Tuesday, February 25, 2014
U.S. technology giant Apple is suing a Chinese government agency and a domestic company over patent rights for its “Siri” personal assistant, the official Xinhua News Agency said Monday.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. retained its status as the second-most popular smartphone brand in the local market in 2013, although its market share shrank slightly, according to the results of a newly released survey.
Taiwan Mobile Co., the country's second-largest mobile carrier, has taken aim at Taiwan's graying population with a near-field communication (NFC)-capable smart bracelet that promises to help senior citizens find their way home.
South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co. said yesterday that its new phone-tablet device, the Galaxy Note 3 Neo, will hit Taiwanese stores in the second quarter of 2014, making use of the country's unique 700 MHz frequency.
Billionaire 29-year-old Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg stars in the mobile industry's biggest fair Monday, fresh from his US$19 billion takeover of smartphone messenger WhatsApp.
Rising Chinese smartphone maker Huawei on Sunday launched a connected watch to rival Samsung's Gear 2, both unveiled on the eve of the world's biggest mobile fair in Barcelona, Spain.
Firefox OS, an upstart smartphone operating system aimed a challenging the Apple and Google duopoly, will power a new category of US$25 smartphones for developing countries, the California-based nonprofit Mozilla Foundation said Sunday.
Honda has appointed a woman to its board for the first time and given a major promotion to a foreigner in a sign the automaker wants to change perceptions of a hidebound corporate culture.
Sony Corp. is borrowing innovations from its audio and camcorder businesses and incorporating its new Xperia Z2 smartphone with noise-canceling technology and ultra-high-definition video recording.
Netflix has reached a deal with Comcast to ensure that its TV shows and movies are streamed smoothly to households, the first deal the online video streaming service has reached with an Internet service provider.