Google Android

Type: Product
Name: Google Android
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 24 reports

Samsung's Tizen smartphone OS: Dead or alive?

Summary: Does Tizen have a future, or is it going to be another unlaunched Linux-based mobile operating system?By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols for Linux and Open Source | July 28, 2014 -- 21:26 GMT (14:26 PDT)SHARE:SUBSCRIBE TO: MobilityTOPICS: Mobility, ... [Published ZDNet - 6 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

Windows Phone and Android Gain More Market Share in South Africa

Windows Phone, Microsoft’s mobile operating system, has started to gain some more market share in various areas out there, including South Africa, where it is seeing increased interest from Vodacom’s subscribers the wireless carrier has revealed.The wireless ... [Published Softpedia - 1 hour ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

Motorola’s Shamu, the first Nexus phone I do not want [Opinion]

When you own a Nexus device, you get a few perks for being backed by El Goog. Nexus means your device will be developer friendly with an unlockable bootloader, have supported AOSP code, precompiled binaries for certain pieces of hardware, and of course ... [Published - 3 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 13 reports

HTC One To Launch W8 With Windows Phone

One of Microsoft's mates in the Windows phone world has long been HTC, with a report claiming that the HTC One M8 will arrive as the One W8 with Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1 installed.A new report says HTC is set to finally release a smartphone running ... [Published Channel News Australia - 1 hour ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 8 reports

Android + PCs At Risk: Koler 'Police' Ransomware

Kaspersky Lab's anti-malware researchers have been busy uncovering a hidden part of the malicious Koler 'police' mobile ransomware, first seen in April 2014, and dubbed by Kaspersky Lab as "Trojan.AndroidOS.Koler.a".'Police' has been placed in quotes ... [Published Channel News Australia - 1 hour ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 5 reports

This Chart Shows The Massive Pricing Problem Facing Apple's IPhone 6

Nearly 90% of people in Brazil have Android phones , and almost none of them has Apple’s iPhones, according to Kantar . That astonishing statistic, and the equally dramatic news that Android has more than 75% of smartphone market share in Argentina, Brazil, ... [Published Business Insider Australia - 5 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 3 reports

Enhance Your Android Notification Experience With Floatify

By Justin Dennis on 28th July, 2014 | Google Android |  1 Comment[3] [2][1]Android’s notification system is arguably the best in the mobile arena, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t room for improvement.Case and point: Floatify[4].This new app gives you ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 7 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 6 reports

Indian customers order XOLO Q900s Windows Phone, receive Android version

Well, this is an odd one. It looks like Flipkart, India’s biggest online retailer, has mistakenly sent people who ordered the new XOLO Win Q900s an Android-running version of the device. To be clear, the XOLO Win Q900s should run Windows Phone 8.1, the ... [Published - 9 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 4 reports

Motorola will build the new Nexus smartphone

If you thought the end of Google's Nexus brand was nigh then you can think again as the next smartphone instalment will arrive later in the year. However, it will not be built by Nexus 4 and 5 collaborator LG but will instead be guided to the market ... [Published Daily Mobile - 14 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 4 reports

The difference is confidence

In retrospect, the United States could wield massive influence on information technology around the world based on an operating system and thanks to the support of government employees in charge of providing research assistance to universities for two ... [Published Korea Joongang Daily - 11 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 4 reports

New Android L release date and new features: Chrome hints at version 4.5

Google launched  Android 4.4 KitKat last September so we've investigated when the new Android version will be released, whether it's 4.5 or 5.0. Google has detailed Android L at it's I/O 2014 developer conference so there's lots to talk about including ... [Published PC Advisor - 12 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 4 reports

Trend Micro caught making up Android malware claims

Security firm Trend Micro has been caught making up false claims about Android malware in an attempt to boost sales of its antivirus software. In a recent press release, the firm claimed over 77 percent of the top 50 apps listed on Google's Play store ... [Published Dark Vision Hardware - 14 hours ago]


...who goes by the name 'Kaffeine', and says it continues to investigate Koler and is sharing all its findings with Europol and Interpol, alongside "cooperating with law enforcement agencies to explore possibilities for shutting down the infrastructure."
"China is getting saturated," he said. "Most people already have smartphones, just like in the US. But hundreds of millions in India are about to upgrade to their first one, so manufacturers are piling in."
...for businesses that go to great lengths to achieve a certain ambiance," Yelp mobile product manager Madhu Prabaker told Business Insider in May . "Whether by having a certain lighting or the music at just the right level."
"We are pleased to offer this new tool to the public," City Communications Manager Will Rothschild said. "It will complement our mobile-friendly website, and will build on the efforts we have made over the past several years to become more accessible, responsive, and efficient. The capabilities we will have with this mobile app are tremendous. In the case of the recent train derailment near Daniel Morgan Avenue, we could have used HeySpartanburg! to first alert citizens of the incident and then keep them updated about road closures and reopenings."

