Smartphones http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/smartphones The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Smartphones en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:00 GMT Will Sony Get Its Groove Back? The struggling tech maker expects to post an annual net loss that's nearly five times more than initially estimated. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237558 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237558 Arjun Kharpal This Man Made His Smartphone 'Distraction-Free' -- And It Changed His Life By removing a critical majority of his iPhone apps, the designer Jake Knapp says he lengthened his attention span and relearned how to 'enjoy (or at least be okay with) moments of boredom.' Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:34:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237556 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237556 Geoff Weiss Apple Pay May Be the Creative Leap That Outmaneuvers Samsung Former Apple CEO John Sculley argues, however, that Samsung and others still have some time to come up with an alternative. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237474 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237474 John Sculley Best Idea Ever: A Walkway for Smartphone-Addicted Pedestrians A theme park in China has created a 164-foot lane for pedestrians to use as they tap away at their phones. The concept borrows heavily from an experiment conducted by National Geographic in Washington, D.C., last July. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:58:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237476 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237476 Geoff Weiss Steve Jobs Was Completely Wrong About Why People Like the iPhone No big screens! Well, let's re-think that, shall we? Sat, 13 Sep 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237444 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237444 Jim Edwards How Today's Tech-Savvy Employees Are Challenging the Traditional Role of Corporate IT The generation just entering the workforce has no patience with their employer's technology if they can figure a hack that makes work easier. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237336 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237336 Arthur Chang Go Big or Go Home: Apple Officially Unveils iPhone 6 With Larger Displays The sixth-generation iPhones also come with a new Retina HD display and a mobile payments system that some say could upend the credit-card industry. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237273 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237273 Geoff Weiss Analyst: Amazon's Fire Phone Simply 'Not Compelling Enough' Making less of an impact than Amazon hoped, the company dropped the price of the Fire Phone from $199 to 99 cents. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237262 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237262 Nina Zipkin Here's How You Can Watch Apple's iPhone 6 Event Today If you're an Apple fan, you won't want to miss a second. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237251 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237251 Jason Fell The Apple Event: What's Probably Coming From the iPhone and iWatch to payments, here's what to expect at Apple's secretive event coming up on Tuesday. Sun, 07 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237151 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237151 Ari Levy By 2017, the App Market Will Be a $77 Billion Industry (Infographic) Mobile phone users are spending more and more time using apps. Here’s a look at what they are using and how much they are paying for those apps. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236832 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236832 Catherine Clifford It's Official: All Smartphones Sold in California Must Have a 'Kill Switch' Phones manufactured after July 1, 2015 and sold in the state must come equipped with an antitheft device that enables consumers to permanently shut them down. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236825 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236825 Laura Entis Apple iPhone 6, iWatch Releases Reportedly Delayed By Production Hiccups Rumor has it Apple fans might have to wait even longer for both highly anticipated products. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236742 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236742 Kim Lachance Shandrow Rewriting the Smartphone Keyboard at Age 28 With his startup SwiftKey, Jon Reynolds is breathing new life into the act of typing on a keyboard. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236474 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236474 Jason Ankeny Sales on Mobile Are Booming, So It's Time to Think Small Screen First By adopting a strategy that caters to smartphones, you'll attract a whole group of customers who may be frustrated with other businesses. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236529 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236529 Seamas Egan Samsung Bashes iPhone Battery Life in Cleverly Placed Airport Ads The South Korean has affixed signs at airport power outlets that needle the Apple iPhone’s notoriously poor battery performance. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236538 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236538 Geoff Weiss 'We're the Uber of X!' A snapshot of the startups that are trying to become "the Uber" of food delivery, medical marijuana and other industries. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236456 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236456 Laura Entis California's 'Kill Switch' Bill Is One Step Away From Becoming Law The legislation, which would require smartphone makers to include a preinstalled 'kill switch' on all smartphones sold in the state, has passed in the State Senate and now awaits the governor's signature. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236440 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236440 Laura Entis 4 Tips to Thwart iOS Attackers Your iPhone has robust security features that you will really wish you'd have used if your phone is hacked. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236334 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236334 Troy Hunt Closer to a Comeback? BlackBerry Says It's Ready to Hire Again. Fresh off closing a very dark chapter in its history -- and winning major government security clearance -- the once-iconic 'CrackBerry’' claws its way back. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 18:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236254 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236254 Kim Lachance Shandrow