New Delhi | April 20, 2014 13:25 (IST)
With over 300 million members, professional networking site LinkedIn is betting big on mobile handsets to drive growth, as 50 per cent of its traffic is expected to come from handheld devices.
April 19, 2014 19:35 (IST)
Former Apple chief executive John Sculley, whose marketing skills helped bring the personal computer to desktops worldwide, says he plans to launch a mobile phone in India to exploit its still largely untapped smartphone market.
April 19, 2014 15:11 (IST)
The growing penetration of high end and smartphone market in the country has also increased the number of cases of thefts and accidental damages.
April 17, 2014 12:31 (IST)
Mayer's effort is in advanced stages, with a detailed pitch already prepared for Apple executives, the website said. Yahoo senior vice president of mobile and emerging products, Adam Cahan, is working on the effort too.
San Francisco | April 17, 2014 10:50 (IST)
PlayStation 4 software sales - retail and digital - totalled 20.5 million copies worldwide by April 13, Sony said in the statement.
April 17, 2014 08:51 (IST)
The troubles at BlackBerry Ltd, which fired more than half its staff and lost more than 90 per cent of its market value as consumers shunned its smart phones, might have spelled disaster for the company's hometown of Waterloo, Ontario. Instead, there are hot sports cars in the streets and new companies filling the refurbished office buildings.
New York | April 16, 2014 11:23 (IST)
US District Judge Denise Cote's ruling paves the way for attorneys general in 33 states and territories to move forward, along with attorneys for consumers, in pursuing hundreds of millions of dollars in damages at a July 14 trial.
New York | April 16, 2014 09:35 (IST)
Starting in July 2015, all smartphones manufactured by the companies will come with free anti-theft tools preloaded on the devices or ready to be downloaded, according to wireless association CTIA, which announced the agreement on Tuesday.
April 15, 2014 15:45 (IST)
Samsung's new Galaxy S5 smartphone is more durable than last year's model and other leading Android phones, but the iPhone 5S outperformed all of them in part because of its smaller size, according to a study.
April 15, 2014 15:25 (IST)
The company is close to obtaining approval from the Central Bank of Ireland to start a service that would allow users to store money on Facebook and use it to pay and exchange with others, the people told the FT.
San Francisco | April 15, 2014 15:15 (IST)
The revisions more explicitly spell out the manner in which Google software scans users' emails, both when messages are stored on Google's servers and when they are in transit, a controversial practice that has been at the heart of litigation.
New York | April 15, 2014 08:35 (IST)
The assessment came in the first report issued by the monitor, Michael Bromwich, who found himself the subject of a bitter fight by Apple to put his work on hold while it pursues an appeal.
April 14, 2014 19:21 (IST)
Recent reports suggested that Ontario-headquartered firm was leaving the handset market.
Boston | April 14, 2014 15:22 (IST)
Researchers last week warned they uncovered Heartbleed, a bug that targets the OpenSSL software commonly used to keep data secure, potentially allowing hackers to steal massive troves of information without leaving a trace.
San Francisco | April 12, 2014 15:13 (IST)
The Internet retailer would jump into a crowded market dominated by Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.
Boston | April 12, 2014 15:01 (IST)
On a website for advising critical infrastructure operators about emerging cyber threats, the Department of Homeland Security asked organizations to report any Heartbleed-related attacks, adding that hackers were attempting to exploit the bug in widely used OpenSSL code by scanning targeted networks.
Seattle | April 12, 2014 13:53 (IST)
The lawsuit, brought by shareholder Kim Barovic in federal court in Seattle on Friday, charges that directors and executives, including founder Bill Gates and former Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer, failed to manage the company properly and that the board's investigation was insufficient into how the miscue occurred.
Tokyo | April 11, 2014 14:05 (IST)
Sony said in a statement it had shipped 25,905 of the Vaio Fit 11A in 52 countries since its launch.
Seoul | April 11, 2014 13:05 (IST)
Samsung Galaxy S5 has a lot riding on it to steer the South Korean firm's profit-making machine back on track as growth in smartphone sales slows, with mature markets like North America and Europe near saturation.
San Francisco | April 11, 2014 12:24 (IST)
The FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection, in a letter to the two companies on Thursday, said WhatsApp must adhere to its current privacy practices after the merger, including a promise not to use WhatsApp users' personal data for targeted ads.