on July 30, 2013 ·
After years of lack of innovation said its word, Apple is no longer the once invincible company, slowly but surely is losing market share for Android-based products. Take for example the range of iPad tablet, which came to have a smaller market share than Android tablets.
Powered by names like Nexus 7 and Kindle Fire, Android tablets range has grown rapidly in popularity from taking full advantage of price/performance ratio superior to Apple and weaknesses of chaotic iOS updates and without a thorough test of new introduced facilities.
Thus, while the market share of the tablet with Apple iOS [...]
on July 29, 2013 ·
Even if access to more spacious hard drives and cheap USB devices have reduced almost to zero the interest of users for using storage solutions based on optical discs, Sony and Panasonic still believe that they have a future.
Evidence is the announced partnership for developing a new generation of optical discs capable of providing superior storage capacity of the current ones.
If in the past the two companies have preferred to launch optical disc with proprietary storage format, incompatible with each other and reading devices that do not support that format, this time the two giants seem [...]
on July 26, 2013 ·
After the April Financial Times journalists advancing the possibility that Nokia will launch Lumia smartphones in the near future of 6-inch screen, the information is now confirmed with concrete evidence.
According to the publication, Nokia is preparing a competitor for the Samsung Galaxy Note smartphone model based on Windows Phone 8. The new Lumia model would be ready for release before the end of the year.
Image provided by those from ICTech illustrates what appears to be glass panel applied over the screen of a Nokia smartphone with large information confirming the former ones. Find out more [...]
on July 22, 2013 ·
The trivial SIM card, operators use to store information needed for authentication and secure access to mobile networks, may contain a security vulnerability that allows taking control of your mobile phone. The discovery was made by a German scientist, saying that hundreds of millions of SIM cards using an outdated encryption algorithm that can be exploited.
Karsten Nohl, founder of Security Security Research Labs, says he has found a method that can take advantage of certain software security breaches and encryption algorithm to gain access, sometimes unlimited resources of a mobile phone. Analyzed [...]
on July 19, 2013 ·
Nexus 7 is the most famous and one of the best selling Android tablets ever, launching the first Android reference model while having a noticeable impact on the ecosystem of apps optimized for tablets from Google Play. Launched a year ago, the Nexus 7 tablet is now an old product, but the launch of a major update could be closer than we think.
Android Central came into possession of footage with the new Nexus 7, which will be also manufactured by ASUS. As can be seen in the official video, the new Nexus 7 will have a different design, pointing out the emergence of a primary camera of 5 MP and [...]
on July 15, 2013 ·
After the official launch of the Nokia Lumia 1020, the Finnish company officials have announced a range of new applications that were not for Lumia terminals, especially photo applications, and social applications. These include Hipstamatic, Path, Vyclone, SNAPCAM, Panagraph, Yelp and Foursquare. Also, Flipboard will come soon.
Windows Phone Apps
The big problem remains the lack of Windows Phone applications. The problem is not that missing the simple ones (eg free games you can find more than 10 applications, of which half are X and zero or Hangman), but the problem is that applications lacking [...]
on July 12, 2013 ·
Those who want the best camera on the next smartphone generation does not have to wait. Nokia launched Lumia 1020, with 41 MP camera sensor. Along with the Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One and Sony Xperia Z it is one of the most important handsets launched this year. Successor of Nokia 808 PureView, one of the last models with Symbian, Windows Phone 8, an operating system that can stand alongside modern Android and iOS. In addition, the Finnish experience in building mobile phone can be recognized immediately at Nokia World 1020. Let’s look further at the list of specifications.
Display: 4.5″ [...]
on July 8, 2013 ·
Two months ago, during its annual conference dedicated to developers, Google announced that Google Maps for mobile platforms will receive significant updates regarding its interface. The company today released the version for the Android platform, but that, in addition removes some popular options.
New version for Android uses payment interface inspired by Google Now, as the iPhone phone users enjoy. Available on the Android 4.0.3 or newer terminals, the new Google Maps provides a simple full screen interface that hides behind a small drop button and leave the rest of the space for map display [...]
on July 5, 2013 ·
Taiwanese designer MediaTek presents a new quad core processor with powerful graphics unit and multiple connection facilities that targets smart phones and tablets price. Read the details and specifications!
The new Soc (system-on-chip) MediaTek 8125 comes with four processing cores using ARM Cortex-A7 architecture that is optimized for high energy efficiency. The chip also comes with an integrated graphics processing unit (iGPU) licensed from Imagination Technologies. We are talking about multi core PowerVR Series5XT solution. It is important to note that we are dealing with the technology of [...]
on July 1, 2013 ·
Most luxury smartphones are just gold plated versions and/or encrusted with diamonds but mobile phones already exists. Like brilliantly HTC One or BlackBerry Golden Q10. Smartphone in the picture, however, is a little different because it is a new completely unique model. Sounds fancy, doesn’t it?
Powered by a Swiss company called Savelli, this new smartphone was designed specifically for the ladies. It comes in 11 different versions with names like Ardent Red or Diamond Night and all are made with a unique almond-shaped body, covered in premium materials. The front is embellished with a [...]