Paul KrillEditor at Large, InfoWorld

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Paul Krill is an editor at large at InfoWorld, focusing on coverage of application development (desktop and mobile) and core Web technologies such as HTML5, Java, and Flash.

Canonical CEO: Ubuntu Tablet OS Will Battle Android, iOS

Jane Silber believes there's plenty of room for a new player in tablets, TVs, and maybe even smartphones.

Mobile App Developers to Get Their Own Professional Organization

The Application Developers Alliance would enable collaboration and provide education, cloud access, and lobbying efforts.

Adobe Grudgingly Accepts HTML5

As Flash gives way to open technologies, Adobe is retooling to support the new reality for developers.

Microsoft Ships Silverlight 5

Silverlight 5 includes hardware decode of H.264 media, which improves performance with the decoding of unprotected content using the GPU.

Developers Eager for Kindle Fire

The low-cost tablet is attracting plenty of early interest from developers who expect it to jump-start the Android market, based on a survey conducted early this month.

Android Developers Praise Ice Cream Sandwich's User Interface

With the first Ice Cream Sandwich smartphones featuring Google's latest OS due in mid-November, the real app testing can soon begin.