Motorola has released a firmware update for the XT720 smartphone to increase its CPU speed.
Nokia has previewed a next-generation user interface for its Symbian mobile platform, to be voted on by the Symbian Foundation ahead of the next major release.
Mobile manufacturers Sony Ericsson and Nokia have both pulled Symbian-based handsets off the UK market following complaints about software unreliability.
Nokia is working on handsets which never require mains power, relying instead on harvesting energy from radiowaves.
Samsung has become the second major handset manufacturer to dip its toes in the Android waters, with the I7500 smartphone running Google's open source OS.
T-Mobile has sold its one millionth G1, the first commercial smartphone implementing Google's Linux-based Android operating system.
Acer has confirmed that, despite product testing being ongoing, Google's Android platform isn't yet suitable for netbook devices.
Nokia is to drop 1,700 jobs as the global credit crunch makes its bite known, as a response to a massive drop in sales of 19 percent at the end of last year.
Nokia has announced a partnership with eBay-owned VoIP specialist Skype to preload its software onto selected smartphone handsets.
Google is set to introduce paid-for content to the Android Marketplace - with developers getting a 70 percent cut of the proceeds, and carries taking the remainder.
Garmin-Asus are allegedly planning an Android-based low-cost smartphone to be sold under the Eee brand, positioned alongside current WinMo and Linux devices.
Archos is planning to update its Internet Media Tablet range with a new ultra-slim device running Google's open-source Android OS.
T-Mobile has suspended pre-orders of the new G1, a.k.a. HTC Dream, handset running Google's Android platform due to "overwhelming popularity."
T-Mobile has just pulled the covers off the G1, the world's first mobile device powered by Google's Android operating system.
Compulab has stepped swankily into the DIY market with an ultra-cool smartphone which may be an excellent little side project for the modders out there.
E3 2006: Xbox Live Arcade is coming to Windows - and so is cross platform multiplayer gaming. We are very, very excited.