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, 20 Aug 2014 16:00:00 GMT 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 Apple Plans for Sept. 9 iPhone Event, Ends Overseas Patent War With Samsung The consumer-tech giant will reportedly unveil two new iPhones with larger displays. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 15:13:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236260 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236260 Benjamin Kabin Xiaomi, the 'Apple of the East,' Surpasses Samsung as China's Top Smartphone Seller In China's mobile market -- the largest on earth -- there's a brand new leader in town. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236227 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236227 Geoff Weiss Mobile Marketing, the Unstoppable Game Changer for Entrepreneurs A report finds advertising directly to consumers, based on where they are and their known interests, will be a $400 billion industry next year. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235757 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235757 Brett Relander The Feds Don't Want In-Flight Cell Phone Calls, Either The U.S. Department of Transportation has a hang-up with in-flight calls, perhaps enough to put an official kibosh on them – and soon. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 19:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236189 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236189 Kim Lachance Shandrow Take a Look: Researchers Aim to Create Vision-Correcting Displays Have trouble seeing? No worries. A team of university researchers is developing displays that can adjust itself depending on your prescription. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236120 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236120 Nina Zipkin Want to Know What's Happening in Your Industry? This Addictive Magazine App Can Help. Flipboard lets you catch up on what's hot in your line of business in a few quick swipes. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234699 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234699 Kim Lachance Shandrow CrackBerry Part Deux? BlackBerry CEO Isn't Quite Sure. While the embattled company's CEO is unsure that BlackBerry will be the iconic brand it once was, he remains optimistic about the future. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236043 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236043 Nina Zipkin Amazon Reportedly Set to Launch Mobile Credit-Card Reader If the rumors are true, the nation's largest online retailer could give Square and PayPal a run for their money. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:34:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236009 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236009 Kim Lachance Shandrow Hilton's $550 Million Mobile Push Will Turn Smartphones Into Hotel Room Keys The initiative is aimed at younger travelers who are increasingly placing hotel reservations on mobile phones. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236012 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236012 Geoff Weiss The Internet of Things Demands That Customer Service Catch Up The winning companies will figure out how to deliver a seamless and exceptional experience that satisfies users -- before they even ask for it. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235859 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235859 Jim Freeze This Startup Wants to Bring Personal Breathalyzers to the Masses The BACtrack Vio is a keychain-sized breathalyzer alongside which users can track their intoxication levels via a smartphone app. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235699 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235699 Geoff Weiss The 5 Things You Must Know to Leverage the Future of Digital Marketing Smartphones and tablets are indispensable to consumers but many business have a learning curve to take advantage of the mobile bonanza. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235634 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235634 Brett Relander 6 Ultra-Handy Tech Tools to Simplify Your Summertime Travels Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, these gadgets can help keep you on track, in touch and entertained across the miles. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235621 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235621 Kim Lachance Shandrow