Just some of the many announcements includes plans to "bridge the gap" between Java ME and Java SE, an approach to modularizing Java SE 8 that will rely on the Jigsaw platform, and a new project that aims to use HTML5 to bring Java to Apple's iOS platform.
Microsoft announced Wednesday that it expects manufacturers and carriers to begin offering Windows Phone 7.5 "Mango" updates in the next couple of weeks.
Microsoft's Scott Guthrie and Jason Zander dove into the Visual Studio 11 Developer Preview (and more) in the Wednesday Build keynote.
Microsoft kicked off the preliminaries of its Build conference on Monday by previewing the "Windows 8" operating system.
FireMonkey is Embarcadero's new application platform and development framework for building business apps with "ultra-rich" user experiences.
The judge overseeing the dispute between Motorola and Microsoft over Android use threw out Google's attempt to disqualify an expert witness this week.
Google has made a huge move in the smartphone market with today's announcement that it will be shelling out $12.5 billion in cash for phone handset maker Motorola Mobility Holdings Inc.
In the latest report by Gartner, 428.7 million new smartphones have been sold globally in the second quarter of 2011.
A top executive at Motorola suggested on Tuesday that the company is open to a deal with Microsoft on Windows.
Investing the time to apply the proper auditing and testing techniques is worth the time, according to security experts.
Two Microsoft executives are contesting earlier complaints by Google over patents relating to the Android mobile OS.
The creation of malware targeted towards Android devices has increased by a factor of five in the past 12 months.
Microsoft explained today that developers trying to access the latest 'Mango' update to Windows Phone 7 wiill receive a different build.
Potix Corporation has just made its ZK Studio integrated development environment (IDE) available as an Eclipse plug-in.
Microsoft's next update to Windows Phone 7, codenamed "Mango," has been released to device manufacturing partners today.
Attachmate, the company that acquired Novell earlier this year and then laid off virtually all members of the company's Mono team, is now partnering with Xamarin, the startup created by members of that team to continue commercial support of the Mono Project.
According to a comScore report for a three-month period ending in May, Google's Android OS devices claim 38.1 percent of all smartphones owned in the U.S.
Both a new software development kit (SDK) beta and "Mango" beta were released yesterday for Windows Phone 7 developers.
Yesterday Microsoft inked a deal with General Dynamics Itronix, a Sunrise, Fla.-based maker of sturdy computers for the public service, military, industrial market and public sectors.
The patent-holding company Lodsys, which has recently gained notoriety for threatening to sue iOS developers, continues to find itself embroiled in controversy as it broadens its reach to Android game developers.