[WASHINGTON] Apple overtook Samsung in the fourth quarter as the largest smartphone producer in a declining global market for handsets, research firm IDC said Friday.

[SAN FRANCISCO] The global smartphone market has momentum going into the year-end holiday shopping season, according to preliminary figures released Thursday by International Data Corporation (IDC).

GAMING company Razer has entered the competitive smartphone market with the release of its first smartphone, simply called the Razer Phone, a gaming-centric phone with beefy specs.

[BEIJING] Vivo, the fast-growing smartphone brand backed by reclusive Chinese billionaire Duan Yongping, will begin selling to Western markets for the first time as it accelerates a global expansion.

M1 Limited (M1) has launched a network-based mobile malware detection solution, M1 Mobile Guard, which works by checking devices accessing M1's mobile network for signs that it may be infected...

GADGET lovers who must have the latest and greatest Apple iPhone will be tempted by the official retail release of the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus on Friday, but likely conflicted too.

GOOGLE has agreed to buy part of HTC Corp's engineering and design teams for US$1.1 billion, taking on a cadre of veterans who worked on the Pixel phone and could bolster its nascent hardware...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Google on Thursday fired off invitations to an October 4 event at which the US tech giant is expected to field a second-generation Pixel as its new champion in the competitive...

[SEOUL] Samsung Electronics Co on Tuesday said pre-orders for its Galaxy Note 8 premium smartphone have hit the highest-ever for the Note series, beating its predecessor Note 7 over five days by...

[BERLIN] LG Electronics on Thursday introduced a slimmer version of its top-of-the-line phone, with advanced new camera and voice-activation features aimed at active video users, which it hopes can...