The new version of standard Java was due this September, but the need for more work on security issues and Project Lambda have pushed the release date back to the first quarter of 2014.
The World Wide Web Consortium has a roster of proposed enhancements, including better forms, spell checking, and video captioning.
iOS app sales still outpace Android app sales four to one.
Industry observers aren't optimistic, despite chatter about the possibility in OpenJDK circles
BlackBerry app developers see turnaround for RIM, thanks to upcoming UI improvements and new development options.
Developers were unhappy with the lack of desktop application support.
Despite the rumors of the next Android OS 'Jelly Bean', developers are focused on making apps -- and money -- from today's Android OS.
Mozilla Marketplace will be online in a few weeks to take on Apple App Store and Google Play Store
As smartphone and tablet usage skyrockets, IT seeks a way to distribute its own apps.
New business unit will address the gap between Microsoft and non-Microsoft technologies.
Participants in the OpenJDK email-based discussion group, including representatives from Oracle, have been advocating for the Graal project.
The Bouncer service steps up Android Market security, periodically analyzing apps for known malware, spyware, and Trojans.
The search giant proposes enhancements for the Web's TCP transport layer to reduce latency.