CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains how three key phenomena could reshape the wireless industry in the next few years and pave the way for more-affordable mobile services.
Elemental Path and ToyTalk hope to pioneer interactive toys. But will kids and parents want Internet-connected Barbies and dinosaurs?
Netflix adds 58 titles, including the new season of "Orange Is The New Black," while dropping 55. Amazon Prime picks up 26 new titles including one of the worst movies ever made, "Troll 2."
The company, which already offers free mobile phone service via Wi-Fi networks, is trying to make a name for itself with the introduction of a $99 Android handset.
The Light Phone bills itself as your "phone away from phone," and does nothing but make calls. Think you need one?
The world's largest social network goes toe-to-toe with Apple's FaceTime and Microsoft's Skype.
Whether you're more the practical type that just wants standard messaging features or someone who loves spicing up your conversations with something extra, this collection has the app for you.
Microsoft appears to be building an app for real-time conversations called Flow, which will likely debut on the iPhone, according to leaked information.
Curious about Wi-Fi calling and what it entails? CNET has the rundown on what you need to know.
If you're looking to video chat, these apps can help stay connected with HD video and extra features too.