Commentary: Manufacturers are finding ways to breathe life into their new products, proving that smartphones haven't run out of ideas.
No, Apple isn't building a car yet, but recent hires point to the company looking to position itself as a much bigger player in the automotive world. Let's look a little deeper at the implications.
The up-and-coming Chinese smartphone manufacturer has gone from obscurity to China's number-one vendor in just four years. Xiaomi owes a large part of that to its attitude toward customers.
Frank Underwood was back, momentarily, when the third season of the hit Netflix series briefly became available online. It's since been pulled, but we sense a new power imbalance.
The BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition is an alternative to iPhone and Android and will be available in Europe.
The carrier lost $2.38 billion in the quarter thanks to charges related to its wireline assets and its brand.
The Taiwanese company, which supplies mobile chips in Asia, is gearing up for an expansion into the US. That could mean more affordable smartphone options.
The Chinese phone maker's new device features a slightly bigger screen and a lighter, thinner body than Apple's biggest phone -- at less than half the price.
At this year's CES, audio was about wireless connectivity and decluttering, and this is something that makers of technologies like Dolby Atmos could learn from.
Both companies will be coming on strong in the US as they fight to capture your attention. They won't find it easy going.