|Fastlane in Nokia X Shows Promise
By design, Nokia's new Android smartphones will underwhelm users of high-end phones. The Nokia X line was created with emerging markets in mind, so prices are low and interfaces are simple.
|Wide Adoption for Apple's CarPlay
Expect to hear Siri's voice a lot more when you travel by car. Apple has launched its CarPlay system for the iPhone that more extensively integrates the popular smartphone into a variety of cars.
|Google-Samsung vs. Microsoft-Nokia
Microsoft and Nokia have big plans in the mobile arena in China. But Samsung and Google are not amused. So they've partnered to tell China’s Ministry of Commerce where they stand on the deal.
|Review: iOS and Android Alternatives
The "1 percent" is often used to disparage the American elites at the very top of the wealth scale. But when it comes to smartphones, the "1 percent" is the bottom of the heap, under iOS and Android.