Multiple iOS developers are reporting changes to application search results generated by Apple's App Store, suggesting the computing giant is emphasizing metrics like relevancy and user ratings over names and keywords.
Nuance Communications unveiled a new version of its Swype mobile text input technology, adding voice recognition features.
Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) introduced Google+ Local, a recommendation engine enabling consumers to discover and share local information based on social networking insights and Zagat reviews. Google+
Yahoo is launching Axis, a free app for Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iOS platform that combines mobile search capabilities with browser-based visual results instead of conventional text links. Axis searches
Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) introduced a revamped version of its free search application for Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone highlighted by a redesigned user interface and more efficient access to other Google
Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson has resigned following controversy over misstatements on his academic record. Ross Levinsohn, who previously served as Yahoo's head of global media, will assume interim CEO
Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) Android generated a net loss for the company in all four quarters of 2010 despite bringing in revenues of $97.7 million during the first quarter of that year. U.S. District
AT&T (NYSE:T) will launch Watson speech recognition application programming interfaces enabling third-party developers to build mobile services that integrate voice and transcription
Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) unveiled an updated version of its Bing Translator app for Windows Phone, introducing an augmented reality translation tool as well as offline access. The revamped Bing
WASHINGTON--The Federal Trade Commission has quietly stepped up efforts to regulate business activities on mobile devices. In a report (.pdf) to the House Appropriations subcommittee on Financial