Facebook is targeting its ads based on cell signals

To reach consumers in emerging markets and remote locations, Facebook Inc. is getting smarter about how it's targeting its ads. Advertisers now have the ability to target their ads on Facebook, based on

Published on: August 27th, 2014 Candice So

Windows Phones outstrip BlackBerry, Gartner report finds

BlackBerry Ltd. has lost ground to Microsoft Corp., with mobile phone buyers scooping up more smartphones equipped with the Windows Phone operating system (OS) instead of phones running BlackBerry during the second quarter

Published on: August 14th, 2013 Candice So

Android OS to lead in Canada: IDC

An IDC Canada analysis of the local mobile market indicates that the Android mobile operating system will lead all other mobile operating systems. In its latest Canadian Mobile Phone Forecast, the analyst firm

Published on: April 19th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Farmers in Uganda track weather, crop prices with Android phones

Mobile-phone companies and aid agencies have talked for years about deploying feature phones, coupled with basic text information services about the weather and crop pricing, to empower poor people in undeveloped parts of

Published on: July 22nd, 2011 Nancy Gorhing