Anthropologist Mizuko Ito studies Japan’s mobile-phone culture and warns against extrapolating from Japan’s tech development.
If a patent infringement suit isn’t settled soon, several million devoted BlackBerry users might suffer withdrawal.
While many startups still operate in “stealth” mode, a growing number instead bring out public “beta” versions of their software.
The ten-year-old search giant gets serious about Internet-based research.
Google, Microsoft, and Yahoo are racing to transform online maps into full-blown browsers, organizing information – and, of course, ads – according to geography. The likely winner? You.