Google released its Android 4.2 SDK, which it first unveiled late last month. Developers can leverage new engagement features like interactive widgets placed directly on Android device lock screens, simplifying access to the user's favorite applications and content.
Google announced an agreement to acquire web and mobile applications publisher LabPixies--financial details of the deal were not disclosed, but various reports peg the purchase price at $25 million.
LAS VEGAS--As part of a quest to establish its MiFi Intelligent Hotspot as a device-agnostic application platform, Novatel is working on a plan to help developers commercialize apps for the device.
Mobile web solutions provider Opera Software announced its Opera Widgets platform is now available for virtually all mobile handsets, including mass-market devices. Opera Widgets enable operators and
BARCELONA, Spain--The role of a wireless carrier in an app store world became a divisive issue during this morning's keynote session here at the Mobile World Congress trade show. On one side of the
Handset makers LG Electronics, Research In Motion, Samsung Electronics and Sharp Corporation have agreed to support the Joint Innovation Lab initiative's widget specification in future mobile
European mobile operator Orange announced the launch of Social Life, a new social networking service that aggregates users' Facebook, MySpace and Bebo accounts in one central place. According to
Wireless technologies provider Qualcomm announced an agreement to deploy its Plaza Mobile Internet widget platform across all of Latin American wireless operator América Móvil's 18
BT-owned Ribbit has announced a deal with online marketer Sprout to integrate voice functionality into Sprout's advertising campaigns. The partnership will leverage Ribbit's embeddable voice
As you probably know by now, I am not a fan of browsers on wireless devices. Yes, the iPhone is better than most for browsing, but the process still leaves a lot to be desired. I favor software