News: Mobile Phones
Monday, 24 Oct 2011
Great news for gamers: USB gamepads will be fully functional in Android 4.0 as well.
With Microsoft and Compal entering a patent licensing agreement for patents under the Google Android portfolio, this means that companies accounting for over half of all Android devices are now covered under Microsoft's patent license agreements.
Google Android continues to see immense growth in Asia with a market share of 52% in 2011, an increase of 36% compared to 2010.
Friday, 21 Oct 2011
Apple's upcoming iPhone 4S is now up for pre-order in Singapore, with price starting from S$948 for the 16GB version.
The Motorola Xoom had it, but the presence of a barometer in the Samsung Galaxy Nexus has left some people scratching their heads. Google's Dan Morrill gives it away.
The Singapore Police Force (SPF) launched its mobile application, Police@SG iPhone App as one of its many on-going efforts to engage the public through social media and mobile technology.
The biography of Steve Jobs, written by Walter Isaacson, reveals some startling insights on the former Apple CEO's thoughts on Google Android.
Thursday, 20 Oct 2011
Sony Ericsson's Dutch branch has stated that it will upgrade its Xperia lineup to the Android 4.0 OS on its Facebook page, Engadget reports.
Apprehensive of Google's new Face Unlock Feature? Google reassures that its face-recognition technology will not be that easily bypassed.
RIM announces the BlackBerry Curve 9360, featuring the new BlackBerry 7 OS. Now available in Singapore at all authorized BlackBerry partners.