A joint venture between Dixons Carphone and Sprint will expand the carrier's retail operation in the US.
CEO Travis Kalanick gets emotional as he says he has high hopes for Uber's future. "If we were able to achieve this much in five years," he says, "just imagine what we could achieve in the next five."
Uber's been the big kahuna, but funding for on-demand apps is booming overall -- and the deal-making looks likely to intensify this year.
Apple's big-screened phone snagged 44 percent of all phablet sales in the US last quarter, says research firm Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.
The taxi-hailing app touts old-school cab hailing with new-school cashless payment.
Samsung's declining first-quarter financial results contrast sharply with those of Apple, but the drop in operating profit isn't as bad as it has been.
CNET editor Dong Ngo briefly explains 3D printing and lists a few recently reviewed printers for your consideration.
The company says it didn't fully anticipate how many of its new Galaxy S6 smartphones it would need right off the bat.
Electronics giant estimates operating profit declined 30 percent year-over-year.
The ride-hailing service will soon let passengers and drivers share more about themselves, such as their hometown and music tastes.