News tagged ‘android’

Thursday, 11 Oct 2012

Office 2013 for Android and iOS to Be Released in March 2013?

Office 2013 for Android and iOS to Be Released in March 2013?

It is rumored that Microsoft will be releasing Office 2013 as a mobile software suite for both Android and iOS devices. This is according to the Czech website, IHNED, who spoke to a Microsoft product manager.

Thursday, 27 Sep 2012

Google Play Reaches 25 Billion Downloads, Offers 25-Cents Apps for Next 5 Days

Google Play Reaches 25 Billion Downloads, Offers 25-Cents Apps for Next 5 Days

Google announced yesterday that Google Play has hit 25 billion downloads. As part of its celebrations, Google is offering selected apps for just 25 cents for the next five days.

Thursday, 13 Sep 2012

Chrome for Android 4.1 Receives Augmented Sandbox

Chrome for Android 4.1 Receives Augmented Sandbox

Google releases a reinforced sandbox for Chrome for Android 4.1, while users of Chrome for Android 4.0+ will receive security fixes and feature updates for the mobile web browser.

Friday, 31 Aug 2012

Sony Tablet S and Tablet P to be updated to ICS in Spring; Tablet P not getting Jelly Bean (Update)

Sony Tablet S and Tablet P to be updated to ICS in Spring; Tablet P not getting Jelly Bean (Update)

At the same time as Sony delivers the Android 4.0 ICS update to its existing Xperia smartphone line, the company will also be porting it to its Android-based tablets, the Sony Tablet S and Tablet P. Additionally, Tablet S will be on the roadmap for Jelly Bean sometime down the line, but the dual-screen Tablet P will not be updated.

Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012

Black Samsung Galaxy S III Set to Debut in UK in Four to Six Weeks

Black Samsung Galaxy S III Set to Debut in UK in Four to Six Weeks

UK smartphone retailer MobileFun has launched a pre-order page for a black edition of the Samsung Galaxy S III, adding another to an existing palette of three colors for the popular smartphone.

Tuesday, 8 May 2012

LG-made Google TVs Landing in The States on May 21st

LG-made Google TVs Landing in The States on May 21st

LG is expected to roll out new Google TV models in the States on May 21st, as the South Korean firm aims to secure a larger chunk of the Internet TV market.

Monday, 7 May 2012

Draw Something Loses 5M Users a Month After Zynga Takeover

Draw Something Loses 5M Users a Month After Zynga Takeover

According to Appdata, Draw Something has lost 5 million users a month after Zynga's acquisition of its developer OMGPOP.

Friday, 4 May 2012

Symantec Discovers New Android Malware Threat

Symantec Discovers New Android Malware Threat

Detected by Symantec as Android.Notcompatible, the Android malware threat is currently being spread by a handful of infected websites.

Flipboard Spotted on Samsung Galaxy S III

Flipboard Spotted on Samsung Galaxy S III

Flipboard, an app that collects content from social media and other websites and collates them all into a magazine format, has always been an iOS-exclusive app. However, it seems the app is no longer exclusive to Apple's ecosystem as it was spotted on Samsung's new flagship mobile phone, the Galaxy S III.

Monday, 30 Apr 2012

Amazon's Kindle Fire Is The Number One Android Tablet in US

Amazon's Kindle Fire Is The Number One Android Tablet in US

Amazon's Kindle Fire is now one of the most popular Android devices in the US, and the most prominent Android tablet in the market. But that doesn't mean Google is amused, because Amazon's version of Android is bringing developers into their yard.

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