News, analysis and tips on the Google Android operating system, and devices and apps that use it.
My Motorola Xyboard isn't the only Android device out there plagued with tardy updates.
Google's mobile OS has a pretty good handle on the small tablet market. Does Apple need to be there too?
Google's Android 4.0 is picking up steam but still pales next to mainstay Gingerbread.
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.
Can Android tablets match the iPad in usability? Yes, if they apply an important lesson from Apple.
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.
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.