|Samsung Dangles $800,000 App Carrot
Although it's unlikely that any mobile device maker will catch up with Apple's App Store in the short term, Samsung is taking another swing at it. Samsung has launched a contest to woo app developers to its cause.
|MeeGo-Based Sailfish OS Launches
Sailfish is sailing. Finland-based start-up Jolla is accepting pre-orders for its first smartphone product, which is also the first to use the Sailfish mobile operating system.
|Outgoing FCC Chair Reflects on Work
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski is going unplugged. As his stewardship of the agency ends, he's going off the grid but is offering advice to his successor.
|Texting, Driving Teens Take Risks
If your teen texts while driving, chances are he or she has other dangerous habits in motor vehicles -- including failing to buckle up and driving after drinking, a new federal analysis finds.