Google's Android operating system has rounded up developers and a bevy of hardware partners to swamp the smartphone industry with devices. Android's market share has surged courtesy of devices from HTC and Motorola and analysts are generally upbeat about the platform's prospects and ability to crack the top three platforms.
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Amidst this week's hoopla over iOS, Amazon announced a major update to its version of Android Fire OS, Google shared its vision for Android One, and Microsoft released a cool mobile keyboard that works on several platforms.
Apple has been bolstering iPhone profits with overpriced flash storage for years. So why change that with the iPhone 6? Apple's thinking has changed.
Google's upcoming Android L operating system will offer default data encryption, mirroring the functionality in Apple's iOS 8 and the new iPhone 6 range.
In the past low price Android phones frustrated me, but they have come a long way over the last couple years. Kyocera's new Hydro Life offers quite a bit in a rugged package.
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.
Samsung will launch its Knox security platform for free globally via Google Play for Galaxy S5 users on Thursday, ZDNet Korea's Cho Mu-hyun exclusively reports.
Tablets may be handy for mobility, but there are times when a bigger screen is a better screen.
Wearables are the talk of the town, but they have to be inexpensive and functional to get people to start using them. It looks like Misfit may have a perfect product with the Flash.
T-Mobile continues to launch initiatives designed to provide customers with the best smartphone experience in their home and office.
Microsoft has a new version of its OneNote note-taking app that will work on Android Wear watches.
Microsoft will deliver next month a single mobile keyboard that works with iOS, Android and Windows tablets and phones.
How I spent two weeks on the road and avoided $50,000 in painful roaming charges just by swapping a tiny SIM card.
The Android wars have just begun, and Google's new Android Ones will soon go head-to-head against the dominant models in the marketplace. Which means it's a great time to see what devices are the best of the budget breed in India currently, and what the new Ones will have to do to wrest customers away from them.
US consumers will be able to get their hands on the new Moto X from Tuesday.