- News tagged "android"
Monday, 20 Jan 2014
The Chinese government is hoping to end China's reliance on Android-based smartphones, with the release of the China Operating System, or COS, a new homegrown OS co-developed by the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Shanghai-based Liantong Network Communications Technology.
Friday, 17 Jan 2014
Google recently announced a few new features baked into the latest verison of Chrome for Mobile. The most significant one is the data compression feature that will help users reduce data usage by up to 50% while browsing the web on their phones.
Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014
Lenovo has announced these devices to allow users to enjoy, connect, and intertact with their media and content - the Beacon personal cloud storage device, the N308 Android home computer, and the A740 AIO PC.
HTC has recently revealed that 2012's flagship HTC phones, the HTC One X and HTC One X+ will not be receiving any further Android updates. The HTC One X+ was released in late 2012, and has only been in the market for about 14 months.
Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014
@evleaks posted an image of a Nokia handset running on a modified version of Google Android. Hit the link to find out if the new flavor of Android is better.
Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014
Sure, we've seen dual-booting Windows/Android hybrids before. But convergence just got real at CES, as both Intel and AMD confirmed plans to help PC makers shoehorn Android onto Windows devices.
Running on the Android 4.4 KitKat platform, the 5-inch PadFone X transforms into a 9-inch full HD tablet when the phone is docked. AT&T will carry the mobile device exclusively in the U.S., with pricing and availability to be announced at a later date.
Monday, 6 Jan 2014
Lenovo has just announced the existence of two 28-inch 4K LCD monitors, the ThinkVision Pro 2840m, and the ThinkVision 28, an 8-inch Windows 8 business tablet (with an Intel Bay Trail processor) and a new redesigned Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon business Ultrabook.
Acer has announced the new Iconia A1-830, a 7.9-inch Android tablet with IPS display, the 27-inch TA272 HUL Android AIO with an NVIDIA Tegra quad-core processor, and the DA223 HQL portable 21.5-inch AIO with a built-in battery and seamless edge-to-edge glass design. Acer is also offering the Chromebook C720 in Moonstone White.
Thursday, 2 Jan 2014
Hugo Barra, former Google VP in charge of Android, has just made it official on his Google+ page: Xiaomi is coming to Singapore, with "details coming soon..."