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Why are Android users switching to Apple's iPhone?

Android users reveal why they switched to the iPhone.

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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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20 classic games you can play on your Android phone

Looking for a gaming great? Here's a stack of old favorites from 2000 and earlier.

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Porn Hub reveals the secret desires of iOS and Android users

Porn adds a whole new wrinkle to the iOS vs. Android wars.

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

Microsoft and Asus expand a previous patent licensing deal that includes an agreement to put Office apps on Asus Android smartphones and tablets.

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

Newly discovered vulnerabilities in the way Android processes MP3 and MP4 files can allow attackers to compromise devices by tricking users to visit specifically-crafted Web pages.

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Spec showdown: Google's Pixel C tablet vs. Microsoft's Surface 3

Pixel C vs. Surface 3: fight!

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First Look: Android M, for Marshmallow

Google officially rolled out Android 6.0 at a special event on Tuesday.

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Fancred a must-have social app for sports buffs

Fancred is a sports-centric social network that offers live streaming and gamification features as well as news and scores, making it a one-stop shop for fans. But how does its mobile app score for additional news sources, fantasy...

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Here's what we expect Google to announce on Sept. 29

Not one but two new Nexus phones? A new Chromecast? The final release of Android Marshmallow? Google could do it all tomorrow.

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Google improves voice search

Google said it has built a better neural network that is making its voice search work faster and better in noisy environments.


BlackBerry confirms Android-powered Priv phone coming later this year

BlackBerry's rumored 'Venice' phone now has an official name, but not much else in the way of official details.

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

Antitrust authorities in Europe are investigating whether Google illegally forces smartphone vendors to install its own app suite on phones running the Android open source operating system. Now, it seems, US authorities may be ready...

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Windows devices account for 80% of malware infections transmitted via mobile networks

Microsoft may have just a single-digit slice of the mobile market, but there's one segment of mobile it's winning: Malware infections delivered via mobile networks.

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Microsoft's Send brings its Outlook-based, WhatsApp-like messaging to Android

Microsoft is making a bigger push for its simplified email messaging platform by bringing Send to Android.

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Android users lash out at Apple for Move to iOS app

Scathing comments have been posted by Android users on the Google Play store about Apple's Move to iOS app.

Apple seduces Android users with switch-to-iOS app

Apple today made good on a June promise by placing an Android-to-iOS migration app in the Google Play Store.

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