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

    Monday Jun 29 | 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.


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

    Monday Jun 8 | 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.


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

    Monday Jun 8 |

    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%.


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

    Monday Jun 1 | 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    A lot of users are using outdated mobile devices that fail to reach adequate speeds on mobile networks.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.


  5. 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.


  6. 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 ...


  7. 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.


  8. 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.


  9. 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.


  10. 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.


  11. 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.


  12. 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.


  13. 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.


  14. UMAR: Ubiquitous Mobile Augmented RealityRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | CiteULike

    In Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Mobile and ubiquitous multimedia , pp. 41-45, doi:10.1145/1052380.1052387 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.


  15. Microsoft owes Windows RT an obituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Mashable

    One thing that's been a near certainty in the history of mobile devices: The operating system you're using today won't be around ten years from now. Taken in the context of today's duopoly of platforms, Android and iOS , that might seem like an antiquated notion; the latter was introduced almost eight years ago, and unless some drastic shift in consumer preference happens , it seems unlikely that iOS won't make it to the decade mark.


  16. Apple vs Android: winning in hardware, winning in softwareRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 |

    While Apple wins in Hardware in the United States, Android wins in software. So says the most recent report on smart device usage in the United States.


  17. Pocketable productivity: 5 folding keyboards for your smartphoneRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | ComputerWorld

    While thumb-typing or finger-swiping on your smartphone screen may be good enough for tweeting or texting, more wordy activities -- like typing long email messages, taking notes at conference sessions or writing documents like this one -- are grueling at best. For that, you need a physical keyboard.


  18. Mobile Livestreaming Since 2010 #mojoconRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | IrishEyes

    IT IS EASY to forget things that happen before their time and Qik's livestreaming service is one of them. We first started covering live events with Qik running on Symbian phones in 2009 and made the process part of the creative multimedia degree programme in Tipperary Institute.


  19. Internet of Things and 'The Physical Web' | @ThingsExpo [#IoT]Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Java Developer's Journal

    Project members are working to take the scalability and openness of the web and use it to talk to the exponentially exploding range of smart devices. Nearly every company today working on the IoT comes up with the same basic solution: use my server and you'll be fine.


  20. The time may be near for Microsoft to surrender in mobileRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Mashable

    While smartphones are not an extremely new product category anymore, their widespread popularity certainly is. It's only been in the last few years, a wholly recent phenomenon, that the word "phone" became shorthand for "smartphone."