NEW YORK--Facebook will bring the Chat Heads messaging multitasking feature of its Home launcher for Google's Android to Facebook app for Apple's iOS this week, according to a senior Facebook executive.
The tablet market is fragmenting, making it more difficult for IT professionals to determine the appropriate composition of their hardware portfolios, observed J.P. Gownder, vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research.
Apple's iPhone subscribers have recently been outpacing Google's (NASDAQ: GOOG) Android subscribers, according to the latest stats from comScore.
Canada's BlackBerry is "thinking about" a new tablet in the "context of BlackBerry 10," Thorsten Heins, chief executive officer of BlackBerry, told The Canadian Press.
Insiders say Apple is scrambling to finalize the next version of its iOS mobile operating system in time for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference, scheduled for mid-June.
Apple is expected to begin production of an updated iPhone in the second quarter of this year, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal citing sources familiar with the device's production.
Apple is planning to launch a cheaper iPhone, along with an "S" update to its iPhone 5, this summer, according to RBC Capital Markets analyst Amit Daryanani.
Apple Senior President of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller opened fire on archrival Google's Android mobile operating system, proclaiming "Android is often given as a free replacement for a feature phone and the experience isn't as good as [Apple's] iPhone" in an interview with The Wall Street Journal.
With the Samsung Galaxy S4 ready to launch on Thursday, will Apple respond with an iPhone 5S?
The iPhone Arro app that launched this week tells shoppers which products to buy and which to avoid based on an analysis of online reviews.