Microsoft wants to follow you everywhere you go, whether you're using a Lumia phone or not, and the most recent update to the beta edition of Cortana for Android gives it more powers.
Cyanogen, the company behind the CyanogenMod and Cyanogen OS custom ROMs for Android devices, recently announced that it boasts 50 million users, which is more than the user bases for Windows Mobile and BlackBerry combined.
If you're an Android owner, you need to get used to one thing: You aren't going to get updates, so you won't be as safe as someone on an iPhone. Manufacturers, carriers, and Google must work together to make Android unified and secure, but they won't.
Chinese startup Jide has launched a Kickstarter campaign today for its upcoming Remix Mini computer, described by its developers as "The world's first true Android PC." Early-bird backers can grab one for as little as $20.
The $99 ZTE Obsidian hits T-Mobile on Thursday, August 13. It sports 4G LTE connectivity and Android 5.1, notable features for a budget phone. Unfortunately, it compromises in other areas.
Analytics firm ComTech reports that Android made gains the expense of Apple's iPhone in the U.S. in Q2, but performed poorly in Europe. Google's mobile OS still dominates in China, however.
OnePlus is giving you a chance to get an invite for the OnePlus 2 a lot sooner than usual. The company is offering 100 invites through eBay Giving Works, and all proceeds will benefit the UNICEF Tap Project.
It's one of the great modern debates: Which is better, iOS or Android? If this funny video is anything to go by, nobody can really tell the difference. But when told Android is iOS 9, they really like it.
Twitter's experimental News tab, which is live in Japan, aggregates top headlines from around the social network in a single list. It's one of the company's many ongoing attempts to curate Twitter's firehose of hashtags and tweets.
Startup Mobcrush, now in open beta, is bringing Twitch-style live game streaming to mobile phones and tablets. The beta is currently only open to people with iOS devices and Mac computers, but Windows and Android betas will follow.
Google's Android for Work program continues to sign on names. All four major U.S. carriers, 40 new businesses, and a growing list of device makers have joined the fray, the company announced.
Security researchers at Trend Micro have discovered a vulnerability that they claim can render a phone or tablet inoperable. All it takes, according to the report, is a malformed video file.
If you want a new look for your Android phone, but don't want to get caught up with a ton of customization, then take a look at Arrow. It's a new launcher from Microsoft that displays the stuff that matters.
The all new Moto X Play for 2015 is a more affordable version of the Moto X Style. With it's smaller display and beefier battery, The Moto X Play still offers the same "best in class" camera. It's coming this August in 55 countries.
Step aside, Doom -- running Half-Life is the new test of a device's mettle. Modder Dave Bennett has managed to get Valve's seminal first-person shooter running on an Android-powered LG G smartwatch.