The secret's out: Google's "open platform" Android operating system is probably not as open as we thought. Until recently, Google's public believed that Android manufacturers were free to manipulate the Android operating system as they wished. The arrangement seemed fair enough: Yes, Google knows best. But yes, manufacturers are free to alter Android products if they want to. Except now, we're finding out that's not exactly true.
Why has Babak Parviz, a pioneer responsible for Google Glass, decided to jump ship and head for the shores of Amazon?
Microsoft has a terrible habit of poorly executing every vision it has, and it leaves other companies to learn from their mistakes and pick up the pieces where they've failed. Microsoft announced job cuts today, and in tradition, it was smart but poorly-handled.
App Annie, an industry standard in analytics and market data in the apps and digital economy, has released their Q2 report which highlights the performance of nearly three million apps across all the major app stores for the iOS, Android, and Windows Phone platforms.
Microsoft has unveiled a powerful new machine-learning project which is "50 times faster—and more than twice as accurate" as Google's system - despite critics saying it couldn't be done.
It may be a little early to see a full revelation, or a public test build, but that doesn't mean Redmond can't start trying to drum up some excitement around Windows 9 to please its users, partners, and investors alike.
The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) oversees the development of the popular standard and has released research based on a survey of over 2000 GB consumers in June 2014 which gives some perspective about the public's expectation surrounding the rise of wireless accessories in the coming years.
Analytics can very quickly become a distracting volume of text and numbers without actionable insights, but when understood, can be converted into a better user experience.
An SDK update leads us to look at whether Google's Chromecast could play a major role in the web giant's home automation strategy.
The China mobile market represents an intriguing landscape with a high ceiling, but it is not without its own set of challenges and nuances.
If an app is prepared in a single platform, and it fails, it is going to affect an organization a little bit - but if the same app is released in four different platforms at the same time the magnitude of failure will be huge.