Smartphones expected to dominate US handset market

The US mobile market is experiencing a seismic shift towards higher-end phones, with at least 50% of all handsets expected to be classified as smartphones by 2011.

Apple dismisses Blu-ray entirely

If you're waiting for a Mac that will come with a Blu-ray Disc drive, you may want to give up. Steve Jobs says the high-capacity format will quickly become useless.

The iPhone 4 Glass Busted

The iPhone 4 was released into the wild, only to find itself amidst a host of avid fans and critics. Maybe it doesn't matter that it had problems. Maybe that's part of the plan.

Steve Jobs emails were faked, says Apple

Steve Jobs is known for being a prolific emailer, but it seems he's not quite as prolific as some people have been making out.

Is Apple's obstinance accelerating Android adoption?

Is Apple's heavy-handed Flash ban and insistence on maintaining a notoriously closed ecosystem helping to accelerate Android adoption?

Steve Jobs tells angry iPhone 4 owner to "relax"

Apple CEO Steve Jobs has reportedly told an agitated iPhone 4 owner to stop worrying about poor reception and "relax."

IPhone 4 lawsuits pop up: let the games begin!

Despite Apple's strong attempts to just sweep this issue under the rug, a handful of class-action lawsuits have already been filed over the widely publicized iPhone 4 reception issues.

Apple issues commandments to hapless iPhone support staff

Spare a thought for the other victims of the iPhone 4 antenna scandal - the company's employees. After all, they're the ones who are going to have to deal with you when you go storming in with your newly-legal handgun.

Apple says NO to free iPhone 4 bumpers

Apple has reportedly instructed its representatives to avoid "appeasing" frustrated customers with free bumpers.

Verizon to end AT&T's iPhone monopoly

Verizon is reportedly poised to unceremoniously end AT&T's controversial and oft-criticized iPhone monopoly.

Hulu rolls out subscription-based Plus service

Hulu is now offering a paid subscription service that streams 720p video content across various devices, including televisions, computers and smartphones.

Is Apple a victim of its own success?

Apple's difficulty in satisfying the massive demand for its iPhone 4 has reportedly prompted frustrated consumers to consider purchasing alternative smartphone models.

iPhone 4 users invited to join class action

They don't hang about these lawyers, not when there's money in the offing, and a California law firm is already looking for distraught iPhone 4 buyers.

It costs Apple $187.51 to make an iPhone 4

The metal and gadgetry that holds everything together in the iPhone 4 costs $187.51, roughly $20 more than the components of an iPhone 3GS.

iPhone iOS4 problems require new level help

Apple releases phone troubleshooting manuals online. IT managers clamber for iPhones to save tech support jobs.

Bill forces Apple and Intel to disclose use of 'conflict minerals'

Hi-tech companies could be forced to admit whether they're buying minerals that fuel violence in Congo.

Apple patching iOS reception glitch next week?

If comments posted on Apple's official forums are anything to go by, there may be a firmware update to the new iPhone OS platform as early as next week and it expected to target the issue of customers losing reception just from touching the edge of their phone.

Can Nokia’s MeeGo take on iOS4 and Android?

Nokia is adopting the Linux-powered MeeGo platform for its N-series smartphone lineup in an effort to more effectively compete against Google Android and Apple iOS 4.

Apple iPhone 4 antenna issue fix: $29

Apple admits to problems with the iPhone antenna and offers what is, effecively, a rubber band around the bezel to fix it.

iPhone 4 shot and killed by Navy SEAL

A retired Navy SEAL sniper has shot and killed an innocent iPhone 4 in cold blood at the Angeles Forest Range.