IDC report shows shipments for market leader Samsung slipped during the second quarter while Huawei's nearly doubled.
The chipmaker boosts its stock buyback plan by $20 billion, as it seeks to trim its cash balance and return more money to shareholders.
It's not the end of Uber's notorious surge pricing model, but the on-demand car service agrees to stop charging excessive rates during natural disasters and emergencies.
A People's Bank of China report states that $623 billion worth of transactions were made from mobile phones in the first quarter.
New partnerships, a booming developer base, and a fresh coat of paint for the app are helping SmartThings pull ahead of competing platforms.
Amazon rebounds with solid first-quarter results, but warns of bumps ahead in the form of an operating loss in the coming period.
The social network's blossoming smartphone business brought in 59 percent of advertising revenue during the first three months of 2014.
Netflix reported first-quarter profit that beat analysts' expectations. The online video service also said it may raise prices by as much as $2 a month for new subscribers.
Shipments of PCs, tablets, and mobile phones combined will climb by 7 percent in 2014, predicts Gartner, though PCs will be on the losing end of the deal.
Google is still the leader with the highest share of mobile ad revenue. But Facebook is catching up.