News tagged ‘android’

Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013

BBM Welcomes Over 20 Million New Active Users in the First Week

BBM Welcomes Over 20 Million New Active Users in the First Week

Following more than 10 million downloads of BBM on Android and iPhone devices in the first 24 hours, BlackBerry has ended its first week with more than 80 million monthly active users, including over 20 million new users on those devices.

Google Smartwatch May Be Launched In the Next Few Months

Google Smartwatch May Be Launched In the Next Few Months

It appears Google is ready to join the fray with rumors that the Google smartwatch will be hitting the market within months. Hit the link for more.

Monday, 28 Oct 2013

Google Launches WiFi Passport, Provides Free or Affordable Wi-Fi in Jakarta

Google Launches WiFi Passport, Provides Free or Affordable Wi-Fi in Jakarta

Google recently launched Google WiFi Passport in Jakarta, Indonesia, that provides free and affordable wireless online access through designated Wi-Fi hotspots. This service is only available to Android users, whose devices are running Android 2.2 (Froyo) and above.

Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013

BlackBerry: Over 10 Million Downloads of BBM for Android and iPhone in 24 Hours

BlackBerry: Over 10 Million Downloads of BBM for Android and iPhone in 24 Hours

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 Gets New Look for 16th Birthday

Yahoo Mail Gets New Look for 16th Birthday

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 Acquires Gesture Technology Company Flutter

Google Acquires Gesture Technology Company Flutter

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

BBM Arrives on iOS, No Signs of Android Version (Update: Global Rollout on Hold)

BBM Arrives on iOS, No Signs of Android Version (Update: Global Rollout on Hold)

It's official: BBM is coming to Android and iOS this weekend. (Update: Global rollout paused for both versions.)

Thursday, 19 Sep 2013

Wacom Introduces Two Professional Creative Tablets, the Cintiq Companion & Hybrid (Updated: Prices)

Wacom Introduces Two Professional Creative Tablets, the Cintiq Companion & Hybrid (Updated: Prices)

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

Google Nexus 7 (2013) Available in Singapore from 21 September

Google Nexus 7 (2013) Available in Singapore from 21 September

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

Xbox Music Comes to Android and iOS

Xbox Music Comes to Android and iOS

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.

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