The Chinese-made taptic engine, which mimics the sensation of being tapped on the wrist, proved to be defective so Apple switched to a different supplier, according to The Wall Street Journal.
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The combination continues the consolidation in the chips business, as firms bulk up to better supply components to more connected gadgets.
Silicon Valley CEO conducts a survey with about 100 female tech entrepreneurs and finds that 84 percent don't have science, technology, engineering or math degrees.
In a bid to beef up its own PlayStation Now service, Sony is acquiring OnLive's patents for an undisclosed sum. Everything else is being shut down.
The Zero G "anti-gravity" case from Mega Tiny Corporation uses NanoSuction material to make your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus stick to any smooth surface and stay stuck indefinitely.
The tech giants finally relinquish their hold on the highly-coveted technology rights, possibly marking the end of a patent fight between Android phone manufacturers and competitors.
By making chip designs themselves a little bit programmable, a Silicon Valley startup expects benefits like quicker network upgrades and better search engine performance.
LG Electronics, South Korea's second largest handset maker, has appointed a new executive to spearhead its mobile business and expand on recent global success.
In 2014, growth in global tablet shipments is taking a steep dive, as consumers upgrade less often than expected. PC shipments, on the other hand, are enjoying a brief easing of their decline.
The consumer electronics giant upgrades its iPhones on the inside and outside with larger and higher-resolution screens and better chips.