- News tagged "android"
Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013
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.
Friday, 28 Jun 2013
Google is rumored to be working on expanding Android's presence on more than just smartphones and tablets. Sources also say we can expect to see Google branded Android devices like gaming consoles, watches and media players -- one of which will retail by the end of the year.
Monday, 24 Jun 2013
Chinese security firm Qihoo recently discovered a serious flaw in the "cloud backup" feature of the Samsung Galaxy S4, which when exploited, allows malicious software to send text messages while assuming your identity without you knowing.