Nearly three in every four smartphones sold during the first quarter of 2013 were running Android, according to the latest statistics from the analysts at Gartner. Google’s operating system grabbed a whopping 74% of the market share during the three-month period, while Apple’s iOS came in second with 18.2%.
Companies choosing to build Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and Symbian powered devices might want to look away now.
Having said that, BlackBerry will [Read More...]
Namco Bandai’sÂ Idolm@sterÂ series has been exclusive to Japan since it first debuted in 2005, so you’ve probably never heard of it, despite their popularity. But Namco has translated three of the titles into English and ported them over to iOS, giving fans all over the world the chance to experience the Japanese sensation for the first time.
The only problem is, they’re priced at $ 54.99Â each!
The Idolm@sterÂ series of rhythm games follows the [Read More...]
It seems like we’ve been using iPads forever now, but the greatest tablet computer ever made is still an incredibly young piece of gadgetry. In fact, it’s celebrating its third birthday today.
What other three year old do you know who has changed the world like the iPad has?
A ton of tech luminaries and pundits thought the iPad wouldn’t even make it this far, but boy, were they wrong. Over the [Read More...]
It seems you can’t go anywhere these days without seeing an advert for the iPhone. They’re on billboards in the street, they’re there when you switch on the TV, and you’ll also find them in newspapers and magazines. But believe it or not, there’s one company that spends more â€” a lot more! â€” onÂ advertisingÂ its smartphones than Apple does.
That company is Samsung. In 2012, Samsung outspent Apple [Read More...]
There’s a corporate message in here somewhere, but who cares? Giant Lego!
One of these suits is not like the othersâ€¦ Kidding! They’re all exactly the same.
Because nothing says rock’n’roll like “synergistic delivery into consumer end markets.”
One day, my child, taking a photo with an iPad will look cool. [Read More...]
EE launched the United Kingdom’s first 4G LTE network back in October 2012, and with it came some pretty expensive price plans; the carrier has certainly been taking advantage of the fact that it has the U.K.’s only 4G network. But that approach is going to be spoiled by rival carrier Three.
Already the cheapest of all the U.K.’s major providers, Three is looking to maintain its position by promising its customers [Read More...]
Â Â SAN FRANCISCO, MACWORLD/iWORLD 2013 – Whether you’re excited for Ashton Kutcher’s upcoming film JOBS or not, there’s no denying that Kutcher poured his heart into this role.
Throughout his keynote this morning, Ashton waxed philosophic on the things that he learned as he tried to become Steve Jobs. At one point he was even on the brink of tears. At the end of [Read More...]
Kanex’s new DualRole will be pretty much essential for hotel-hopping MacBook Air owners the world over. It’s a little pocket-sized box which hooks up to the MacBook’s USB 3.0 port and turns it into three ports plus an Ethernet jack.
Yes, it costs $ 70, but you can expense that, right?
The DualRole can also be used with an external power adapter to provide more juice to those USB ports. Either [Read More...]
I swear my Contacts are a mess. Itâ€™s all because of the time I was doing outside sales (this was like 8 years ago now) and I imported the entire prospect database into my address book. Granted Iâ€™ve used some of these addresses since, but, wow, do I have some serious cruft in there. Not only do I have addresses that I donâ€™t need, I have lots of outdated addresses that are [Read More...]