IDC report shows shipments for market leader Samsung slipped during the second quarter while Huawei's nearly doubled.
Android rival Ubuntu will be in "mid- to high-end" phones built by BQ and Meizu, the first manufacturers to commit to the British-made OS.
The original Paper app finds itself under the rock of the social network.
Executives Tony Bates and Tami Reller will be leaving the software giant, and Mark Penn, creator of the "Scroogled" ad campaign, will now be chief strategy officer.
Map Maker lets you add things like nature trails or building information to Google's Maps service.
Even the Apple TV rumor mill largely sat this one out. Another Apple event has come and gone, and the world will continue to await a refresh to the set-top box or introduction of a long-rumored flat-panel television.
Nokia's path to developing an indelible identity? Make something different.
The Chaos Computer Club says it has bypassed the biometric security system by making a copy of a fingerprint photographed on a glass surface.
Apple's new fingerprint sensor Touch ID becomes the focus of a hack bounty, but with a twist. Rewards include cash, but also a patent application, some Scotch, and a book of erotica.
Samsung and Google have proved that it's possible to needle Apple successfully. Why is it so hard for Microsoft?