At the Cutting-Edge IT & Electronics Comprehensive Exhibition (CEATEC) 2013 event in Chiba, Japan, NTT DoCoMo - Japan's biggest mobile network operator - demonstrated the company's Intelligent Glass wearable device.
The wearable technology which NTT DoCoMo showed off at the exhibition essentially marks the Japanese operator's response to Internet search giant Google's avant-garde Google Glass device.
According to a Wall Street Journal report, individual retailers in the US and Canada have revealed that the sales of BlackBerry's keyboard-equipped smartphone - the BlackBerry Q10 - have been dismal.
On Friday, Finnish handset-maker Nokia said that it has commenced the roll out of its `Amber' software update for its Windows Phone 8-based Lumia smartphones, and added that the update will reach all the Lumia devices by the end of September.
In a lawsuit filed against AT&T's prepaid AIO Wireless subsidiary in Texas on August 23, T-Mobile has accused AIO of intentionally using its trademark `magenta' color to promote the no-contract wireless communications services which AIO is launching to directly challenge T-Mobile.
Bigwig US carrier Verizon has announced that it will start offering Kyocera's first Android-based smartphone - the Hydro Elite - from August 29, 2013. The waterproof 4G LTE handset will be available at a cost of $99.99, with a two-year service agreement and a $50 mail-in rebate.
According to a new 9to5 Mac report published on Monday, Apple will likely unveil two new iPhones - the flagship iPhone 5S; and the `budget' iPhone 5C - at a September event; and the company also has plans underway to launch a new trade-in program for older iPhone models.
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