The rollout appears staged with only some users able to access the new travel features.
The rollout appears staged with only some users able to access the new travel features.
The cloud is maturing and IBM and Microsoft both see improving operating margins on deck. What hasn't changed is that the field is still chasing AWS.
Samsung's getting ready to reveal the new Galaxy Note 7 while Matt prefers the S7 Edge as a daily driver and Kevin's S7 is starting to lag. These experiences and more are discussed in MoTR 376.
Besides beating humans at games, Google's DeepMind artificial intelligence is also helping reduce the energy used by its enormous datacenters.
Android Nougat will begin strictly enforcing verified boot on Android devices, a move that will make it harder for malware to hide on smartphones and tablets. But it could also cause devices with corrupted data or modified bootloaders to fail to boot up.
Android fragmentation bites again as Salesforce announces that it will end support for the Salesforce1 app on all Android devices except Samsung and Nexus hardware.
Compiled from ZDNet's Google Voice article series, Mastering Google Voice: A primer for home users and small businesses owners, gives you just about everything you need to know to get the most out of Google...
Microsoft is updating its TCP/IP network stack to take advantage of Google's latest Internet network transport improvements.
Google has rolled out the fifth and final developer preview of Android 7.0 ahead of the summer public release.
Samsung Pay is more widely supported at merchants across the US than any other pay system and now US smartwatch owners can make payments from their wrist.
Microsoft as 'humanity's best chance at a level playing field'? Windows as the preferred platform for creatives? Some at the company believe it's possible.
After looking to replicate iMessage for a number of years, Google has changed its mind and damned those using its Hangout app for SMS.
Google was gunning after VR headset makers, but is focusing on mobile VR instead.
One of the essential skills of the 21st century is mastering how to carry out effective Google searches. Take some time out from your day to learn a few tips and tricks that will make your more effective.
Imagine Google Earth injected with AI capabilities, scanning geographical regions for specific visual features and patterns.
IDC said IaaS revenue will triple as enterprises adopt public cloud computing as a viable option to on-premises hardware.
No matter whether you want iOS, Android, Windows, or Linux - yes, a Linux-powered tablet - this list of the best tablets for 2016 has you covered! There are also budget-conscious options if you suffer from price-tag shock.
No matter whether you want iOS, Android, Windows, or Linux - yes, a Linux-powered tablet - this list of the best tablets for 2016 has you covered! There are also budget-conscious options for those who suffer from price-tag shock.
Google made the new Android Wear 2.0 update available for developers last week after I/O 2016. We installed it on our Huawei Watch and took it for a spin.
If you are a Google Chrome user and you're not making use of extensions, then you are really missing out. Here are a selection of extensions aimed specifically at boosting your productivity and privacy.
All Android devices are different, but they all come with some basic security and privacy features. Here are the important tweaks to get started.
Buying a smartphone is only half the battle. With the right accessories, your Android or iPhone handset can realize its full potential. Consider these options.
My new Electic color Nextbit Robin I backed on Kickstarter arrived yesterday and so far I'm enjoying the experience. Enjoy product photos of this unique color scheme as I continue testing out this new Android smartphone.
A review of the most useful Android apps to help you in your daily lives and on the road.
Google surprised everyone yesterday with the release of an early developer preview of Android N. Developers and others willing to take some risks can download and test out Android N on a compatible device.
I spent a couple of weeks with my first Xiaomi smartphone and cannot believe you can buy such high quality hardware for just over $200, $500 less than a comparable 5.5 inch Apple iPhone 6s Plus.
LG's G4 is almost a year old, but gets a new lease on life with the Android Marshmallow update rolling out to existing devices.
A look back at the hot topics, major deals, and the technological breakthroughs of the year -- from security to product launches, and the year's successes and catastrophes.
Buying on a budget? These gadgets are the very best on the market for their price.
Smartphones serve as the music hub for millions of people and if you commute, work, and play with music then you may be pleased that you have another choice on Android.
I've been a tablet user since the early Tablet PC days, and I buy a lot of them to use for work. I currently have four good ones, any of which can step in and do everything I need.
