ONE of the major new features expected in the next iPhone is a new way to unlock the smartphone: with your face.

AT the height of the solar eclipse in New York, Google finally revealed the name of its latest Android operating system - in honour of another dark disc: the Oreo.

[HONG KONG] Amazon.com Inc has joined Tencent Holdings Ltd and the main assembler of iPhones in backing Essential Products Inc, the startup co-founded by Android-creator Andy Rubin that's...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Microsoft has ended support for its Windows 8 smartphones, as the US tech giant focuses on other segments, amid ongoing speculation about its strategy for mobile.

[BRUSSELS] EU antitrust regulators are seeking a second opinion from a panel of experts in their case against Alphabet unit Google's Android mobile operating system, two people familiar with the...

ANDY Rubin created the software that powers hundreds of millions of Android devices around the world. Now, he has two gadgets of his own: the Essential Phone and the Essential Home.

[SAN FRANCISCO] A creator of the Android software powering smartphones around the world steps into the hardware market with a handset that promises to tackle the clutter, complexity and rapid...

[MOUNTAIN VIEW, United States] Google announced on Wednesday it was bringing its digital assistant to Apple iPhones as part of its effort to win the battle with tech rivals on artificial intelligence.

[SEOUL] Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Thursday it will launch a mobile web payments service for all smartphones powered by Google Inc's Android mobile operating system in South...

[TOKYO] Sony Corp will release as many as six smartphone games in the financial year starting April in the hope of replicating the success of console rival Nintendo Co's Pokemon GO with its own...