News tagged ‘google android’

Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011

Google-Motorola Deal Said to Have US$2.5 Billion Reverse Breakup Fee

Google-Motorola Deal Said to Have US$2.5 Billion Reverse Breakup Fee

You already know that Google is buying Motorola for US$12.5 billion; but do you know that the search giant will have to pay Motorola US$2.5 billion if the deal doesn't go through?

Monday, 15 Aug 2011

Google Acquires Motorola Mobility

Google Acquires Motorola Mobility

Google just announced that it is acquiring Motorola Mobility at approximately $12.5 billion (or $40 per share). This puts the search company in a better position to propagate its mobile OS to the masses.

Friday, 12 Aug 2011

Screenshots of Android Ice Cream Sandwich Leaked

Screenshots of Android Ice Cream Sandwich Leaked

Screenshots of the upcoming Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system were apparently captured on a Nexus S phone.

Thursday, 11 Aug 2011

LG Optimus 3D Available in Singapore from End-August 2011

LG Optimus 3D Available in Singapore from End-August 2011

3D technology is fast crossing paths with mobile smartphones. Today, LG officially launched its first 3D smartphone, the LG Optimus 3D, an Android 2.2 device that comes with a dual 5-megapixel camera for 3D imaging and a dual-core 1GHz processor.

Dust and Water Resistant Samsung Galaxy XCover Announced

Dust and Water Resistant Samsung Galaxy XCover Announced

These days, it's no longer a surprise to hear of phones that are dust and water resistant. The Samsung Galaxy family gets one such member, dubbed as the Samsung Galaxy XCover, which is also shock resistant.

Wednesday, 10 Aug 2011

HTC Evo 3D Available in Singapore from August 2011

HTC Evo 3D Available in Singapore from August 2011

With 3D technology becoming mainstream, HTC is the next in line to introduce a 3D smartphone. Dubbed as the HTC Evo 3D, the Android 2.3 device comes with two 5-megapixel cameras for 3D imaging and a glass-free 3D viewing experience.

Thursday, 4 Aug 2011

Android Ice Cream Sandwich Likely to Use TI Processor

Android Ice Cream Sandwich Likely to Use TI Processor

A promotional image used by Texas Instruments apparently revealed that Google may has chosen it to power the next Android OS, Ice Cream Sandwich.

Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011

Android Maintains Lead as World's No.1 Smartphone OS

Android Maintains Lead as World's No.1 Smartphone OS

Google Android maintains its lead as the top smartphone platform with a global market share of 48%. It has held the position since Q4 2010.

Tuesday, 2 Aug 2011

Lawsuit Battle between HTC and Apple Continues

Lawsuit Battle between HTC and Apple Continues

Barely a week after stating its intentions to reach a deal, HTC filed a lawsuit against Apple in Britain on 29 July 2011.

Monday, 1 Aug 2011

Six to Eight New HTC Devices by End of 2011

Six to Eight New HTC Devices by End of 2011

HTC has announced plans to release six to eight new devices in the remaining months of 2011. These devices will be a combination of phones and tablets.

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