Tag: iOS

Chrome offline apps set to launch on Android and iOS in 2014

Google is set to bring Chrome packaged apps to mobile, as well as desktop. The apps in question, which recently launched as “Desktop apps”...

Smartphones could have 82% market share by 2017 with Android remaining dominant

According to new research, 82% of all mobile phones sold in 2017 will be smartphones. Continuing a trend set forth with the iPhone, smartphones...

Android eats up 81% of smartphone market, average prices falling, says IDC

IDC has released its figures for smartphone shipments for the third quarter of this year and Android is yet again at the top of...

Steve Jobs was no fan of former Android chief Andy Rubin, according to new...

Steve Jobs was not fond of Android. He considered it a copycat of Apple's iOS platform, and infamously declared war on all things Android....

Android users moving to iOS at record high, according to research

With the excitement surrounding Apple’s move to 64-bit architecture, it makes a bit of sense that some Android users would jump ship. According to...

Google makes changes for Developers, offers app translation and cloud solutions

Google has rolled out a few changes for Android Developers today, and they could end up making the experience much better for everyone. By...

Android has 81% market share, but Windows Phone is the fastest growing platform

Android continues to steamroll the competition, this time claiming a whopping 81.3% of the mobile smartphone market. That’s a rise from the 75% market...

Livescribe 3 Smartpen announced, coming to Android in the near future

Even with the prevelance of digital devices, there is still much to be said for the time-tested pen and paper. That is why there...

App Store still generates more revenue, but Play Store is closing the gap

While Apple has long reigned supreme in generating revenue for developers, their market share is quickly eroding. Recent research by Distimo suggests that in...

Google Mobile Meter rumored to give rewards for using mobile tracking app

It is no secret that Google wants to be the world's repository of knowledge and, for whatever reason, apparently that will soon include our...

Android falls, iOS gains, according to latest comScore poll

In the wake of their double-device launch, Apple has achieved a market share of 40% among all OEMs. Their iOS is also gaining ground...

BlackBerry admits Android, iOS helped cause their demise

With BlackBerry’s recent withdrawal from the consumer market, and subsequent revelation that they lost $1 billion last quarter, we were all left to reminisce...