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Sony Doesn’t Consider Xiaomi And YU To Be Competition

Sony Doesn’t Consider Xiaomi And YU To Be Competition

Sony India’s head of product marketing for Xperia devices division, Mr. Mukesh Srivastava has categorically rejected any idea that brands like Xiaomi and Micromax could even be considered competition by the Japanese giant in the smartphone space. “We are not looking to compete with brands like YU or Xiaomi. Our devices will come in the […]

Google Release Chrome 43 for Android

Google Release Chrome 43 for Android

Some few months after the launch of the GSamsung Galaxy Nexus, Google released the Chrome browser for the Android platform. Chrome for Android quickly became the stock browser for Android, bringing with it a number of important benefits to users – the main one of these being how Chrome for Android may be linked with […]

Microsoft Release Office Lens for Android

Microsoft Release Office Lens for Android

Microsoft Office Lens is one of those concept ideas that seems to have been listed from a science fiction story from a couple of decades ago. You see, Lens can turn an Android smartphone device into a pocket scanner that transcribes the text from the screen and puts it straight into the application. Microsoft’s source […]

Google Offering Deep Linking To Apps Via Goo.gl URL

Google Offering Deep Linking To Apps Via Goo.gl URL

Google is making it possible for developers to utilize Deep Linking for their applications now through the use of the Goo.gl URls, which also makes it possible for end users to have a more convenient experience with opening shared links. Developers will have to take advantage of this new capability and to do so they […]

More Android M Permissions Control Rumors Surface

More Android M Permissions Control Rumors Surface

Google’s android extravaganza, I/O 2015 is literally so close now that the excitement is building dramatically. By this time tomorrow, a number of the key announcements will have been made and the public will know what to expect for the year going forward. While there is likely to be a number of surprises coming down […]

Motorola’s Moto 360 In Black Is On eBay For $149.99

Motorola’s Moto 360 In Black Is On eBay For $149.99

Not too long ago Motorola officially dropped the price of the Moto 360 smartwatch, their first and only Android Wear device so far, down to the price of $149.99 after having it on sale previously only before going back up to the regular $249.99 cost. Now that the price is dropped it’s also available via […]

Xiaomi And B2X Broker European Aftersales Deal

Xiaomi And B2X Broker European Aftersales Deal

We have written about the Chinese Internet company, Xiaomi, and their gradual spread across the world before. Although known as a device manufacturer, Xiaomi are an Internet company: their smartphones and tablet are sold at a very small margin, around two percent, because they derive most of their money from their software businesses. However, Xiaomi […]

Q1 Report: Smartphone Sales Up 19%; Android Slips Marginally

Q1 Report: Smartphone Sales Up 19%; Android Slips Marginally

Connecticut-based information technology research and advisory firm, Gartner has released a new report which claims that smartphone sales to end-users grew 19% worldwide with 336 million units sold in Q1, 2015. This was mainly a result of high growth in emerging markets, which witnessed a 40% increase is smartphone sales, compared to Q1, 2014. The […]

Fleksy Keyboard Updated With New Content, Also Free

Fleksy Keyboard Updated With New Content, Also Free

  Fleksy keyoard is going through another decent sized update today, having just been released and the update should be live for any users who have the app installed, or be up to date for any users who have yet to try it out. There is more than a few great choices for third-party keyboard […]