Please welcome your new Android conqueror.

Jan 3, 2011
Research company Nielsen says 41% of new smartphone buyers in the last six months chose Android phones. That's compared to 27% going with iPhones.
Posted In: android, apple, business, gadgets, Google, iPhone

Apple glitch makes me grumpy, disoriented

Jan 3, 2011
It was a frantic morning in the Moe household. First day back at school, first day back at work of the new year. I set my alarm as normal, on my...
Posted In: apple, crabby, gadgets, iPhone

Angry Birds maker gets behind Apple

Dec 29, 2010
The conventional wisdom lately has been that Android is poised to be the dominant mobile platform, crushing iPhone and all others with its...
Posted In: android, angry birds, apple, games, iPhone

Apple gears up to sell a ton of iPhones. Verizon in the mix?

Dec 27, 2010
Apple expects to sell 21 million iPhones in the first quarter of next year. Before they were estimating 19 million. This increased forecast comes...
Posted In: apple, business, gadgets, iPhone, manufacturing, Verizon

Paul F. Tompkins finds TripIt makes him go less crazy at airports

Dec 23, 2010
You might have seen comedian and actor Paul F. Tompkins in a lot of places. Maybe as host of VH-1's Best Week Ever or in appearances on The Daily...
Posted In: apps, celebrity app review, Entertainment, iPhone

Google TV update

Dec 15, 2010
That's the thing when you're web-based, you can keep offering updates. New Google TV update lets you add new Netflix DVDs to your queue and use...
Posted In: android, business, Entertainment, gadgets, Google, google tv, iPhone, netflix, search

Army wants to give out free smart phones to soldiers

Dec 14, 2010
Yeah, it's one of those things. You get your choice of an iPhone or an Android free and your monthly bill is paid. The catch: you have to fight in...
Posted In: android, gadgets, iPad, iPhone, Kindle

European Telcoms want Google, Facebook, Apple to pay for more infrastructure

Dec 9, 2010
Interesting thought. They say that because so much new traffic is going through thanks to the iPhone and Android popularity and the crazy stupid...
Posted In: android, apple, business, EU, European Union, Facebook, Google, iPhone, Science, world

Radio Shack offers $24 iPhone 4 kinda

Dec 6, 2010
Yes, the store that sells you weird batteries and robot toys that don't stay interesting very long has a deal for YOU. The Shack is offering...
Posted In: apple, iPhone, radioshack

Susan Orlean helps you get it on the calendar

Nov 23, 2010
Last spring, back when I was just getting ready to take over hosting the show that would become Marketplace Tech Report, I was talking to Susan O...
Posted In: app review, apps, Internet, iPad, iPhone, Susan Orlean