- News tagged "android"
Thursday, 25 Jul 2013
Along with the brand new Google Nexus 7 tablet, Google also took the opportunity to unveil Android 4.3 -- an upgrade to Jelly Bean that brings with it a few new features like Bluetooth Smart support (Bluetooth Low-Energy) and restricted profiles.
Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013
Another phone which details have been leaking all over the Internet before its official announcement is the Moto X. How does a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro dual-core 1.7GHz processor, 4.7-inch AMOLED screen, 10.5-megapixel camera, and Wi-Fi 802.11ac sound to you?
Thanks to Android Central (and its source), we now have by far the closest look at the long awaited Nexus 7 successor. Spoiler: Specs match what have been leaked so far.
Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013
Popular Linux-based OS developer Ubuntu is aiming to crowdfund its first smartphone, the Ubuntu Edge, by raising US$32 Million in funds on Indiegogo.
Thursday, 18 Jul 2013
Samsung is said to be launching a flip phone in the third quarter of 2013 called the Samsung Galaxy Folder. It will feature LTE functionality, and will be running on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean at launch.
Wednesday, 17 Jul 2013
The Straits Times will be launching its new Straits Times app for Android tablets on Google Play Store from tomorrow, 18 July. The new app will come with a 7-day archive and push notifications, with readers having access to full print content.
Friday, 12 Jul 2013
Twitter releases another update to the Android version of Vine, bringing it closer in terms of functionality to the iOS version. Hit the jump for more details on the update.
Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013
Yahoo has just announced built in Dropbox integration on its Yahoo Mail Android app. The integration allows Yahoo Mail users to easily send and receive large attachments like documents, photos and video using Dropbox.
Monday, 8 Jul 2013
HTC has announced the HTC Butterfly S and HTC Desire 600 dual sim. Both mobile devices come packed with the new HTC Sense 5 UI, as well as proprietary HTC technologies BlinkFeed and BoomSound, with the Butterfly S additionally featuring HTC Zoe.
Thursday, 4 Jul 2013
Ben Lincoln, a security engineer, has discovered that his Motorola Droid X2 mobile phone has been silently transmitting his personal info to Motorola. Facebook, Twitter, Photobucket, Picasa and YouTube accounts' email addresses and passwords were sent to Motorola, as well photos that were uploaded.