All posts tagged "Android"

  • Facebook Slingshot Takes Aim at Snapchat

    After Snapchat turned down its $3 billion purchase offer, Facebook said it would produce a clone of the popular ephemeral messaging app. True to its...

  • Samsung delays Galaxy S II Android update

    Samsung is reneging on promises it made to quickly dole out an Android update for one of its best-selling phones. The manufacturer was supposed to...

  • “Sphero” Robotic Ball

    The “Sphero” is the world’s first robotic ball that can be controlled by an iPhone or Android device. It comes with a semi-opaque white look,...

  • HTC moves Android storage to the cloud

    HTC wants you to start saving your mobile files to the cloud instead of to your phone’s hard drive. The manufacturer has just partnered up...

  • Android Gingerbread to get x86’d

    An x86-friendly version of Android Gingerbread will be available for Intel’s Atom E series in 2012. Although the e-series CPUs are media and embedded focused,...

  • Netflix now finally, fully supports Android

    Instead of adding in support for specific Android phones every few weeks, Netflix has now opened up its app to everyone with Android 2.2 or...

  • Google promises end to Android fragmentation

    The next software update to Android will quash concerns about the fragmentation that exists rampantly in the current market. At least, that’s what Google chairman...

  • Samsung Galaxy S II will be here in September

    Samsung’s latest Android-powered smartphone models will be available next month, but as expected Verizon will not be  carrying it. AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile, however, are...

  • Most Android apps are overlooked

    There are roughly 250,000 apps available for Android, but how many of them ever gain an attention? A new report from Nielsen sheds some interesting...

  • Swype update goes beyond typing

    Swype, a popular touchscreen keyboard app for Android, has just been granted a big update. Swype has gained recognition for its ease of use and...

  • Fusion Garage has Android envy

    Undaunted by the past failure of its unpopular JooJoo tablet, Fusion Garage (aka TabCo) is back in the mobile game with a “new” operating system,...

  • BMW debuts Ulimate Drive app

    Do you enjoy driving your shiny BMW but feel like all the sweet routes are passing you by? Well, at the risk of sounding clichéd,...