Who hates watching a video on YouTube with huge black bars on the side? Everyone, right? I know it is much more convenient to hold a smart phone vertically whil...
Americans spent approximately US$23.5 billion in mobile phone repairs over the past seven years. And that’s just one market.
Smartphones are now a common tool in China, owned by the average Zhou, just like washing machines or rice cookers. Here are 3 things that could happen next.
11 SaaS startups in Southeast Asia have raised US$2 million or more in funding.
Every Wednesday at noon, Chinese consumers will have the chance to grab used iPhones from Foxconn at massive discounts. High-end smartphones at low prices in on...
Chinese video streaming site LeTV branched out into smartphones today with the launch of three models based at the high end of the market. At an event in Beijin...
That's a lot of phones in not not much time.
At an event today in Singapore, Samsung revealed launch dates for the new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge phones across Asia.
B2X wants to transform the traditional smartphone servicing ecosystem in India with multi-brand customer care centers to handle products from the top manufactur...
US$100 phones used to be awful. The original Xiaomi Redmi changed that when it appeared in 2013. But can the new Redmi 2 still compete in 2015?
The Philippines leapfrogs Vietnam, which drops to the fourth spot, according to the IDC.
Philippine budget phone maker Cherry Mobile overtakes South Korean giant Samsung as the leading smartphone vendor in the Philippines in 2014, IDC reports.
China's Baidu just confirmed that Android skin, called Yun OS, will not get any more updates. The project is now suspended.
With an eye to over a billion future smartphone users in India and Southeast Asia, App Annie has a new office to reach out to app developers in the region.
Curiously, Xiaomi has decided not to roll out its latest Mi4 flagship or the larger Mi Note smartphone in Singapore.
Xiaomi may not be planning to sell smartphones in the US this year, but that doesn’t mean the company lacks for ambition on the mobile phone front. In fact, it’...
The Japanese tech giant spent years miniaturizing infrared LEDs and cameras that allow next-level biometric security to fit in mobile devices.
Last year, Mindhelix waved a magic wand and turned old smartphones into smart home security devices. It raised US$119,000 on crowdfunding platform Kickstarter f...
But is Samsung's metal-and-glass redesign for the S6 enough to fend off strongly-specced phones from the likes of Xiaomi, OnePlus, and Oppo?
Post-festival depression causes a dip in smartphone shipments. High spec phones at value-for-money price points may perk things up again this year.
Today is a red letter day in India for Chinese smartphone-makers: Xiaomi has flash sales for both 16GB and 64GB variants of its flagship killer Mi 4 at 5pm Indi...
Xiaomi's Mi4 and the Mi Note are like the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The looks and specs are very similar; the main difference is the size.
China Mobile is aiming at 250 million 4G subscribers by the end of the year.
A lack of patents is one big reason Xiaomi phones aren't coming to the US this year. But another is that Xiaomi's biggest competitive advantage in China simply ...
New figures from China’s tech ministry, MIIT, shows that mobile users in China now consume an average of 200MB of data each month.
Upstart Chinese phone maker Xiaomi revealed today that its version of Android, called MIUI, now has 100 million users.
Qualcomm’s battle with Chinese regulators over charges of monopoly practices has finally come to an end after more than a year of disputes.