Tag Archives : Apple

Xiaomi leapfrogs Apple

Xiaomi leapfrogs Apple for number 2 spot in China, Samsung next in Sights

Xiaomi is a name that is still very foreign in the Western smartphone market, though they have recently been on the radar courtesy of their bold “Hunger Marketing” campaigns which generally result in thousands of devices being sold in not much time at all. While that in itself...
Filed in: Manufacturers, News
Apple iPhone 6

Why the Apple iPhone 6 may cause other phones to get slightly more Expensive

It’s probably somewhat of an understatement to say that many of us in the Android community couldn’t care less about what happens to Apple‘s latest rumoured device, the Apple iPhone 6. Unfortunately, its existence might have an undesired side-effect on the rest of the...
Filed in: Manufacturers, News, Phones
Conan O'Brien mocks the iPhone 6

A new Android hero has emerged: Conan O’Brien mocks the iPhone 6 in his Monologue

Conan O’Brien is a funny man. And now, he also has the respect of the whole Android community after a joke he made on his show last night. There are plenty of rumours floating around about Apple‘s next smartphone, the iPhone 6, which is expected to be slightly bigger, but...
Filed in: News
iOS 8 is good for Android

[OP-ED] Why I think iOS 8 is good for Android

A banner spotted at WWDC 2014 prior to Apple’s keynote – courtesy of The Verge Today’s tech news has been dominated by the announcements made by Apple at WWDC 2014 happening now in San Francisco. As many expected, Apple is making their yearly iteration to their mobile...
Filed in: Android, iPhone, Op-Ed, Platforms
apple iwatch

[VIDEO] New Apple iWatch parody ad is a good laugh and somewhat possibly Likely

The Apple iWatch has become somewhat of an elusive entity in the tech world, while Android stands across the way pushing out more and more wearable devices with every passing week. While all signs suggest that Nike is under Apple’s thumb to help develop the iWatch, we’ve...
Filed in: Off Topic, Smartwatch
Samsung catching Apple

ABI Research: Samsung catching Apple in tablet shipments in 2014

Apple pioneered the tablet device market and has had a headstart on its competitors for years, opening up a huge lead in the number of devices sold. That gap is gradually closing, however, and the latest statistics to support this comes from ABI Research who has just released its latest...
r.i.p. nike fuelband

R.I.P Nike Fuelband?: Nike could be killing off their fitness wearable, instead focus on fitness Software

R.I.P Nike Fuelband. Here lies Nike’s fitness wearable, probably. According to sources who spoke with CNET, Nike has laid off 55 of the 70 strong Nike Fuelband hardware team, prompting the rumour that Nike may be shuttering development of its only fitness wearable. This is likely...
Filed in: Hardware, News, Off Topic
Round 2 of the Samsung vs Apple patent trial

Round 2 of the Samsung vs Apple patent trial: Samsung’s objection gets denied before trial even Starts

Round 2 of the Samsung vs Apple patent trial will begin tomorrow with Apple claiming that the Samsung Galaxy S3 and Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 both infringe on 5 of Apple’s patents each. While Samsung was forced to pay Apple $929.8 million the last time the two smartphone giants met in...
Filed in: Manufacturers, News
finally bring iTunes to Android

Apple may finally bring iTunes to Android due to drop in download Sales

For the longest time, Android users have had to deal with the absence of an official iTunes app from the Google Play Store; sure there are substitute apps, but that’s a far cry from an official app that evolves with Apple‘s aspirations and focuses, much like other music providers...
Filed in: Applications, News
htc warranty plan

Is HTC planning to announce a HTC warranty plan on Feb 18th?

Something that many Android manufacturers lack is an extended warranty service; when compared to the Applecare service that Apple offers for all its products, Android OEMs might even appear like they shy away from post-release maintenance. One particular example of this is the well-documented...
Themer MyColorScreen app DCMA Complaint Apple

[UPDATE: It's Back] Themer by MyColorScreen Missing in Action After Apple Complaint

Copyright infringement is never a word that any of us ever like to hear. Whether is be for the look of a device, how an icon looks, some technology or software that is built into a device or any of a million other things that could lead to a claim and/or lawsuit. The powers that be do a...
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