- News tagged "android"
Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013
BlackBerry announced that its instant messaging app, the BlackBerry Messenger, has been downloaded over 10 million times by Android and iPhone users in the past 24 hours.
Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013
Yahoo Mail recently received a major update that almost completely changes the way it looks and behaves. The update also brings all users a massive boost in storage capacity to 1TB, as well as Mail Plus features that were only available to Mail Plus users.
Thursday, 3 Oct 2013
Google has recently acquired Flutter, a company that specializes in gesture control technology, and creator of Flutter, a Mac application that lets you control Spotify, iTunes and a few other software using gestures captured by a webcam.
Sunday, 22 Sep 2013
It's official: BBM is coming to Android and iOS this weekend. (Update: Global rollout paused for both versions.)
Thursday, 19 Sep 2013
Wacom has introduced two new professional creative tablets which combine the company's professional pen technology with multi-touch gestures. The Cintiq Companion runs Windows 8 and 8 Pro while the Companion Hybrid runs Android 4.2. The two tablets will be available in November.
Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013
Developed by ASUS and Google, the new Nexus 7 is the latest 7-inch Android handheld with the sharpest-ever tablet screen and built-in wireless charging. It will be available at all ASUS brand stores and authorized retailers from 21 September onwards.
Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013
Microsoft has announced that their Xbox Music service will now be available on both the Android and the iOS platforms. In addition, users will also be able to avail free streaming from Xbox Music on their web browsers.
Thursday, 5 Sep 2013
Qualcomm today unveiled the Toq smartwatch, which comes with a Mirasol display, a 200MHz Cortex M3 processor and 512MB RAM.
Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013
Sony has just announced the Xperia Z1, a waterproof Android smartphone with a 20MP camera, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor with 2.2 GHz quad-core CPUs, 4G LTE and a 3000 mAh battery. Like the Xperia Z, the Z1 is dust and water resistant.
Google's Sundar Pichai, head of both Android and Chrome, has confirmed that the next version of Android will be release 4.4 and will officially be named KitKat, not Key Lime Pie as previously expected.