The Pebble Android app has been delayed for quite sometime. Remember that Pebble engineer Kean Wong said the Android version was more complicated than he thought and only a few people were working on the Android app. No need to wait long Android users as the Pebble app for Android is now ready for download. Check out Google Play and you’ll see your beloved Pebble app…finally.
Unlike Samsung’s Galaxy S5, which debuted to middling reviews at MWC, Sony’s Xperia Z2 was received with unanimous praise at the exact same event. And there are more than a few voices saying Sony, for once, one-upped Sammy.
comScore Report: BlackBerry surpassed by Windows Phone, Android still No. 1 mobile OS, Apple top OEM
I am not a BlackBerry user but I am cheering for the Canadian phone manufacturer being a pioneer in the smartphone business. BlackBerry OS has recently been surpassed by Windows Phone in the US smartphone market. This is according to a report by comScore which says Windows Phone now holds 3.2 percent of the market while BlackBerry now at 3.1 percent in the Top Smartphone Platforms list.
As Samsung decided to take a page from Sony’s playbook and roll out the Galaxy S5 with a non-optional water armor, the possibility of an S5 Active coming anytime soon is slim. An S5 Zoom is certainly likely, though its predecessor has been mostly bashed, whereas an S5 mini is not a matter of if, but rather when.
I have no idea how many Moto X smartphones are being sold thru the Moto Maker platform but I sure want to try customising my own unit and actually receiving it in the mail. It seems exciting to see your design become a real phone.
It looks like T-Mobile badly wants us to think Samsung’s Galaxy S5 has the makings of a tremendous box-office hit, which frankly suggests the exact opposite. The UnCarrier first went on record last week with pre-registration numbers, claiming they hit an outstanding 100,000 in just 48 hours.
I guess music streaming services are the new hot thing because Samsung just joined the ranks of Spotify, Pandora, Apple and Beats with their new music streaming service, Milk. Milk Music is available now in the Google Play store and like Spotify and Pandora, it is free to download. AND it doesn’t have ads! Thank goodness!
Instead of making a big fuss about its newest Android tablet, plainly dubbed the HP 8 (model number 1401), Hewlett-Packard has simply started selling the thing via hp.com, at a seemingly reasonable $169.99.
Despite not exactly promoting it very aggressively, or making it available in subsidized flavors stateside, HTC’s Butterfly S was always expected to get a fairly swift Android 4.4 KitKat update. After all, the 5 incher is essentially identical hardware-wise with the HTC One, simply swapping metal for plastic and boosting the high-ender’s footprint.
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Last week, we heard Bitcoin’s future may be in jeopardy with CEO Mark Karpeles quitting the board and MT. Gox nowhere to be found. This week will end with the Bitcoin creator reportedly being found in California. That’s good news right?
Releasing phones, be them smart or dumb, high or low-end, with playfully colored back covers has become a signature move for Nokia, stretching out to its Lumia, Asha and, most recently, X line.