Apple makes product upgrades, pushes into streaming music

...consumers view it as a novelty or an essential shopping tool.APPLE WATCH:Apple announced an update to the watch operating system and said it will release the programming tools that independent developers need to build apps that can interact directly...

Google unveils Android's latest technological tricks

...FRANCISCO - Google's next version of its Android operating system will boast new ways to fetch information, pay merchants...management of home security and appliances with a new operating system called Brillo that will interact with Android devices...

Google unveils cheapest Chromebooks yet as Microsoft slashes price on Surface Pro 3 tablet

...design lightweight laptops running on the Chrome operating system since 2011. The newest versions are made by Hisense...the Chromebit, is a stick loaded with an entire operating system that can be plugged into any HDMI port. The Chromebit's...

Nokia in advanced talks to buy Alcatel-Lucent

...But it met its match when Apple launched the iPhone and also was unable to compete against Google Inc.'s Android operating system and cheaper handsets from Asia.Recently, it has made a turnaround since its 5.4 billion-euro sale of the lossmaking...

Google hires woman as new CFO, luring Morgan Stanley exec from Wall St. to Silicon Valley

...dominant search engine and digital ad network, the Mountain View, Calif., company also boasts the top mobile operating system in Android and the most popular video site in YouTube, as well as the popular Chrome browser and Gmail service...

BlackBerry offers new phones but turns focus to software

...made by Apple and those run on Google's Android operating system, like the popular Samsung models.Chen's major...from its devices and made them available for the operating systems of would-be competitors.It has since struck new...

As Explorer loses ground, Microsoft readies new web browser

...Microsoft has built a new web browser designed for the modern web and mobile devices to go with its new Windows 10 operating system that's coming later this year. Explorer will still be available, but Microsoft hinted this week that its new...

Microsoft shows off Windows 10 and 'HoloLens'

...renderings of people, machines or other objects.The new gadget runs on the newest version of Microsoft's flagship operating system, Windows 10, which the company says is designed to provide a more familiar experience as users shift back and forth...

3 carriers to build Google's mobile wallet into new phones

...Google already does with its search engine, Gmail and YouTube on millions of other phones running on Android ? an operating system that Google has been giving away for years to ensure people keep using its products on mobile devices. Google profits...

Controversial software on Lenovo laptops uses cutting-edge visual search technology

...uninstall.ome experts say users might want to wipe their hard drives and start over, re-installing the Windows operating system.That's not an easy task for casual users, Westin said, "but it's the best way to be completely sure."