Posted by A Ocean on June 18, 2013 ·
Huawei unveiled it’s latest Smartphone, the Ascend P6 in London today, Huawei claims that P6 is ‘the world’s slimmest smartphone’.
Huawei P6 is 6.18mm thin, it packs a quad core CPU clocked at 1.5GHz and 2 GB of RAM, it features a 4.7-inch display with a 720p resolution.
“The HUAWEI Ascend P6 is a star among smartphones with its industry-leading design, high-quality [...]
Posted by A Ocean on June 4, 2013 ·
Twitter launched Vine for Android on Monday, the Android version of it’s popular video capturing and sharing service via Google Play.
Vine app for iOS has been available since January with about 13 million active users soon after Twitter purchased it. The Android version does not have al lthe goodies of it’s iOS counterpart.
“Though we’ve been very focused on releasing Vine [...]
Posted by A Ocean on May 30, 2013 ·
Google Play All Access music streaming service was launched few weeks ago at Google I/O and was available for Android mobile OS, with an iOS app sorely missed and keenly awaited. The wait seems to be nearly over. At the D11 conference, Google’s head of Android Sundar Pichai confirmed that the service will be making its way to iOS according to Engadget.
Users who start a free trial by June 30th, [...]
Posted by A Ocean on May 29, 2013 ·
Google shows off a new Gmail interface for both Android and iOS, along with a new inbox experience for the web, a new inbox feature that offers automatic organization of incoming mail into groups.
Category labelled “Primary” will house messages from friends and family, and the messages which do not land in other tabs. “Social” tab will automatically contain notifications and [...]
Posted by A Ocean on May 28, 2013 ·
More tablet will be shipped than Notebooks or portable PCs this year according to the quarterly Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker report by IDC, the already declining PC market will see negative growth for the second consecutive year denoting a broad shift in usage patterns.
229.3 million units of Tablets are expected to be shipped this year, up from 144.5 million units last year, at the same [...]
Posted by A Ocean on May 20, 2013 ·
Tumblr got more than its share of attention this week, but, Yahoo did not forget Flickr, another beloved start-up when Yahoo purchased it eight years ago. Yahoo has announced a new remodel to Flickr that puts more emphasis on the photographs plus Flickr users now get1 terabyte of space without shelling a dime.
“At Flickr, we believe you should share all your images in full resolution, so life’s [...]
Posted by A Ocean on May 17, 2013 ·
Samsung Galaxy phone lineup’s latest entrant, Galaxy S4 is on track to selling 10 million handsets in its first month according to the The Korea Times who quoted Samsung’s co-CEO Shin Jong-kyun.
“It is selling much faster than the previous model S3 … Samsung spent 50 days to pass the 10 million sales mark for the S3. The S4 will be Samsung’s first ’10 million [...]
Posted by A Ocean on May 16, 2013 ·
At Google I/O, Google unveiled a major new unified messaging service for iOS and Android called Hangouts. Hangouts is a cross platform service that will replace Google Talk, Google+ Messenger and the Google+ video chat. Earlier it was rumored to be called Babel, but Google announced it as Hangouts.
Google Hangouts will allow the sharing of photos, emoji, and video calls, together with traditional [...]
Posted by A Ocean on May 12, 2013 ·
The Windows Phone marketplace now has 145,000 apps up from Microsoft’s figure of 120,000 apps in October 2012. The fact was mentioned by Microsoft in a post announcing the Nokia Lumia 928.
Windows Phone has taken nearly 11 months to add 45,000 apps, after Microsoft announced 100,000 apps in June 2012. The 50,000 apps before this took only 6 months, though the first 50,000 took around 14 [...]
Posted by A Ocean on May 8, 2013 ·
HTC’s First smartphone which was the first flagship Android phone for Facebook Home, now is priced at less than one US Dollar. US carrier AT&T has discounted the price of the HTC First from $99.99 to $0.99, with a two-year agreement.
Facebook has tied up with HTC to launch a midrange smartphone preloaded with Home, the heavily modified Android experience. User reviews for Facebook Home [...]