New technical spec will allow advertisers to track users in groups and categories, rather than individually.
Android Q finally has a name, and it's... different.
There's a new Android logo, new colors, and a new naming scheme for future versions of Google's mobile OS.
Don't expect a phone based on Huawei's Android alternative operating system to arrive this year.
Google Play on Android phones gets a navigation bar at the bottom and separate game and app tabs.
If I could create my dream phone, this is what it would include.
For more than a decade, Microsoft’s browser developers have been wandering in the wilderness. Will the move to an open-source engine and a renewed focus on privacy finally bring Edge into the mainstream?
New Confidential Computing Consortium will promote the use of TEEs (trusted execution environments).
Google Go search app will only take up 7MB of space.
Gmail on G Suite gains new AI-assisted spellcheck and grammar features.
Windows is great for some things, but for many users, a Chromebook is better.
Microsoft Edge testers want to hide the Bing bar on new tabs and to be able to sign in with a Google account.
This Microsoft fix will help stop Google Chrome killing your device's battery life
After Google hires Bill Nye to explain that people are just scared to leave their decrepit Windows laptops for Chromebooks, I thought I'd get another opinion. It was harsh.
A Google proposal would cut lifespan of SSL certificates from 825 days to 397 days.
On the face of it, Gmail seems like any other email service. But dig under the surface and you soon discover just how powerful it is… as long as you know which settings to tweak, and where to find them.
If you want to beef up the security on your Google Account, then the Advanced Protection Program those at risk of targeted attacks – such as journalists, activists, business leaders, and political campaign teams – is for you. Here's how to enable the Google Advanced Protection Program.
Disassembly of a Google Titan Bluetooth two-factor security key .
As expensive as phones are today, it's worth spending $25 to add a tempered glass protector to act as a sacrificial anode for your display. The Totallee protector is easy to apply, has no bubbles, and works with cases.
Urban Armor Gear (UAG) is known for making lightweight, attractive cases for the latest smartphones and has models available for the latest from LG and Huawei. These affordable cases will protect your expensive smartphone investment while looking cool.
Google I/O is Google's annual developer conference. Here's everything that happened at this year's show.
TCL released a new color model of the BlackBerry KEY2, it's highest end BlackBerry to date. It's pricey at $699, but it sure looks good.
Get more done in Google Chrome, with this selection of hand-picked extensions from the Chrome Web Store. These free extensions allow you to do a variety of things, from taking screenshots to keeping your passwords safe. (Updated May 2019.)
If you are a Google Chrome user, then you really should check out these amazing extensions that takes the browser and transforms it into a command center for getting serious work done. Here, you'll find extensions to boost performance and productivity, harden security, and even let you have a bit of fun!
If your partner or friend is tech-obsessed, we've rounded some cool items we think they'll love this Valentine's Day.
If you are a Google Chrome user then you can give your productivity and performance a boost by equipping their browser with the right extensions. (Updated February 2019)
While it is nice to have some protection for your expensive phones today, it's also nice to have a minimalist case that still lets you slip your phone in your pocket. Totallee's case helps you target your fingerprint scanner and hold onto your phone better.
Today's modern smartphones will get you through a day before dying so portable battery packs are still useful. The new Mophie Powerstation PD XL gets you back in action quicker than other existing battery packs thanks to its power delivery technology.
Google Chrome users can give their productivity and performance a boost by equipping their browser with the right extensions. (Updated January 2019)
Wallet cases are popular and so are cases with kickstands for media viewing. Vena combines both of these functions in a case that meets MIL STD 810G-516.6 certification for drop protection.
Conversational AI models had "hit a ceiling" when tested on older benchmarks, limiting their ability to improve.
Google takes a step towards cutting out passwords for some parts of authenticating to online services.
Dull, expensive, and lacking competition. That about sums up this year in mobile devices in a nutshell. Read more: https://zd.net/2Z9Uket
Apple could do a better job of protecting iPhone users from remote attacks if it cut out non-essential code, according to Google's Project Zero.
ZDNet's Chris Matyszczyk claims that there’s nothing worse than living with someone -- or something -- that’s too clever by half. Read more: https://zd.net/2YIFUkl
If Google doesn't offer its Android-using consumers a choice of search engine within six months, the ACCC will ask the government to step in and demand it.
ZDNet's Chris Matyszczyk tells Karen Roby that Google is approaching strangers and asking them to sell their faces. It also wants its smart devices to actually be helpful. What on Earth is going on? Read more: https://zd.net/2YgHkTL
Apple’s upcoming credit card relies on the iPhone and offers rewards for contactless payments. Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani debate if that’s enough for mass mobile payment adoption. Read more: https://zd.net/2xqKX9T
The experimental tool is meant to help making finding a new programmer that little bit easier.
The new Android malware operation is preparing to invade the Google Play Store.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently listed the company's failure to come up with an Android-like mobile platform as one of his greatest mistakes. Read more: https://zd.net/32qJa2K