Texas-Based Company At Root Of BlackBerry Phone ComebackIt's not a "true" BlackBerry phone, per se, but the company has continued to license its brand and has answered the call from a new licensee -- OnwardMobility, an Austin company.
Android's 'Pie' Software Update Rolls Out To Pixel PhonesThe next version of Google's Android system is called Pie, continuing the trend of naming versions after sweet treats. Pie is available on Pixel phones starting Monday.
'Congratulations, You Won' Pop Up Scam Infecting iPhones And AndroidsThe new wave of "congratulations" pop-up ads promise prizes like free Amazon gift cards, iPhones, or cash in exchange for clicking on the message or submitting personal information.
3 Facebook Messenger App Users File Lawsuit Over PrivacyThree Facebook Messenger app users have filed a lawsuit claiming the social network violated their privacy by collecting logs of their phone calls and text messages.
Facebook Collected Android Phone Data For Years, Report ClaimsFacebook is facing new questions about its data-privacy practices as Android device users found the service had collected years of contact names, telephone numbers, call lengths, and text messages.
Facebook Questioned About Pulling Android Call, Text DataOn the same day Facebook bought ads to apologize for the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the social media site faced new questions about collecting phone numbers and text messages from Android devices.
Google Poised To Roll Out New Services & GadgetsGoogle is about to provide the latest peek at its services and gadgets as it seeks to become a more influential force in people's lives. The overview will come Wednesday during Google's annual conference.
More Than 1,000,000 Google Accounts Hit By MalwareResearchers say more than one million Google accounts have been breached by malware that infiltrated older Android devices.
Google Names New Android Software 'Nougat'Google is serving a new morsel for fans of its Android software. The next version has been dubbed 'Nougat,' extending Google's tradition of nicknaming each overhaul after a sweet food.
Jury Sides With Google In Battle Over Android SoftwareA federal jury found that Google didn't need permission to use a rival's programming tools as it built Android, now the world's leading smartphone operating software and a key part of Google's multi-billion dollar business.
Google Offers Peek At Next Android Operating SystemGoogle is previewing the next version of its Android operating system, known as "Android N" for now, two months ahead of schedule, in an effort to get the upgraded software onto more mobile devices.
Google Maps App Offers Offline OptionWith an update for Android phones, you'll be able to search nearby businesses and get driving directions even if your connection is spotty or non-existent. A version for the iPhone will come soon.
Alert: A New App To Use When You're In DangerAn app I want to tell you about today is called Alert.
Android Smartwatches Now Work With iPhoneGoogle is introducing an application that will connect Android smartwatches with Apple's iPhone, escalating the battle to strap technology onto people's wrists.
Review: Apple Has Best Smartwatch, But Rivals Have StrengthsAn Associated Press reporter says the Apple Watch is the best smartwatch available, given its polished design and wide range of apps. But there may be reasons to consider something else.