The failure of the Fire Phone, which hit the market a year ago on Saturday, offers some lessons on what companies need to do -- and avoid -- when trying to create a successful smartphone.
With its biggest hardware gamble a failure and Windows 10 about to arrive, the software maker is pressed to prove what it can achieve in the phone business.
Mark your calendars. Samsung's next product debut hits New York, not Berlin, and comes earlier than in past years. There likely will be a new Galaxy Note 5, as well as other possible devices.
Company reports that its smartphone division also had some trouble in the second quarter as unit shipments fell 3 percent year over year.
A recent report from GSM Arena claims that Samsung's next big thing could include a homegrown processor and plenty of memory.
Also coming soon: Skylake, the code name for Intel's sixth-generation Core processor aimed at PCs, is slated to drop during the second half of 2015.
Apple posted quarterly results on Tuesday that virtually any other company would kill for. Yet CEO Tim Cook still found himself on the defensive.
The smartphone giant expects second-quarter operating profit to decline 4 percent and miss analysts' expectations.
Silicon Valley investments in robot startups surge amid crowdfunding campaigns backing technologies that track increasingly intimate parts of people's lives.
The PC maker recorded a net income of $100 million, beating analysts' expectations.