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International Business Times
Sony Android 7.0 Nougat roadmap for Xperia phones revealed in slide showSony's Xperia lineup. According to Sony's slide presentation, Xperia X Perform
Sony Android 7.0 Nougat roadmap for Xperia phones revealed in slide show
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Sony's Xperia lineup. According to Sony's slide presentation, Xperia X Performance and XZ would receive Google's latest Android operating system featuring version 7.0 sometime around October. The next bunch of devices that would get Nougat... Read more
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Variety
5 Reasons Why Google Would Want to Buy Twitterthis are great for Google because they can make it easier for developers to bui
5 Reasons Why Google Would Want to Buy Twitter
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
this are great for Google because they can make it easier for developers to build apps for phones running the company’s Android operating system. But more importantly, it would also offer Google a huge opportunity to get a foothold in apps... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Two famous Google alums are advising a secret startup building the 'eyes of the smart home'on two websites: Kortschak Investments and Playground Global. Playground Globa
Two famous Google alums are advising a secret startup building the 'eyes of the smart home'
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
on two websites: Kortschak Investments and Playground Global. Playground Global is run by Andy Rubin, the creator of the Android operating system who left Google in October 2014 to start a hardware incubator. Turns out that Dahlkamp and Teichman... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Two famous Google alums are advising a secret startup building the 'eyes of the smart home'on two websites: Kortschak Investments and Playground Global. Playground Globa
Two famous Google alums are advising a secret startup building the 'eyes of the smart home'
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
on two websites: Kortschak Investments and Playground Global. Playground Global is run by Andy Rubin, the creator of the Android operating system who left Google in October 2014 to start a hardware incubator. Turns out that Dahlkamp and Teichman... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Two famous Google alums are advising a secret startup building the 'eyes of the smart home'on two websites: Kortschak Investments and Playground Global. Playground Globa
Two famous Google alums are advising a secret startup building the 'eyes of the smart home'
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
on two websites: Kortschak Investments and Playground Global. Playground Global is run by Andy Rubin, the creator of the Android operating system who left Google in October 2014 to start a hardware incubator. Turns out that Dahlkamp and Teichman... Read more
3 related stories
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Business Insider
Two famous Google alums are advising a secret startup building the 'eyes of the smart home'on two websites: Kortschak Investments and Playground Global. Playground Globa
Two famous Google alums are advising a secret startup building the 'eyes of the smart home'
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
on two websites: Kortschak Investments and Playground Global. Playground Global is run by Andy Rubin, the creator of the Android operating system who left Google in October 2014 to start a hardware incubator. Turns out that Dahlkamp and Teichman... Read more
3 related stories
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E-Commerce Times
25 Years of Linux: What a Long, Strange Trip It's Beenhas been ported to more hardware platforms than any other operating system, tha
25 Years of Linux: What a Long, Strange Trip It's Been
E-Commerce Times / Posted 3 days ago
has been ported to more hardware platforms than any other operating system, thanks to the popularity of the Linux-based Android operating system, noted Meike Chabowski, documentation strategist at Suse. "Today, Linux has the largest installed... Read more
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FOX Business
How Long Do Android And Iphone Owners Keep Their Phones?to Android phone upgrade timing. Other factors, including the ability to switch
How Long Do Android And Iphone Owners Keep Their Phones?
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
to Android phone upgrade timing. Other factors, including the ability to switch between manufacturers and remain within the Android operating system, the variety of features offered by different manufacturers, and the price competition that comes... Read more
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FOX Business
How Long Do Android And Iphone Owners Keep Their Phones?to Android phone upgrade timing. Other factors, including the ability to switch
How Long Do Android And Iphone Owners Keep Their Phones?
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
to Android phone upgrade timing. Other factors, including the ability to switch between manufacturers and remain within the Android operating system, the variety of features offered by different manufacturers, and the price competition that comes... Read more
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SKY News
Driverless cars: What have makers done so far?strategy will be interesting: would it manufacture the cars themselves, or lice
Driverless cars: What have makers done so far?
