News tagged ‘android’

Friday, 14 Dec 2012

Dell Exits Smartphone Business

Dell Exits Smartphone Business

Dell has announced that it will quit the smartphone business and that it will focus its mobile efforts instead on tablets running the Windows 8 and Windows RT platforms.

Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012

Revamped Yahoo Mail Focuses on Speed and Mobile

Revamped Yahoo Mail Focuses on Speed and Mobile

Yahoo has released a completely redesigned Yahoo Mail, which places heavy emphasis on speed and efficiency. Yahoo updated the existing web client and Android app with the new design, while introducing new apps for the iPhone and Windows 8 platform.

Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012

Twitter Rolls Out Photo Editing Features

Twitter Rolls Out Photo Editing Features

The update to Twitter's iPhone and Android applications will allow users to edit photos in new ways, such as adding filters, photo frames, as well as an auto-enhance capability to its image sharing feature.

Instagram 3.2 for iOS Sports An All-new Camera and a New Willow Filter

Instagram 3.2 for iOS Sports An All-new Camera and a New Willow Filter

Instagram 3.2 for iOS brings several improvements to the app's look and speed. For example, it sports an all-new camera design and a new Willow filter. Also, Instagram for Android is updated.

Friday, 7 Dec 2012

Snapseed Arrives on Android, Updates iOS Version

Snapseed Arrives on Android, Updates iOS Version

Acquired by Google in September, Snapseed, a popular photo-editing app, is now finally available for download on Google Play for free. Likewise, the iOS version of the app is also free for now (originally US$4.99), and is also updated to include Google+ integration and some new filters.

Thursday, 6 Dec 2012

Samsung Galaxy S III to Get Galaxy Note II Software Features in Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Update

Samsung Galaxy S III to Get Galaxy Note II Software Features in Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean Update

Samsung is currently seeding the Android 4.1.2 update, which includes the Multi-View multi-tasking feature, over-the-air for its popular S III device. Poland will be the first country to receive it.

Thursday, 29 Nov 2012

Google Drive Adds Spreadsheet Editing to its Mobile App

Google Drive Adds Spreadsheet Editing to its Mobile App

It's odd that the Google Drive mobile apps for Android and iOS didn't allow you to edit spreadsheets, but Google has rectified that with the latest version of the apps. Hit the link to find out what other changes the updated apps bring.

Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012

Facebook Encouraging Employees to Switch from iOS to Android

Facebook Encouraging Employees to Switch from iOS to Android

The popular social networking group has now "plastered posters across its headquarters", egging on employees to "switch from [iOS to Android] today", according to TechCrunch.

Monday, 19 Nov 2012

Lenovo to Launch Android Smartphone with 5.0-inch 1080p Display?

Lenovo to Launch Android Smartphone with 5.0-inch 1080p Display?

Spotted on Sina Weibo earlier this week are three screenshots that showed off the company's own Android UI in 1080p, pointing to allegations that Lenovo will be releasing a smartphone device with a 5.0-inch screen.

Samsung to Showcase 4.99-inch 1080p, 441PPI Super AMOLED Display at CES

Samsung to Showcase 4.99-inch 1080p, 441PPI Super AMOLED Display at CES

The Korean company is alleged to be unveiling a 4.99-inch Super AMOLED display with 1080p resolution and 441ppi pixel density at CES 2013.

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