Mobile os

07.15.12
Switched On: Android's TV triple threat
07.15.12

Switched On: Android's TV triple threat

Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. Just two years a...

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06.21.12
Android Jelly Bean revealed as version 4.1 on Galaxy Nexus checkout page
06.21.12

Android Jelly Bean revealed as version 4.1 on Galaxy Nexus checkout page

We have yet to get any confirmation from Mountain View, but it looks like Jelly Bean just got a to...

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05.11.12
Baidu announces new smartphone partnership, stops short of saying who with (update: ZTE?)
05.11.12

Baidu announces new smartphone partnership, stops short of saying who with (update: ZTE?)

China's search giant Baidu has already got its foot in the mobile platform door, now it plans to w...

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04.19.12
Mozilla: Brazilians to get first phones running Boot to Gecko
04.19.12

Mozilla: Brazilians to get first phones running Boot to Gecko

We got to fiddle with Mozilla's HTML5-based mobile OS, Boot to Gecko, for the first time a couple...

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04.12.12
Canonical prepping to launch Ubuntu as smartphone OS?
04.12.12

Canonical prepping to launch Ubuntu as smartphone OS?

Crawling the job posting boards over at Canonical turns up a pretty interesting position, one for a...

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02.24.12
Ubuntu for Android: more details and prototype hands-on (video)
02.24.12

Ubuntu for Android: more details and prototype hands-on (video)

Canonical's announcement of Ubuntu for Android kicked up quite a stir, but it also left us with a f...

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02.19.12
Switched On: Think form factors, not PCs
02.19.12

Switched On: Think form factors, not PCs

Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. The iPad, launched...

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02.16.12
Mozilla offers Gaia UI first look, will reveal Boot to Gecko partners at MWC
02.16.12

Mozilla offers Gaia UI first look, will reveal Boot to Gecko partners at MWC

Mozilla surprised us last summer when it announced plans for its Boot to Gecko mobile OS. Now, it l...

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02.07.12
Belle update arrives for compatible Nokia Symbian phones (video)
02.07.12

Belle update arrives for compatible Nokia Symbian phones (video)

The latest reformation of Symbian has started to appear for compatible handsets -- and it's arrive...

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