It's hard to get excited about using the Windows Phone operating system instead of Android or Apple's iOS. There's a long list of official apps that can't be downloaded, including YouTube, Snapchat, Dropbox and Lyft.
A surge in low-cost smartphone sales, notably in emerging markets, helped the Google Android platform extend its dominance in the second quarter, a survey showed Thursday.
Smartphones and tablets would be much more useful if they allowed us to multitask the way desktop and laptop computers do.
Smartphones powered by the Android operating system captured 85 percent of the worldwide market in the second quarter, threatening to marginalize rival platforms, a new survey shows.
(AP)—Many of the Amazon Fire phone's features are twists on apps and concepts tried in other devices.
The Nokia X phones that Microsoft discontinued this week blend two rival operating systems, but leave out the best of each.