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Why 2014 could be the year mobile payments explode on the iPhone

Mobile-payment apps for iOS are growing quickly, positioning Apple for a dominant position in the burgeoning field.

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Reverse phone look-up app Truecaller adds Yelp data to get Americans on board

Truecaller is a popular mobile directory overseas, but is adding more social features to appeal to grow its presence Stateside.


RIM takes another hit: Nokia seeks to block sale of some products

Nokia has asked a California court to enforce an arbitration award that would prevent Research In Motion from selling products with wireless LAN capabilities until the companies can agree on patent royalty rates.


Five Apple turkeys in 2012

While chomping on turkey, stuffing and gravy, Apple shareholders can give thanks that the company's stock price is rebounding from an odd slide. But this doesn't mean Apple hasn't had its own share of turkeys.


NTSB drops BlackBerry in favor of iPhone

The National Transportation Safety Board is the latest U.S. agency to make the move


More on the iPad and AT&T's Mobile Share plans

Looking to add your AT&T iPad to a Mobile Share data plan? It's (still) not as easy as it should be.

AT&T's LTE service expands to 103 cities, ahead of schedule

AT&T said it is ahead of schedule for 4G LTE network deployments and has now reached 103 cities in the U.S.



Samsung, Apple expand patent lawsuits; iPhone 5 added

A California court has allowed Samsung Electronics to include Apple's iPhone 5 among the products alleged to have infringed its patents, while also letting Apple amend its infringement contentions to include the Jelly Bean operating system and newer Samsung products such as the Galaxy Note 10.1 and the U.S. version of the Galaxy S III.


Samsung won't follow HTC's lead, settle Apple patent dispute

Samsung Electronics said Wednesday it has no plan to settle its ongoing patent disputes with Apple

AT&T to expand FaceTime over cellular access to tiered LTE customers

AT&T announced on Thursday that it plans to expand access to iOS 6's FaceTime over cellular feature to its tiered LTE customers.

Apple releases iOS 6.0.1 with bug fixes, improvements

Apple on Thursday released the iOS 6.0.1, the first update to the latest version of its mobile operating system. The release patches a handful of bugs and makes a few other improvements.

Survey: App users put premium on performance, not pretty

In a survey by mobile app tools maker Apigee, nearly half of mobile users will delete an app immediately if they don't think it's performing as advertised.


What Apple's executive reshuffle means for the products you use

Senior editor Dan Moren detects a consistent throughline in Apple's recent reorganization: a trend towards better integration.