News tagged ‘android’
Friday, 1 Feb 2013
New keyboard app Fleksy claims to have an autocorrect system that is so accurate that even blind users can type fast and accurately. Extreme mobile typists can even type without the keyboard being visible for maximum convenience.
Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013
According to app analytics company Localytics for Android devices, the US accounts for 59 percent of Google's tablet market. Furthermore, one out of three Android tablets in the US is a Kindle Fire from Amazon.
Friday, 25 Jan 2013
Nokia CEO, Stephen Elop, has officially shot down rumors about the company's interest in developing Android smartphones, while taking a shot at the open-sourced operating system.
Intel has just released the Yolo, a low-cost Android handset based on the Lexington mobile platform, and is heading for Kenya. The budget smartphone is a result of a collaboration between Intel and Kenyan service provider, Safaricom, and is the first Intel smartphone for Africa.
Thursday, 24 Jan 2013
With MWC 2013 coming up, Huawei has started sending out their press invites, one that states that the company will unveil “new products, performance goals and possibilities for the year ahead” at the event.
Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013
A post from Chinese forum digi-wo.com has indicated that Sony might go with an odd 6.44-inch display for its upcoming device. The leaked image shows the device "with Sony branding" and is said to be made for a phablet device "with a 1080p display".
Friday, 18 Jan 2013
Google CEO Larry Page talks about taking "moon shots", Google X Lab and Facebook in a recent interview with Wired.
Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013
OLPCA (One Laptop per Child Association) has announced that it will introduce three new products at the CES 2013 including the XO Learning System, an Android compatible software suite for child-centric learning, and the fourth generation of its iconic green and white laptop XO 4.0 Touch.
Friday, 4 Jan 2013
Facebook augmented their mobile Messenger app recently with voice messaging features. The app is currently available for both iOS and Android devices.
It seems that over the holiday period at the tail end of 2012, a lot of Android users finally went ahead and upgraded the OS for their Android smartphones from older versions over to the newer editions. Now, close to 40 percent of Android users are running Ice Cream Sandwich or newer operating systems.