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Samsung Galaxy Note Reviews Ask Is Big Better?

AT&T begins selling the Samsung Galaxy Note on Feb. 19. Initial reviews call it everything from "unfortunate" to "one of the best phones on the market."

IDC: Apple Leapfrogs LG to Become No. 3 Mobile Phone Maker

In the fourth quarter of 2011, the mobile phone market experienced its slowest growth in more than two years, but the smartphone market continued to grow, led by Apple.

RIM Calls Up New CEO

Founders and co-CEOs Lazaridis and Balsillie have stepped aside to give Thorsten Heins the reins of Research In Motion.

At Consumer Electronics Show, Thin Is In

At CES, a new smartphone, tablet, and ultrabook are said to the thinnest of their kind.

Apple Wins a Ruling in Smartphone Patent Wars

Apple wins one, loses one in its patent case against Android smartphone maker HTC

Carrier iQ Explains Its Diagnostic Software

The company behind the controversial mobile device diagnostic software releases a 19-page explanation.

Samsung Galaxy Note Coming to AT&T in the U.S.?

The FCC has approved Samsung's tablet/smartphone hybrid with AT&T bands

AT&T Subscribers Get No Satisfaction

Consumer Reports readers rank AT&T last in customer satisfaction--while a provider you may not have heard of earns the top score.

The Dirty Dozen Smartphones: Why IT Admins Should Care

Security firm Bit9 says a majority of smartphones are running out-of-date and insecure operating systems that present a threat to critical business data. It has created a list of 12 of the most vulnerable smartphones. Guess who dominates the list?

Droid Razr Review Roundup

Reviewers weigh in: Motorola’s Razr reboot is one sharp smartphone.

iPhone 4S Battery Life Woes & What to Do About It

Owners of the iPhone 4S aren't getting the charge out of their phones they expected. A look at some common complaints about the phone's battery, along with some fixes.

BlackBerrys Get Back to Work After Outage -- Slowly

While Research in Motion says it’s fixed the kinks in its BlackBerry service, users may still have to wait a little while for their service to return to normal.

No iPhone 5 This Time, but Meet the New iPhone 4S

Get ready for more iPhone 5 rumors in the future, because what Apple introduced today is called the iPhone 4S.

AT&T Prepping First Pre-Paid Smartphone

Brighthand: LG Thrive to become carrier's first smartphone to be available on a pre-paid, no-contract basis.

HTC Thunderbolt 4G Debuts on Verizon, Will Customers 'Get' It?

Verizon's first LTE handset comes out today on the heels of several impressive 4G smartphones on other carriers -- but do consumers know what 4G is?