Tag Archive: Smartphone


Line’s New Smartphone App Helps You Dodge Unwanted Calls

Line, the hugely popular messaging service that boasts more than 300 million registered users worldwide, today launched its new Whoscall app for smartphones. Available now on Android, and coming soon to iOS, the app allows users to identify mystery callers…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Why the Wearables Revolution Won’t Be Like the Smartphone ‘Dogfight’

A new book called Dogfight: How Apple and Google Went to War and Started a Revolution by Fred Vogelstein revealed the mechanism by which Apple influenced the direction of Android — shock and awe. Yes, the introduction of the iPhone…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Why the Wearables Revolution Won’t Be Like the Smartphone ‘Dogfight’

A new book called Dogfight: How Apple and Google Went to War and Started a Revolution by Fred Vogelstein revealed the mechanism by which Apple influenced the direction of Android — shock and awe. Yes, the introduction of the iPhone…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Why the Wearables Revolution Won’t Be Like the Smartphone ‘Dogfight’

A new book called Dogfight: How Apple and Google Went to War and Started a Revolution by Fred Vogelstein revealed the mechanism by which Apple influenced the direction of Android — shock and awe. Yes, the introduction of the iPhone…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Your Next Smartphone Could Carry A Foxconn Display [Rumor]

Foxconn Electronics is to begin producing high-resolution OLED smartphone displays starting in 2015, according supply chain sources in Taiwan. The company has reportedly reached a deal with Taiwanese panel maker Innolux, which will undertake the production of the 4- and…Read more ›    [Read More…]

The $57K Smartphone That Makes The Gold iPhone 5s Look Cheap

Are you an Android user with $ 57,000 to spare proving that the gold iPhone 5s isn’t the gaudiest phone around? Well, you may be pleased then to hear about a new line of blinged-up phones from Swiss designer Alessandro Savelli.…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Honda Builds Smartphone Case With Built-In Airbag

What happens when you’re so clumsy that not even the most protective cases on the market can prevent you from damaging your smartphone? You give it an airbag, of course. That’s what Honda did. The company has built a concept…Read more ›    [Read More…]

The New Divide: Do You Live In A Desktop Or A Smartphone State?

Movable Ink — a New York City-based company whose technology allows clients to create more relevant email marketing campaigns — has put together this data visualization graphic, showing the United States divided by whether they prefer using smartphones and tablets…Read more ›    [Read More…]

iPhone Represented Massive 76% Of October Smartphone Sales In Japan

An astonishing 76 percent of new smartphone sales in Japan for the month of October were either iPhone 5s or 5c handsets, according to recent data. The report comes from a Kantar World Panel, and demonstrates just how far Apple’s…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Dogfight: Inside The iOS vs. Android Smartphone Wars [Interview]

To mark the release of Fred Vogelstein’s new book “Dogfight: How Apple and Google Went to War and Started a Revolution”, Cult of Mac chatted to the author to gets his thoughts on the iOS vs. Android smartphone wars, writing a…Read more ›    [Read More…]