In a sign that gaming will play a central role in Apple's iPhone 5 plans, Cupertino has reportedly given mobile game developers prototype iPhone units loaded with the speedy A5 processor.
Verizon reports that it added 2.2 million iPhone 4 devices to its network in the first quarter of 2011, and revealed that Apple's iPhone 5 will support both CDMA and GSM connections.
In Hong Kong, the world's first 3D erotic film, "Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy" has earned the highest grossing opening day of any film, even beating out Hollywood heavyweight "Avatar."
Nokia and Microsoft have officially joined forces with the signing of a "definitive" agreement to develop Windows Phone-based handsets and an expanded mobile "ecosystem."
Amazon has jumped on the e-book lending bandwagon with a soon-to-launch service that will allow Kindle users to borrow books from 11,000 libraries in the US.
An improvement and increased availability of satellite imagery has helped unearth more than 650 new islands in a recent study by Duke University.
A new report from Reuters adds more weight to the rumor that Apple will begin shipping the iPhone 5 in September.
A $100 million investment by Google in the Shepherds Flat Wind Farm — which is on course to become the world's largest such energy producing plant — brings the search giant's clean energy investment total to $350 million.