Posts tagged "Android"
Why did Nokia Release Android Based Smartphones?

Why did Nokia Release Android Based Smartphones?

After dilly-dallying for more than 5 years, Nokia finally seems to have bitten the bullet. After partnering with Microsoft to release Windows Phone based smartphones in 2011, it had recently announced the release of its first Android based smart phones. Released under the new ‘X’ series, the three new smart phones, viz. Nokia X, Nokia...

3 Mobile Operating Systems That Didn’t Make It

The dominance of Android and iOS in the mobile phone is now being challenged by newer entrants into the market like Windows Phone, Firefox OS, and the recently launched Sailfish OS. Despite the advanced features offered by these new mobile operations systems, they are not able to compete effectively with established players. The limited availability...

Can Tablets Completely Replace Laptops and Desktops?

The latest iPhone 4S and iPad Air feature Apple’s A7 64-bit chip which vastly increased the processing speed of these devices when compared with their earlier models. 64-bit chips were adopted by the PC industry (laptops and desktops) a few years back and the other makers of mobile devices like Samsung and Nokia are expected...

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Android: Protects and Manages Your Android Device Well

Malware includes a host of harmful software like computer viruses, trojans, rootkits, etc. which can damage a computing device. As mobile phones increasingly work similar to the conventional desktops, they are getting targeted by malware developers. Malware can infect the files in your smartphone, steal your private data, and clandestinely collect information about your browsing...

Google Wants to do a Dell With Motorola’s Project Ara for Smartphones

 Other than giving its Android OS free of cost to other mobile manufacturers, Google also makes its own Smartphones and tables under the Nexus brand. So what did Google had in mind when it acquired Motorola back in August 2011. It is now emerging that Google in-fact had very big plans for Motorola under its...

Collect and Share Photos with Others Using Cluster Photo Sharing App

 Sharing your photos with family and friends and collecting the photos of others in which you are interested is a good way of staying in touch with the world around you. Cluster is a great photo sharing app which makes it easy to share photos with others. Cluster was released for iOS devices in February,...

Circa is a News App That Lets You Stay Informed on the Go Easily

Portable gadgets like mobile phones and tablets now let people to do every thing. Well, almost everything. Gone are the days when people have the time  for going through newspapers early in the morning or wait for the news bulletins on the TV. Mobile lifestyles of individuals make it necessary to stay informed on the...

Moves is an Activity Tracking App for Android Devices

Modern lifestyle makes it difficult to get enough exercise our body needs. Tracking yours regular movements like walking and other physical activity like jogging and cycling can be of help in getting a fair idea as to whether your body is getting the required exercise or not. Moves is a new Android app which automatically...

Linqapp: A New Social Translation App for Android Devices

Getting the meanings of words and sentences from a foreign language can be difficult when you are on the move. The existing services for translating words and sentences from one language to the other like Google Translate have lot of limitations as there is no human involvement in them. How about getting online help from...

Sidebar Plus is a Nice Sidebar App for Android Devices

The home screen of any Android phone or tablet is generally filled with the favorite apps and most used widgets of the user. All these apps can make the device’s screen clogged. Some people even like to keep their home-screens totally clean without anything other than a wallpaper. Sidebar plus is a new and interesting...