Apple's iPhone privacy woes point to serious issues mobile developers can't afford to ignore.
The sweeping deficiencies of Flash Player 10.2 for Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablets can't all be chalked up to its 'beta' status.
Your website might be gorgeous, but is it really cross-platform? Don't be so sure
Dueling open source alternatives to Microsoft Office match word processors, spreadsheets, and much more; which one should you choose?
Analysis: Android 3.0 is blossoming into something more closely resembling a general-purpose computing platform -- including many features the Chrome OS may never have.
Rumors suggest RIM will adopt Google's Dalvik JVM, but a lot more work would be needed to pull off this strategy.
Developers who think the Amazon Appstore will be a welcome alternative to the Android Market should read the fine print
Analysis: Hits and misses in software development in 2010 included action involving the Web, Java, mobile, and more.
Developers struggle to cope with a Java market dominated by Oracle, smartphone platforms duke it out, and the specter of legislation looms
The Java SE 7 and 8 specifications have the green light, but commercial pressures threaten to derail what should be a community effort
Sony flirted with brilliance when it announced an open source platform for consumer electronics. So why did it pull the project days later?
Articles by Neil Mcallister