Think you’re paying too much in fees and taxes on your monthly bill for wireless service? You probably are. In the United States, mobile device users pay an average of 17.05 percent in combined federal, state, and local taxes and fees on their cellular service bills, according to a new report released...

Facebook today completed its acquisition of WhatsApp, a mobile chat app with over a half-billion active users that’s surpassed in popularity only by Facebook’s Messenger app....

Is the mobile app, mobile enterprise service, or mobile device that you use or sell a star in the making — but nobody seems to know about it? Here’s an exciting way to shine...

Tablet-based point-of-sale (POS) systems are here to stay, according to a recent feature in Geeknaut. Small and large businesses are now actively moving from traditional billing systems to tablet-based POS systems (see our earlier article, “How to choose an iPad POS system”). The tablet-based system...

Apple’s upcoming iPad Air 2 – likely to be unveiled next week — is thinner and features a Touch ID fingerprint sensor, according to prototype model photos leaked...

When you’re chatting with your coworkers or friends, you want your conversations easily accessible, not buried in browser windows. With that in mind, Google today announced that...

Mobile video conferencing took another step forward recently with the announcement of a new joint venture between Blue Jeans and Tely Labs that allows for small and medium businesses to have a simpler, more affordable way to collaborate through the cloud. Priced at around $1,000 per year, the Blue Jeans for...

After announcing the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus today, Apple also revealed the highly anticipated Apple Watch, which wirelessly connects to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 5 series. The Apple Watch features...

We all knew they were coming, and here they are: Apple’s new 4.7-inch iPhone 6, and the new 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus. The new larger iPhones are Apple’s resignation to the growing...

Dropbox is great if you have Internet access, but what if your Internet connection is slow or unavailable? No problem: now Dropbox Android users can store their files on an SD card, for which most Android devices allow. Besides allowing for offline access to your files, the new SD card support will make...

It’s been ages since Google last touched its Google Voice unified phone number service – remember that? — but that finally changed this week. Now you can now see or hear...

There aren’t a lot of very good calendar apps yet — at least for Android — but a new dawn has arrived.  Make that a new Sunrise, which is a nice new calendar app that’s...

Adobe today unveiled major updates to its Creative Cloud (CC) applications –including  significant updates to 13 CC desktop tools and a new family of integrated mobile apps. The Adobe CC apps are now available at no cost to Creative Cloud members. Central to the release is a new “Creative...

It’s been ages since Google last touched its Google Voice unified phone number service – remember that? — but that finally changed this week. Now you can now see or hear...

There aren’t a lot of very good calendar apps yet — at least for Android — but a new dawn has arrived.  Make that a new Sunrise, which is a nice new calendar app that’s...

Adobe today unveiled major updates to its Creative Cloud (CC) applications –including  significant updates to 13 CC desktop tools and a new family of integrated mobile apps. The Adobe CC apps are now available at no cost to Creative Cloud members. Central to the release is a new “Creative...

If you’re a Star Wars fan, you’ll want to check out the new “Star Wars: Assault Team” for Android, iOS and Windows devices, just launched by Disney and LucasArts....

If you like to message a lot from your iPhone, Android or BlackBerry device, you may want to check out the new 2.0 version of BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), just released by BlackBerry.  ...

Tablet-based point-of-sale (POS) systems are here to stay, according to a recent feature in Geeknaut. Small and large businesses are now actively moving from traditional billing systems to tablet-based POS systems (see our earlier article, “How to choose an iPad POS system”). The tablet-based system...

Mobile video conferencing took another step forward recently with the announcement of a new joint venture between Blue Jeans and Tely Labs that allows for small and medium businesses to...

Say goodbye to traditional cash registers – they are quickly becoming a thing of the past as more restaurants turn to iPad point-of-sale (POS) systems. One such restaurant chain,...

Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT) has announced that it has agreed to acquire FeedHenry, a top mobile application platform provider, for around $83 million US (63.5 million Euros) in cash. The transaction is expected to close in Q3 Fiscal Year 2015. Founded in 2010 as a spin out from the Waterford Institute of...

Would you believe that nearly two out of three of smartphone users in the U.S. might go a few months without downloading a single new mobile application? That’s just one of the surprising...

Amazon has announced Amazon Live App Testing, a free mobile developer tool that lets you distribute your Amazon Appstore app to your pre-defined set of testers before you go live....

Once upon a time, the eBook was a laughable concept. However, ebooks have gained incredible popularity over the past few decades. According to Market Wired, over 28 percent of all adults (those who are 18 years of age or older) read one or more eBooks last year. This is an astonishing percentage considering...

Would you believe that nearly two out of three of smartphone users in the U.S. might go a few months without downloading a single new mobile application? That’s just one of the surprising...

Thought notebooks were dying off in favor of tablets? Nope. Turns out that people are buying laptops again, and combined notebook and tablet sales numbers have increased worldwide. This...