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.
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.