Remote desktop software is normally a pain in the butt. The new Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android isn't—and it's free.
The system will be based around a basic $50 skeleton with customizable modules
NTT DoCoMo, Modu and Microsoft have all showed modular concept phones, but Ara might be the most advanced yet.
But Google's modular smartphone architecture is at best a long shot, according to an analyst.
Even in beta, Microsoft's Cortana digital assistant has an impressive amount to say for itself. But is it enough to keep up?
There's plenty to like about the Galaxy S5, even if it can't measure up to the newly released HTC One (M8) as an Android smartphone.
An insider's account of the early days of Android follows behind-the-scenes details from Apple.
A small number of people could see warnings with the new system, Google said.
The device ships from stores in France, Germany, Spain and the UK for $330
Google recently pulled a $4 security app from Google Play that bilked thousands of users before it was finally found out.