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Apple, Google Plan Fixes for Newly Uncovered 'Freak' Security Bug
Security

Apple, Google Plan Fixes for Newly Uncovered 'Freak' Security Bug

The new security flaw is affecting mobile devices and Mac computers.
BlackBerry Makes Its Software Available on Apple, Android and Windows Devices
BlackBerry

BlackBerry Makes Its Software Available on Apple, Android and Windows Devices

The company aims to expand its cross-platform strategy and deliver its often admired security, productivity and communication tools to many more smartphones and tablets.
5 Billion Android Apps Open to Hacking
Hackers

5 Billion Android Apps Open to Hacking

Attackers are exploiting flaws in Google's popular operating system.
Arjun Kharpal
Google Expands Push Into Workplace With Android for Work Effort
Android

Google Expands Push Into Workplace With Android for Work Effort

The aim is to make smartphones running Android software more appealing to corporations.
BlackBerry Updates Software, Offers Access to Android Apps
BlackBerry

BlackBerry Updates Software, Offers Access to Android Apps

Users of its entire suite of BlackBerry 10 devices can now access Android applications as well as a host of other features.
Android Just Achieved Something It Will Take Apple Years to Do
Android

Android Just Achieved Something It Will Take Apple Years to Do

Google's operating system reaches a mega milestone.
Hm. Where Are All Those New Android-to-Apple Switchers?
Android

Hm. Where Are All Those New Android-to-Apple Switchers?

Not in the U.S., according to this graph.
Philip Elmer-DeWitt
Samsung Finally Has a Phone That Runs Its Own Operating System
Samsung

Samsung Finally Has a Phone That Runs Its Own Operating System

But the Z1's launch is a far cry from what the company originally intended.
Geoffrey Smith
Google Looks to Head Off U.S. Antitrust Lawsuit Over Android
Antitrust

Google Looks to Head Off U.S. Antitrust Lawsuit Over Android

The lawsuit comes as the Internet search company faces increased regulatory pressure from European authorities.
Pebble Gets Even Smarter, Rolls Out Interactive Notifications for Android Users
Smartwatches

Pebble Gets Even Smarter, Rolls Out Interactive Notifications for Android Users

Attention Android-loving Pebble people: More nerdy smartwatch goodness is now yours.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google, YouTube Sued Over a Video-Streaming Patent
Legal Issues

Google, YouTube Sued Over a Video-Streaming Patent

A German technology company is arguing that Google is infringing on one of its patents.
 Why Hasn't Samsung's 'Tizen' Operating System Taken Off?
Mobile

Why Hasn't Samsung's 'Tizen' Operating System Taken Off?

Is there really room for a third mobile operating system after Apple's iOS and Google's Android? For years, Samsung has thought so -- but it has yet to deliver.
Kevin Purdy
5 Development Mistakes That Can Destroy Your Mobile App
Apps

5 Development Mistakes That Can Destroy Your Mobile App

Use these helpful tips to navigate the treacherous waters of app development.
Himanshu Sareen