Samsung accounts for nearly 28 percent of all handsets shipped worldwide in the second quarter of 2013, followed by fading Nokia and surging Apple and LG, according to new market data.
Chet Kanojia, CEO of the controversial company that streams live television over the Internet, hopes one out of four TV viewers will be using Aereo in the next five years.
General Motors has created a team to study electric car maker Tesla -- high irony considering GM was one of the pioneers of the moden electric car.
Chinese telecoms equipment maker cites trade protectionism and phobia from the U.S. government as reasons.
The Spanish company is expanding from the developer market to the broader consumer market with the Peak+, a higher-end phone than other Firefox OS models on sale.
The Web giant's handset unit is also taking steps to limit "bloatware" preinstalled by carriers, sources tell The Wall Street Journal.
On a global level, Lenovo passed HP by a nose, though none of the top five vendors saw growth in PC shipments, according to Wednesday's IDC report.
European Commission VP Neelie Kroes says unifying mobile-phone service across Europe's borders could boost its economy by 110 billion euros a year.
The company says that it wants its brand to "be more bold" and appeal to people around the world.
The carrier's LTE expansion continues apace, bringing its fastest 4G data speeds to additional cities.