News and Rumors
The latest Neilsen report concerning mobile data is out and it sheds light on how much data smart phone users are consuming. They find that usage has increased 89% across
HTC has become one of the latest companies to embrace having their marketing efforts “Goggles Enabled” to help generate interest in the products. Some of you may recall five companies
Motorola Mobility announced the third model in their popular Milestone series of handsets today, giving official clues as to what we can expect out of the Droid 3. China Telecom
The guys over at Software Advice have compiled a list of the best Android apps available for those working in construction. Apparently, there aren’t that many apps out there for construction financing and estimating, but these guys have found the best of the best for everyone to see.
NXP, the company that manufactured the NFC chip found in the Nexus S, has just announced their latest partner: Sony Ericsson. It’s surprising to me that SE didn’t announce this on their own, but that’s another story for another day. The big news here is that good ol’ Sony Ericsson has beaten several of the major manufacturers by using NFC chips in future Android devices.
TigaByte has just announced the launch of a new software tool, called HyperNext Android Creator (HAC). Essentially, it will enable developers to build apps for the Android Market without the need for learning Java or dealing with the complicated Android SDK. HAC brings the ability to create apps screen-by-screen, much like Google’s App Inventor. It’s mostly aimed at beginner developers.
Sony may not have even have names for their upcoming tablets, but that won’t stop them from flipping the “on” switch for their hype machine. The company has released the
Today, Yahoo released an Android application, AppSpot, which is designed to recommend other Android applications to users. Recommendations are based on installed applications, app-related queries, and trending apps. To help
Now it looks like Vzw has something new and big up their sleeves. Our friends over at Droid-Life spotted a video on YouTube that’s actually a Verizon ad showing of the next Honeycomb tablet. The video was made private, but they were smart enough to save a screenshot. It’s neither the Motorola XOOM nor Galaxy Tab 10.1. My guess is that this is probably a successor to the XOOM and it’s actually the Motorola tablet that was leaked a few weeks ago.
Ebay pushed out an update to its Android app which added a long overdue necessity — Selling! Users now have the ability to sell their phones, from their phones (ponder
We had an interesting press release come across our desks today, concerning the company Pinger and it’s Textfree app for Android. The gist of the press release was how fast it took the number of Android users to gain parity with the number of iOS users using Textfree on Apple devices. So how long do you think it took for the Android app to catch up?
Panasonic announced an enterprise-grade Android tablet today, expecting it to land in the market later this year. Called the Toughbook tablet”, it will be rugged and durable and offer consumers
For the longest time, there’s been a debate over which virtual keyboard for Android is the best. Is it the stock Gingerbread keyboard? Perhaps it’s Swype, or Better Keyboard? Well, the guys from ElectricPig have rounded up every virtual keyboard out there and compared them all in one giant keyboard showdown.
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In case you might have forgotten, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 arrives stateside tomorrow, June 17th, across a number of retail channels. If you’re interested in picking one up for