On-demand smartphone apps are known for addressing the whims and desires of the comfortable. It turns out they can also serve the greater good.
CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman is back on the road again. This year, he drove thousands of miles up and down the East Coast, searching for the most interesting spots for technology, military, research and development, naval shipbuilding, and more.
Deactivation of the mobile newspaper viewer comes as the tech company expands its retail presence in the country.
The tech giants agree to dismiss about 20 patent-royalty lawsuits related to use of smartphones, Wi-Fi and Web video.
The business-friendly Android tablet will likely go up against Apple's iPad Pro, which also connects to a keyboard.
Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.
The image features only a view of the backplate, but it's white and comes with the familiar "Nexus" branding. Questions abound, however, over whether the image is real.
It's reportedly planning to release new China-specific versions of its Google Play app store and Android Wear software, in what would be a markedly softened stance toward the country.
US District Judge Lucy Koh has approved the settlement, which is $90.5 million more than a previous offer she rejected last year.
India's business watchdog has filed a report that calls the legitimacy of Google's search results into question, raising similar complaints to the US' FTC and European Union's EC in years past.
Starting Tuesday, Google's Chrome browser won't automatically play ads that use Flash -- another blow for the long-criticized animation software.