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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The latest snapshot release of custom Android ROM CyanogenMod brings a slew of new features, including the hidden Heads Up notifications feature and more controls to lockdown private apps.
The refreshed 7-inch and 8-inch tablet lineup features Intel's new Atom processors and starts at $159.99.
Windows Phone continues to improve with the latest 8.1 update, and offers enterprise users a personal experience with the power of Microsoft and Exchange in their hands.
Android is improving its monetization at the expense of weaker platforms, but not Apple's iOS. The two lead horses in mobile are just getting stronger.
David Gewirtz begins to take a serious, no-holds-barred look at the new Windows Phone. In this article, he outlines the criteria he'll be using to compare it to the best of Android and iOS.
Barely out of the gate, Google's Android Wear platform has seen its first bug emerge - and it's one that will frustrate developers.
Samsung is breaking out the promotions to clear out excess inventory of its smartphones. Analysts are calling for a shift in direction for the mobile unit.
Samsung makes the best Android tablets and there is nothing better than these new Tab S devices.
Google wasn't planning to bring the latest version of its OS to older Nexus hardware, so developers decided to do the job themselves.
Android L will face the same problems that have faced earlier incarnations of Android, and that is that the migration rate will be glacially slow, and that the majority of existing Android users will need to buy new devices in order to benefit.
Garmin recently rolled out updates to its low and mid-range line of fitness watches. One integrates life tracking while the other adds smartphone connectivity.
When you consider that I own four of them, you'd be justified calling me a tablet addict. Here's what I use and why they work for me.
Android users are missing out on access to Victorian government smartphone apps, according to new findings from the Victorian Privacy Commissioner, with less than two-thirds of the state's public organisations' apps catering to Google’s OS.
Google Play Services arrives for 99 percent of Android devices.