News in the iOS world this week covered the first update for Apple Watch OS, a judge opens iPhone design to the world, and the watch will soon hit retail stores for purchase.
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It's not a release candidate, but the latest Windows 10 preview has plenty of interesting new features and apps to explore. Here are some first impressions on what's improved and what's still missing in action.
Look for Apple to debut Home, an iOS app to gather up and configure HomeKit products on your iPhone or iPad. But will it be the app to control them too?
Relatively low Windows Phone market share is the main reason: There's not enough there to justify the effort. But what about for one billion Windows 10 devices?
Microsoft is continuing to roll out monthly updates for its Intune device-management service. Here's what's in the batch for May.
Easily picking up an app where you left off between phones, tablets and other devices is what Flow delivers. It's not quite as seamless as similar features in iOS 8 though.
The Apple Watch Sport edition has been strapped on my wrist for a month and for the most part it has exceeded all of my expectations. It's even better now that I realized I was wearing it wrong.
Swedish telecoms giant Ericsson is out of the handset business, but it still wants royalties from those using its mobile patents.
If you are sick of confrontation or like to hide behind anonymous comments then Trueey might be the app you are looking for. But is anything truly anonymous these days?
NetSuite also outlined customer wins including Pebble, the smart watch maker.
An upcoming Google I/O developer session promises "Your app, now available hands-free" thanks to Voice Access; a new way to control Android apps through speech.
An iOS app that lets you share unlimited full length songs with your followers for free? So where is the catch and how does the revenue model work for the business?
With the new free Roambi Analytics account and Blink add-on, anyone can open CSV files on their iOS device and explore the data using a sophisticated in-memory analytics engine.
Dropbox also slipped in that it will be adding the ability for creating new Microsoft Office docs straight from its iOS app in the next few weeks.
Instead of using Java for Android apps in the future, Sky could be the framework. The experimental language is based on Google Dart and aims for 120 fps animations.
Free Android apps often hit external sites for advertising data. But one app touching 2,000 different sites? That's not ideal, note researchers with an app of their own to raise awareness.
In iOS news this week big numbers dominated with Apple's latest quarterly results, Microsoft Office has a big number of downloads on iOS and Android, and lots of apps available for Apple Watch at launch.
iOS 8 has breached the 80 percent mark as Apple continues to push out record numbers of new handsets running its latest OS.
Microsoft is enabling Android and iOS apps to come to Windows 10 phones. Here's how this will work.
The marketplace will offer features such as bulk pricing, free two-day shipping on orders worth more than $49, and access to products not available to typical retail consumers.
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