Operating-system - Latest News on Operating-system | Read Breaking News on Zee News
Android grabs 85% of smartphone market: survey

Android grabs 85% of smartphone market: survey

Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 00:14

Smartphones powered by the Android operating system captured 85 percent of the worldwide market in the second quarter, threatening to marginalize rival platforms, a new survey shows.

Microsoft says complies with law in China amid probe

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 13:55

Microsoft said on Wednesday it seeks to comply with Chinese law, after Beijing announced an anti-monopoly investigation of the US technology giant over its business practices.

China regulator in anti-monopoly probe of Microsoft

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 15:54

A Chinese regulator said on Tuesday it is conducting an anti-monopoly investigation into Microsoft Corp because the firm has not fully disclosed information about its Windows operating system and Microsoft Office application.

Samsung delays Tizen phone launch

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 14:37

Samsung Electronics will delay the release of its first smartphone running the new Tizen operating system (OS), reports said.

Google wants Android to dominate world market

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 17:07

Google at its I/O conference revealed their ambition make Android the dominating OS worldwide.

Smartphone market still growing as prices fall: Study

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 04:35

Global smartphone sales will jump 23 percent this year to more than 1.2 billion units, fueled by growth of low-cost handsets in emerging markets, a research firm said Wednesday.

Soon, a watch by Samsung that works as a phone

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 11:17

Samsung is reportedly developing a smart watch that would work as a smart phone itself. The watch phone is said to launch in June or July.

BlackBerry opens its OS to mobile device management companies

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 12:00

BlackBerry is opening its operating system BlackBerry 10 to mobile device management (MDM) companies to get a stronger foothold in the Internet of Things (IoT) market.

Oracle wins copyright ruling against Google over Android

Last Updated: Saturday, May 10, 2014, 14:44

Oracle Corp won a legal victory against Google Inc on Friday as a U.S. appeals court decided Oracle could copyright parts of the Java programming language, which Google used to design its Android smartphone operating system.

Microsoft targets $50 bn affordable mobile devices market

Last Updated: Friday, April 25, 2014, 20:01

The US-based software giant Microsoft, the new owner of Nokia's mobile devices business, will target the USD 50 billion affordable handset market to restore lost glory of a firm which once was the world's largest handset maker.

Microsoft releases self-satire game to sendoff Windows XP

Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 10:54

As Windows XP moves towards its end, Microsoft has made a satirical game which fights the windows components.

Microsoft ends support to XP; opens market for Chinese firms

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 13:06

Computers can still run XP but it will become more insecure and prone to viruses.