Inexplicably, WIndows 8 has surpassed Android in web traffic. Analytics firm StatCounter has released some data that shows that in the course of just a few days, Windows 8 surpassed Android in web traffic. This is a surprise, considering how many Android devices there are out there.
There is no better way to get gamers excited about a game than releasing details of some last minute features. GameLoft has done this with Modern Combat 4: Zero Hour. Recently announced was new maps, features, perks, and weapons that will leave Android FPS more excited about the release.
Every now and then, someone has an idea that’s so ridiculous that we don’t know if it’s totally awesome or not. DARPA had one of those ideas recently. Their proposal is to strap Android phones to Soldiers along with some other gadgets. The result would be giving the Soldiers “Predator vision” to better hunt out the enemy.
HTC has been busy over the last few months. They’ve announced the plethora of new phones, including the HTC One X+, the HTC Desire SV, the HTC One SV, and the HTC 8X series. The HTC One SV has been announced for Singapore and Australia, but there are rumors floating around that it may end up in Europe as well.
Now that the tablet market has offerings from all three major tech companies (Microsoft, Google, Apple), it’s time to find out which one makes the most bang out of our buck. So we set out to answer the question, which tablet makes the most money? The Microsoft Surface, the Google Nexus 7, or the Apple iPad.
OEMs are trying all the time to make smartphones more visually appealing, more functional, and more ergonomic. However, those who are visually impaired are still stuck on technology from over a decade ago. A plethora of new hardware and software projects could be eventually combined to make a smarter and more functional smartphone for the visually impaired.
Even though the concept of Android is much older, Android celebrates its official coming to the world today. On November 5, 2007, the Open Handset Alliance would announce an open source mobile operating system that flew in the face of all the smart phone competition. It’s open nature and promotion of sharing allowed it to attain greatness unlike anything seen in the mobile industry before.
The last time mobile gamers had a chance to get their bird-flinging on, it was Angry Birds’ first trip into space. Now Rovio has taken it a step further by introducing Angry Birds Star Wars. This epic game crossover features all your favorite Star Wars characters in Angry Bird form and you can now see a game play trailer showcasing the new bird abilities.
There are both legal and illegal ways to change your carrier with CDMA devices. Soon, Boost Mobile may allow new customers to flash their Sprint phones directly to Boost Mobile as part of a future promotion. It has not been verified yet, so proceed with the appropriate skepticism.
To help local business, Facebook has entered into a deal where they send routers to businesses. Users can then log onto the internet for free, provided they check in on Facebook. The resulting routing to the business’ Facebook page is intended to help bolster likes for lesser known businesses and improve Facebook local searches.