LiMo Foundation Releases LiMo 4
The LiMo Foundation today announced the availability of LiMo 4, the latest version of its mobile Linux platform. LiMo 4 brings a number of improvements to the platform, including more widget support, multimedia support, social networking support and support for location based services, multi-tasking and multi-touch capabilities. LiMo 4 can also handle scalable screen resolutions, which allows it to be used on a wider range of device form factors. The LiMo Foundation expects the first LiMo 4 handsets to be available in the second half of the year.
Review: Microsoft Windows 10 Mobile
Window 10 for smartphones builds on the foundation created by Microsoft for its desktops, laptops, and tablets. Windows 10 is a unifying platform that boasts universal apps and common, key functions that make for a seamless experience across form factors.
Android Auto to Benefit from Android N Features
Google offered a few details on what the future holds for Android Auto. The platform will be expanded thanks to Android N.
Google Officially Releases Android 7 Nougat
Google today made the final version of Android 7.0 Nougat available to developers, phone makers, and select devices. Google released the first developer build of Nougat earlier this year and has been refining the platform ever since.
Google Search App for iPhone Gains a Home Screen Widget
Google today updated its main Search application for the iPhone and added a widget for the home screen. Technically, iOS doesn't support true home screen widgets other than those in the notification panel.