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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There are plenty of new smartphones hitting the street in the next couple of months, but I'll be looking at the latest Android offerings thanks to the experiences that manufacturers offer.
I think Microsoft has a real shot of being a top-tier Android hardware company. Yes, I'm quite serious.
The coming together of car dashboards and smartphone apps is nearing, but it is not going to be as intimate as many hope.
Google will have an Android software developer kit for Android within two weeks. Can the mobile OS really simplify enough for the wearable market?
Many products were announced the last couple of months and are starting to ship to us for review. Kevin and I talked about a few of these as well as whether or not the Nokia Android move is the right one.
The 8-inch model, which runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, is quietly launched on the company's website.
Pebble rolled out the iOS version of Pebble 2.0 last month and has been working hard to get the Android version out. You can now download and install the new Pebble app on your Android device and enjoy the new apps and functions.
Nokia could have gone with Android a couple of years ago and had the leading Android camera phone line and maybe even leading smartphone brand today, but rolling out a Kindlefied version on low end hardware isn't a recipe for success.
Looking forward for 2014, the mobile OS space might be even more difficult to predict this year.
Compelling though the Galaxy NotePRO 12.2 is, the asking price will buy you a well-appointed notebook that offers more capability for the average mobile professional.
Maybe. Perhaps. If it actually knew when CarPlay was arriving.
Both local and international mobile phone makers, have expressed their concerns to Chinese regulators, warning the deal may result in higher patent licensing fees.
However, it will take more than just this phone to revive the iconic phone maker.
There are lots of reasons why your car’s infotainment systems don’t work like a smartphone. But that is finally about to change.
Opera has released a stable version of its Android browser that supports web-based video chats and peer to peer communications.