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Report: Samsung to open-source Bada OS, reduce reliance on Android

Samsung Electronics reportedly plans to open its Bada mobile operating system to other manufacturers and software developers in 2012, a measure to accelerate growth of the smartphone platform while

RIM plans BlackBerry Video Store for PlayBook

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM) said it plans to build a BlackBerry Video Store that will allow PlayBook users to watch movies and TV shows. The company promised to offer around

AT&T announces three 4G Windows Phone 7 Mango phones

AT&T (NYSE: T) announced that will introduce in the fourth quarter three new Windows Phone 7 Mango 4G devices--two from Samsung and one from HTC--and will be among the first operators to deliver

ChatON, Samsung's new cross-platform messaging app

South Korean handset manufacturer Samsung is introducing its own cross-platform messaging application called ChatON--a service similar to RIM's (NASDAQ: RIMM) BlackBerry Messenger and Apple's (

Samsung introduces ChatON cross-platform messaging service

Samsung Electronics unveiled ChatON, a free mobile messaging service enabling users to communicate across all major smartphone and feature phone platforms. Similar in concept to Research In Motion's (

Sprint activates Google Voice

Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) announced that Sprint Nextel activated its integration of Google Voice, which now enables Sprint customers to use their existing Sprint number as their Google Voice number.

Apple files patent infringement suit against Samsung

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung claiming that some of the vendor's smartphones along with its GalaxyTab tablets infringe on Apple's patents and

Report: Tablet market to become third largest consumer electronics sector by 2015

A new report from Strategy Analytics predicts the tablet market will grow to become a $49-billion business by 2015, and the third largest consumer electronics sector after televisions and PCs. The

HTC updates Sense user interface on smartphones

Smartphone maker HTC introduced a newer version of the Sense user interface and announced plans to offer the updated interface through its new Android-based Sensation smartphone, which will go on

Microsoft rolling out first major Windows Phone 7 update in phases

Microsoft's (NASDAQ: MSFT) first major update to the Windows Phone 7 will happen slowly to make sure there aren't any snafus like customers experienced in February when they downloaded WP7's very