Verizon releases global mobile hotspot

Verizon's launched the first mobile hotspot to offer data service in more than 200 countries, 120 of those at 3G speeds.

Android desk phone spotted in the wild

A prototype Android-powered "desk phone" designed by Rockchip was recently spotted in the wilds of IFA 2010.

Mobile subscriptions hit 5 billion, 70% of global population

The number of mobile phone service subscriptions is continuing to grow at a rate of 2 million every day, and has just eclipsed a mind-blowing 5 billion.

Best Buy offering its own broadband service

Hey America! Now you can get your Internet service from the same place that overcharges you for all your other consumer electronic purchases.

50% of all mobile data is consumed by 6% of users

There is a huge discrepancy in mobile data usage among smartphone owners, as millions of people use less than 1 MB per month while others gobble it up to no end.

AT&T dives off the deep end, expunging unlimited data

Someone had to be the first, and AT&T decided that it would be the one to take the plunge - the carrier has announced that it will completely eliminate unlimited data service from new mobile subscription plans.

Google touts AT&T compatible Nexus One

Google has announced an AT&T compatible version of its Nexus One smartphone.

Apple kicks off iPad pre-order festival

Rejoice all ye Apple faithful! The long-awaited “magical” iPad is currently available for pre-order, with reservations limited to two per customer.

Apple preps iPad for April 3 launch

Apple has announced that the Wi-Fi version of its so-called "magical and revolutionary" iPad will be available for sale in the US on April 3.

Skype arrives on Symbian smartphones

Skype has released a version of its popular client for Symbian-based Nokia smartphones.

Report: Apple planning to port iPhone OS to new platforms

Apple may be preparing to port its Flash-less iPhone operating system to additional devices. 

Skype to arrive on Verizon smartphones in March

Verizon has confirmed that Skype will arrive on a number of its 3G smartphones in March.

Shock! Apple over-inflates iPad price tag

The components powering Apple's overhyped iPad tablet reportedly cost Club Cupertino as little as $219.35.