Smartphones

6 Purges Every Entrepreneur Should Make This New Year
Habits

6 Purges Every Entrepreneur Should Make This New Year

Stop resolving to do things different or anew. Consider instead purging obstacles in your life that are keeping you from achieving your dreams.
Peter Gasca
Hackers' Next Major Target: Your Smartphone
Business Accelerated

Hackers' Next Major Target: Your Smartphone

Most of the cybersecurity attacks this year were aimed at computer networks, leaving smartphones relatively unscathed. But security experts warn that is about to change.
Arjun Kharpal
Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi Valued at $45 Billion
News and Trends

Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi Valued at $45 Billion

The company raised a fresh $1.1 billion from investors and is currently the No. 3 smartphone company in the world behind Samsung and Apple.
Samsung Reportedly Killing Galaxy Alpha Smartphone
Smartphones

Samsung Reportedly Killing Galaxy Alpha Smartphone

The mobile giant is rumored to be discontinuing the Alpha after a few short months on the market.
Lisa Eadicicco
5 Ways to Really Get Away From Work During the Holidays
Vacations

5 Ways to Really Get Away From Work During the Holidays

Technology has given us the ability to work anywhere, anytime, even during a family dinner. Use these tips to find a balance.
Curtis Peterson
The 14 Most Exciting New Tech Products That Will Launch in 2015
Business Accelerated

The 14 Most Exciting New Tech Products That Will Launch in 2015

When it comes to gadgets, there's plenty to look forward to next year.
BlackBerry's New Phone 'Classic' Is a Throwback to Its Heyday
Business Accelerated

BlackBerry's New Phone 'Classic' Is a Throwback to Its Heyday

Will today's smartphone shoppers -- ever in pursuit of the next big thing -- be enticed by a product harkening back to the primitive devices of yore? BlackBerry hopes so.
Geoff Weiss
A Simple Bracelet Can Turn Your Arm Into an Interactive Smartphone Display
Business Accelerated

A Simple Bracelet Can Turn Your Arm Into an Interactive Smartphone Display

With Cicret on your wrist, you'll never lose touch with your smartphone again. You wear it like a second skin.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google Isn't the Only One Working on a Modular Smartphone
Business Accelerated

Google Isn't the Only One Working on a Modular Smartphone

A company called Circular Devices has created something it calls the 'Puzzlephone.'
Carly Okyle
BlackBerry to Pay iPhone Users Up to $550 to Switch Phones
BlackBerry

BlackBerry to Pay iPhone Users Up to $550 to Switch Phones

The Canadian company just announced a new trade-in program that will offer iPhone owners up to $550 for their device if they purchase a Blackberry Passport.
Laura Entis
With Competition Heating Up, Sony to Cut TV, Smartphone Lineup
Business Accelerated

With Competition Heating Up, Sony to Cut TV, Smartphone Lineup

The Japanese tech giant sees growth in PlayStation, image sensors.
Recharge Your Phone in 30 Seconds? This Startup Says It Can.
Business Accelerated

Recharge Your Phone in 30 Seconds? This Startup Says It Can.

A nanotech company says it has developed technology that can charge a mobile phone in a few seconds and an electric car in minutes.
Samsung Could Be Considering a Management Shakeup
Samsung

Samsung Could Be Considering a Management Shakeup

Electronics giant under pressure from cheaper Chinese device makers, Apple's iPhone.
John Kell
 Why Hasn't Samsung's 'Tizen' Operating System Taken Off?
Business Accelerated

Why Hasn't Samsung's 'Tizen' Operating System Taken Off?

Is there really room for a third mobile operating system after Apple's iOS and Google's Android? For years, Samsung has thought so -- but it has yet to deliver.
Kevin Purdy