News tagged ‘smartphone’
Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012
As it was with the leaked Jelly Bean ROM for the Galaxy S III a few months back, an Android 4.1.2 test ROM for the Galaxy Note II has also surfaced.
Newer leaked photos show a better angle of the Huawei Ascend W1 devices, which will reportedly be available in both white and blue. As reported earlier, the phone will be launched in Q4 2012 with global availability in Q1 2013 and an appearance at CES 2013.
Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012
Sony has introduced its Xperia Lounge app which will deliver Sony-approved content to both Xperia and non-Xperia Android devices.
Monday, 19 Nov 2012
Spotted on Sina Weibo earlier this week are three screenshots that showed off the company's own Android UI in 1080p, pointing to allegations that Lenovo will be launching a smartphone device with a 5.0-inch screen.
The Korean company is alleged to be showcasing a 4.99-inch Super AMOLED display with 1080p resolution and 441ppi pixel density at CES 2013.
Analysts have attributed Android's phenomenal smartphone market share to low prices and faster innovation.
Friday, 16 Nov 2012
Facebook recently updated its iOS and Android apps with a couple of new features, including a Share button, in-line friend tagging, and emoji options for messages.
Thursday, 15 Nov 2012
According to a tweet by market analyst Horace Dediu, the smartphone market is currently "largely dominated by Apple and Samsung with HTC being a distant third", where smartphone profits are concerned.
Despite the late arrival of BlackBerry 10, Research in Motion (RIM) CEO Thorsten Heins firmly believes that the mobile operating system will be a success.
According to PRX Labs, a bug in Apple's iOS 6.0′s Audio Playback framework is causing audio streams and podcasts to be downloaded multiple times, leading to data overages for users streaming audio over cellular connections.