Google touts that its new Maps Engine API can be used for virtually any kind of application, with business use cases ranging from health care to retail.
At its annual developers conference, CEO Jeff Lawson said the company's service is now available in 40 countries on six continents, optimized by a global system of distributed data centers.
Designed for small and midsize businesses, the three new subscription plans offer more features and flexibility than their predecessors, says the company.
Microsoft isn't going the Smartwatch 2.0 route with its rumored fitness band. Instead, the company has a more targeted and cloud-connected wearables game plan, sources say.
Google will continue to offer Firebase's cloud-based synchronization service. It's a new step to making Google's tech foundation more compelling to programmers.
The software lets Windows users tap into Apple's new iCloud Drive to save and retrieve documents, photos and other files.
A few of the security cameras we've reviewed have come close to perfection, but we still think there's room for improvement.
With the update, Mac users can take advantage of widgets and the like from third-party developers across OS X.
Forget Windows 9. In an unexpected twist, Microsoft will be going straight to double digits from Windows 8 as it faces a challenging future for its operating system.
Microsoft researchers develop a prototype of an app-shielding technology called Haven, which builds on top of its previous Drawbridge operating system work.