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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Phablets – they're too big to be smartphones, and too small to the tablets. With a display usually between 5-inches and 7-inches, this is the latest battleground for Android handsets makers.
A new set of screenshots claim to show a version of Android OS 4.4, known as KitKat. Or is it Key Lime Pie after all?
Android tablets have come a long way since the first, the Motorola XOOM, appeared. The right apps make them great tablets for both work and play.
True to its word earlier this month, Samsung has taken the wraps off its first curved OLED display smartphone, the Galaxy Round.
If you agree with me that little is as miserable as having your Android smartphone or tablet die of premature battery exhaustion, then you'll want to check these applications out.
Don't want to get locked into Apple's ecosystem by buying an iPad or the petite iPad mini? No problem! Here are my top Android tablets for October 2013. For those of you with limited carry space, there's a phablet for you to lust over.
For anyone who cares about style over specs and has cash to burn, the Hermes of smartphone makers, Vertu, has launched its second sapphire-screen device.
Samsung's Note 10.1 offered an inking experience over the Apple iPad and the 2014 Edition improves upon that S Pen experience. This new model has a more premium feel with a fabulous high resolution display.
With the highest specs on an Android phone, one of the largest displays with S Pen support, and enhanced Samsung software we see Samsung continue to improve on a fantastic device with the size staying about the same.
We don't yet know if there is a smartwatch market, but Samsung's Galaxy Gear leads the pack with a functional and beautiful piece of jewelry. The Galaxy Gear likely has limited appeal, but contains lots of potential.
Time once again to take a tour of a handful of the best Android smartphones currently available on the market (October 2013). There are a few new handsets, including one for all you pure Android fans. There's also a phablet to keep an eye on!
I added to my HTC One collection yesterday with the blue color device for Verizon. Enjoy these images of this gorgeous phone available exclusively through Best Buy.
Windows 8 tablets are getting better and better, but the competition still holds the lead in some key areas.
LG's new G2 is rolling out for all major US carriers, bringing a large display, fast quad-core processor, big battery, and powerful camera with a unique button arrangement.
While Amazon, Apple, and Microsoft are still keeping their new tablets under wraps, many other manufacturers chose the Berlin convention to show off their latest Android and Windows 8 slates. Here are a number of notable ones.