Your smartphone is a target, so make it secure
Consumers beware: Your smartphone represents a uniquely valuable and vulnerable target for hackers, scam artists and other bad actors.
Cyanogen CEO Kirt McMaster sees big future for Android rival
Kirt McMaster can be a bit brash as when he told Forbes magazine earlier this year that his small Palo Alto, Calif., startup is "putting a bullet through Google's head."
Android promotes Japan cinema at Cannes Film Festival
Asuna has skin that will never age, can read a script in several languages, and knows how to attract attention at the Cannes Film Festival—but she's no star actress on the red carpet.
Apple set to lead surging smartwatch market: survey
The Apple Watch is fueling the emerging smartwatch market and is expected to be the top seller in the segment for next few years, a market research report showed Wednesday.
iPhones gain in Europe, China; 'phablets' on the rise
The latest iPhones have helped Apple gain smartphone market share in Europe and China, with a large number of customers switching from Android devices, a market tracker said Wednesday.
Microsoft forecasts 1 billion Windows 10 computers, burst of new apps
Microsoft expects its newest operating system, Windows 10, to be running on 1 billion computers within two to three years.
Microsoft opens Windows 10 to Apple, Android apps
Microsoft hopes to get more people using the next version of its Windows software on all kinds of devices by giving them access to many of the same apps they're already using on Apple or Android phones.
Hello? Facebook launches phone-calling app for Android
Hello? Anyone there? Facebook unveiled a new voice-calling app for Android phones on Wednesday, the same day that its WhatsApp messaging service introduced voice-calling for iOS devices.
Google big Android Wear update adds functions, fun
OrangeSec pair said Cortana visited Android
Report: Trusted Voice option rolling out for some
The iPhone gets Office Lens app, Android in preview
Google says Android malware cut in half
Google said Thursday that malware infections on Android devices have been cut in half in the past year following security upgrades for the mobile platform.
New partnerships extend Microsoft's reach into Android
Microsoft on Monday unveiled partnerships with Samsung and other manufacturers to install its services including Word and Skype on devices powered by the rival Google Android system.