Mobile operating systems

Morgan Stanley puts a halt on BlackBerry 10 upgrade

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-08-29/morgan-stanley-is-said-to-hold-off-on-blackberry-10-upgrade.html Morgan Stanley is holding out on upgrading its employees BlackBerry smartphones to the latest operating system, BlackBerry 10, available on the…

Forget gas: Pioneer fills your car with mobile apps

Pioneer’s new $599 AppRadio2, a smart, 7-inch capacitive touch display radio supports both iOS and Android phones. It includes an external GPS, rear-camera input, and of course, smartphones with compatible apps. Looks like a great way to get Pandora, Waze, or Rdio integrated with your car!

Why RIM is cutting 2,000 jobs

Just over 10 percent of RIM’s workforce will be laid off as the company continues losing market share in a segment it once led. How could this happen? RIM has been slow to transition, a process that’s still under way, with no end in sight.

IOS saps Android developer momentum with iPad 2, Verizon iPhone

Apple’s hold on developers has gotten stronger with the apparent help of the iPad 2 and Verizon iPhone, cutting into gains from Android, according to Flurry. The latest numbers suggest that even with the fast advance of Android, developers still like their prospects on iOS,

Why Galaxy Users Should Demand Android 2.0

The new Samsung Galaxy doesn’t support Android 2.0, according to a report today, which means Galaxy users will be missing out on some pretty cool features. So why would any informed smartphone shopper consider buying the device?