The search giant will let phone makers decide whether or not to enable encryption-by-default, saying it will be considered for "future" versions of Android.
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A new antitrust battle is brewing for Google, this time in Russia.
A search for a good $100 tablet turned up not one but two from a major brand. One runs Windows 8.1 and the other Android.
Ahead of the Christmas break, Google has rolled out a slew of Drive updates that improve file format support, file sharing and document search.
Websites and apps should load faster from Google search for users of Chrome for Android following moves to prioritise slow-loading resources.
Microsoft continues to actively extend its Bing search capability to the Android platform, including Android Wear watches and smartphones.
At the core of the smartphone war is an epic branding fight. Who is the ultimate winner in the hearts and minds of buyers? You might be surprised.
Google's Search app on Android now better caters to the billions of bilingual people in the world.
CyanogenMod is poaching some ideas from Android L, but hold your breath for a release based on Google's new OS.
The search giant has announced that it has created a fork of OpenSSL to service its needs for Chrome, Android, and its other products.
Apple is on the receiving end of a lawsuit in the US over an iMessage bug that prevents former iOS users from receiving SMS messages on their non-iOS devices.
More of Google's voice actions from its networked Glass devices are making their way to Search for Android.
Android Wear is almost a side show---just another screen accessing Google's services---but the search giant is likely to do fairly well in wearables.
New Android malware captures all the victim's SMS and shoots them off to the attacker's email accounts.
Android, iOS and Blackberry top Dice's list of top search terms used by hiring managers at the tech job posting site.
Apparently everyone wants to replace SMS.
Users of Google's Chrome browser on the desktop will be able to search by image, while Chrome on Android gains support for a wider range of gesture controls.
An update to BlackBerry 10 is causing messaging woes for some, while customers using Secure Work Space on Android 4.3 will find their device "unusable".
Russian search company Yandex places Android and iPad first on mobile.
Indian startup PriceBaba aims to make local retailers more relevant in the Internet era by allowing shoppers to search prices in their vicinity. It shares an "overwhelming majority" of Indian Android users are still stuck on Gingerbread.
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