The Amazon third-party developer community, which has been growing quickly through the success of the Kindle Fire, is likely to pick up even more steam with its announcement of the In-App Purchasing API.
VMware recently announced that all major extensions to its Spring Framework are now compatible with the latest version of the Spring open source Java development framework.
According to a lawsuit filed in a Texas court this week, makers of some of the most popular mobile apps are collecting user information without the consumer's consent.
Gorilla Logic this week released MonkeyTalk, a free and open source tool for testing native and hybrid apps built for both iOS and Android.
Microsoft has announced the release of Windows Embedded Standard 8's community test preview (CTP) for download.
Microsoft, partnered with with secured and managed mobile enterprise app company Good Technology, will bring encrypted e-mail services to the Windows Phone platform.
Six tech companies have agreed to provide clear information on their individual privacy policies before their products are downloaded.
EclipseSource has just unveiled RAP mobile, an alternative for developing apps in Java based on the Eclipse Rich Ajax Platform (RAP).
The Department of Defense's custom-built and secure Android operating system came about through research done to study the security of mobile devices for military use.
A large malware ring might have infected more than 5 million Android users with fraudulent apps, according to Symantec.
Xamarin this week released Mono for Android 4.0, a set of tools designed to allow developers to build C# apps that run on the latest version of Google's operating system.
In an effort to lend its Node.js expertise to VMware's Cloud Foundry project, cloud software and services provider Joyent has signed on to VMware's Community Leads program.
Once again leading the smartphone OS race is Google's open source Android platform, which according to Gartner shipped on 60.5 million units worldwide in Q3 2011.
According to a survey conducted by IDC and Appcelerator, interest in developing for Windows Phone 7 has increased.
In an announcement made this week by Adobe, the company will cut 750 workers and discontinue its browser-based Flash Player for mobile devices.
According to a forecast released by Gartner last week, App stores and marketplaces will be among the top 10 strategic technologies for enterprises next year.
On Tuesday Google released the software developer kit for its newest version of the Android OS, code-named "Ice Cream Sandwich."
Attacks against smartphone applications and browsers will continue to rise as the adoption of tablets and smartphones increase.
Internet, e-mail and messaging services went down for North American Research in Motion (RIM) smartphone device customers today.
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.