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  1. We mobile, we digital, WeChatRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bizcommunity

    Solving problems is a beautiful thing. We teach our kids from an early age to "figure it out".


  2. [session] IoT-Based Controllers & Water Conservation By @LeeMWilliams | @ThingsExpo #IoTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Linux

    ... of Environmental and Sustainability Services for ETwater. He was Executive Director and Chairman of the Symbian Foundation in the UK and has headed up product divisions at Nokia, Iomega, Symbol, Palm, and Be. The World's Largest "Internet of Things" ...


  3. How to get location favourites from Nokia Maps to Microsoft MapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 |

    Guest author Massis Sirapian takes mapping fans of a geeky nature through the process of getting Nokia Maps favourites on a Symbian smartphone to Microsoft Maps on a desktop - and thence to Windows 10 Mobile potentially, of course. Note that I haven't tried any of this, so I'll refer you to Massis on Twitter if you get stuck!! Massis writes : The process here is exporting Symbian/Nokia Maps Landmarks, not exactly HERE ones.


  4. Apple Dominates US Smartphone Sales over SamsungRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Mobile Burn

    Samsung said it would not launch the Galaxy Note 5 in the UK for market reasons, the United Kingdom is Apple dominated with 34% of smartphone sales going to the iPhone. But what about the United States? We smell a whiff of hypocrisy in the air as this is also an Apple dominated market but yet the Galaxy Note 5 will land stateside... those poor Brits! It was revealed yesterday that Apple continues to beat Samsung in its home market, accounting for 44.1% of all smartphones sold in the month of June.


  5. Viber users can now access music and videos through ErosNow Public ChatRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - July 31, 2015 - CHENNAI, India -- Viber users can now access music and videos through ErosNow Public Chat New Delhi, July 2nd, 2015: Mobile devices are no less than a one stop location for availing entertainment. The most popular activities include accessing movie gossip, celebrity images, watching movies, videos and listening to music.


  6. Mobile: 'Record' agreement between WeChat Italy and ChatSim to...Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    Objective: to make Instant Messaging services more easily accessible around the planet and to win new market segments. Starting from /PRNewswire/ -- An important agreement has been signed between WeChat Italy, the first European branch of the number one App in the Far East and ChatSim, the first "Instant Messaging Mobile Operator " in the world , to join forces in spreading the advantages of Instant Messaging.


  7. By the time Microsoft bought Nokia, it was way too lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    In late 2010, Microsoft executive Stephen Elop became CEO at the then independent smartphone-maker Nokia. He concluded that Nokia's persistence in keeping its own smartphone platform, Symbian, was a mistake - he compared its strategy to a "burning platform" in a memo in February 2011.


  8. Google Play Store Top Notch Alternatives - Free Download AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Donklephant

    If you have an Android mobile device, then you've visited the Google Play store at least one time, to look for an application or a game. What you probably don't know is that the Google Play store isn't the only place from where you can download applications.


  9. Comscore's Latest Says Apple Top Smartphone OEM, But Android Still Top Platform In U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | TechCrunch

    Ahead of Apple's WWDC event, analytics firm comScore released on Friday a new report detailing Apple's mobile operating system iOS's growth in the U.S. market. The reported noted that, in April, Apple ranked at the top smartphone manufacturer with a 43.1 percent market share, up from 41.3 percent in January.


  10. Windows Phone market share faces huge drop in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 |

    While in countries and regions like India , Pakistan and the EU , Windows Phone market share is steadily growing, things don't appear to be going too well at all in Microsoft's homeland itself. According to data from comScore , Windows Phone lost one million customers in the US alone in the last quarter bringing its market share down from 3.6% to 3.0%.


  11. Study: Several popular smart phones fail to reach normal Internet speedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | EurekAlert!

    A lot of users are using outdated mobile devices that fail to reach adequate speeds on mobile networks. This is shown by measurements shared by the users of Netradar, a free mobile application that measures mobile connections and devices.


  12. Forget the iPhone: accessibility trumps trendinessRead the original story

    May 30, 2015 | Computing Unplugged Magazine

    While millions swooned over the iPhone, a number of people, especially those with visual impairments and some with physical disabilities, felt either left out of the hoopla or angered by Apple's apparent lack of consideration for universal design in the state-of-the-art cell phone. For users with blindness, the touch screen interface offers no tactile feedback.


  13. Ixonos Oyj (XNS1V) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market ReportRead the original story

    May 24, 2015 |

    ... The company partners with Forum Nokia Launchpad, IBM, Improlity, Intalio, Microsoft, Oracle, and Symbian Foundation. It operates through its offices in Finland, China, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Great Britain, Slovakia, and the US. It was formerly ...


  14. Android Wins the Race in Mobile Ad Revenue GenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | I4U Future Technology News

    Mobile ad analytic firm Opera Mediaworks has uncovered the recent developments in terms of Android vs. Apple on the mobile advertisements front. According to their most recent findings, Android is finally stepping one step forward in its game and has for the first time gone ahead of iOS as far as the revenue generated through mobile ads is concerned.


  15. Apple is top smartphone manufacturer in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | MacMinute

    Apple ranked as the top smartphone manufacturer with 42.6% OEM market share. Google Android led as the number one smartphone platform with 52.4 % platform market share.


  16. Why I believe there will never be a Nokia Lumia 1020 successorRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | WinBeta

    Of all the phones and smartphones ever released, few brands can claim to have built such a positive reputation among their users as Nokia. Releasing solid device after solid device, the brand, to this day, is almost completely watertight.


  17. Nokia Says It Won't Sell Or Manufacture Phones AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | International Business Times

    Nokia, the multinational communications and information technology company from Finland, has released an official statement that it won't sell or manufacture phones again. This statement was issued amid report s in Chinese media that the Finnish company was planning on going back to its roots of manufacturing mobile phones.


  18. Nokia Scratches Smartphone ItchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | E-Commerce Times

    With one foot already back in the mobile market water, Nokia apparently is planning to go all in. The company intends to release a smartphone, based on a rumor that surfaced Monday.


  19. Smartphone, iPhone, Blackberry: How to protect your device from malware?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2009 |

    The number of malicious software targeting smartphones, iPhones, and Blackberries is growing by leaps and bounds. Gone are the days where you didn't have to worry about things like Trojans and worms to steal identities.


  20. Thinfilm Appoints Kai Leppanen to Chief Commercial OfficerRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Freshnews

    Thin Film Electronics ASA , the leader in the development and commercialization of printed electronics and smart systems, today announced the appointment of Kai Leppanen to chief commercial officer. In this position, Mr. Leppanen will lead Thinfilm's global sales and jointly lead Thinfilm's field application engineering with chief product officer Dr. Peter Fischer.