More articles by Larry Barrett

26% of iPhone Users Will Switch to Verizon, iPhone Pre-Orders Set Record

uSamp survey finds that iPhone fanatics are more than willing to switch wireless carriers as Verizon Wireless announces record-breaking pre-order volume.

RIM Flips Switch on App World 2.1

Revamped mobile app store now includes support for in-app payments, an improvement that will be particularly appreciated by gaming app developers.

Google Gives Developers First Crack at Honeycomb

Google this week served up a preview of its Android 3.0 mobile operating system SDK that's designed to optimize tablet performance.

Samsung Unveils 4 New Galaxy Android Smartphones

The Ace, Fit, Gio and Mini are the latest editions to Samsung's growing Galaxy line but they'll initially only be available in Russia and Europe.

Mobile App Developers Scramble to Cash In On Tablet Revolution

Developers are still writing tons of mobile apps for Apple's iPhone, but the surge in new tablets on multiple platforms is forcing them to multitask at a frenetic pace.

Zynga Acquires Mobile Games Developer Area/Code

Social gaming developer Zynga bolsters its library with acquisition of mobile games creator Area/Code for iOS and Android.

Samsung, T-Mobile Roll Out Galaxy S 4G

Powered by the Android 2.2 mobile operating system, the Galaxy S 4G will be the fastest smartphone operating on T-Mobile's 4G network.

Palm, Nokia Smartphone Users Most Likely to Switch: Survey

A new survey by Finnish mobile analytics firm Zokem shows strong loyalty among iPhone, Android and BlackBerry customers while others are eager to bolt.

iPad Dominates As Tablet Market Explodes: IDC

Total shipments of tablet PCs worldwide surged up 45 percent in the third quarter to more than 4.8 million units and Apple's iPad accounted for 90 percent of all sales.

RIM's BlackBerry Storm 3 Brewing For Fall Debut

Research In Motion thinks its BlackBerry Storm 3 model will help re-establish it among the top-tier smartphone vendors.

Big Changes Unveiled In Apple iOS 4.3 Beta

Apple released the first iOS 4.3 beta to developers this week and it comes with a bevy of new features including enhanced multitouch gestures and GSM hotspot support.

Mobile Users More Susceptible to Phishing Scams

Mobile users are three-fold more likely to divulge their login and password information to phishers, according to security software vendor Trusteer.

Android Market Gains on Apple's App Store

In the battle of mobile application sites, Apple's App Store still reigns supreme but Google's Android Market is growing faster. Plus, a surprise demographic about BlackBerry apps.

CES 2011: Samsung Talks Up 'Digital Humanism'

The consumer electronics giant wants to simplify and diversify the way consumer access and share content on multiple screens.

CES 2011: Dell Rolls Out Streak 7, Venue Smartphone

Dell's betting that its latest Android-powered mobile devices will be particularly attractive to younger, social media-addicted consumers.