Topic: Google Android
Google's Android leaves Nokia's Symbian in the dust. Apple still has a long way to go if it wants to beat out the Android Army.
01/31/2011 03:04 pm
Apple had announced at its launch that the iPhone 4 would come in black and white models, then kept delaying the release of the white iPhone 4, a rare misfire in its recent history of smooth product rollouts.
01/31/2011 09:38 am
Smartphone apps – one for the iPhone, one for Android – will tell you when your IRS refund is coming.
01/28/2011 06:13 pm
Facebook phone rumors have been percolating since late last year. But a London site insists the Facebook phone is the real deal, twice over.
01/26/2011 03:24 pm
Verizon iPhone hits the market in February. Some analysts think this second iPhone could draw consumers away from the rising Android army.
01/21/2011 12:53 pm
Steve Jobs announces an indefinite medical leave. While Steve Jobs is still CEO, what does this mean for Apple's future?
01/18/2011 11:02 am
At CES, Verizon avoided confirming rumors of a Verizon iPhone release, but sources say the announcement could come this Tuesday.
01/09/2011 09:26 pm
Smartphones from Motorola, HTC, and Samsung will run on AT&T's 4G network, which is due out later this year.
01/06/2011 03:50 pm
In the 1990s, many people knew the Internet by a different name: AOL. America Online was the lens through which millions viewed the Web. At the time, there was little reason to look anywhere else. In 2011, Google has come perhaps the closest to once again luring people into a single vision of the Internet – from Google search and YouTube to Gmail and Android phones. To keep people in the Google way of life, the company constantly launches new services. In fact, Google has an official "20 percent" rule that asks every employee to spend "one day a week working on projects that aren't necessarily in our job descriptions." These extracurricular experiments live at GoogleLabs.com, a self-described "playground" where anyone can try out the almost-finished projects. Recent alumni include Google Maps, Alerts, and its SMS text message directory service. The current collection showcases 50-plus "bubbling test tubes." There's no guarantee that any will graduate to full Google status, but here are five projects that are worth donning a virtual lab coat to test for yourself.
01/03/2011 05:28 pm
The past year has produced some of the most intriguing business deals of the decade, which boosted (or sunk) the fortunes of CEOs and shareholders alike. Perhaps the most relevant question, however, is what impact these transactions will have on consumers? Here are the Top 5 deals of 2010 that, for better or worse, will change the way you spend your money.
12/31/2010 02:10 pm