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Google's latest version of its mobile OS is an improvement, but it's still a resource hog, laggy and highly unstable.
After largely avoiding Windows 8, I really got to like Windows 8.1. When Windows 10 comes along I'll feel a lot better about it and so, I suspect, will everyone else.
Devices are the most wanted gift, says Experian.
Google has launched its Android One program in Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka, bringing its stock version of Android to an extra 200 million potential customers.
CEO and founder of Cyanogen, a company that specializes in modding Android, strikes out at one of the largest and most popular Android hardware makers.
Microsoft's consumer focus for its mobile platforms has come at the expense of business features. See how Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 will give business users more of the functionality they need...
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With no solid business productivity apps, as well as continually perpetuating the 'toxic hellstew', Google's mobile OS is still missing from my personal tech stable two years after I abandoned it. But there's some hope for it yet.
Is there a mobile privacy crisis? Symantec thinks so and has added features to Norton Mobile Security to save you from it.
Microsoft will share more about the Windows 10 'consumer experience' at an event on January 21 in Redmond.
There is no technical reason why Chrome for Android shouldn't be able to run extensions, and yet it doesn't. Why? It's time that Chrome for Android had the same capabilities as desktop Chrome.
Samsung last week began rolling out the newest version of Android for its flagship phone in South Korea.
The bug-fix release of Android 5 is out, and all finally seems well with this eagerly anticipated release.
The ubiquitous CAPTCHA service now relies more on behavioral factors below the surface of the site. Normally, users shouldn't have to parse fuzzy text anymore.
Online shoppers are spending US$1,861 a year on their purchases with the bulk of their expenditure going toward travel bookings, according to figures released by PayPal.
A long-standing partnership between Google and Mozilla Corporation, makers of the Firefox browser, ends this month. Today, Mozilla announced it has signed a new five-year deal with Yahoo.
The encryption fete is significant, as it makes WhatsApp one of the most secure text messaging apps available.
With version 5.0, Android makes the work of enterprise admins much easier. Security is stronger and more standardized. Android fragmentation is crumbling.
Apps running in mobile operating systems must get permission from the user for all sorts of things. This can be confusing. Do some do it better than others?
Since its release, I've put iOS 8 to the test on a range of hardware, from the aging iPhone 4s to a brand new iPhone 6 Plus, and I've gotten to know the operating system really well, and this has allowed me to draw up a pretty good picture of what's right and wrong with this new release.
The new Apple software and new hardware for it have many features that could present problems for enterprises if IT doesn't prepare.
Amazon's Fire Phone has the design quality you might expect from Apple's iPhone, or Samsung's Galaxy S5. It's a strong contender in the Android space, even if it misses a few enterprise targets.
There is a world of operating systems beyond Android and iOS. Will any of them lock down third place? Can any of them give Google or Apple a run for the top spots?
Which are some of the best apps to help you organize your life and sync your files across Google services?
There's a huge range of productivity apps in the market, but which ones are deemed the best?
Check out these useful apps available on the Windows Phone Store to make your work life a little bit easier when you are out of the office.
Apple's iPad is an impressive piece of technology. Here's what you need to know to get the most out of it as a business tool.
Given the choice, it would seem many BlackBerry users are keen to move to a different platform. If you're wondering whether to switch from BB10 to a rival platform, here are some issues for you to think about before you make your final decision.
After bouncing my Lumia 800 phone once too often and badly cracking the screen, I decided it was time for a new phone. I decided to try the Nokia Lumia 1520 phablet.
Here are tips, tricks, mods and gadgets to make your smartphone's camera more interesting.
Valentine's Day is here again, and love is in the air. Couples flirting, courting, forming relationships. Sometimes those relationships result in marriage. Marriages occur in the tech world, too. Corporate mergers can result in the two parts being stronger than the whole, or they can end in utter disaster.
We have a look at some hot products which did not live up to the hype after launching at CES. Some were simply far ahead of their time.
At CES 2010 in Las Vegas, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer takes the stage and highlights some of the key devices and technologies the company will be launching in the coming year. He demos a new slate PC from HP running Windows 7 as well as some new Windows Mobile phones. Robbie Bach, the company's president of Entertainment and Devices, also talks about Microsoft's plan for Natal and announces a ship date of Christmas 2010.
The Nexus 10 sets the standard for other tablet manufacturers. If Google can persuade developers to fill in the gaps in the app market, then it will deserve to be wildly popular.
The 3230 continues Nokia's run of style-plus-substance phones, offering a 1.2-megapixel camera, video editing and a positively lush-looking screen.
With the choice of Bluetooth, infrared and USB connectivity, you'll have no trouble transfering photos and videos taken with this Symbian-based smart phone to your PC.
Should you buy a Palm OS or a Pocket PC handheld? First you need to know which OS does what. Our feature comparison chart will show you.
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