Today’s Stories Cisco scoops up BroadSoft for $1.9 billion to boost communications tools portfolio WeWork acquires Flatiron School Essential Phone gets a $200 price drop, existing customers ge
Andy Rubin's Essential Phone is now available to order and ships soon, ZeroCater expands to providing snacks and Fat Lama is my new favorite startup name. All this on Crunch Report!
The world record for the fastest drone is set, an artificial heart is 3D printed and luxury phone maker Vertu shuts down. All this on Crunch Report.
QVC acquires HSN for 2.1 billion, RED is working on a smartphone, SoundCloud loses its San Francisco and London offices and Microsoft is laying off thousands of people. All this on Crunch Report.
Canonical, the company behind the Ubuntu Linux distribution, long had aspirations to become a player in the mobile phone and tablet world, too. You can’t easily buy an Ubuntu-powered phone toda
Earlier this year, Amazon launched a new storefront dubbed the “Amazon Cable Store,” which focused on reselling Comcast’s internet and television service from the retailer’s s
Co-managed by Turner and the NBA, NBA League pass is the league’s product that lets users live stream every game all season long. The product costs $199.99 for every team or $119.99 for one team
Comcast’s business phone service seems to be having a huge nationwide outage. While the company acknowledged that some customers may be experiencing problems with phone service, the issue seem
Burner, the app that lets you create disposable phone numbers you can use for a variety of purposes including online ads, while traveling, for business projects, dating profiles, and more, has been, u
When I leave my home, I check that I have three things: keys, wallet, phone. How long will it be until the first two are obsolete? My wallet has only three things I actually need: credit cards, cash,
Contact Center acts like speed dial built for the way we communicate with others on smartphones today. You're given a set of customizable tiles that can be edited to show common functions, like callin
The phone-sized tablet -- aka the phablet -- was born in Asia, so it's fitting that the region is now apparently driving a trend for talking on even larger slabs of glass and plastic. Analyst IDC says
In a new patent filing published by the USPTO today (via AppleInsider), Apple describes a system for setting essentially an "Away/Available/Busy" style status for receiving phone calls on a smartphone
Adobe's mobile Photoshop strategy has so far kept more heavyweight editing capabilities to tablets with Photoshop Touch, and left the iPhone with Photoshop Express. But today the company has officiall
Video chat service <a href="http://www.tango.me/">Tango</a> is moving in a new direction, and this week, the company closed a round of $40 million in Series C funding which will help it get there. Tod
<img src="http://cdn.ablogtoread.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/TAG-Heuer-Link-Stainless-Steel-Brown-Alligator.jpg">No, it isn't a watch but it does tell the time - this is the exclusive debut of the
<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-243818" title="ns" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/ns.png" alt="" /></a>Well looky what we have here.</p> <p>The other day, <a href="http
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/sciphone-a5.png" />The latest knock-off from China is the iPhonc - a curved back mobile phone that looks good up to a point. Details are
How much would you pay for an Android phone? $99? $199? Maybe $299 with contract? How about $50,000. As you recall, the Ulysse Nardin Chairman is a freaking $50,000 phone. It’s only in beta righ
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/JD-4C1CW_2.png" /> <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/08/21/sharp-japan-links-cordless-phone-to-a-touch-panel/">Back in August 2009