More Content

All (36157) | News (25072) | Reports (2) | Blogs (10942) | Audio/Video (3) | Fact Sheets (3) | Press Releases (118)
sort by: Date | Relevance
WeChat for Android Updated with Ability to Reca... [Published Softpedia - 1 hour ago]
Windows Phone and Android Gain More Market Shar... [Published Softpedia - 1 hour ago]
Yeehaw! The Sub $150 Unlocked Android mini smar... [Published LBSzone - 1 hour ago]
Google's next Nexus device is reportedly a supe... [Published Engadget - 1 hour ago]
Android + PCs At Risk: Koler 'Police' Ransomware [Published Channel News Australia - 1 hour ago]
HTC One To Launch W8 With Windows Phone [Published Channel News Australia - 1 hour ago]
App Rot [Published - 1 hour ago]
India set to be smartphone hotspot [Published WARC - 1 hour ago]
Facebook Forces iPhone Users To Separate Messag... [Published Mac Observer - 1 hour ago]
Koler ransomware hit Australia hard [Published IT News Australia - 1 hour ago]
[AppleTell] Microsoft releases Cortana vs. Siri ad [Published Technology Tell - 1 hour ago]
Yelp's Newest Feature Adds Videos To Your Resta... [Published Business Insider - 1 hour ago]
Windows Phone 8’s Next Update Will Be Phablet-P... [Published Time - 1 hour ago]
Easy Taxi gets $40-m infusion [Published Enterprise Innovation - 2 hours ago]
AccessData announces mobile threat detection an... [Published Network World Asia - 2 hours ago]
City introduces 'HeySpartanburg!' citizen reque... [Published Noodls - 2 hours ago]
Micromax A108 Coming Soon to India, Sports 5.5-... [Published Softpedia - 2 hours ago]
Juniper sells off mobile security business [Published - 2 hours ago] raises $2M to boost ‘beacon’ devices... [Published Venturebeat - 2 hours ago]
Forget :) Baidu's Simeji App Captures Teenage H... [Published Bloomberg - 2 hours ago]
Facebook requires standalone Messenger app for ... [Published CNET News - 2 hours ago]
Facebook Wants All To Use Messenger App On Mobi... [Published UberGizmo - 2 hours ago]
Roaming In Tokyo For Free [Published Lifehacker Australia - 2 hours ago]
Ground Zero Summit (G0S) 2014 Call For Papers [Published Packet Storm - 2 hours ago]
HTC's next Windows Phone handset to be called "... [Published Phone Arena - 2 hours ago]
Meow Chat App: iOS and Android Messaging App Sa... [Published Epoch Times - 2 hours ago]
Smartphones will work as Hilton hotel room keys... [Published SlashGear - 3 hours ago]
Start Screen Folders, Bigger Screens Tipped for... [Published PC Magazine - 3 hours ago]
Verizon to get HTC One (W8) for Windows Phone o... [Published Windows Phone Central - 3 hours ago]
Machinery & Robot Developments at Wittmann Batt... [Published Plastics Technology - 3 hours ago]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
Content Volume
Document Volume


sort by: Date | Relevance
App Rot [Published - 1 hour ago]
Look around your iPad for a minute. How are its third-party apps doing? Are they all being actively updated? Are they all built for iOS 7 yet? You never see any non-Retina graphics, iOS 6 keyboards, or old-style controls anymore, right? Have you looked ... raises $2M to boost ‘beacon’ devices... [Published Venturebeat - 2 hours ago]
NOTE: GrowthBeat -- VentureBeat's provocative new marketing-tech event -- is a week away! We've gathered the best and brightest to explore the data, apps, and science of successful marketing. Get the full scoop here , and grab your tickets while they ...
NPR One Provides Personalized Public Radio Reco... [Published Mashable! - 3 hours ago]
Public-radio junkies now have a new way to listen to their favorite NPR shows, and discover new content. The media outlet rolled out NPR One , a streaming app that offers personalized recommendations on what to listen to based on a user's ...
Facebook to require Messenger app for mobile chat [Published PC World: Techlog - 3 hours ago]
If you like to send messages via Facebook when you’re on the move, get ready to download a new app. Facebook confirmed Monday that it will be removing the messaging feature from its mobile app over the next few days, and requiring people to use its ...
Funding Daily: The $40M cab ride [Published Venturebeat - 5 hours ago]
Here are the day’s funding stories: Easy Taxi catches $40M Insta-cab mobile app Easy Taxi just raised $40 million in its fourth round of funding to make its service more widely available. The Berlin-based company launched in 2011 out of tech incubator ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...


sort by: Date | Relevance
You Just Don’t Understand [Published Slate Magazine - May 05 2014]
TECH AM - Utility Companies Need an OS Update [Published Wall Street Journal Tech News Briefing - Mar 10 2014]
TECH AM - Hulu Expands Its CBS Offerings [Published Wall Street Journal Tech News Briefing - Feb 11 2014]

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
GP Bullhound publishes new research: The New Mo... [Published GP Bullhound Sverige - Jul 22 2014]
Validian Simplifies Migration of Security to Mo... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 25 2014]
Tapinator, Inc. Announces Record Growth for Tra... [Published Financial Services - Jun 23 2014]
Navy Federal Credit Union Taps Acumen Solutions... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Jun 18 2014]
Appy Pie Launches Mobile App Promotion Plans fo... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jun 17 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
Contact Us

Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.