Dutch chipmaker NXP will provide the chips required to support the short-range wireless tech known near-field communications, according to the Financial Times.
Reports suggest Apple could unveil its own mobile-payments system and an NFC-equipped iPhone 6 at its September 9 event. If so, how would an Apple iWallet actually play out?
BlackBerry's acquisition of German software firm Secusmart aims to secure voice and data and put better mobile security in every president and chancellor's hand.
NXP alleges that BlackBerrys and Playbook infringe upon technology related to design, data transmission, and other features.
You don't have to be a hipster to want a cell phone that dials like a rotary landline telephone, but it helps.
commentary The latest updates to speedy mobile processors grab the attention, but the unsung coprocessors are becoming more important when a phone is moving or at rest.
It's not surprising, but it is finally confirmed: the vaunted A7 chip in the iPhone 5s is made by Samsung.
The brains inside the iPhone 5S are made by Apple's arch rival Samsung, according to a report.
Apple has been getting its chips "fabbed" by Samsung for years. That hasn't changed with the A7.
A new world beckons in which urban transit networks will be able to warn about road conditions or adjust road speeds to relieve traffic congestion.