The cheapest smartphone contract deals

The cheapest smartphone contract deals

Image: MASHABLE Committing to a mobile contract can be daunting if you don’t like having strings attached. It also might leave you under the impression that you’ll end up paying over the odds.  But if you do your homework, more often than not you can save money, spread out the cost and get the latest […]

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Apple Earnings Show Growing Immunity to Smartphone Malaise

Apple Earnings Show Growing Immunity to Smartphone Malaise

As industry cools, CEO cooks up new services, raises prices Apple’s success elsewhere doesn’t help smartphone suppliers Apple Inc.’s results confirmed that, while the days of double-digit smartphone industry growth are over, Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook has a plan to withstand the slowdown. The shares gained in late trading Tuesday after the company Apple […]

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Apple Jitters Mount on Concerns of Waning Smartphone Demand

Apple Jitters Mount on Concerns of Waning Smartphone Demand

Apple Inc. and a slew of chipmakers fell Thursday after Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., the leading chip manufacturer for the smartphone industry, issued a growth forecast that rekindled concerns that the handset boom is waning. Taiwan Semiconductor on Thursday in the past. Apple shares slipped 2.7 percent as of 2:55 p.m. in New York., while […]

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Tony Fadell is worried about smartphone addiction

Tony Fadell is worried about smartphone addiction

This weekend, former Apple engineer and consumer gadget legend Tony Fadell penned an op-ed for Wired. In it, he argued that smartphone manufacturers need to do a better job of educating users about how often they use their mobile phones, and the resulting dangers that overuse might bring about. Take healthy eating as an analogy: […]

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