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The refreshed mobile OS features prioritized notifications on the lock screen, a self-service guest mode, and a new interface look called Material.
Mozilla's modernized mobile OS is catching up to Apple and Google rivals with improvements necessary to carry Firefox OS beyond its bare-bones roots. Copy-paste and find-my-phone tools patch significant shortcomings.
See how the newly unveiled Apple iPad Air 2 compares to its Android tablet competitors: the Google Nexus 9 and the Samsung Galaxy Tab S.
A purported note to app developers obtained by Android Police claims Google's mobile OS will lick its way to devices next month.
Mockups of new features for Firefox OS 2.0, due later this year, are staring to emerge. Here's a look at its updated interface.
Manufactured by HTC, the Nexus 9 sports dual front-facing speakers, a 64-bit Nvidia K1 processor and Google's newest mobile OS, Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Samsung has updated its business-focused Knox with a dedicated app store and split billing so you can pay for work and personal calls separately.
The engineering teams for both software platforms are now led by the same person, a move that's the latest example of Google blurring the lines between its two operating systems.
The consumer electronics giant on Thursday is pushing out new Macintosh software with some search features that subtly underscore Apple's rivalry with Google.
The most important things to know when shopping for a new laptop, hybrid, or Windows tablet.