ORLANDO, Fla.--The mobile unified communications market is like a "rodeo without fences," said Joe Martin, director of solution engineering with Sprint.
HTC representatives wearing HTC One shirts passed out hot cocoa and promotional materials to the crowds lined up outside to get into Radio City Music Hall, which Samsung rented to put on the Galaxy S4 gala. But the Samsung competitor didn't stop with cocoa.
The Galaxy S4 is the first Samsung smartphone to come with KNOX security technology, which is designed for enterprise use.
Samsung took the veil off its new Galaxy S4 smartphone, the new, top-of-the-line flagship smartphone from the world's largest vendor of handsets and smartphones. Importantly, the company is also promoting a range of Samsung-branded services and applications with the phone, including Samsung Hub, Samsung WatchON, Samsung Apps, Samsung ChatON and Group Play.
Apple marketing chief Phil Schiller was trashing talking Android in the runup to Samsung's launch of its Android-based Galaxy S4 smartphone on Thursday.
With the Samsung Galaxy S4 ready to launch on Thursday, will Apple respond with an iPhone 5S?
Trying to get companies past the gee-whiz phase of gathering social media comments, likes and other utterances, to a phase of decision making, has helped Tracx raise a second round of capital from Flybridge Capital, and early investors Revel Partners and Rutledge Partners, worth $3.5 million.
Samsung's $111.5 million investment in Sharp last week was seen by some as an effort by Samsung to disrupt Apple's supply chain.
Even as its chairman steps down, Sony is forging ahead with plans make 2013 a "breakthrough year" for its mobile business.
Samsung is pulling the plug on its Windows RT-based ATIV Tab in Germany due to poor demand, according to a report by Engadget.