[BARCELONA] Phone makers will focus on foldable screens and the introduction of blazing fast 5G wireless networks at the world's biggest mobile fair starting Monday in Spain as they try to...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Seeking to rev up demand in the slumping smartphone market, Samsung on Wednesday unveiled a folding handset, becoming the first major manufacturer to offer the feature.

[WASHINGTON] Smartphone use has become the norm in most developed nations, while many emerging economies are showing sharp gains, a global survey showed on Tuesday.

SATURDAY SOAPBOX

LAST Christmas, I sent a loving, warm-the-cockles-of-your-heart WhatsApp message to my niece in Germany on the birth of her first baby; another equally schmaltzy note over Facebook to a cousin in...

SAMSUNG Electronics Co unveiled a new range of inexpensive smartphones for India, seeking to win back customers in the world's fastest-growing smartphone market and regain ground lost to Xiaomi...

THE BROAD VIEW

THE smartphone market is following the growth-challenged path of personal computers (PCs). That won't please executives at Samsung Electronics Co and Apple Inc, but their pain might be great...

VINGROUP, Vietnam' biggest listed firm by market value, will launch its first smartphones on Dec 14, as part of its transformation into a technology and industrial group...

WHAT is next for the smartphone, which has become the hottest-selling consumer device around the world in just over a decade? Even as top makers like Apple and Samsung unveil new handsets with new...

HAS your smartphone suddenly slowed down, warmed up and the battery drained down for no apparent reason? If so, it may have been hijacked to mine cryptocurrencies.

CHINA'S Huawei Technologies Co pulled ahead of Apple Inc to claim the No 2 position in smartphone shipments in the second quarter just behind Samsung Electronics, solidifying the rise of Chinese...