SKY News / Posted 4 days ago
strategy will be interesting: would it manufacture the cars themselves, or license its technology, as it does with its Android operating system? It recently partnered with Fiat Chrysler to develop a self-driving people-mover. Apple's... Read more
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CNET
Inside Project Ara, Google's Lego-like plan to disrupt the smartphoneGreybus -- the digital backbone that allows these modules to seamlessly interfa
Inside Project Ara, Google's Lego-like plan to disrupt the smartphone
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
Greybus -- the digital backbone that allows these modules to seamlessly interface with each other and the Android operating system -- can already transfer data at speeds of up to 11.9 gigabits per second. (That's faster than USB,... Read more
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express
Samsung Galaxy S7 is about to get a MAJOR upgradeGalaxy S7 owners anytime soon. In previous years, Samsung has waited until the
Samsung Galaxy S7 is about to get a MAJOR upgrade
express / Posted 4 days ago
Galaxy S7 owners anytime soon. In previous years, Samsung has waited until the new year to push-out its version of the new Android operating system to older hardware. But the fact that the South Korean firm is actively testing the new software can... Read more
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dna
Here's what to expect from Google's October 4 eventbehind either a 5-inch or 5.5-inch display depending on whether it's the Pixel
Here's what to expect from Google's October 4 event
dna / Posted 5 days ago
behind either a 5-inch or 5.5-inch display depending on whether it's the Pixel or the Pixel XL. Since Google launched the Android operating system, it has also been collaborating with smartphone companies to create what it calls reference designs... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
What We Know About 'Pixel': The First Smartphone Built By Googleonly its own branding, including Chromecasts and the acclaimed Pixel C tablet.
What We Know About 'Pixel': The First Smartphone Built By Google
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 5 days ago
only its own branding, including Chromecasts and the acclaimed Pixel C tablet. Despite having developed the open source Android operating system for more than a decade, the company has never built its own phone. More recently, Android Police... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Google expected to unveil phones, VR headset in Octoberhas divulged few clues to its intentions. But analysts expect to see new phones
Google expected to unveil phones, VR headset in October
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
has divulged few clues to its intentions. But analysts expect to see new phones that will work with Google’s latest Android operating system and will support a virtual reality platform called Daydream. The phones may also command a premium... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Tax bill is coming: E.U. says more Apple-type actions likelyover alleged Web search bias. But the agency is reportedly looking into whether
Tax bill is coming: E.U. says more Apple-type actions likely
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
over alleged Web search bias. But the agency is reportedly looking into whether Google abuses the monopoly power of its Android operating system on mobile devices. That's the subject of one of the three separate ongoing investigations the E.U.... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Tax bill is coming: EU's Vestager says more Apple-type actions likelyover alleged Web search bias. But the agency is reportedly looking into whether
Tax bill is coming: EU's Vestager says more Apple-type actions likely
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
over alleged Web search bias. But the agency is reportedly looking into whether Google abuses the monopoly power of its Android operating system on mobile devices. That's the subject of one of the three separate ongoing investigations the EU... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Tax bill is coming: EU's Vestager says more Apple-type actions likelyover alleged Web search bias. But the agency is reportedly looking into whether
Tax bill is coming: EU's Vestager says more Apple-type actions likely
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 days ago
over alleged Web search bias. But the agency is reportedly looking into whether Google abuses the monopoly power of its Android operating system on mobile devices. That's the subject of one of the three separate ongoing investigations the EU... Read more
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York Daily Record
Tax bill is coming: EU's Vestager says more Apple-type actions likelyover alleged Web search bias. But the agency is reportedly looking into whether
Tax bill is coming: EU's Vestager says more Apple-type actions likely
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
over alleged Web search bias. But the agency is reportedly looking into whether Google abuses the monopoly power of its Android operating system on mobile devices. That's the subject of one of the three separate ongoing investigations the EU... Read more
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Fortune
'Damn Daniel' Is Back at it Again With an LG Commerciallens, an 8 megapixel wide angle lens, and high-performance microphones that are
'Damn Daniel' Is Back at it Again With an LG Commercial
