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Earlier this morning, Google created quite the buzz in the technology and business sectors, as the Search giant announced their acquisition of big-time Android manufacturer and long-time cellular manufacturer -- Motorola Mobility.For the large sum of $12.5 billion, Google has acquired Motorola Mobility, a company whom they believe will play an int...Read more
It seems that the most common complaint about the Galaxy S4, if you have one, is that it’s not really a significant leap ahead of the last generation’s Galaxy S3. “Samsung is turning into Apple” seems to be a not uncommon comparison these days, but perhaps the fact that Samsung is building five new research and development centers will...Read more
Just when we thought the Sprint-Softbank marriage was a done deal, issues arise. Dish Network, who made a late charge to acquire Sprint from under Softbank, threw a big wrench into the plans. Their offer, which was $25.5 billion to Softbank’s $21 billion, made Sprint shareholders take notice.Citing Dish’s inability to create “an actionable of...Read more
Following on from the pessimistic sales outlook for the Galaxy S4 which we first heard about Share prices gapped down significantly at the market open today, continuing a bearish move for the remainder of the trading session. Chart source: Google FinanceOther investors are stating that the main reasons for the selloff are weakening sales expectatio...Read more
The well known tech giant Sony just announced the first profits for the last 5 years of activity, courtesy of its very lucrative Sony Mobile division, which manufactures Android based smartphones. This happened after the joint venture with Ericsson was dropped and Sony Mobile was folded entirely into the company. The fiscal report fo...Read more
As Sunday rolls around it's time for another edition of our Top New Android Apps of the Week. This weeks list includes apps that help you remember important things, upload images to the cloud, and carve a few Halloween pumpkins... 1. The Great Pumpkin Festival The Great Pumpkin Festival puts you to work carving pumpkins and as the name implies ...Read more
It’s Sunday which marks the end of the week and the end of Google’s 25 Billion Download .25 cent sale. As sad as the occasion is, Google is putting up 14 more solid Android games & apps to enjoy and including one game that’s a bit of surprise. There aren’t many apps today, but there are a few good ones with Nova Launcher Prime, Smart...Read more
The 25 Billion downloads sale is slowly winding down, but the great deals are still rolling out. Google just released its next batch of .25 cent deals and while there are some good picks it’s a bit of a mixed bag today. Today’s games include Madden NFL 12, Where’s My Perry?, Ski Safari, Order & Chaos Online, Farm Invasion USA Premium, Po...Read more
Day three of the Google Play 25 Billion Downloads sale is upon us, and we're back to tell you about the new games & apps you can snag for a quarter. Today's selection has a little something for everyone from hungry monsters, and amazing kids to pdf readers, and radio apps. First up we’ve got the apps which include TuneIn Radio Pro, HD Widg...Read more
As we mentioned yesterday, Google Play hit 25 Billion downloads and Google is throwing a little celebration to show their appreciation. Today is the second day of the 25 Billion .25 cent sale, and as promised Google changed things up by adding some new games to the sale. The games up for grabs in sale today are Cut the Rope: Experiments, World o...Read more
We all know how popular Android has become, but today Google announced that it had hit 25 billion downloads on Google Play. Yup… 25 billion downloads. In honor of that massive achievement the big G has decided to throw a little celebratory sale. Starting today you’ll be able to get deals on games and apps from developers like EA, Rovio, Full...Read more
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According to a recent post in Android's official Google Plus page, the Android Market has seen its apps downloaded ten billion times since its launch several years ago. Google even announced that over a billion apps are downloaded each month -- a figure that is expected to rise as time goes on. If you take a look at the graphic above, you'll n...Read more
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Google has just rolled out the updated Google Maps 5.7 for Android bringing in transit navigation in beta, as well as some new features that enhance the capabilities of the said Android app. The update is available now for Android phones and tablets. I was able to update my Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 but unfortunately not my Samsung Galaxy S II. I...Read more
CNETThe Number at Noon: $1.6 BillionWall Street Journal (blog)“We are concerned the window of opportunity may be closing as Google's Android ecosystem gains ground, RIM revitalizes its portfolio, iPhone increases its ...Palm's wipeout: Revenue will be 'well below' forecasts as consumers balkZDNet (blog)Cloudy skies ahead for Palm ...Read more
It’s that time of year, and if you’re looking for a multimedia tablet, you have a lot to choose from. More Americans are switching to tablets for computing on the go and eMarketer expects that tablet users will surpass one billion worldwide by the end of 2015. Getting on the bandwagon is easy, there are a lot of tablets out there, but unless yo...Read more
It wasn’t all that long ago when the world thought eBooks would have zero chances of succeeding in the market. According to a report from Statistics Portal, revenue eBook sales in 2008 hit 274 million U.S. dollars. By the following year, revenues registered a significant jump, mainly attributed to the rising demand and supply of eBook gadgets and...Read more
Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference unveiled a new C-based programming language known as Swift. This application will be able to restructure the Mac OS and iOS app development process. Swift takes high level coding language, combines it with C and provides the flexibility of Python and Node.js to create a world of applications to the developer...Read more
Thanks to the new Android app from Inkifi, now available for download for free from the Google Play Store, you will now benefit from the Instagram Printing App from Inkifi directly on your Android running smartphone or tablet. Just click here, download and install the new Android version of the Inkifi app and start printing Instagram photos!...Read more
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If you take a look at all major players in the IT Industry, one pattern is very clear : almost each and everyone of them is working on or planning to build a smartwatch, sooner rather than later. The smartwatch seems to be the next hype in wearable technology, along with Google Glass. Taking into account that regular watches are already a huge $...Read more
Screenshot from latest Galaxy S4 ad | Image Credit: Samsung Iceland A recently released Galaxy S4 ad in Iceland is arguably the weirdest anti-Apple ad made by the company. Unlike with previous marketing efforts, especially for the Galaxy S3, Samsung mainly focused on showing Galaxy S4 features in its TV commercials. Sure, there have been hits at iP...Read more
HTC just can’t seem to catch a break when it comes to the company’s finances. The British bank Barclays Plc has cut its estimate for HTC Corp’s earning throughout 2013, due to concerns that the smartphone manufacturer will have to spend more on marketing to combat the fierce competition currently present in the smartphone market. Dale Gai, a...Read more
The other day we heard that Samsung’s Galaxy S4 sales figures were disappointing some investors, leading to a big stock sell-off which wiped around $12 billion off the value of the technology giant in a single day.A report by J.P. Morgan led the charge, suggesting that sales of high-end smartphones were lagging behind expectations across the boar...Read more
Perhaps the most time-saving key on the Android keyboard is the microphone, but using it is more hassle than it's worth when certain words just refuse to be recognized. More often than not, these words are contact names. Luckily, there is a way to trick your phone into recognizing even the most tongue-twisting of names. If you're tired of your phon...Read more
Softbank, one of Japan’s largest telecommunications companies, is still currently engaged in an attempt to secure a $20.1 billion deal which would see the company purchase 70 percent of the US carrier Sprint. But if the offer falls through it seems that SoftBank is prepared to change tack and offer a separate bid to purchase T-Mobile from Deutsch...Read more