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Study: iPhone app usage peaks on evenings and weekends

iPhone application usage reaches its zenith on nights and weekends according to new data issued by mobile analytics platform Localytics. iPhone app behaviors reach their peak at 9 p.m. ET on

Touchcreen market to double in 2010: Gartner

Sales of touchscreen devices will grow 97% this year and will account for 58% of all mobile device sales by 2013, Gartner predicts.  

News In Brief: NTT Comm, ZTE, Fujitsu, Unicom, Google

NTT Comm’ s Arcstar Global IP-VPN services will soon be available in Russia, after the firm agreed to interconnect its service with Russian long-distance carrier Transtelecom

China Unicom may introduce iPhone with WiFi

China Unicom said it is working with Apple to introduce iPhones equipped with WiFi after government regulations forced Apple and Unicom late last year to disable the capability. It appears Apple and

Sony planning iPad killer, PlayStation phone: WSJ

Sony is reportedly working on a range of new portable devices, including an answer to Apple's iPad and a PlayStation smartphone.   The company is working on a port

THE WRAP: Apple fires at Google, hits HTC

This week Apple took aim at HTC, Microsoft fired at Google and Google took another shot at China.

Apple bans Wi-Fi hotspot sniffers from App Store

Apple has banned another category of apps from the iPhone app store without notice – this time Wi-Fi hotspot detection applications.   Three Jacks Software,

Report: Sony cooking up new smartphone to challenge Apple

Sony is developing a new smartphone with Sony Ericsson that will be capable of playing PlayStation games, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. The report, citing unnamed sources familiar

Judge halts Apple-Nokia patent spat, for now

A federal judge in Delaware has put competing patent-infringement claims between Apple and Nokia on hold while the U.S. International Trade Commission tries to resolve the dispute. The order staying

AT&T chief: Industry moving toward usage-based pricing

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said he thinks the wireless industry is going to adopt usage-based pricing models for mobile data. While he did not provide specific plans for how AT&T Mobility