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
lens, an 8 megapixel wide angle lens, and high-performance microphones that are supposedly able to capture high quality audio in loud areas. It’s also the only phone that comes ready with Google’s newest Android operating system, Android 7.0 No... Read more
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USA Today
Tax bill is coming: EU's Vestager says more Apple-type actions likelyover alleged Web search bias. But the agency is reportedly looking into whether
Tax bill is coming: EU's Vestager says more Apple-type actions likely
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
over alleged Web search bias. But the agency is reportedly looking into whether Google abuses the monopoly power of its Android operating system on mobile devices. That's the subject of one of the three separate ongoing investigations the EU... Read more
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International Business Times
Android forum MoDaCo hit by hackers leaving 880,000 users exposedA UK-based forum dedicated to news and modification tips for the Android operat
Android forum MoDaCo hit by hackers leaving 880,000 users exposed
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
A UK-based forum dedicated to news and modification tips for the Android operating system has reportedly been breached, with nearly 800,000 usernames and passwords stolen by hackers. The website in question, called MoDaCo, was breached in January... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Pokemon Go has a new buddy system, but be careful what you do with itthe app contains a malicious piece of code that downloads rooting malware — mal
Pokemon Go has a new buddy system, but be careful what you do with it
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
the app contains a malicious piece of code that downloads rooting malware — malware capable of gaining access to the core Android operating system,” he said. Unuchek said this could be especially dangerous since some online criminals plan to log... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Extreme test for Land Rover seat technologyseats to be fully reconfigured in as little as 14 seconds via the Land Rover In
Extreme test for Land Rover seat technology
Wheels.ca / Posted 8 days ago
seats to be fully reconfigured in as little as 14 seconds via the Land Rover InControl Remote app downloaded on any iOS or Android operating system. The Intelligent Seat Fold technology can be activated in four different ways, including the remote... Read more
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CNET
Don't let your iPhone turn against youa patch. Unlike Apple, which controls its own universe, it's up to the differen
Don't let your iPhone turn against you
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
a patch. Unlike Apple, which controls its own universe, it's up to the different phone carriers to issue their fixes. The Android operating system runs far more smartphones than iOS: at the end of 2015, almost 83 percent of smartphones ran on... Read more
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Ars Technica
Signal bug lets attackers tamper with encrypted messages—patch nowprotections, an impersonating attacker might compromise any one of the hundreds
Signal bug lets attackers tamper with encrypted messages—patch now
Ars Technica / Posted 10 days ago
protections, an impersonating attacker might compromise any one of the hundreds of certificate authorities trusted by the Android operating system or trick targets into installing a rogue CA certificate on their devices. Additional details about... Read more
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ABC News
Why Apple CEO Prefers Augmented Reality Over Virtual Realitylaunch." It said that "Apple's focus on the technology has ramped up over the
Why Apple CEO Prefers Augmented Reality Over Virtual Reality
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
launch." It said that "Apple's focus on the technology has ramped up over the past several months." Google, maker of the Android operating system, which competes with Apple's iOS, has developed an ultra simple cardboard headset that allows users... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Hyundai enhancing i10 with big-car technologyAuto guarantee seamless integration, safe operation and mirrored functionality
Hyundai enhancing i10 with big-car technology
Ipswich Star / Posted 12 days ago
Auto guarantee seamless integration, safe operation and mirrored functionality of mobile devices based on iOS or the Android operating system. In order to be up-to-date at any time, its navigation system comes with a seven-year free... Read more
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The Hindu
End-to-end technology solution for digitisation of Public Distribution Systemmobile devices One of the unique features of the solution is that it’s for the
End-to-end technology solution for digitisation of Public Distribution System
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
mobile devices One of the unique features of the solution is that it’s for the mobile devices that use the more popular Android operating system. “The existing PoS has many technological limitations. A mobile device, on the other hand, offers... Read more
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PR.com
California Based Startup Company Launches New Smartwatches in U.S. Army Brandlaunched its products on Walmart.com, Amazon.com and Groupon.com. The two U.S.
