*Apple denied existence of backdoors to ministry. BEIJING, Sept 30- The iPhone 6 will be sold in China from Oct 17, after rigorous regulator scrutiny led to Apple Inc reassuring the Chinese government that the smartphones did not have security "backdoors" through which U.S. agencies can access users' data.» Read More
SINGAPORE, Sept 28- When popular Chinese handset maker Xiaomi Inc admitted that its devices were sending users' personal information back to a server in China, it prompted howls of protest and an investigation by Taiwan's government. The affair has also drawn attention to just how little we know about what happens between our smartphone and the outside world.
The new, post-Edward Snowden smartphone is the first that will disrupt American spying, the New York Times reports.
There are new inventions out there to solve some of the oldest problems for business travelers.
Fewer than 10,000 workers could get the new minimum raise adopted by the Los Angeles City Council.
BERLIN— European skies may soon be alive with the sound of small talk with new safety rules allowing the use of all portable electronics, including cell phones, at any time during flights.
BEIJING/ SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 26- Intel Corp said it will pay as much as $1.5 billion for a 20 percent stake in two mobile chipmakers with ties to the Chinese government, in the hopes of catching up in a smartphone chip industry dominated by rival Qualcomm Inc..
Apple released a workaround for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users who reported a drop in cell service and the inability to use the fingerprint reading.
The Facebook drones are on their way, and we're not talking about bored friends who send out Candy Crush Saga invites, NBC News reports.
NEW YORK— Apple filled a gaping hole in its product lineup with new iPhones boasting larger screens like Samsung's flagship Galaxy smartphones. Now, Samsung is coming out with a smaller phone that looks and feels more like an iPhone. It will cost $200 with a two-year service contract, or $613 without one.
BlackBerry showed off the new device at events in Toronto, London and Dubai. The smartphone, which has a large touchscreen and a modified version of the company's well-known keyboard, comes to market as the phones of BlackBerry's rivals all converge on a tall, rectangular profile.
BlackBerry's hope is that the Passport will appeal to the elite smartphone user that its brand used to own as it stakes its future on becoming a provider of secure enterprise software.
In this photo by Andy Wong, scalpers try to resell iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices to people leaving an Apple Store in Beijing. Apple's latest smartphones have yet to arrive on the Chinese mainland but are available in Hong Kong.
BlackBerry is set to launch an unconventional new smartphone dubbed the Passport, as it embarks on potentially the most critical phase of its long turnaround.
TORONTO, Sept 24- BlackBerry is set to launch an unconventional new smartphone dubbed the Passport on Wednesday, as it embarks on potentially the most critical phase of its long turnaround. "BlackBerry is still fighting for survival.
'Star Citizen' game designer Chris Roberts has pulled off a crowdfunding coup: making $50 million without paying Kickstarter or Indiegogo.
Apple Watch wants to lead the luxury wearable device market, but a smart ring on Ingiegogo wants to take wearables to the next level.
Microsoft has set Sept. 29 as the new launch date for its Xbox One game console in China, the U.S. software giant said on Tuesday.
Why would Apple plan to shut down Beats Music, as a TechCrunch headline reports? Answer: It’s not.
Microsoft has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China, but said it would be released by the end of the year.
SEOUL, South Korea— Samsung Electronics Co., which faces a slowdown in emerging market smartphone sales, will release its long-delayed Tizen-powered handset in India before the end of this year, a report said Monday.