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Mobile security: iOS vs. Android vs. BlackBerry vs. Windows Phone

Android Marshmallow and iOS 9 add new tricks to the MDM arsenal, especially for app management

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Mobile management: What's new in iOS 9 and Android Marshmallow

The two main mobile operating systems have a few new tricks up their sleeves when it comes to security

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Microsoft strikes a deal with Asus: We won't sue if you put Office on your Android devices

It's a classic quid-pro-quo move that helps Microsoft expand its Office ecosystem to Asus Android smartphones and tablets

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Facebook gives Android a kick in the byte code

Facebook turns its attention to the Redex project for optimizing Java bytecode to improve Android optimization

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New Android vulnerabilities put over a billion devices at risk of remote hacking

The flaws are located in Android's media processing components and can be exploited through maliciously crafted websites

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The FTC is wrong about antitrust fears over Android

Microsoft can't develop a successful mobile operating system, so it's making a crybaby case against Google

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Google's new Nexus 5X and 6P smartphones to debut in October

Google says it has the best camera to ever grace a Nexus smartphone, specifically touting its low-light performance

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Android 6.0 Marshmallow coming to Nexus devices next week

Google's own devices will be the first to get the latest Android upgrade

Will this handset become BlackBerry’s first Android device?

BlackBerry pins hopes on an Android phone as handset losses continue

With the Priv phone, BlackBerry is moving away from its proprietary OS and embracing Android

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US antitrust authorities could follow EU in investigating Google's Android deals

A joint DOJ-FTC investigation of Google's Android licensing deals may be in the offing

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Top travel apps for iOS, Android riddled with security flaws

Biggest problems include a lack of encryption for app data and insufficient protection against main-in-the-middle attacks

Russian authority finds Google guilty of antitrust abuses

Google has abused its dominant position by requiring smartphone vendors to install its software on Android phones, antitrust authority rules

10 tips to make your PC and Android phone work as one

10 ways to bring together your PC and Android phone

Your smartphone and desktop computer can interoperate in powerful ways. Here's how to make it happen


Hands-on: It'll take a lot to beat the style of the Huawei Watch

This Android Wear watch takes form and function to the next level.

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Samsung, Apple patent dispute heads for retrial on damages

The long-running patent dispute between Apple and Samsung is headed for a jury retrial in March or April next year

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7 Android Marshmallow features taken from iOS

Google's latest Android update includes a bunch of 'new' features that iOS users have been enjoying for years

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Samsung's choice: Blingy Galaxy S6 Edge+ or fatally flawed Note 5

The phablet follow-ups to the high-quality Galaxy S6 lineup fall short where they shouldn't

16 must-have Android productivity apps

16 must-have Android productivity apps

From basic business tasks to advanced automation, these 16 apps will make your Android device more useful than ever

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