app worldwide, prompting users to download its standalone chat app.