News: Reads from WWW
Thursday, 12 Dec 2013
In a bid to make their mobile platform competitive with Google's Android operating system, Microsoft is considering making Windows Phone and Windows RT available free of charge to device makers.
According to a recent report, Japan has overtaken the U.S. to become the world's number one country in app store revenue, thanks to rapid adoption of smartphones and tablets.
Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013
An engineer from Backblaze, the online backup service provider, looks through data at his company to answer the question that has been bugging many high-end users and enthusiasts: are enterprise drivers worth the extra money?
Cloud storage provider, SugarSync has announced its plans to end free accounts. Existing users enjoying the 5GB of free storage have received notifications of the company’s plans.
According to The Verge, Nokia has been building a low-end Android phone code-named 'Normandy', and this is what it could look like.
Twitter has enhanced its mobile apps to let users send and receive photos via DMs, and swipe back and forth between timelines. There's also a new tab in the navigation bar for more convenience when accessing DMs, too.
Google's Chromecast HDMI media streaming dongle now supports 10 more apps, including Vevo, Songza, Viki, and Plex.
The Sony Xperia Z Ultra joins the Google Play Edition program and is available for purchase in the U.S.
Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013
SammyHub reports that Samsung has shipped over 10 million units of Galaxy Note 3 in two months.
At a recent press conference, Xiaomi said that Singapore would "most likely" be the next country where it'll start selling its smartphones. But who's Xiaomi and what makes them so special? Here's what you should know.