News, analysis and tips on the Google Android operating system, and devices and apps that use it.
CNET editors round up their favorite tablets, including products from Apple, Samsung, and Google.
Thanks to its stellar performance and affordable price, the Nexus 7 is the Android tablet to get.
Strong performance, high-end specs, and an ultra-affordable price make the Google Nexus 5 not just the best unlocked phone on the market, but the best Nexus phone by far.
In addition to the rumored Nexus 8, HTC could be prepping two other Android tablets.
Presenting author information in search results wasn't as useful as Google had expected.
Encryption has been optional since 2011, but Android L, due out later this year, will include activation procedures for automatic encryption.
Google gives us a preview of the future of its mobile operating system.
Pricing not available
The latest Firefox for Android beta focuses on developer tools, but one could have big ramifications by turning the browser's homepage into a platform called Firefox Hub.
Still finishing up its antitrust probe of Google's search practices, the EU is now looking into allegations regarding the company's control over Android apps, reports The Wall Street Journal.
But the latest version of Android is still far behind Jelly Bean, which reigns on more than half of all devices recorded.
You may not have known that you wanted Android apps to run on Chrome OS, but Google thinks they should. The first four Android apps for Chromebooks are now available.