Tag Archives: smartphone

All-American Smartphone Battle: Android Losing Ground, Apple iOS Raking It In

And here it is folks, the numbers are out for first half of 2012, and so is the winner. Seems like the pendulum keeps shifting and the turf keeps sporting a new winner. Whilst Android still leads the race, powering … Continue reading

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iPhone 5 Not to Have Liquidmetal Body, but Innovation Plays On

So those who couldn’t afford to sport the ultra-luxurious, hand-made, souped-up Vertu mobile phones were finally relieved that something that, at least seems to give off the essence of affluence, was now going to hit the market. Unfortunately, the bubble … Continue reading

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Tablets Starting to Dominate Smartphones In Terms of Internet Usage

It seems as if data traffic is one good way to guage the impact of devices making way to markets. Some time ago, global research firm IDC shed light on how mobiles will drive more internet usage than wirelines by … Continue reading

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It’s Official! Intel Becomes Mobile Company With Atom-Based Xolo X900 Launch…

What it promised, it delivered. Announced at the Mobile World Congress in Spain, in February end, the world’s first smartphone to carry the market-dominating processor is out in the form of Xolo X900. Intel now plans to launch a number of other Atom-based smartphones … Continue reading

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Everyone’s World: Introducing DrawBraille, the Smartphone for the Blind

One of the greatest blessings to have in life is our eyes, something that we need every minute of our lives, even when reading this post! While we our full of gratitude for what we have, in reality, few of … Continue reading

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“Battle with Apple iPhone and Samsung is Over”: RIM CEO Thorsten Heins

We had been following and blogging around RIM’s come-back tale since December of last year, and while the company that once shook markets with each new Blackberry that it came out with, has now decided to call it quits in … Continue reading

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A Sudden Roar: The Case of LTE Handsets in 2012

Consider this year as “the LTE breakout” year. 2011’s 6.8 million units of LTE handsets will look like a small reality in a big dream-come-true, when the expected 10 fold increase of 67 million LTE handsets comes into existence. According … Continue reading

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ESPN: From Sports Giant to Mobile Apps Giant

It probably wasn’t too long ago when you followed up on Lionel Messi’s curve-around-the-post goal or “Linsanity” sweeping across the world via ESPN’s mobile app. Well, the global media giant just launched ESPN Developer Center, a new online resource enabling … Continue reading

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Retailers Gaining Ground With Mobile Shoppers Over Apps: Study

  While it’s great to be coming up with the next killer app, it might pay off a bit more to market it strategically, as indicated by a new Nielsen study. A vast chunk of the mobile consumer segment seemed … Continue reading

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Used To Googling? Now Try Goggling With Google….And yes, it is Android.

Imagine a world where we all sort of resemble Schwarzenegger from Terminator. Thanks to Google, it just may be the case before the end of 2012. It really sounds like something from Jonny Quest, given the fact that something really … Continue reading

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