- News tagged "google"
Monday, 16 Apr 2012
Though slightly delayed, Sony has started the roll-out of its Android 4.0 update to its existing Xperia lineup. Starting from 13th April, countries such as Sweden and Denmark will receive the Ice Cream Sandwich update, with more countries joining the list in the weeks to come.
Friday, 13 Apr 2012
Developed by Sports Interactive and published by Sega, Football Manager Handheld 2012 finally arrives on Android after spending years on Apple's iOS. It's time for kick-off, Android heads!
Previously found only in the United States markets, Google Currents is now available across the globe. Other than its global availability, Google Currents also adds Google Translate into its mainframe, providing support for up to 38 languages.
A report by the OLED Association indicates that Samsung is planning to release the Galaxy S III in May. More interestingly, the report claims that the Galaxy S III will sport a 4.6-inch Super AMOLED HD Plus display with a pixel density of 319ppi.
Thursday, 12 Apr 2012
There has been a couple of smart watches that sync with your smartphone, but they've all missed something out - they're not iPhone compatible. But that mistake is about to be rectified with the introduction of the Pebble, a Kickstarter campaign that gathered US$500,000 in a single day.
If it's been awhile since you have checked out your Google+ page, now might be a good time as Google has given its social network a major facelift.
Wednesday, 11 Apr 2012
Amazon has announced a new In-App Purchasing (IAP) service, which sought to make it simple for "developers to offer digital content and subscriptions for purchase within apps" in the Amazon Appstore.
Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012
Reports from Korea say that LG is preparing the D1L, which is set to be their next flagship Android smartphone and potential rival to the yet-to-be-announced Samsung Galaxy S III.
Samsung has announced that the next generation of its Galaxy tablets will be delayed until late April, but they have shown up briefly in US retailer websites, revealing prices of US$399 and US$350 for the 10.1-inch and 7-inch variants respectively.
Google Maps may be losing ground to OpenStreetMaps as many major players opt for the latter. This is possibly due to Google's charges for their services.