Nokia smartphone Sales Drop Nokia handsets unit being bought by Microsoft sees further drop in sales HELSINKI (AP) — The Nokia handsets business that Microsoft is due to take over saw sales continue to slide in the fourth quarter as its Lumia...
Jan 23 2014, 7:21am CST
High court takes cases on cellphone searches Supreme Court will weigh police power to search arrestees' cellphones without a warrant
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Friday to decide whether police need a warrant to search the cellphones of...
Jan 17 2014, 2:51pm CST
China's Avcon Bridges Videoconferencing and Surveillance By Jane Ho
China’s nationwide outbreak of SARS in 2003 may have caused trouble for many businesses but it jump-started Avcon Information Technology, a provider of videoconference and surveillance systems. (And, yes, the...
Jan 8 2014, 9:21am CST
How Wearable Tech's SCOTTEVEST Is Setting The Bar For PR It is a coincidence that I am writing about SCOTTEVEST the week the company announced its ability at CES to provide the first clothing to accommodate a wearable battery power source for Google Glass (see The Shirt That...
Jan 7 2014, 11:16pm CST
Intel says its processors are now 'conflict-free' Intel says its processors are now free of minerals from mines held by armed groups in Congo
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Intel Corp., the world's largest maker of computer processors, says its processors are now free...
Jan 7 2014, 12:26am CST
Huawei phone is so big it can charge other phones New Huawei Ascend Mate2 phone is so big it can be used to charge other phones
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Huawei, China's largest cellphone manufacturer, is releasing a phone that can be thought of as the inflight...
Jan 6 2014, 4:26pm CST
Investing In Vietnam With Dragon Capital's Bill Stoops Dragon Capital is the largest private shareholder of stocks in Vietnam. I spoke with Bill Stoops, Dragon’s Chief Investment Officer for his take on the opportunities in Vietnam’s markets. The first part of this...
Jan 2 2014, 7:41pm CST
Texting, dialing while driving raises crash risk Texting, dialing cellphone while driving raises crash risk especially for teens, study finds
A sophisticated, real-world study confirms that dialing, texting or reaching for a cellphone while driving...
Jan 2 2014, 1:41am CST
BlackBerry Co-Founder Ends Takeover Bid, Sells Off Shares BlackBerry’s rare good week has come to an end.
Michael Lazaridis, co-founder and former CEO of the embattled cellphone maker, officially ended his exploration of a takeover bid while cutting his stake to 4.99% of...
Dec 26 2013, 10:21am CST
UN votes to protect privacy in digital age General Assembly approves resolution aimed at protecting privacy against unlawful surveillance
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution aimed at protecting the right...
Dec 20 2013, 8:37am CST
Verizon to publish data on phone records requests Verizon says it will publish data on numbers of law enforcement requests it got this year
WASHINGTON (AP) — Verizon Communications Inc. says it will publish information on the number of requests for...
Dec 20 2013, 8:36am CST
Apple and Best Buy Emerged as Significant Cellphone Retailers Apple Incorporated has sold many iPhones via its retailers. While this is an optimistic trend that goes in favor of Apple, Best Buy is busy accommodating carriers such as AT&T and Verizon. Both Apple and Best Buy have emerged as significant cellphone retailers in the United States.
Nov 26 2013, 2:17am CST
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