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Friday, 21 Dec 2012

Instagram Regresses Terms of Service After Public Outcry

Instagram Regresses Terms of Service After Public Outcry

Instagram's co-founder, Kevin Systrom, has just done a 360-degree turnabout, stating that they will be reverting "this advertising section to the original version that has been in effect since we launched the service in October 2010", after a massive outcry over the recent changes.

Samsung Presenting 5.5-inch Flexible Display with 720p Resolution at CES 2013

Samsung Presenting 5.5-inch Flexible Display with 720p Resolution at CES 2013

Samsung Mobile has stated that they will be showcasing a 5.5-inch flexible display with 720p resolution and 267ppi at CES 2013. This is not the first time that Samsung will be showing off its arsenal of flexible displays - back at last year's CES, they showed off a smaller 4.5-inch WVGA screen.

Thursday, 20 Dec 2012

iOS 6 Adoption Soars 29% After Release of Google Maps

iOS 6 Adoption Soars 29% After Release of Google Maps

The release of Google Maps caused iOS 6 adoption to jump 29% within five days.

Friday, 14 Dec 2012

Viddy,

Viddy, "Instagram for Videos" App, Comes to Android

Somewhat likened to "the Instagram for video capturing", Viddy, now available on Android, allows users to apply 10 different filters as well as add songs to their 15-sec recorded clips before sharing them with other Viddy users and on different social networks.

Thursday, 13 Dec 2012

Redesigned Flickr For iOS Includes 16 New Filters and Revamped UI

Redesigned Flickr For iOS Includes 16 New Filters and Revamped UI

Instagram, Twitter and Snapseed aside, Flickr for iOS has revved up the competition with some updates of its own, including the addition of 16 new filters and a revamped UI.

Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012

Apple Claims Nearly 27% of World's LTE Device Market

Apple Claims Nearly 27% of World's LTE Device Market

Apple managed to capture more than a quarter of the world's LTE market share less than three months after the launch of its iPhone 5. Its arch rival, Samsung continues to lead the market for the seventh straight quarter with 40%.

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.

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.

Friday, 16 Nov 2012

Facebook for iOS and Android Updated with New Features

Facebook for iOS and Android Updated with New Features

Facebook recently updated its iOS and Android apps with some new features, including a Share button, in-line friend tagging, and emoji options for messages.

Thursday, 15 Nov 2012

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins: BlackBerry 10 Will Be a Success

RIM CEO Thorsten Heins: BlackBerry 10 Will Be a Success

Despite the late arrival of BlackBerry 10, Research in Motion (RIM) CEO, Thorsten Heins, firmly believes that the mobile OS will be a success.

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