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Android: The cable guy analogy

My Motorola Xyboard isn't the only Android device out there plagued with tardy updates.

By July 7, 2012


Android points the way for small tablets

Google's mobile OS has a pretty good handle on the small tablet market. Does Apple need to be there too?

By July 4, 2012


Microsoft store coming to an Apple Store near you?

Microsoft and Apple Stores cheek by jowl? The more the merrier for consumers, and better for Microsoft, which needs to demonstrate it has competitive offerings too.

By April 7, 2012


Android Ice Cream Sandwich gains, but Gingerbread dominates

Google's Android 4.0 is picking up steam but still pales next to mainstay Gingerbread.

By April 2, 2012


With Android 3.2.2, Motorola Xyboard 'Xoom 2' gets better

The Motorola Xyboard experience just got a whole lot better with an Android 3.2.2 update. Perhaps Motorola shouldn't have released the Xyboard at all prior to 3.2.2.

By February 25, 2012


Two Android tablets take on Apple: One is up to the task

Can Android tablets match the iPad in usability? Yes, if they apply an important lesson from Apple.

By February 18, 2012


How to scrap Flash, get HTML5 video in Safari on your Mac

With the rise of HTML5 vying for video supremacy on the Web, workarounds for disabling Flash Player continue to pop up, allowing users to get a smoother, faster video-viewing experience online.

By November 30, 2010


PwnageTool jailbreaks 4.1 devices, Apple TV 2

New jailbreak combines multiple exploits to allow loading of custom firmware packages onto any iDevice running iOS 4.1, makes apps for Apple TV 2 possible.

By October 20, 2010


iPad-compatible iOS 4.2 seeded to developers

Apple releases a beta version of its upcoming iOS software, which brings folders and multitasking for iPad users. The software will be made available to the general public in November.

By September 15, 2010


Buzz Out Loud 1290: Android says, Talk to me, baby (podcast)

Google launches new voice control for Android. Apple breaks over-the-air Jailbreaking. Spock's coffin has us spinning in our graves. And also, Rafe needs a new TV. Yeah, it's kind of a slow news day.

By August 12, 2010