We last reported about SiriusXM back in May, when the Android version got its extended recording and rewinding feature. If you think the Internet radio app is due for another major upgrade after four months, you’re right on the money.
Jelly Bean is the latest version of Android to hit the market, but how many devices actually utilize it? Looking at Google’s August numbers, 1.2% of Android traffic comes to from a Jelly Bean device.
No, Samsung Mobile USA did not put up an iPhone 5 ad on its Facebook page to make up for its iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S3 print ad that we looked at during the weekend, but it certainly managed to obtained an unexpected result when asking a simple question on its page.
For those who don’t find the white Galaxy Camera, as showcased at IFA 2011, to be an inspiring choice of color – Samsung has added some bright new colors to the mix.
We’ve become accustomed with new gadgets claiming they are the thinnest, lightest or most powerful around lately, but one race we haven’t seen many competitors for is the one for the title of “toughest smartphone in the world”.
A few journalists have been able to get their hands on pre-release models of Motorola’s upcoming Intel-powered RAZR i and after the initial first looks and hands-on pieces, the device has now been benchmarked. And the question is, how well does the single core 2GHz Intel Atom-powered phone compare to ARM-powered devices?
In case you missed the action earlier today, we’ll remind you that Motorola held a special media event in London to unveil its first Intel-based smartphone ever. The two companies announced way back in early 2012 that they will work together to release various Android-based devices featuring Intel’s Medfield chips, and the Motorola RAZR i is the first in the Motorola-Intel family.
So it looks like the uproar over Sony not making the Xperia T available for folks in the UK who fancy purchasing their phone contract-free until 2013 has proven to be – as the Brits would say – nothing but a storm in a teacup.
Has the hype around the Optimus G been artificially built or does LG really have something special to challenge the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2 or HTC One X? While it’s a bit early to fully answer that question, some early benchmark results show the G as very capable of taking on pretty much anyone in terms of raw speed, mostly due to the featuring of a Snapdragon S4 Pro CPU.
Today in London, Motorola and Intel hosted a joint event to announce the newest member of the Razr family and the first phone from Motorola to feature an Intel processor – the Motorola RAZR i.