California Based Startup Company Launches New Smartwatches in U.S. Army Brand
PR.com / Posted 14 days ago
launched its products on Walmart.com, Amazon.com and Groupon.com. The two U.S. Army smartwatches are developed using Android operating system. U.S. Army smartwatches offer a number of useful features such as built-in camera for taking... Read more
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The Register
Ericsson strikes partnerships with Intel and Google for pay TVAndroid TV devices to deliver new hardware as well as niche OTT programming, or
Ericsson strikes partnerships with Intel and Google for pay TV
The Register / Posted 14 days ago
Android TV devices to deliver new hardware as well as niche OTT programming, or deploy additional applications within the Android operating system. Additionally, the collaboration will enable Ericsson to deliver multiple, flexible, pre-integrated... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
$40 drugstore smartphone does far more than call ride-share serviceto fool around. So we got a TracFone, the Pixi Pulsar, made by Alcatel, a join
$40 drugstore smartphone does far more than call ride-share service
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
to fool around. So we got a TracFone, the Pixi Pulsar, made by Alcatel, a joint French and Chinese company. It uses the Android operating system. There's no contract with this phone. You can buy your phone minutes, texts and Web time right... Read more
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FOX Business
What Nintendo's Mario on iOS Meansfor iOS platforms. However, a report from gamer news site Kotakuindicates that
What Nintendo's Mario on iOS Means
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
for iOS platforms. However, a report from gamer news site Kotakuindicates that the game will come to devices running the Android operating system in 2017. Does it matter? TheSuper Mario Runannouncement likely doesn't mean much for Apple... Read more
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FOX Business
What Nintendo's Mario on iOS Meansfor iOS platforms. However, a report from gamer news site Kotakuindicates that
What Nintendo's Mario on iOS Means
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
for iOS platforms. However, a report from gamer news site Kotakuindicates that the game will come to devices running the Android operating system in 2017. Does it matter? TheSuper Mario Runannouncement likely doesn't mean much for Apple... Read more
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The Hill
Google gets extension to respond to EU antitrust chargesThe European Union is granting Google another extension to respond to antitrust
Google gets extension to respond to EU antitrust charges
The Hill / Posted 18 days ago
The European Union is granting Google another extension to respond to antitrust allegations regarding its Android operating system. The Commission agreed to grant Google a two-week extension to September 20 reports The Wall Street Journal. Google... Read more
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FOX News
Altitude adjustment: Bear Grylls tests Land Rover's intelligent seat tech while skydivingthrough a parking lot. According to the brand, the seats can be fully reconfigu
Altitude adjustment: Bear Grylls tests Land Rover's intelligent seat tech while skydiving
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
through a parking lot. According to the brand, the seats can be fully reconfigured in just 14 seconds on any iOS or Android operating system. As for the Discovery itself, a revamp has been a long time coming. The iconic SUV has effectively... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Google's Russian Android Appeal Falls Flatbehavior -- that is, for forcing mobile device vendors to put Google Play apps
Google's Russian Android Appeal Falls Flat
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 18 days ago
behavior -- that is, for forcing mobile device vendors to put Google Play apps on the main screens of devices using the Android operating system. The Ninth Arbitration Appeal Court's ruling, handed down last month, means that the court... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Google's Russian Android Appeal Falls Flatbehavior -- that is, for forcing mobile device vendors to put Google Play apps
Google's Russian Android Appeal Falls Flat
E-Commerce Times / Posted 18 days ago
behavior -- that is, for forcing mobile device vendors to put Google Play apps on the main screens of devices using the Android operating system. The Ninth Arbitration Appeal Court's ruling, handed down last month, means that the court... Read more
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FOX Business
Microsoft Stock History: How the Tech Giant Made Shareholders Richof mobile devices, Microsoft has arranged to have key productivity apps preload
Microsoft Stock History: How the Tech Giant Made Shareholders Rich
FOX Business / Posted 19 days ago
of mobile devices, Microsoft has arranged to have key productivity apps preloaded on smartphones and tablets that run the Android operating system. That doesn't prevent companies from choosing alternatives from Alphabet's (NASDAQ: GOOG)(NASDAQ:... Read more
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FOX Business
Microsoft Stock History: How the Tech Giant Made Shareholders Richof mobile devices, Microsoft has arranged to have key productivity apps preload
Microsoft Stock History: How the Tech Giant Made Shareholders Rich
FOX Business / Posted 19 days ago
of mobile devices, Microsoft has arranged to have key productivity apps preloaded on smartphones and tablets that run the Android operating system. That doesn't prevent companies from choosing alternatives from Alphabet's (NASDAQ: GOOG)(NASDAQ:... Read more
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Sky News Australia
What does your phone say about you?it is actually quite a lot. Researchers from the University of Lincoln found t
What does your phone say about you?
