Consider the Pantech Perception if you're deciding among $100 smartphones, but you'll get more for your money with a discounted Samsung Galaxy S3 or other last-season phones.
As the iPhone and iPad gain in popularity in Japan, the company's image is on the rise too, says Nikkei Research.
The wireless carrier will focus first on rural and suburban areas. "We've come a long way with this," says CTO Neville Ray.
Engineering professor Danielle George bemoans the idea that when a gadget needs fixing, young people throw it away and buy a new one
A stretchy synthetic skin is embedded with sensors to replicate a skin-like sense of touch for prosthetics.
The largest wireless carrier in the US took CNET on a tour of its New Jersey lab where the company puts phones through thousands of test cases.
A newly discovered program, dug out of the leaked Snowden documents, could even let the spy agency introduce vulnerabilities in the networks to help it listen in.
A Cornell Ph.D. student in applied physics etches famous works of art -- Escher, Magritte, Matisse -- onto silicon wafers used in modern digital devices.
With a body taken from an American racing car legend and a dose of Silicon Valley start-up tech under the hood, the Renovo Coupe looks set to turn up our perception of what an electric car can do.
Verizon's Perception is a nice middle-of-the-road phone; just don't expect killer performance.