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ZTE To Introduce New Android And Firefox Phones This MWCAndroid is the mobile operating system from Google. The software was originally built by a company called Android Inc, that was purchased by Google in 2005. From its modest debuts, Android has become a powerhouse that powers not only smartphones and tablet, but a host of other less high-profile devices and gadgets. Although Android is not a community-driven project, Google does release the source code as open-source under the Apache license.

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ZTE To Introduce New Android And Firefox Phones This MWC

02/18/2014, ZTE, the China-based device manufacturer that has had its fair share of device releases in the past (not to mention at the recently concluded CES 2014), does seem to be pretty excited about the upcoming Mobile World Congress that is happening in...

Galaxy S4 GT-I9505 Android 4.4.2 Update Leaked

02/17/2014, Android updates can often take a lot of time to reach end users. For quite a while now Galaxy S4 owners have been waiting for the Android 4.4.2 update, and even though KitKat has started to roll out for some, millions are still having to live without a...

Acer MWC 2014 Announcement May Unveil New Products

02/17/2014, MWC 2014 or Mobile World Congress 2014 is just around the corner. It kicks off on February 24th in Barcelona, Spain. One of the biggest industry conferences of the year, a lot of companies are expected to unveil new devices. The Korean juggernaut is...

Samsung Could Have Bought Android In 2004 But Chose Not To

02/16/2014, Technically speaking, smartphones have been around for a while. However it was probably until 2007 with the introduction of the iPhone that the smartphone race really kicked off. That being said it seems that at one point in time, Samsung could have...

Windows Phone Steals Second Place From iOS In Brazil

02/14/2014, Microsoft’s Windows Phone platform might not necessarily be the most popular smatphone platform at the moment, but it does have its loyal users, especially in emerging markets where we can see handsets like the Nokia Lumia 520 dominating. That being...

BBM 2.0 Brings Voice Calling, Channels, Dropbox And More

02/13/2014, Last year BlackBerry Messenger was finally opened up to iOS and Android. When the app was launched, it didn’t come with all of the features that were exclusive to BBM on BlackBerry smartphones, features such as voice calling and BBM Channels. Back...

Google Play Music For Android Delivers Offline Radio Caching

02/12/2014, Ah, the Internet. It is a repository of knowledge and data, not to mention entertainment as our data pipes get ever fatter and fatter at a lowered price point. For those of you who have enjoyed Google Play Music’s radio stations immensely, but do...

Android Apps On Windows Phone? A Curious Possibility

02/12/2014, It is well known that the main weakness of Windows Phone is not the OS code, or even the last-gen hardware – it is in fact the relative lack of apps. And to be fair, the situation is not so bad in an absolute sense, but nearly every Windows Phone users...

Nokia Rumored To Launch Multiple Android Devices This Year

02/12/2014, We guess by now everyone has learnt that Nokia could be set to debut an Android phone of their own come MWC 2014. It’s an interesting move considering that Microsoft will be acquiring the company, but then again we guess it could be like the case of the...

Google Forcing Android OEMs To Use Latest Version Of Android [Rumor]

02/11/2014, Fragmentation is a big issue on Android. A vast majority of Android powered devices around the globe are running firmware versions that have long been outdated. Android 4.4 KitKat, which was released late last year and happens to be the latest iteration,...

Nokia Android Phone Release Later This Month [Report]

02/10/2014, For the past couple of months we have been hearing a lot of rumors about Nokia working on an Android smartphone. At one point it was even rumored that Microsoft was pressuring the Finnish company into giving up this project primarily because in the near...

U.S. Cellular Offers Moto G For $99

02/09/2014, Motorola’s Moto G smartphone was very well received when it was launched late last year, primarily because of the fact that its a bonafide mid-range Android smartphone that’s very competitively priced off contract. Motorola officially sells it...

Tim Cook Compares Android To Europe

02/07/2014, While Apple’s Mac computers are starting to become more commonplace, it is safe to say that their distribution numbers still pale in comparison to the likes of the Windows platform where it is used more widely, especially in schools, businesses, and...