Manufactured by HTC, the Nexus 9 sports dual front-facing speakers, a 64-bit Nvidia K1 processor and Google's newest mobile OS, Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Apple may test the waters of a sapphire-screened phone by limiting the tough but pricey material to a single version of the next iPhone this year, claims analyst Gene Munster.
The newest Chrome for Windows is faster at some tasks, better at thwarting attacks, and renders fonts better. The 64-bit Chrome for Mac still is a work in progress, though.
News of continued growth in users and profit last quarter gets overshadowed by concerns over future spending on acquisitions, headcount and other items.
The Taiwan chipmaker has been known for supplying mid- and low-tier mobile devices, but it's pushing to go higher end.
Amazon's Fire Phone is priced competitively with the Apple iPhone 5S and Samsung Galaxy S5, but comes with 12 months of Amazon Prime for free.
New test versions of Google's browser catch up to a processor upgrade that began a decade ago. Google promises better speed, security, and stability.
The HTC One M8 and Desire smartphones have helped HTC avoid a second cruel summer of losses.
ARM tells CNET that the shift to 64-bit devices is taking place faster than expected. Part of the reason is that even 32-bit code runs faster on ARM's newest 64-bit chips.
TSMC signaled this week that the mobile industry is getting ready to move to 64-bit computing.