Daniel IonescuPCWorld

Daniel has been writing about smartphones, tablets and apps since 2008, and he enjoys pitting gadgets against each other.

Study: Google Nexus One's first week of sales were weak

Big hype didn't equal big sales for Google's Nexus One, according to market research firm Flurry.

Nexus One loses to iPhone in touchscreen accuracy tests

The Google Nexus One, Motorola Droid, and the iPhone have been put to the test to find out which smartphone has a better touchscreen.

Motorola Backflip: AT&T's first Android phone?

An unusual-looking Google Android phone could be headed to AT&T, according to a blogger.

Will Lala power Web-based iTunes?

According to several report, Apple bought cloud-music service Lala with a plan: to integrate it into an upcoming Web-based version of iTunes.

Reviewers: The Nook needs some work

Initial reviews of Barnes & Noble's e-book reader are in, and a PC World round-up finds that they're lukewarm at best.

The iPhone on T-Mobile: Why not?

When AT&T's exclusive hold on the iPhone ends, maybe it will be T-Mobile and not Verizon that Apple turns to as a second U.S. carrier.

Barnes & Noble delays Nook e-reader by one week

Book retailer Barnes & Noble says it will delay the retail arrival of its Nook e-reader by one week due to high demand issues.

Reports: Google to launch music service and phone

Will Google gunning to become the next Apple? Google is reportedly set to unveil its own music service and is also working with a smartphone manufacturer on an...

CNN's new iPhone app puts rivals to shame

On Tuesday morning, CNN introduced a $2 iPhone app featuring live newscasts, video-on-demand, and a familiar iPhone interface.

Palm Pre firmware update fixes many flaws

While playing the cat and mouse game with Apple and iTunes syncing, Palm has prepared a bunch of improvements for its Pre firmware that will be soon implemented as WebOS 1.2.1.

Netflix unveils $1 million prize winners

Movie rental company Netflix confirmed the lucky winners of a $1 million prize, sought for more than three years in a contest to improve the site's movie recommendation and ratings engine.

Apple investigates iPhone 3.1 OS battery problems

Apple is investigating reports of poor battery life problems from iPhone 3GS users after the iPhone 3.1 software upgrade.

New jailbreaking tool available for some iPhone users

Pwnage Tool 3.1 lets you install custom firmware packages to jailbreak your Apple device -- unless you're using an iPhone 3GS or second-generation iPod touch.

Zune HD: No iPod killer

Does Microsoft really think it can outdo Apple and its fleet of iPods with the Zune HD? Get serious, PC World's Daniel Ionescu says.

Report: T-Mobile may buy Sprint to create market giant

The U.K.'s Telegraph reports that T-Mobile may buy Sprint to bolster its presence in the U.S. cellular market.