Many Android vulnerabilities can be traced to manufacturer modifications
(Phys.org) —Computer security researchers have found that Android smartphone manufacturers are inadvertently incorporating new vulnerabilities into their products when they customize the phones before sale, ...
Review: LG tablet has phone alerts, multitasking
For a short time, LG had the distinction of having the rare 8-inch (20-centimeter) tablet with a high-resolution screen. But then Apple came along and stole the spotlight when it unveiled a new iPad Mini ...
Nexus 5: Google releases first phone powered by 'Kit Kat' (Update)
Google on Thursday unveiled its Nexus 5 smartphone, putting its premium brand on a device intended to champion the latest version of its Android operating system.
Review: US-made Motorola Moto X brings solid features and good looks
The Motorola Moto X has been getting a lot of good press lately, and for a good reason - it's a well-designed phone, packed with features, and it's made in the U.S.A.
Smartwatches abound: But who really wants one?
If consumer electronics companies are to be believed, someone on your holiday shopping list is just dying for a wristwatch that displays message alerts and weather updates.
Samsung steps out from behind Google to woo developers
Samsung courted "app" makers at its first developers conference, stepping out of Google's shadow when it comes to software powering mobile devices.
Apple unveils new Macs, iPad ahead of holidays (Update 3)
Apple Inc. is refreshing its iPad lineup and slashing the price of its Mac computers ahead of the holiday shopping season, as it faces an eroding tablet market share and growing competition from rival gadget ...
Google smartwatch rumors say this could be the month
Microsoft's phone update to feature driving mode
Microsoft is updating its Windows software for cellphones to accommodate larger devices and make it easier for motorists to reduce distractions while driving.
TV-over-Internet service Aereo to come to Android
Aereo, a service that delivers broadcast television stations over the Internet, will come to Android devices on Oct. 22.
Review: Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet offers PC-like multitasking
Remember when people used personal computers—desktops and laptops—to check email, view video and keep tabs on Facebook? Back in that far-away era, I'd have several windows open for Web browsers, a word ...
Mobile security: Android versus Apple
Smartphones are big business, prompting fierce competition between providers. One major concern for consumers is whether a smartphone will keep their private data safe from malicious programs. To date, however, ...
Review: New Kindle good contender for Amazon users
Amazon's new Kindle Fire HDX tablet resembles Google's Nexus 7 in many ways—from its light weight to its sharp display. Both tablets run a version of Google's Android operating system, and they even have ...
Windows Phone gains in Europe, Apple up in US, survey finds
Windows-based smartphones are making significant inroads in Europe, while Apple's iPhone is strengthening its position in the United States, a survey showed Monday.