Google plans to implement new search ranking changes designed to punish websites that are not optimized for smartphone screens.
Opera Software is rolling out an overhauled version of its popular Opera Mini mobile browser, promising a more advanced, feature-rich Web experience for low-priced phones.
Developers who make mobile apps in their spare time might not think of themselves as real entrepreneurs, at least until their apps start generating real revenue. However, a recent blog post on startup culture clearly struck a chord with many who have fantasized about creating a software company from nothing.
Amazon introduced Login with Amazon, a new service enabling its 200 million-plus active customers to efficiently and securely sign in to applications, games and websites. According to Amazon, the service will enable its developer partners to slash consumer sign-in friction, in turn driving engagement and purchase conversion.
There are no doubt plenty of developers out there hoping their app will hit the big time. Based on some recent recommendations put forward by Facebook, however, they might want to reconsider what they're doing and focus instead on a new goal: having their app hit users' Timelines.
Google is rolling out a new version of its Chrome Beta for Android, adding the built-in translation bar first introduced via the desktop of the browser.
Press the button. Flick the switch. Open the file folder. They're all terms we immediately know, but the context is a lot more complicated in a software-centric world. When you hear them, do you think first of handling objects in the physical world or using an app? Your answer will say a lot about how you will respond to interface design. More developers need to think about how their target market will react to this question.
Opera Software is rolling out the finalized version of its WebKit-based mobile browser for Google's Android operating system.
Dylan Casey is exiting his post as head of product management at mobile social networking app Path to join Yahoo, All Things D reports.
Google is rolling out a new content recommendation engine designed to help mobile websites deepen reader engagement and loyalty.