Android 4.4 KitKat brings Android to the masses, introduces a minimal design, and puts Google search in your dialer.
Android OS, app and device news
The process for updating Android remains a slow and frustrating one for users who want the latest version.
The latest flavor of Google's mobile OS is rising up the ranks but still lags behind KitKat and Jelly Bean in adoption.
From the Cheapskate: It's a refurbished no-brand model, but with some surprisingly good specs -- including a 1080p IPS screen.
Technically Incorrect: In a survey timed to feel out whether operating systems correlate with choice of candidates, "No opinion" is the second choice of many Republicans.
From the Cheapskate: This colorful travel companion doubles as a Wi-Fi router and triples as a mobile charger. Plus: free/cheap games for Android and iOS!
The maker of the Apple Watch comes out on top in a poll on which brand is coolest for wearable devices. Designer brands don't fare so well.
Samsung Pay is now available in the US. Here's how it works and what you need to use the mobile payment system.
iOS has emoji built-in...but wait, so does Android!
From the Cheapskate: This all-in-one does it all: printing, scanning, copying and faxing. And it supports AirPrint and Google Cloud Print as well. Plus: an amazing tablet deal!