Dubbed Project Rigel, the mobile app will let people retouch photos on iPhones and iPads. It is slated to make its debut at Adobe's conference for digital creators in October.
The offer is targeted at rival AT&T, which just closed its acquisition of DirecTV and began offering its own bundles of discounted wireless and satellite TV services.
Looking every bit the part of a Moto X Play, the unannounced handset could find a home exclusively at Verizon.
The company is looking into bone conduction technology that would improve voice communications in a wireless earphone system.
Samsung has a hefty $56 billion in cash, but dividends may not be a priority. For 2015, its investor relations chief says, "our primary objective is growth."
As tech giants try to figure out their place in the future, they're giving more autonomy to founders of companies they've swallowed up.
ZipDial lets consumers make a phone call and then instantly start receiving marketing promotions via text, voice, and app notifications. This is designed to appeal to people with limited or no Internet access.
The country's competition watchdog gives Microsoft the green light, under several conditions, after 21 months of review.
The purchases bring former Zynga executive Mike Verdu on as an executive ahead of eventual public offering.
The line of high-end headphones, which Monster helped develop, was "fraudulently acquired" through a "sham" transaction, according to the lawsuit.