LG Optimus G Pro gets official

A few days ago, a leaked slide turned up teasing the LG Optimus G Pro, along with a few basic specs.

Mozilla debuts Firefox OS dev phones

Mozilla has been coding and refining its mobile-specific Firefox OS for quite some time now.

RIM promises more apps - and considers licensing OS

RIM is extending the deadline for its Built for BlackBerry program, citing an overwhelming number of applications.

Samsung's 8-inch Galaxy Note heads to MWC 2013

Samsung's Galaxy Note 2 phablet hasn't been on the market all that long, as the device only landed in AT&T stores across the country on November 2012.

Sony's Xperia Tablet Z debuts

Sony has introduced a new Android-powered tablet dubbed the Xperia Z.

Novo 7 Venus tablet is a a Nexus 7 knockoff

Chinese electronics manufacturers have never been shy about copying the designs of industry heavyweights like Apple or Google.

AT&T opens up FaceTime to more users - but not all

AT&T's finally started offering FaceTime over cellular at no extra charge for all customers with tiered data plans - although not for those on unlimited data plans.

Facebook gives iOS users free US voice calls

It seems that Facebook's test in Canada of free voice calls for iOS users has been a success, with the company now tipped to roll the feature out in the US.

Analyst confirms Microsoft Surface RT sales are less-than-stellar

Microsoft has been having somewhat of a difficult time convincing the masses to abandon Android and Apple for its Surface RT tablet which is being heavily marketed both on TV and online.

'Portathon' nets RIM thousands of new apps

Research In Motion has 15,000 new apps for the BlackBerry, thanks to two 'Portathon' events over the weekend.

Asus Memo Pad is a $149 Android tablet

The Asus Memo pad is a 7-inch $149 Android tablet that runs Jelly Bean (4.1) and offers full access to Google's expansive Play store.

Video: Autonomous parking tech rolls forward

A number of industry heavyweights are currently working to advance self-driving and autonomous vehicle tech, including Ford, Lincoln, Audi, and Google.

Apple scales back iPhone 5 component orders

Apple is reported to have cut its orders for iPhone 5 screens, indicating the sales may not be going as well the company expected.

Samsung postpones Windows RT tablet plans

Last summer the industry was expecting big things from Windows 8 and Windows RT, with Samsung touting a plan to bring its own Windows RT tablet to the US by October.

Windows RT jailbreak automates a complex hack

It is unclear exactly how many Surface RT tablets Microsoft has managed to sell over the past few months, although we do know the modding community maintains a healthy interest in setting the device free from its factory-set shackles.   

XDA Devs unlock bootloaders on Nexus devices - sans Fastboot

Google's mobile Nexus devices are fairly easy to unlock with bootloaders left open, courtesy of Mountain View. 

Nokia buoyed by Windows Phone 8 Lumia smartphones

Nokia has published its fourth-quarter financial results which were buoyed by better-than-expected mobile sales and exceeded industry expectations.

Samsung showcases flexible OLED smartphone prototype

Samsung is showcasing a rather interesting smartphone prototype that boasts a flexible OLED screen at CES 2013 in Las Vegas. 

Six new BlackBerrys scheduled for next year

RIM is gearing up for the launch of the BlackBerry 10, scheduled for January 30, and it looks as if users can expect six devices over the course of the year, running on at least three major networks.

Ship date announced for Pebble smartwatch

The Pebble 'smart watch' that's generated so much interest on Kickstarter now has a ship date - 23rd January - with the 85,000 backers of the project set to receive their watches a few weeks later.