Tag: "Android"

Apple Acquires Chomp to Improve App Store Search and Discovery

Apple Acquires Chomp to Improve App Store Search and Discovery

Apple has reportedly acquired Chomp, a start-up dedicated to app discovery. Chomp was launched back in 2009 and has earned about $2.5 million in venture funding until now. Apple purchased Chomp in an attempt to improve app discovery by utilizing Chomp team and its technologies. The startup has an app on the iTunes App Store, [...]

Apple Moves for Galaxy Nexus Ban in United States

Apple Moves for Galaxy Nexus Ban in United States

The Cupertino-based tech giant has recently filed a proposal for preliminary ban against the Samsung Galaxy Nexus in the United States for infringing on Apple’s four patents, Florian Mueller of FOSS Patents reports. Apple’s current move is certainly is an aggressive one as the company uses its very strong patents to prove its point. The [...]

Ice Cream Sandwich to Arrive on Galaxy S II, Galaxy Note on March 1st

Ice Cream Sandwich to Arrive on Galaxy S II, Galaxy Note on March 1st

The most recent version of Google’s mobile operating system, Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) has been set to rollout to Samsung’s Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note models from March 1, reports Eldar Murtazin (a controversial mobile insider). According a tweet posted by Murtazin, the official update would begin to rollout earlier next month, eventually [...]

Microsoft Releases OneNote Android

Microsoft Releases OneNote Android

It was back in January last year when the Redmond-based software giant felt the need to show its presence on the Apple’s App Store with its most famous note-taking solution, named OneNote. The company announced that its OneNote was installed on 78M PCs. Now it seems that Microsoft wanted to expand its operations. The Redmond-base [...]

Google Announces Chrome for Android

Google Announces Chrome for Android

The search giant has finally announced a beta version of Chrome browser for Android. Chrome is a signature browser of Google that has just arrived on Android. The search giant launched its signature browser Chrome for the desktop almost four years ago. Google has now released a mobile version of its browser that will enable [...]

Amazon to Release Kindle Apps for Android and Windows Tablets

Amazon to Release Kindle Apps for Android and Windows Tablets

Amazon announced today that it will be releasing Kindle applications for Android and Windows-based devices, with the aim of further growing the family of devices which users can use to read books downloaded through the Kindle app.

Vizio Introduces its First Android Tablet, Cell Phone

Vizio Introduces its First Android Tablet, Cell Phone

Vizio announced its plans today for a new Android mobile phone, as well as an Android Tablet, both which will be on display at the CES this week.

Toshiba Announces New Tablet with Upcoming Android OS

Toshiba Announces New Tablet with Upcoming Android OS

Toshiba said that it is hoping to lure consumers to its new tablet computer by including a screen that is slightly larger than the iPad and offering a version of Google’s Android operating system that is geared toward such devices.

US Army Tests iPhone, Android Deployment to All Soldiers

US Army Tests iPhone, Android Deployment to All Soldiers

United States soldiers may soon be issued a smartphone alongside their MREs as part of their standard packs.

The Year Ahead for Google’s Android

The Year Ahead for Google’s Android

2011 may kick off with a lot of pressure on Google in upgrading its Android operating system software. We may see a year where Google will focus extremely on developing and releasing its upcoming Honeycombe for the Android device, something a number of Android makers are betting on.

No Android Tablet Will Be Released from LG Before Its Time

No Android Tablet Will Be Released from LG Before Its Time

LG Electronics, like the Motorola, states that it will hold back till the improvisation of Android Operating System from Google takes place, before introducing a tablet computer. In spite of the launches from Dell and Samsung, an official from LG told that Android 2.2 operating system is not very good enough for a tablet. The [...]

Japan Launches the Android Powered Luv Pad Tablet

Japan Launches the Android Powered Luv Pad Tablet

The Luv Pad AD 100 is on sale in Japan. Mouse computer of Japan, desires for some love by launching a tablet of 10- inch, base on an Nvidia Tegra 250 chip set, that runs Android 2.2. The Luv Pad AD 100 will be launched by the Mouse computer, following Samsung’s Galaxy Tab, and Toshiba’s [...]

Telstra's Android Tablet Coming Soon

Telstra’s Android Tablet Coming Soon

Telstra is getting ready to launch its own tablet device which is based on Android. According to report published in the Telco’s website, the new Android tablet was nicknamed as the ‘T-Touch Tab’, which will be a best one to the next generation network. The release of this tablet might be expected in November. At [...]

Morgan Launches Budget Android Tablet

Morgan Launches Budget Android Tablet

Morgan, the computer reseller, is about to introduce the Android tablet very soon, which is the cheapest, in to the UK market- but stipulations reflect the price. A new product was unboxed by the Morgan computers named as Morgan’s tablet computer. The 7 inch tablet of Google Android, as for now, whose manufacturer is not [...]

Eken Shows off Sub-$100 Android Powered M005 Tablet

Eken Shows off Sub-$100 Android Powered M005 Tablet

Eken, a Chinese based company has recently announced the release of its very own Android Powered M005 Tablet, thereby adding another competitor against the all other Tablet PCs in the Chinese market. Since Tablet PCs started hitting the global tech market, the trend has shown no signs of slowing down. Many worldwide PC manufacturers have [...]

Cherrypal Unveils 7-inch Android Tablet Computer

Cherrypal Unveils 7-inch Android Tablet Computer

Cherrypal just officially introduced to the world the CherryPad America – a subsidized $200 tablet specifically designed for the wide range of consumers looking for a powerful and high quality yet affordable and energy saving Android compatible tablet computer. This California-based company has really lived up to its name as a maker of cheap but [...]