HTC Vive headset

I arrive at Gamescom in Cologne trying desperately to keep an open mind about computer games and the people who play them. I encounter my first cha(...)

Vodafone Smart Ultra 6: punches above its weight

With smartphones, it used to be that you got what you paid for. If you wanted a high-powered phone that would do everything bar make you a cup of tea (...)

Visitors use mobiles to photograph a banner advert for the new Samsung Galaxy smart phone at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg is expected to detail more of his company’s plans to bring underserved parts of the world online(...)

Producer and musician Dr Dre with his Beats by Dr Dre headphones. Photograph: Elsa/Getty Images

Audio equipment maker Monster has sued Beats Electronics, owned by Apple, over alleged “fraud and deceit” in the way Beats acquired control of the rig(...)

Review: HTC Re

Action cameras: everyone is doing them these days. HTC’s latest device is a small point-and-shoot camera that is designed to get you out of the hab(...)

The strategy of Apple chief executive officer Tim Cook has been to introduce bigger iPhones, give more money back to stockholders and introduce new devices. Given the stock’s 25% rise this year, it seems to be working with investors. (Photograph: Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)

Apple’s stock closed at an all-time high yesterday, surpassing a 2012 record as investors look ahead to new products such as bigger-screen iPhones and(...)

Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple, waves after delivering a keynote address during the Apple World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco, California, earlier this month. Apple unveiled new features for the software powering the iPhone and iPad at the event. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Apple suppliers in China are expected to begin mass production of its largest iPhones ever next month, as the smartphone maker faces increased competi(...)

Jeff Bezos, chief executive officer of Amazon.com, will introduce the company’s smartphone later today. Photographer: Patrick Fallon/Bloomberg

Watch out Apple and Samsung: Amazon looks set for another attack on the mobile market. The retailer’s newest mobile device, a smartphone that may s(...)

Founded by rapper Dr Dre and legendary music producer Jimmy Iovine, Beats Electronics is best known for its “Beats by Dr Dre” line of trendy headphones

Apple is close to paying a record $3.2 billion for Beats Electronics, two people with knowledge of the matter said, an expensive foray into music stre(...)

 Huawei’s new smartphone, the Ascend P7, launched by China’s Huawei Technologies during a presentation in Paris yesterday. Photograph: Philippe Wojazer/Reuters

in ParisChinese tech firm Huawei has entered a new competitor in the hotly-contested smartphone market with its new Ascend P7 smartphone. Promising “e(...)