Google names winners of Android Developer Challenge 2

Google names winners of Android Developer Challenge 2

Google named the winners of its second contest aimed at encouraging software developers to make applications for the Android mobile...

December 1st, 2009 Dan Nystedt

Symbian, Android to lead smart phone OS race in ’12

Symbian, Android to lead smart phone OS race in ’12

In an updated forecast on how smartphone operating systems will fare in 2012, Gartner Inc. has moved the Apple Inc. iPhone OS to...

November 2nd, 2009 Matt Hamblen

Acer debuts GPS-enabled Liquid Android smartphone, netbook

Acer debuts GPS-enabled Liquid Android smartphone, netbook

Acer, the world's third largest PC vendor, on Wednesday announced two of its most highly anticipated products with Google's Android...

October 14th, 2009 Dan Nystedt

Motorola describes close relationship with Google

Motorola describes close relationship with Google

On the day that Microsoft Corp. is launching phones that will run on its latest version of Windows Mobile, Motorola...

October 7th, 2009 Nancy Gohring

20 Mobile Apps

20 Mobile Apps

Apple Inc.’s iPhone-App Store combo was possibly the biggest disruption in the smart phone market, well, ever. That formula revolutionized...

August 14th, 2009 ComputerWorld Canada staff

A mixed bag of Android apps

A mixed bag of Android apps

Google’s Android Market is one of the new kids on the block, so it can be forgiven for only having...

August 11th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

Linux could power free netbook offer from mobile carriers

Linux could power free netbook offer from mobile carriers

Mobile carriers may start giving away netbooks or free, and Linux-based application stores could help them profit by doing it,...

June 29th, 2009 Owen Fletcher

Smartphone OS smackdown

Smartphone OS smackdown

Does the world need another smartphone operating system? Apple's iPhone OS is still booming; Google's Android is increasingly promising; and...

June 4th, 2009 Harry McCracken

IN BRIEF: IE6 users get Bing fever — whether they want it or not

IN BRIEF: IE6 users get Bing fever — whether they want it or not

A glitch in Internet Explorer 6 forced Microsoft’s newly launched Bing search engine onto users as their default Web browser,...

June 2nd, 2009 ComputerWorld Canada staff