For some third party apps, a partnership with Google Now will be a mobile boon. Others won't be so lucky. Time will tell.
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One of the most frustrating aspects of being a Windows Phone user is the loss of apps that were on the platform. With the promise of universal apps, Windows 10 may help.
Dell's Inspiron 13 7000 Series supports laptop and tablet modes, and shines in the screen and storage departments. We're less impressed with its build quality and battery life, though, and would appreciate an Ethernet port.
Pivotal Living has removed the cost barrier to helping improve your life through activity tracking. Matthew was impressed by the Pivotal Tracker 1 and thinks everyone should give it a try.
The encryption fete is significant, as it makes WhatsApp one of the most secure text messaging apps available.
Salesforce1 gets a major refresh on its first birthday, bolstering the CRM giant's play for the Internet-of-Things.
This new feature will bring the top news of the past week in the world of Android to your screen. This week saw KitKat getting bigger, apps for the Chromebook, and a review of the "best Android" phone.
Apple has updated its App Store review guidelines ahead of the unveiling of the iPhone 6 and release of iOS 8, telling developers of "plain creepy" or "cobbled together" apps to brace for rejection.
As the unveiling of Apple's new iPhone approaches, the nay-sayers are out in force stating that the company will somehow coerce buyers to upgrade. That ignores one pertinent fact.
Apple has released a list of the most common reasons its rejects apps, with simple form filling omissions and errors coming in at number one.
According to a new report, the entire app ecosystem is being driven by about one-third of smartphone owners, with seven percent of owners downloading nearly half of all the apps.
Over the last couple years we have seen Nokia update and release their Lumia Windows Phones so it is refreshing to see HTC jump back in and provide a high end Windows Phone, especially one as good as the M8.
Time to look back on the week on ZDNet Mobile News gathered in one place in case you missed something.
As of last October, there were approximately one million active websites and apps are using the Google Maps API.
Android has one billion active monthly users, and over the past year it has paid out $5 billion to developers. Sounds good until you realize that iOS users spend four times as much on apps.
Apple is working on a fix for one of the most annoying problems in iOS: having to constantly log into apps.
The idea of a transformer device that lets you switch between a tablet and phone sounds good, but we have yet to see great execution even though Asus keeps on trying.
Like last year, HTC released a smaller cousin of their flagship device. The new HTC One Mini 2 should be called the M8 Mini and it is great to see this device perform well in a small form factor.
Microsoft announced their new Surface Pro 3 lineup yesterday and you can now pre-order one of the five available models. My Surface Pro is my primary computer, but it is now time to upgrade.
The fallout from the administration of telecommunications provider AsiaPAC and its subsidiaries, iBOSS and One Telecom, on 5 May has prompted the industry’s peak body to launch a review of service continuity arrangements in the sector.
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