Daniel IonescuPCWorld

Daniel has been writing about smartphones, tablets and apps since 2008, and he enjoys pitting gadgets against each other.

Google: Adobe Flash support coming to Android 2.2

Adobe's Flash platform will get official support on Android phones later this year, when Google releases version 2.2 of its mobile operating system, according to the company's vice president of engineering.

Google dashes hopes of free iPhone turn-by-turn GPS

Google has denied the latest rumors that the search giant will bring free turn-by-turn GPS navigation on the Apple iPhone.

Report: Hulu to offer $10-per-month subscription

Hulu reportedly will introduce a subscription plan as soon as May 24. The $10-per-month fee would let subscribers access to anything older than the last five episodes of popular TV shows.

iPad vs. Kindle: Can Amazon keep its e-book edge?

Amazon could be seriously threatened by Apple when the latter releases its iPad next month, according to research firm Comscore.

BlackBerry users willing to swap for an iPhone

Almost 40 percent of BlackBerry users would switch camps to an Apple iPhone, a recent study into smartphone brand loyalty shows.

Facebook, Twitter ready location-based features

Facebook and Twitter are preparing to flip the switch on features that will allow you to share your location with your friends at any time.

WSJ: Google working on Android-based set-top box

The Wall Street Journal reports that Google has teamed up with Dish Network to offer a set-top box based on the Android operating system.

Google introduces Gesture search for Android

Google announced an experimental application for its Android mobile operating system, which allows you to search your phone using written gestures.

Twitter use explodes, hits 50 million tweets per day

Users of the micro-blogging social network are posting more messages than ever, Twitter announced this week.

RIM intros new BlackBerry browser to rival iPhone's Safari

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion introduced a new browser for its devices, which runs on the rendering engine behind Apple's Safari browser.

Motorola Droid goes Android 2.1 this week

The Motorola Droid will be upgraded to the Google Android 2.1 software this week, the company announced on its official Facebook page. The over-the-air software...

Third major publisher dumps Amazon $9.99 e-books model

With Macmillan and HarperCollins already sparring with Amazon.com over the price of e-books, a third major publisher -- Hachette -- is opting for Apple's agency model in order to sell e-books for $14.99 a piece.

Nexus One update will fix some 3G woes

A fix is coming for the 3G connectivity problems that some Google Nexus One users have been reporting since the phone's launch in early January.

Report: Tablets to sell big in 2010

Deloitte predicts that tens of millions tablet computers will sell over the next 12 months.

Netflix streaming coming to the Wii

Starting this spring, Nintendo Wii users will be able to stream Netflix movies and TV episodes on their consoles, Netflix announced on Wednesday.