Latest mobile phone articles

MWC: Firefox OS running on the ZTE Open

Mozilla takes us through the company's new Firefox OS mobile platform on ZTE's new Open device.
06 Mar 2013

Met Police’s 30,000 smartphones could end up as 'costly paperweights'

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Expert warns that most mobile devices are not suitable for filling in crime reports
06 Mar 2013

HTC settles with FTC over mobile security flaws

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Federal Trade Commission requires HTC to undergo independent security assessments for next 20 years
26 Feb 2013

PayPal bringing mobile payment service to UK this summer

PayPal Here designed with the needs of small businesses in mind
22 Feb 2013

Opera aquires mobile video optimiser Skyfire

Deal for Californian firm worth up to $155m
15 Feb 2013

Apple iOS watch with smartphone features reportedly in development

Apple is reportedly developing a wrist-based device, but it isn't the first firm to have the idea
11 Feb 2013

Ubuntu smartphones tipped to arrive in October

Linux-based OS to reach two large regions in 2013, according to Canonical founder
07 Feb 2013

Z10 has hit the ground running, says BlackBerry

Strong demand for new device despite its shortcomings
06 Feb 2013

RIM renamed, launches BlackBerry 10 OS and two smartphones in UK tomorrow

'Builds on and betters' everything before, says CEO Heins
30 Jan 2013

Cambridge council: 'We can’t offer iPhones to staff without being pilloried in the local press'

'We won't pay for the phone, we won't pay the tariff. We won't even train you,' says leader of council's BYOD scheme
25 Jan 2013

Phones 4u to launch 4G mobile service

EE-supported LIFE Mobile to launch in March
22 Jan 2013

RIM shares reach 13-month high

Rise comes after licensing comments from CEO Thorsten Heins
22 Jan 2013

CISOs: Big security vendors caught on the hop by rise in enterprise mobility

CISOs of Network Rail, Commerzbank, Field Fisher Waterhouse slate bigger vendors for slow response to BYOD
16 Jan 2013

Bendable battery appears in South Korea

Add flexible tablets, and mobile could have a pliable future
15 Jan 2013

PC still the dominant device for web and work, says Deloitte

We're in an era of 'PC plus' rather than 'Post-PC', according to analysts
15 Jan 2013

Mozilla confirms plans to release Firefox phone this year

Browser provider teaming with ZTE to produce open-source mobile
11 Jan 2013

Nokia exceeds Q4 expectations with 4.4 million Lumia sales

Finnish firm achieves unexpected underlying profitability with Lumia's most successful quarter since release
10 Jan 2013

HTC posts lowest quarterly profit since 2004

Taiwanese firm's profits drop $322m year-on-year
07 Jan 2013

Over one billion smartphones to be sold this year

2013 could see two billion smartphones in use by year's end
07 Jan 2013

HTC vows to close gap on Apple and Samsung in smartphone market race

Taiwanese firm believes unique products will help it compete against stronger marketing budgets of rivals
04 Jan 2013

Influence: Enterprise App Stores

Computing speaks to UK-based firms about their use of bespoke app stores for their business
19 Dec 2012

Apple and Foursquare discuss data share deal

iPhone producer wants access to social network's local map information.
18 Dec 2012

BlackBerry 10 SDK goes gold as images of upcoming smartphone appear on web

BlackBerry-L appears to be fully touch-screen
13 Dec 2012

Virgin to provide Leeds and Bradford with free Wi-Fi

Firm wins contract to provide free citywide Wi-Fi using small cell transmitters
30 Nov 2012