Mobile devices en T-Mobile Users Can Now Use Their Phone Numbers on Other Devices <div class="field-byline"> Scott Moritz | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">T-Mobile US Inc. is now letting customers link their phone numbers to any other internet-connected device -- tablets, laptops, or work-assigned phones -- through a new app called Digits.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile devices Thu, 25 May 2017 19:03:00 +0000 84881 at Bloomberg Facebook's Strategy for Augmented Reality Starts With Phones <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Frier | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg laid out his strategy for augmented reality, saying the social network will use smartphone cameras to overlay virtual items on the real world rather than waiting for AR glasses to be technically possible.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile devices Mon, 01 May 2017 17:07:00 +0000 84261 at Getty Images Samsung Seeks to Lure Back Buyers With Sleek S8 Smartphone <div class="field-byline"> Mark Gurman and Sam Kim | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Samsung Electronics Co. knows it needs to get its new flagship smartphone right. Apart from making sure the gadget won't cause bodily harm, the company packed it with a plethora of new features.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> galaxy Mobile phone samsung Mobile devices Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:43:00 +0000 83621 at Bloomberg Alphabet's Nest Said to Work on Cheaper Thermostat <div class="field-byline"> Mark Gurman | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alphabet Inc.'s Nest, seeking a bigger share of the connected home market, is developing a cheaper version of its flagship thermostat and new home security products, according to a person familiar with the matter.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile devices Wed, 08 Mar 2017 17:59:00 +0000 83101 at Bloomberg Mousemaker Logitech Gets Ready to Roar at Tech Industry Giants <div class="field-byline"> Aaron Ricadela | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Logitech's goal: tying together TVs, appliances and voice-controlled devices -- an area many of the globe’s biggest tech companies are trying to crack.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile devices Mon, 06 Mar 2017 21:40:00 +0000 83041 at Bloomberg The Classic Nokia 3310 Is Back <div class="field-byline"> Giles Turner | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body"> Finnish company HMD Global Oy unveiled a range of new phones, including a redesign of the classic Nokia 3310, in a bid to win back mobile consumers.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> mobile phones smartphones Mobile devices Wed, 01 Mar 2017 20:52:00 +0000 82951 at Bloomberg Shop Like Michael Jackson With This App <div class="field-byline"> Pavel Alpeyev | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Primo's app lets users skip the checkout line by using their smartphones. A scan of a QR code instantly completes a purchase. The eight-person startup is betting that businesses will sign up for the service.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile devices Mon, 06 Feb 2017 18:51:00 +0000 82551 at Bloomberg Fitbit Buys Software Assets From Smartwatch Startup Pebble <div class="field-byline"> Mark Gurman and Olivia Zaleski | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fitbit Inc., the fitness band maker, has acquired software assets from struggling smartwatch startup Pebble Technology Corp., a move that will help it better compete with Apple Inc..</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Apple Apple Apple Watch FitBit pebble smartwatch Mobile devices Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:55:00 +0000 80741 at Nokia’s Path to Smartphone Glory Relies on Dumb Phones and Love <div class="field-byline"> Niclas Rolander | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Nokia smartphones will make a comeback next year, and the current owners of the Finnish brand are betting that the connection it built with billions of consumers during a decade of dominance hasn’t been broken.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Nokia Mobile devices Fri, 02 Dec 2016 01:01:00 +0000 80581 at Bloomberg Shopping for a Geek? A Practical, Non-Hipster Tech Gift Guide <div class="field-byline"> Ian King | Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you're looking for a collection of trendy gizmos that go well with a pair of Chuck Taylors and a plaid shirt, this isn't it. Our tech gift guide emphasizes practicality, price and specs over style. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile devices Tue, 22 Nov 2016 19:38:00 +0000 80451 at