Top Android apps we used in 2011

Navigating an app store can be tricky, with vague descriptions, dubious user reviews, and sometimes buggy apps. We searched for the best apps available. Related Stories - Free Android malware scanner - 11

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 8th, 2011 Armando Rodriguez and Ginny Mies

How to wipe your Android device

Whether you just upgraded your Android smartphone to another device, your organization is finally replacing that old Android with something newer and shinier or you've decided to trade devices with a friend, it's

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 14th, 2011 Al Sacco

5 reasons to check out the HTC Evo 3D

By Yale Holder  One of the latest “superphones” will be launched this August on Rogers’ network, the HTC EVO 3D. What makes this cell phone one of the best Android phones to hit

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 10th, 2011 Yale Holder

Google+ Android app is a winner

If you're a Google+ user with an Android smartphone or tablet, here's a simple piece of advice: Download the Google+ Android app right now. It's so well-designed, simple and straightforward to use, you

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 29th, 2011 Preston Gralla

Google releases Android 3.1, plans to unify mobile OS

Google gave Android developers several reasons to cheer on Tuesday with its announcement of new versions of the operating system, as well as the addition of music and movies to the Android Market.With

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 11th, 2011 Juan Carlos Perez and Melissa J. Perenson

Windows tablet launch postponed ’till 2012?

In the same week that Apple released version 2 of its iPad tablet PC arch rival Microsoft is rumoured to be dallying its own version of Windows for tabletsuntil late next year.Bloomberg reports

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 7th, 2011 Lexton Snol

No Honeycomb OS for Galaxy Tab

 By Jared Newman Single-core Android tablets like Samsung's Galaxy Tab won't meet the minimum requirements for Honeycomb, Google's tablet-optimized operating system version, according to a manufacturer.  Bobby Cha, managing director of Korean consumer

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 5th, 2011 IDG News Service

Mobile app developers favour Android over iOS

More developers are actively engaged in creating iPhone and iPad apps than apps for other mobile platforms today, but a new survey from Appcelerator indicates the momentum is shifting. Android is closing the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 28th, 2010 Tony Bradley

Gmail for Android OS updated

Google updated its mobile e-mail client Gmail for the Android operating system decoupling it from a smartphone's core functions. The move by Google to independently offer a version of its Gmail software is

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 23rd, 2010 Daniel Ionescu

Apple iOS becomes third most-popular platform on the Internet

Apple's iOS mobile operating system is now the third-most popular platform on the Internet, with a share nearly six times larger thanAndroid's, a Web measurement company said Wednesday.Collectively the devices that run iOS

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 3rd, 2010 Gregg Keizer

With these 10 free Android apps you’ll never say ‘I don’t know’

The promise of a smartphone is that you have the world's knowledge at your fingertips anywhere you go. Since Google is committed to organizing the world's knowledge, it seems only natural that its

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 15th, 2010 Logan Kugler

Huge surge in demand for Google Android phone

A "monstrous" jump in demand for Android-equipped smartphones has turned the market upside down, a retail pollster said today.Of the people who told ChangeWave Research in a mid-December survey that they planned to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 8th, 2010 Gregg Keizer

iPhone, BlackBerry to slug it out for “mobile CRM” supremacy

See related story and video: Blackberries and CRM are a "great combination", says Canadian expert Businesses are likely to roll out customer relationship management (CRM) apps on popular smart phone handsets, such as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 25th, 2009 Nestor Arellano