A higher market share for Huawei and a lower one for Microsoft have reversed the global rankings of the two, says research firm Strategy Analytics.
Forrester Research says the revenue hit to US cloud and outsourcing providers is less than initially expected because international customers boosted security instead of leaving.
The Chinese phone maker is hoping to bolster its global position in the smartphone market by debuting its next flagship, the Nubia Z11, in China and the US at the same time.
That's a plus, given the retail giant's profit margins are higher when products are sold through third parties, say analysts cited in The Wall Street Journal.
With the expanded list, Apple says its mobile-payments system now supports cards that account for 90 percent of credit card purchases in the US.
What do we expect at 2015's first major tech show? A lot of companies striving to shore up against what's likely to be one of the biggest product launches of the year. That, and a bit of a waiting game, too.
From the Cheapskate: One of those games will be Gears of War. The other: your choice! (Star Wars Battlefront, OMG, YES, YES!!)
The social network will incorporate anti-malware technology from security provider ESET in an attempt to further protect users from the bad guys.
After already taken over its Chinese homeland, the handset maker reports significant growth in India.
That number surpasses the total of shipments from all other smartwatch vendors over the past five quarters, says research firm Canalys.