News tagged ‘smartphones’

Thursday, 7 Oct 2010

Garmin-Asus Launches the A50 Android Navigation Smartphone

Garmin-Asus Launches the A50 Android Navigation Smartphone

Garmin-Asus today announced the launch of the Garmin-Asus A50 - a professional-focused Android-powered smartphone that delivers to sophisticated users the speed, power and versatility of a robust app-centric smartphone platform.

Monday, 13 Sep 2010

Almost 30% of Android Phones Now Running Froyo

Almost 30% of Android Phones Now Running Froyo

Some four months after Android's 2.2. "Froyo" update was released into the wild, new figures from Google show that the latest iteration of its mobile operating system is starting to take a sizable hold throughout the existing Android market.

Tuesday, 31 Aug 2010

Intel to Buy Infineon Wireless Unit for US$1.4 Billion

Intel to Buy Infineon Wireless Unit for US$1.4 Billion

After nearly a month of rumors foreshadowing the deal, it's now official: Intel is buying Infineon's wireless unit for $1.4 billion in an all-cash transaction that will close in the first quarter of next year.

Friday, 16 Jul 2010

Android Market Reaches Milestone of 100,000 Apps and 1 Billion Downloads

Android Market Reaches Milestone of 100,000 Apps and 1 Billion Downloads

The Android Market has reached some notable milestones recently. It now offers more than 100,000 applications, and has also surpassed more than one billion app downloads.

Wednesday, 7 Jul 2010

HTC's Profits Soar on Back of Android

HTC's Profits Soar on Back of Android

Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC has reported a 41% sales increase for the first six months of 2010.

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