Google Android operating system and devices

  • September 25, 2008 25 Sep'08

    Out of the gates, Android a long way from enterprise ready

    Android's launch device, the G1, has some neat features, but few of them make it a better enterprise phone.

  • September 22, 2008 22 Sep'08

    Palm announces next-gen Palm OS II by mid-year 2009

    Palm recently announced that their long-anticipated next-generation Palm mobile operating system, commonly dubbed Palm OS II, would be running by mid-year 2009.

  • July 02, 2008 02 Jul'08

    Palm sales up but revenues falling

    Though Palm's smartphone sales are soaring and recovering, Palm as a whole has revenues down.

  • June 06, 2008 06 Jun'08

    Google Android demonstrated at Google I/O conference

    Google's Android was demonstrated recently at the Google I/O conference.

  • February 07, 2008 07 Feb'08

    Android development tools to be improved

    Android's development tools will be improved due to complaints and requests from the developers who are working on Google's mobile operating system.

  • January 29, 2008 29 Jan'08

    Palm's new head of Product Development begins quietly

    Contrary to typical Palm Inc. behavior, new head of Product Development Mike Bell has begun his new position without much publicity.

  • July 13, 2005 13 Jul'05

    Linux on the go

    According to one Linux vendor, the true value of open source goes far beyond the bottom line when it comes to mobile devices. In fact, it could be the panacea for running nearly any application across both mobile and fixed platforms.

  • February 11, 2004 11 Feb'04

    Palm success, past and future, depends on developers

    Amid growing competition from Microsoft and Symbian, the Palm organization is endorsing interoperability like never before. Experts say the OS-maker's freebie-focused strategy had made developing Palm applications much easier.

  • February 04, 2004 04 Feb'04

    Mobile platforms on collision course

    Today there are a dizzying array of mobile platform choices, from Microsoft's .NET and Java, to niche frameworks offered by Pumatech Inc., Sybase's iAnywhere Solutions Inc., and others. But Jack Gold, a vice president with Stamford, Conn.-based Meta...

  • December 09, 2003 09 Dec'03

    Sharp shock for Linux

    Of the 11 million PDA sales, around 15% included wireless functionality, and that's set to double this next year. Of course the growth in wireless-enabled laptops, hotspots and general Wi-Fi hype is fueling interest, but perhaps something extra is ...

  • October 21, 2003 21 Oct'03

    Letter to the Editors, October 21, 2003

    Every so often, one of our readers takes issue with something we've published, and writes in to tell us about it.

  • June 26, 2003 26 Jun'03

    Analyst questions Palm's gain in WebSphere deal

    A recent deal between Palm and IBM will bring a mobile edition of WebSphere to Palm's Tungsten PDAs. But an analyst says Palm still has a tough task ahead of it.

  • May 13, 2003 13 May'03

    Mayoral candidate uses Linux as a running mate

    Bill Clinton tooted the sax -- Juan Alberto Belloch is tooting Linux's horn. The mayoral wannabe in Spain loves Linux so much, he's making it a campaign platform.