News tagged ‘android’
Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013
Google's Sundar Pichai, head of both Android and Chrome, has confirmed that the next version of Android will be release 4.4 and will officially be named KitKat, not Key Lime Pie as previously expected.
Monday, 2 Sep 2013
Rumors of Google developing its own smart watch has gained further traction now that it has recently confirmed that it has acquired smart watch maker WIMM Labs some time ago.
Friday, 30 Aug 2013
Digg, the news website, has been revamped and relaunched last year after dropping off the radar in recent years. Previously only available as a website, an iPhone app and an RSS reader, Android users can now download the app from the Google Play store.
Isabelle Olsson, lead industrial designer of the Google Glass team, recently posted a few images of her new Google Glass designs that have a touch of fashion added.
Thursday, 29 Aug 2013
Hugo Barra, one of Google's top Android executives, will be leaving Google to join up-and-coming Chinese handset manufacturer, Xiaomi. It is currently one of China's fastest growing tech companies, and is said to be worth approximately US$10 billion.
A new update to Twitter (website, Android and iOS versions) will list conversations in chronological order, making it easier to follow discussions and conversations.
Thursday, 15 Aug 2013
Samsung is said to be revealing the Samsung Galaxy Gear at the upcoming Unpacked Episode 2 event on September 4, the same day they are expected to unveil the Samsung Galaxy Note III.
Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013
Samsung has launched the Galaxy NX, the first 3G/4G LTE Connected CSC (Connected Compact System Camera) with interchangeable lenses.
Monday, 12 Aug 2013
With the new Nexus 7 and Moto X now official, the attention now turns to the successors of the existing Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 10 tablet. According to rumors, they would be made by Motorola and ASUS respectively.
Acer President, Jim Wang stated that the company will be offering less Microsoft products, while producing more Android products, as well as Chromebooks. This comes as the company posted a significant second quarter loss due to lower sales and rising expenses.