Tag Archive: Android

Android 2.3.4 Confirmed Bringing Google Talk Video Calling To Nexus S. OTA Roll-Out In Next Few Weeks

We first heard yesterday about the possibility of Google’s Android 2.3.4 bringing video calling to the Nexus S, thanks to a tweet from a supposed Samsung employee. Now Google has confirmed that this is indeed the case, and the update will arrive in the ‘next few weeks’.

Along with bringing video chat to the Nexus S, the update will be laden with bug fixes for the ageing Nexus One handset  [Read More…]

FileXChange Enable You To Transfer Files Between iPhone and Android, Mac, Windows and Linux

FileXChange is a new application developed by iStartApp to exchange files on your iPhone, iPodTouch and iPad. With a single click, you can send any type of file towards Windows, Mac, Linux and Android devices. You can use your iPhone, iPod touch and iPad as a USB to transfer files anywhere without iTunes.

FileXChange features:

Very easy to use: intuitive graphics and video tutorial File transfer is via Wi-Fi or via Bluetooth Transfer files to and from  [Read More…]

Android Porting to iPhone 4 / iPod Touch 4G, 3G / iPad 1, 2 Very Soon !

Great news, Android plateform on its way to land on iPhone 4, 3GS, iPod touch 4G, 3G. Look what we’ve found while perusing our Twitter timeline… This could means that we’ll see Android coming to the iPhone 4 and iPad (may be iPad 2 too) very soon as the hackers who ported Android on iPhone 3G / 2G has already made a great progress on porting Android to newer devices. First, cpich3g tweeted that they have very basic PMU on iPhone 4  [Read More…]

Android VS iOS

Android vs. iOS is a popular debate topic, but it might just be happening at the consumer level. 9to5Mac ran an interesting story this morning about some comments made by Google�s Asia-Pacific president, Daniel Alegre.�When the iPhone succeeds, Google succeeds,� he mentions in an interview with AdNews.

This alone shouldn�t catch anyone off guard. With over 100 million iPhones out in the wild using Google�s little search bar built into Safari, why wouldn�t Google be  [Read More…]

This Android Knows His Dance Moves [Video]

Xperia Arc is a great phone that comes with Android 2.3 (Gingerbread). But since Sony Ericsson probably isn’t one of the major players in the smartphone market, their marketing team came up with this weird, yet funny idea of promoting the phone with, well.. a dancing Android!

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Browser Wars: Flawed Study Shows Android Surfs Web 52% Faster Than iPhone 4 On iOS 4.3

It’s fast becoming the measure smartphone manufacturers and OS developers use to convey how fast their products are, and now one Canadian firm has taken Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android through 45,000 tests to see just who has the fastest web browsing experience.

Blaze Software Inc is a Canadian outfit dedicated to improving browsing speeds and they were kind enough to run  [Read More…]

Android, RIM Pass iPhone in Total Smartphone Market Share

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According to the latest data published by prominent digital measurement provider comScore, Google’s Android and Research in Motion’s BlackBerry have become the largest mobile platforms, respectively, at the onset of this new year. Firmly pinned in third place is Apple’s iPhone, although it should be noted that the data reflects the period immediately before the Verizon iPhone was released.

The data comes from comScore’s ?MobiLens? service, which  [Read More…]

OSFaker Brings Android and Windows Phone 7 To The iPhone

If you’re an iPhone owner and always wanted to dabble in the dark arts of Android and Windows Phone 7, you could be in luck. OSFaker now lets you simulate both operating systems right on your iPhone with WP7 being a recent addition, assuming you’re jailbroken of course.

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Android On Top In US Smartphone Wars, iOS and BlackBerry Joint Second Report

It’s no great surprise to anyone who actually thinks about it, but a new report by Nielsen claims that Android is the number one smartphone OS in the United States with iOS and BlackBerry joint second.

Currently Google’s Android accounts for 29% of smartphones while Apple’s iOS and Research In Motion’s BlackBerry both hold a 27% share each. After that it’s a mish-mash of operating systems with Windows Phone (including  [Read More…]