Broken iPhones cost billions in repairs

Damaged iPhones have cost Americans a whacking $5.9 billion for repairs, replacement and insurance deductibles since 2007, according to a study by warranty company SquareTrade.

Samsung rejected on tablet ban appeal

The Galaxy Tab ban will remain in effect.

The iPhone 5 vs. Windows 8

Comparing the iPhone and Windows 8 may seem somewhat odd. Nevertheless, it aptly showcases the vastly different strategies employed by Microsoft and Apple when it comes to promoting a flagship product.

ARM's dual-core Cortex-A15 powers the iPhone 5

Apple's long-awaited iPhone 5 is apparently powered by an indigenously designed A6 processor based on ARM's dual-core Cortex-A15 chip architecture.

IDF vs. the iPhone: Are we idiots?

I’m at Intel’s Developer Forum (IDF) today and also covering the iPhone 5 launch at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco.

Alleged iPod touch details leak ahead of launch

Apple is reportedly prepping a new iPod touch that features a 1,136-by-640-pixel display.

Total number of US gamers has declined

Although it seems impossible, the number of Americans playing video games has declined from last year.

Apple’s iPhone 5 gets a launch date

Apple is expected to launch its long-awaited iPhone 5 on Wednesday, September 12, at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. 

TiVo Stream plays DVR content on mobile devices

I can't imagine life without my DVR. I have a standard DVR from DirecTV in my living room, and often lust over TiVo DVRs like the new Premiere with four tuners that launched just a few weeks ago.

Google and Samsung - the new evil queens of denial

Are Google and Samsung the new evil queens of denial?

Apple and Samsung face Korean sales ban

As a US jury prepares to deliver its verdict in the high-profile patent case between Apple and Samsung, a South Korean court has determined that they've both been copying each other's products.

Wild Blood game play trailer surfaces from Gameloft

I'm quite certain that a fair number of gamers out there, even those who prefer PC gaming like myself, have been impressed by some of the iOS and Android mobile titles currently on the market.

OoVoo brings four-way video chatting to iOS and Android

OoVoo - a social video chat provider that claims 54 million subscribers - has updated its Android and iOS apps to support four-way video chats and text conversations with up to 12 people.

Samsung invests $4 billion in Apple chip plant

Samsung Austin Semiconductor is investing approximately $4 billion in a chip fab most famously used to manufacture custom processors for Apple’s iPhone and iPad lineup.

Judge tells Apple lawyer he's 'smoking crack'

The legal system is getting quite the run for its money with this Samsung-Apple lawsuit.

Apple takes on Samsung and the world

It's hard to predict what's going to happen in the Apple versus Samsung court case. It's hard to say what's already happened.

Judge asks Apple and Samsung to strike their own deal

If Lucy Koh pulls this one off, we'll have to ask her to sort out the Middle East.

Anti-Semitic iPhone app draws ire

Apple is facing criticism from the Jewish community over an app that it allowed to be published to the App Store.

Mobile phone sales slightly decline

Although it seems impossible to comprehend, the mobile phone market has shrunk slightly compared to last year.

Romney VP announcement to come through app

If you want to be among the first to know who will be joining Mitt Romney on his quest for the White House, the candidate's campaign wants to be sure you know about the "Mitt's VP" app available on the iPhone and Android.