T-Mobile and AT&T's new "no contract" early upgrade plans are just another way to say the same thing: You're paying more for phones than you need to. Go unlocked, and free yourself for real.
With a 5.3-inch screen and a tricked-out stylus that can take screenshots and let you freestyle drawings and notes, the LTE-ready Samsung Galaxy Note is an interesting take on the familiar Android smartphone.
The concept of obsolescence is not as straightforward as it might appear.
The HP Folio slim laptop has an Intel Core i5-2467M CPU, 4GB of RAM, a 128GB SSD, and a backlit keyboard.
Nokia once ruled cell phones. But it's never made a successful smartphone for the U.S. market. It just released two Lumia smartphones running the Windows Phone OS. Will this reverse Nokia's misfortune? Rafe Needleman asks CNET experts Jessica Dolcourt, Jay Greene, and Roger Cheng.
Some recent encounters by a CNET executive editor suggest that the BlackBerry's dwindling fortunes may be hanging by a keyboard. Is there anything BlackBerry can do to stem the fall?
CNET offers some humorous advice on what Palm WebOS device owners should do with their products. And we also offer some practical information about support for WebOS devices.
Every two weeks, Senior Associate Editor Nicole Lee answers your questions about cell phones, smartphones, and all things mobile.
Can RIM survive as Android and iOS continue to dominate the smartphone market? CNET takes a look at RIM's fall, its bet on the PlayBook, and how it can get back on the mend.
A spate of recent acquisitions show that the BlackBerry maker isn't ceding its position as smartphone king easily. But is it too late to stave off the iPhone's coup in corporate IT departments?