Big changes in store for Android Market

By Ed Burnette | December 11, 2010, 12:30pm PST Over the next several days, Google will be updating the Android Market on devices running Android 1.6 or higher to introduce a number of changes that will affect users and developers alike. According to email sent Saturday to registered developers, the changes include: Reducing the purchase refund window to 15...

Microsoft set to detail second Windows Phone update at Mobile World Congress in February

Tom Warren 22 hours ago, 9 Comments Windows Phone 7 developer device Microsoft is planning to unveil and detail a second Windows Phone 7 update in February. The software giant has chosen the Mobile World Congress venue according to sources familiar with the plans. Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is due to hold a keynote at the event and Microsoft’s press event will...

Apple Increases Tablet Share to 95 Percent as Android Slips – Bloomberg

Apple Inc. increased its market share in tablet computers to 95 percent in the third quarter, while Google Inc.’s Android operating system slipped, according to researcher Strategy Analytics. Global tablet sales rose 26 percent from the previous period to 4.4 million units, with Apple selling 4.19 million iPads, the company said in a statement. Android’s share...

Businesses gobbling up Google Android smartphones, ChangeWave finds

By Bob Brown, Network World September 22, 2010 03:41 PM ET Companies are increasingly spending their smartphone dollars on Google Android devices, at least in part at the expense of RIM BlackBerry devices, according to ChangeWave Research’s latest numbers. Some 1,600 corporate IT buyers were asked which mobile operating system they currently provide, and while...

Entelligence: Will carriers destroy the Android vision?

Cellphones, Software Entelligence: Will carriers destroy the Android vision? By Michael Gartenberg posted Sep 12th 2010 8:00PM Columns Entelligence is a column by technology strategist and author Michael Gartenberg, a man whose desire for a delicious cup of coffee and a quality New York bagel is dwarfed only by his passion for tech. In these articles,...