Apple's iPhone turns 10
Apple is celebrating a big milestone Thursday, with its iconic iPhone turning 10 years old and evoking memories of a rocky start for the device that ended up doing most to start the smartphone revolution.
Meet the billionaire who stung Apple in China last year
Duan Yongping is the reclusive billionaire who founded Oppo and Vivo, the twin smartphone brands that dealt Apple a stinging defeat in China last year.
Samsung profit tops estimates despite Note 7 recall
Samsung's operating profit topped analysts’ projections as demand for its high-margin memory chips and displays limited the impact of a global recall of its marquee Galaxy Note 7 smartphone.
Samsung recalls 1 million Galaxy Note 7 smartphones
Samsung Electronics recalls Galaxy Note 7 smartphones due to serious fire and burn hazards.
How much will Samsung's recall hurt the brand?
Samsung's recall of millions of big-screen smartphones isn’t going to be cheap. The South Korean company may spend as much as $1 billion, after deciding to replace all of the 2.5 million Note 7 phones that were shipped.
Blind athlete runs desert marathon unassisted using smartphone app
Blind athlete Simon Wheatcroft teamed up with IBM to develop eAscot; a smartphone app that's helping him run ultra-marathons unassisted around the world.
High-tech luxury smartphone to sell for N6.9m
A new smartphone with advanced technology and security is launched by British-Israeli start-up Sirin Labs; with a price tag close to $20,000. Start-up Sirin Labs launches high-tech US$20,000 luxury smartphone