Sales of smartphones running Microsoft's Windows Phone operating system outpaced BlackBerry device sales for the first time ever during the second quarter of 2013, research firm Gartner reports.
Close to 75 percent of all smartphones purchased during the first quarter of 2013 run Google's Android mobile operating system, Gartner reports.
Samsung Electronics will sunset its Bada mobile operating system, merging it into the Linux-based Tizen software platform.
Global sales of mobile phones slipped 2.3 percent in the second quarter of 2012, a decline blamed in part by mounting anticipation for Apple's not-yet-announced iPhone 5 and corresponding consumer disinterest in the current iPhone 4S model, according to new data issued by Gartner.
Mobile software developer interest in Research In Motion's BlackBerry operating system continues to erode, according to a new survey published by Baird Equity Research.
Samsung Electronics has joined the Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization that oversees the open-source Linux operating system. Samsung signs on as a platinum member, paying $500,000 per year...
BARCELONA, Spain--Samsung Electronics plans to "significantly" increase investment in its bada smartphone operating system, pitching the platform as an alternative to Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) Android.
Days after a Samsung Electronics executive revealed the company is working to merge its bada mobile operating system with Linux-based device software platform Tizen, Samsung now maintains it is
Samsung Electronics is working to merge its Bada mobile operating system with Tizen, the Linux-based cross-architecture device software platform introduced late last year by the Linux Foundation and
Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) Android mobile operating system powers 52.5 percent of all smartphones sold worldwide during the third quarter of 2011, more than doubling its global market share over a year