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Firefox OS to outdo Android with granular application permissions

Starting with Firefox OS 2.1, users will reap privacy and security benefits by being able to control application-specific permissions

The top iOS 8 features for business users

iOS 8 has several features that business users will love and use. Here are the ones to look forward to the most

Famo.us talks big, but jQuery Foundation isn't worried

The cool Web and mobile library has high expectations but may be biting off more than it can chew

California passes law mandating smartphone kill switch

The law is likely to affect smartphones sold around the world

Wanna get rich? Don't build an app

ComScore found that six brands -- Facebook, Google, Apple, Yahoo, Amazon, and eBay -- built nine of the top 10 mobile apps

Microsoft cuts prices of Surface 2 in possible sign of new models this fall

Microsoft cuts prices of Surface 2 in possible sign of new models this fall

Mobile apps could be abused to make expensive phone calls

Mobile applications often don't warn users before a call is made, which a developer says could be misused

Google's search app gets friendlier to bilingual Android users

Queries can now be made in multiple languages without switching settings

Google's retreat on Pointer Events makes life harder for Web developers

Google and Microsoft's different views on Pointer Events mask fundamental disagreements about the future of the Web

So long, iOS -- jailbreakers have found their home: Android

Jailbreakers deserve the malware infections they get, which is why they're moving to Android's 'malware is the norm' world

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So long, iOS -- jailbreakers have found their home: Android
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So long, iOS -- jailbreakers have found their home: Android

Blog by Galen Gruman

Jailbreakers deserve the malware infections they get, which is why they're moving to Android's 'malware is the norm' world
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