Built-in search, artificial intelligence, machine learning and a knowledge graph connecting billions of entities is how Google plans to ultimately compete and win in many markets where it isn't first today.
This isn't as crazy as it sounds.
The products, the leaders, the rivals, the roadmaps: ZDNet's 'Hot Topics' webcast delivers valuable insights into the challenges and opportunities facing these three technology giants. Join host Jonas Tichenor, ZDNet Editor Andrew Nusca, as well as CNET's Dan Farber and Josh Lowensohn for an in-depth look at who may be standing out among the big three.
At a Google press event in Los Angeles, the company officially launches its music service and store. Now open to all, the service enables users to upload their music libraries to Google's servers, making those tunes available to stream on Android-based devices. Users can also now purchase songs from three major music labels.
At CBS Interactive's San Francisco headquarters, Steven Levy, author of "In the Plex," discusses the notion that Google runs with a degree of chaos. But he says there's also a coherence at the company, which, at its core, he believes is a combination of things, including a technology company, an artificial intelligence company, and an Internet company.
At a Churchill Club event in Mountain View, Calif., Google CEO Eric Schmidt talks with "Avatar" and "Titanic" film director James Cameron about the future of 3D imaging and when it will be widely adopted in homes. Cameron says the big breakthrough for 3D will be "autoscopic" displays in which users can watch 3D programming without 3D glasses.
At Google I/O in San Francisco, Google execs Vic Gundotra and Sundar Pichai push HTML5 technologies to conference attendees. The execs believe switching development efforts from desktop-based applications to Web-based applications is key to continuing growth in the medium.
At Google I/O in San Francisco, Google's Vic Gundotra unveils a new royalty-free video format called WebM. Google has partnered with software developers Mozilla and Opera to support the encoding technology in their browsers. The format is based on the VP8 technology that Google acquired from On2 Technologies in February.
At the AlwaysOn Summit at Stanford University, panelists discuss benefits that huge companies like Google and Facebook could get from embracing open source, such as third-party developers integrating their products into new application versions and easier connectivity with emerging technologies. Panelists include Ron Yekutiel, CEO of Kaltura; Kim Polese, CEO of SpikeSource; and moderator Matt Asay, vice president of business development at Alfresco and a member of the CNET Blog Network.
All the Web content in the world is useless, if you can't find what you're looking for, right? ZDNet correspondent Sumi Das talks to senior editor Sam Diaz about new search services and features that aren't necessarily going toe to toe with Google, but may prove to be disrupters for the search giant.
The cameras are better than anything we've seen on HTC devices before, and nothing else matches the fit and finish of the HTC 10.
Looking for a smartphone under $400? This 32GB Nexus 5X competitor is worth a look.
Buy it if you want a well-built Chromebook for all-day use, but spend the extra money for at least 4GB of memory, if not a faster processor.
HTC made some unusual moves with the HTC One A9, but the mid-level processor and small capacity battery turned out to be non-issues. However, the $500 price may just be too high when compared to other Android smartphones available today.
The Nexus 6P is an awesome device and earns a near perfect 10. It has great specifications, provides you with the latest version of Android and the promise of first updates in the future, and is priced less than other flagship phones.
If you are looking for an excellent mid-range device that you can count on for future Android updates, then the Google Nexus 5X is definitely one of the best. The 32GB internal storage may be an issue for power users, but then again power users should pick up the bigger Nexus 6P.
If you're comfortable working in Google's cloud, the Chromebook Flip is a nicely designed and attractively priced 2-in-1 hybrid that delivers impressive battery life.
Can a phone priced around $200 rival other handsets that cost four to five times more? Surprisingly, yes if that phone is the 2015 Moto G.
The Android phone won't win any awards for performance, but the addition of LTE will make this entry-level smartphone a strong contender for bring-your-own-device users.
The Nexus 9 is the first tablet to run Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and offers excellent performance plus impressive sound quality. There are drawbacks, though, including some build quality issues, a tendency to run warm and a premium price.