Sky News Australia / Posted 20 days ago
it is actually quite a lot. Researchers from the University of Lincoln found that people who buy phones running Google's Android operating system are seen as more honest and humble than those who pick iPhones. Heather Shaw, from University of... Read more
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Cellular-News.com
Nokia malware report shows surge in mobile device infections in 2016high in April, with infections striking 1.06 percent of all mobile devices trac
Nokia malware report shows surge in mobile device infections in 2016
Cellular-News.com / Posted 20 days ago
high in April, with infections striking 1.06 percent of all mobile devices tracked. In addition, devices based on the Android� operating system were the most targeted mobile platform by far, representing 74 percent of all mobile malware... Read more
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Tech Pinas
New 2016 Nokia Android Smartphones, Coming Soon? Here's What We Know1. New Nokia handsets will run Android Operating System To quote the company it
New 2016 Nokia Android Smartphones, Coming Soon? Here's What We Know
Tech Pinas / Posted 21 days ago
1. New Nokia handsets will run Android Operating System To quote the company itself, "The new smartphones and tablets will be based on Android, uniting one of the world’s iconic mobile brands, Nokia, with the leading mobile operating system and app... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Google rolling out latest Android system to Nexus phonesout latest Android system to Nexus phones SAN FRANCISCO — Google is ready to s
Google rolling out latest Android system to Nexus phones
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
out latest Android system to Nexus phones SAN FRANCISCO — Google is ready to start sending out the latest version of its Android operating system to a handful of devices. The release announced Monday means many Nexus-branded devices should... Read more
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Sky News Australia
What your smartphone says about youit is actually quite a lot. Researchers from the University of Lincoln found t
What your smartphone says about you
Sky News Australia / Posted 23 days ago
it is actually quite a lot. Researchers from the University of Lincoln found that people who buy phones running Google's Android operating system are seen as more honest and humble than those who pick iPhones. Heather Shaw, from University of... Read more
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USA Today
Google scraps Project Ara modular phonephones, with one having a 5-inch screen and another a 5.5-inch display. They w
Google scraps Project Ara modular phone
USA Today / Posted 23 days ago
phones, with one having a 5-inch screen and another a 5.5-inch display. They will run the latest version of Google's Android operating system, called Nougat, as well as likely have support for the company's new Daydream virtual reality... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nokia Malware Report Shows Surge in Mobile Device Infections in 2016high in April, with infections striking 1.06 percent of all mobile devices trac
Nokia Malware Report Shows Surge in Mobile Device Infections in 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
high in April, with infections striking 1.06 percent of all mobile devices tracked. In addition, devices based on the Android™ operating system were the most targeted mobile platform by far, representing 74 percent of all mobile malware... Read more
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International Business Times
Google might unveil Pixel phones, 4K Chromecast, Daydream VR headset on 4 OctoberNexus series mobile devices. In addition to that the smartphones will pack addi
Google might unveil Pixel phones, 4K Chromecast, Daydream VR headset on 4 October
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
Nexus series mobile devices. In addition to that the smartphones will pack additional software features and a modified interface on top of vanilla Android operating system. The software feature will differentiate the new models from the older... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Google suspends Project Ara in drive to unify hardware businessdemands of the software running on it becomes more demanding. The idea behind
Google suspends Project Ara in drive to unify hardware business
Computer Business Review / Posted 24 days ago
demands of the software running on it becomes more demanding. The idea behind Project Ara was to do for hardware what the Android operating system had done for software, by giving users more control over their devices. Developers would also be... Read more
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SKY News
Study Reveals What Your Phone Says About YouResearchers from the University of Lincoln found that people who buy phones run
Study Reveals What Your Phone Says About You
SKY News / Posted 25 days ago
Researchers from the University of Lincoln found that people who buy phones running Google's Android operating system are seen as more honest and humble than those who pick iPhones. Heather Shaw, from University of Lincoln's School of Psychology,... Read more
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