Google Chrome Android Operating System – Business Insider 

Google SVP of Chrome, Apps, and Android Sundar Pichai

A lot of people have wondered over the years why Google has two operating systems, Android and the newer Chrome OS.
Unlike Android, a mobile and tablet platform, Chrome OS runs on desktop.

So why does Google have both?

Everything You Need to Know About the New Privacy-Focused Smartphones 

A new generation of privacy-focused smartphones hit the scene at Mobile World Congress (MWC) last month. On the surface, they’re all pretty exciting, but do you really need one of them to keep your data safe from prying eyes? Here’s what you need to know.

Android Accounted for 97% of All Mobile Malware in 2013 

Back in 2012, Android accounted for 79 percent of all mobile malware. Last year, that number has ballooned even further to 97 percent.

Both those data points come from security firm F-Secure, which today released its 40-page Threat Report for the second half of 2013. Here is how bad the situation has become:

MWC 2014: The Future Is Cheaper, Wearable and Invisibly Secure 

BARCELONA, Spain — Weathered veterans of the Mobile World Congress will tell you that this year’s event suffered from too many pre-announced devices (thus undercutting the on-site news value), or that not enough of the big names in mobile (read: Apple, Google, etc.) were on hand to go head-to-head against the other major players.

Nothing Keeps Apple From Making an Android Phone Except Common Sense 

In his charming Wozniakian way, Apple (AAPL) co-founder Steve Wozniak floated a strange proposal in a recent interview with Wired: the idea that Apple could begin making phones that run on the Android operating system.

Australians turn away from contracts for new phones: Study

Summary: A new study has found that Australians are beginning to turn away from signing lengthy contracts with mobile telcos in order to get a new phone. Australians are moving away from signing up for lengthy mobile contracts in order to get a

How will Google Glass be used with cars? Hyundai has some ideas

Auto maker Hyundai announced at CES this week that it will support Google Glass in its Genesis automobiles. While the announcement itself won’t have much short-term impact — there are very few Glass owners, and likely even fewer who own or plan

Sony Reportedly In Talks With Microsoft About Making Windows Phone Devices

Sony is not the only company that Microsoft is talking to about expanding into Windows Phone products. Microsoft is also negotiating with Chinese telecommunications company, ZTE This would not be the first time that Sony has partnered

Google vuole un androide vero: in arrivo robot in grado di sostituire l’uomo

Big G ha acquisito tecnologie per lo sviluppo automi in grado di svolgere mansioni complesse. Dietro c’è il papà di Android: “E’ una visione per il prossimo decennio”, dice. E quello dell’automazione è il prossimo fronte di competizione per i grandi dell’hi-tech