Forget Windows 9. In an unexpected twist, Microsoft will be going straight to double digits from Windows 8 as it faces a challenging future for its operating system.
A total of 46 patents were approved Tuesday, but whether the technologies will find their way into an Apple product remains to be seen.
With a standard chat layout, you can send voice messages, photos, and texts.
The carrier's new iPhone app allows business users to communicate with large groups of people via a Wi-Fi or cellular connection.
The walkie-talkie ease of push-to-talk meets modern smartphones in Verizon's rebooted service for business.
The website has only been available to the public for a little over a month, but it's already gaining attention among tech elite.
Apple releases a fixed iOS 8 update and addresses issues with bent phones and the Bash bug. Meanwhile, BlackBerry brags about selling out of Passport phones.
Skipping over Windows 9, Microsoft will combine elements of Windows 7 and 8 into the next operating system. In the world of smartwatches, Pebble drops prices, Basis beefs up its fitness watch and Pavlok shocks you into going to the gym.
On Tuesday, Microsoft will offer details about the next version of Windows. Much of what really matters, says ZDNet's Mary Jo Foley, lies in how Redmond is building, testing and updating the OS.
Alternative Investment Management & Research pictures a Yahoo-SoftBank merger, with the latter's CEO running the combined company.