iPod Nano music player occasionally catches fire when charging, a Japanese official said this week. Japan has demanded that Apple deliver a report by Aug. 4 on the precautions the company will take with future units.
Amazon announces two new Kindle models, both offering lower prices and new features.
RIM, the maker of BlackBerry smartphones is expected to release their 'iPhone killer,' the new Blackberry 9800 model, next week.
iPhone jailbreaking was given a thumb up with new government rules announced Monday that allows unapproved iPhone apps.
Smartphones, along with netbooks, are in such high demand that chip designer ARM saw second quarter profits beat industry projections.
The white iPhone 4 is being delayed until Apple can rejigger the finicky external antenna, many bloggers are arguing. Apple, meanwhile, says the hold-up on the white iPhone 4 is simply a manufacturing hiccup.
iPhone 4 case will help with reception problems, according to Apple CEO Steve Jobs. The iPhone 4 case will be available for all buyers.
iPhone 4 users who want the white model will have to wait a bit longer. Apple says the iPhone 4 white version won't be available this month as they had said earlier.