Latest Android articles

New crisis at Nokia as feature-phone sales fall by 21 per cent

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Emerging market feature-phone buyers desert Nokia as they trade up to Android smartphones
18 Apr 2013

Queen’s University partners with Infosys to tackle cyber security threat

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Queen's secure IT centre and Infosys team up to tackle cloud, Android and iPad security threats
16 Apr 2013

iPhones are about 'fashion rather than functionality', says DWF CTO

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BlackBerrys are the mobile for enterprise and Android devices 'are nonsense', says Richard Hodkinson
15 Apr 2013

Tech firms make 'Trojan Horse' Google Android complaint to EU

Microsoft, Nokia and Oracle among FairSearch coalition members calling for Google practices to be investigated
09 Apr 2013

Facebook Home app and tie-in HTC First phone announced

Facebook's app will take over many everyday aspects of Android UI
04 Apr 2013

Crash Podcast: Samsung, Google, Phones & Windows RT

On this week's podcast we discuss Samsung breaking away from Android, Google's privacy woes, then 40th anniversary of the mobile phone, and the potential demise of Windows RT
04 Apr 2013

Facebook phone to launch on Thursday

After 36 months of rumours, HTC-made Android-based phone to be unveiled on 4 April
03 Apr 2013

Microsoft posts big gains in smartphones - but Apple and Android remain dominant

UK and Italy register some of the biggest increases in market share for Windows 8 phones
02 Apr 2013

Analysis: Upstarts challenge the mobile duopoly

Canonical and Mozilla’s mobile OSs made waves at MWC, but can they generate more than a ripple of interest among enterprise smartphone users
02 Apr 2013

Analysis: should Samsung abandon Android?

Peter Gothard assesses whether Samsung’s growing supremacy as a smartphone vendor might result in it splitting from Google’s platform
27 Mar 2013

iOS 'has had its revolutionary moment' in increasingly competitive mobile market, says Red Bend

Little development room left for Apple as rival platforms appear, says VP Kinder
22 Mar 2013

Google Maps chief Jeff Huber moves to Google X after decade at company

Google continues restructuring plans as maps chief steps down
15 Mar 2013

Microsoft Surface: Just 1.5 million sold in first four months

Sales of both Windows RT and Windows 8 versions prove disappointingly low
15 Mar 2013

Andy Rubin steps aside as head of Android

Sundar Pichai to take charge of Google's smartphone operating system division
14 Mar 2013

Auto Trader owners could replace iPhones with Windows Phones

Trader Media Group's CIO says Android has too many security vulnerabilities
07 Mar 2013

Tablets earn their daily bread

Peter Gothard hears how spending a small amount of dough on a few tablets and a sprinkling of Android apps has helped Warburtons earn a bigger crust
05 Mar 2013

Firefox is the most vulnerable browser, says Sourcefire

'Internet Explorer's bad reputation might not be completely deserved - Firefox actually has a lot more vulnerabilities'
04 Mar 2013

No Dell MDM support for BB10 until future of BlackBerry becomes clear

BlackBerry needs to demonstrate staying power before K3000 MDM solution supports it, Dell tells Computing
15 Feb 2013

Oracle uses the power of Harry Potter to launch Google API case appeal

Java API case heading back to courts as Oracle likens copyright infringement to stealing JK Rowling's work
14 Feb 2013

Tablet sales help push Carphone Warehouse revenue to over £1bn

Tablet sales hit 40,000 a week over Christmas period
25 Jan 2013

Larry Page: Facebook is 'doing a bad job on its products'

Google's Page also takes a swipe at Apple
18 Jan 2013

Facebook adds free calls for US iPhone users

Feature may be rolled out in the UK and on Android
17 Jan 2013

Apple said to be planning a cheaper iPhone this year

Lower-end smartphone might enable Apple to regain market share
09 Jan 2013

Worldwide IT spending to grow to $3.7tn in 2013, claims Gartner

But Europe will actually cut tech spending, according to Forrester
03 Jan 2013