Microsoft's newest OS, not a fast starter out of the blocks, now holds third place among all operating systems.
Oops, Windows 7 gains in May, though Windows 8 makes headway against Vista.
The Korean company will sell the mid-tier Android phone first in Russia and nearby countries starting next month, then spread to other parts of the world.
Sporting more modest specs than its G2 bigger brother, LG's Mini variant features a 4.7-inch display, a quad-core processor, and Android 4.4.
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For the second year in a row, Google surpassed $50 billion in annual revenue as the company announced its fourth-quarter earnings for 2013.
New figures reveal Windows 8 is still a long, long way behind its predecessor Windows 7 -- not to mention the venerable Windows XP.
South Korean electronics giant says its net profits rose 82 percent in the first quarter on the strength of smartphone sales.
Social network is planning to launch its first mobile ad foray in March 2012, sources tell Bloomberg, just ahead of the company's expected IPO.
Samsung's Galaxy S II is available globally, but not yet in the U.S. Yet FCC paperwork suggests it's on its way; sooner rather than later, we hope.
After an investment from Valve Software, modular PC maker Xi3 looks to have a long-rumored Steam Box under development.