As we look at how software will be evolving, traditional PC applications and mobile apps have some substantial differences, key among them the depth and flexibility traditional applications offer that are often an anathema to mobile users.
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Mozilla has ramped up its geolocation service in the latest version of its Firefox browser, released on January 13, with version 35.0 able to share mobile device Wi-Fi and cellular signals for improved geolocation functionality.
The PC market looks better as the tech suppliers who thrived on torrid mobile device growth start to get squeezed.
The collaboration, first in what the companies hope will be a series of offerings, highlights how BlackBerry is going after regulated verticals such as healthcare.
Browser maker goes mobile in Africa with buyout of a South African ad company.
In response to an evolving market, Intel plans to combine the resources of its PC division with its struggling chip group.
Maybe BlackBerry was never broken to begin with? That's the sentiment flying from the page of the latest memo from the beleaguered mobile company's CEO.
Salesforce's co-founder also clarified that the CRM giant's mobile strategy is focused on iOS, Android, and Windows Phone -- but not Blackberry.
It's taken longer than expected, but Intel has finally officially released the first CPUs using its Broadwell architecture. The new processors enable the holy grail of mobile computing: full PC power in a completely fanless package.
At Hot Chips, Nvidia revealed some of Denver's surprises and showed the first performance test results for this souped-up version of the Tegra K1 processor designed for smartphones, tablets and Chromebooks.
It's the first of the month, which means it's time for another look at the state of the PC and mobile markets, using the latest data from two large web analytics firms.
Miracast is a signature feature of Windows 8.1 and newer Android versions. In theory, it allows you to project a presentation or HD video wirelessly from your mobile device to a large screen. How well does it work in the real world?
Gartner says that mobile device sales are not only on the rise, but the traditional PC market is also recovering from a drop in 2013.
The latest findings by the Australian Communications and Media Authority showed the uptake in mobile commerce is due to the increasing usage of smartphones, the use of internet over mobile phones, and the availability of 3G networks.
Shipments of tablet PCs and mobile PCs are down, but it is nothing compared to the bloodbath suffered by notebooks.
The one thing keeping BlackBerry in business is its enterprise base. They need to be managed by its mobile device management software. The move is surprising to say the least.
Korean company moves focus to mobile in wake of declining PC market.
Facebook Messenger, Yahoo Messenger and Blackberry Messenger are among the top battery-draining mobile apps on the market, according to a new report by Alcatel-Lucent.
The line between tablet and PC used to be well defined. Increasingly, though, that distinction is being blurred as tablets become capable of more powerful business tasks and as PCs become more mobile. And then there's the fastest-growing category of all.
The Chrome browser is available on most every mobile platform. That makes it the obvious choice for multi-platform online work.
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