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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
Android Co-Founder Andy Rubin to Leave Google
Android

Android Co-Founder Andy Rubin to Leave Google

Rubin will start a company to support startups interested in building technology-hardware products.
BlackBerry CEO: Don't Be Tempted By Trendy, Popular Phones. Buy Ours Instead.
Innovation

BlackBerry CEO: Don't Be Tempted By Trendy, Popular Phones. Buy Ours Instead.

The struggling phone maker is setting up for the 'Classic,' a throwback to the BlackBerrys of yore.
Jason Fell
Here Are All the Phones Confirmed to Get Google's Massive Android Update, 'Lollipop'
Android

Here Are All the Phones Confirmed to Get Google's Massive Android Update, 'Lollipop'

We still don't know exactly when Android 5.0 will be released for every phone, but here's a roundup of what we know so far.
Lisa Eadicicco
How Android TV Is a (Video) Game Changer
Video Games

How Android TV Is a (Video) Game Changer

The man behind Google's first foray into the set-top business discusses how gaming will evolve.
John Gaudiosi
Here Comes the Newest Version of Android: Lollipop
Android

Here Comes the Newest Version of Android: Lollipop

Google is calling Lollipop its 'largest, most ambitious' Android release yet.
Jillian D'Onfro
11 Things Android Phones Can Do That The iPhone Still Can't
Android

11 Things Android Phones Can Do That The iPhone Still Can't

With its iPhone 6 and iOS 8, Apple has introduced a few features that have been available on Android smartphones for quite some time. But some say Apple is still leagues behind in other ways.
Lisa Eadicicco
Broken Tech: Should You Fix it or Replace it? (Infographic)
Technology

Broken Tech: Should You Fix it or Replace it? (Infographic)

From bum smartphones to glitchy laptops and printers, which electronics are worth repairing and which should you replace? This easy visual guide will help you decide.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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AARP Launches a Tablet Designed for Boomers
Technology

AARP Launches a Tablet Designed for Boomers

The $189 device comes equipped with an easy-to-use interface, larger-than-normal icons and special settings to fix common mishaps instantly.
Geoff Weiss
Flight Cancelled? Google Wants to Prevent You From Having a Meltdown.
Business Travel

Flight Cancelled? Google Wants to Prevent You From Having a Meltdown.

A new feature within Google Now offers users the ability to ‘Find alternate flights' in the event of cancellation or delay.
Geoff Weiss
Xiaomi, the 'Apple of the East,' Surpasses Samsung as China's Top Smartphone Seller
China

Xiaomi, the 'Apple of the East,' Surpasses Samsung as China's Top Smartphone Seller

In China's mobile market -- the largest on earth -- there's a brand new leader in town.
Geoff Weiss