Nick Ralston It fits in your back pocket, can make calls and give off a 650k volt shock that can stop a man in his tracks.
A transparent film that costs just one euro to make could bring an end to the anguish of mobile phone users facing the dreaded dead-battery message.
The number of mobile phones worldwide will catch up to the globe's population next year, the United Nations says.
Asher Moses People in rural and regional areas fear they are being put at risk by poor mobile and emergency communications.
Tim Maly Hundreds of thousands of friends, strangers and government officials exchanged links, photos, rumours, warnings and corrections about the progress of Hurricane Sandy on sites such as Instagram,...
Jessica Gelt The use of mobile phones at the table has become so prevalent that restaurants are now catering for them.
Simon Mann, Washington America's top transport regulator has urged all 50 US states to ban the use of mobile phones by drivers after studying a fatal crash.
Samsung Electronics has ended Nokia's 14-year leadership of the global mobile phone market, outselling the struggling Finnish handset maker for the first time ever.
Robin Millard Huawei has launched what it says is the world's thinnest smartphone, the Ascend P6.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai Apple says its iMessages are beyond the grasp of the NSA and the FBI, but security experts aren't convinced.
Asher Moses in Barcelona New Skype apps for the iPhone and Symbian platforms will allow mobile users to bypass telco voice networks completely, making calls using the internet over the 3G data network.
Miyoung Kim Samsung plans to sell a variation of its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone that will transmit data at nearly twice the normal speed.
Miyoung Kim Analysts fell under Samsung's marketing spell when they made hopelessly optimistic forecasts for its smartphone sales.
Adam Turner Has Microsoft waited too long to bring Office to Apple's iGadgets?
Adam Turner Did we really want a Spotify rival from Apple rather than simply this Pandora rival?
Clare Jim, Reiji Murai and Poornima Gupta Apple may launch iPhones with bigger screens, as well as cheaper models in a range of colours, according to sources.
Jenneth Orantia Big-screen works are being aided by small-screen devices.
Salvador Rodriguez Ten hidden gems and overlooked features in the upcoming Apple mobile operating system.
Seth Fiegerman Apple's iOS 7 appears to take features from photo apps, file-sharing apps, weather apps, music streaming services and password protection tools.
Anick Jesdanun and Ryan Nakashima Apple is expected to reveal a digital radio service and changes to the software behind iPhones and iPads on Monday in the US as the company opens its annual conference for software developers.