Mobile & Telecom

Advertising Iconic Western Brand Logos Crafted As Traditional Chinese Ceramics [Pics]

New designs bridge the gap between East and West cultures.

Design IBM Turns Cell Phones Into Sensors To Monitor Public Transit

The technology and research giant is using aggregated phone records to track and support community services.

Technology Japan Debuts Smallest, Lightest Smartphone

Willcom has created the smallest and lightest mobile in the world.

Advertising AT&T Rethinks Their Brand Message [Headlines]

The telecom company is changing their slogan from 'Rethink possible' to 'It's what you do with what we do.'

Innovation Are Phone Companies Dying Out? [Headlines]

Telecom lost $13.9 Billion to chat apps In 2011.

Technology French Mobile Provider To Offer Free Phone Plans

Telecom company will sell identity and payment services as well, in order to be able to offer low-cost cell phone coverage..

Retail Virgin Testing Shop-in-Shop Retail Model in UAE

Virgin Megastores bolsters Emirates telecom brand, du, in a new partnership.

Advertising Virgin Mobile Creates A Bike Treasure Hunt

The mobile phone company has created a new interactive, and just plain active, way to interact with their consumers.

Home Is The Blackout Crisis The Final Nail For Blackberry? PSFK Asks The PurpleList

In response to RIM's recent spat of technical difficulties, PSFK reached out to the PurpleList for their thoughts on the company's future viability.

Technology Data Retention By US Mobile Networks [Infographic]

Department of Justice document reveals how long carriers store their customers' information.

Gaming & Play Apple-Critical App is Released Then Banned On iTunes

An app which criticizes the life cycle of the smartphone caused a stir in the Apple app store.

Gaming & Play Foursquaropoly: Turn Your City Into A Monopoly Game Board

A new add-on lets you play the iconic board game with real places using the popular geo-location platform.

Technology Gay Grindr Dating App Goes Hetero

The top gay dating/hook-up site is now offering a version for the straight community as well.

Technology Third Party Apps Now Available on Skype

Skype recently opened a new directory site where users can buy and download third party apps.