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Tag Archives: Android
Microsoft burns Twitter, Facebook & Apple as it admits it was hacked
Microsoft burns Twitter and Apple over their security features whilst admitting it was hacked in the same zero-day Java exploit as them.
No going back as China overtakes America as the world’s largest smartphone market
China has overtaken America as the largest single market for smartphones and tablets, according to information released by the app analytics firm Flurry
More updates released for Google Now, but the app’s biggest flaw remains unfixed
Google Now is great but after four major updates to the app, why hasn’t Google fixed its most significant flaw – the app’s lack of visibility.
What happens when someone tries to hack your Gmail account?
When Google sent me an email today saying my Gmail account had been hacked, this is what I did (and how Google helped me make my account more secure).
Profile: Zime app & the psychology of helping you manage your time better
We speak to the developers of Zime to see why they took on the challenge of developing a new calendar task app.
BlackBerry Z10 worse than iPhone 5 for peak cell phone radiation exposure
The BlackBerry Z10 has a higher SAR value than the iPhone 5 but can the safety of a smartphone really be judged by with such a radiation test?
This retro accessory can help protect you from smartphone radiation
This retro accessory could help protect you from cell phone radiation – here’s how to get tawkon’s retro blue handset
Facebook finishes 2012 as number one smartphone app
Despite trailing Google Maps for most of 2012, Facebook catapulted in popularity through the final quarter to become the number one mobile app in terms of monthly unique users.
Profile: bitSmith Games. How one start-up is gaming mythology on its road to success
One gaming start-up turned to ancient Celtic mythology for the inspiration for its most successful release – and plans to bring more legends to life soon.
Are tablets to blame for the lower than expected demand for the iPhone 5?
According to the Wall Street Journal Apple has cut orders for components for its iPhone 5 because of lower than expected demand but are tablets to blame?
Sony announces the Xperia Z – a Samsung Galaxy S4 competitor
Sony has announced its new flagship smartphone, the Xperia Z – a device that it hopes will help keep the company relevant among the emerging leaders of the high-end smartphone market: Apple and Samsung.
Who wants some robotic Lego you can control with your iPhone?
At CES 2013 Lego will announce an upgrade to its Mindstorms kits which will allow iPhone & iPad users control their Lego creations with their iOS devices
Google Play will hit one million apps this June
After the single busiest week in terms of new device activations and app downloads in Android history, we study the size of Google Play’s app directory and predict when it’s likely to reach the magical one million app milestone.
As tablet market matures, the iPad’s share falls sharply
This may sound a little shocking at first but in the days immediately after Christmas Apple’s share of the tablet market actually fell by 7.1%. This is, however, a sign that the tablet market is maturing rather than any beginning of the end predictions for Apple.
On Christmas Day we gifted a record breaking number of smartphones & tablets
December 25 broke records for the number of smartphone & tablet activations detected & apps downloaded, according to the mobile analytics company, Flurry.
What are the best apps to download on your new smartphone & tablet (& what to do with your old device)
If you’ve just gotten a new smartphone or tablet here are some of the best apps you can download, & what you can do with your old phones and tablets
How you can help the Police recover your stolen smartphone (& stop the thieves from using it)
When your smartphone is stolen the Police rely on you to help them recover it – here’s what you need to do to help the Police get your phone back.
Forget the Mayans, Google Now predicts the world will end on December 21,2012
For get the Mayans’ centuries old predictions; Google’s Siri competitor, Google Now, predicts the world will end on December 21,2012