Android and bloggers go together well. With smartphones and tablets shaping how everyone interacts with the internet, it is not surprising that a number of blogging apps, as well as third-party clients, are now available in the Android Market. Some apps even support video blogging, which is an instant way to update your blog followers on what you have been doing.
Here’s a rundown of some apps Android bloggers can play with.Tumblr (free)Supports video blogging Tumblr for Android basically delivers what the desktop Tumblr can do, except for the Tumblr Ask function. It also supports multiple blogs.WordPress (free)Great for Quickpress and viewing [...]
America is getting more gadget-obsessed by the minute. For some users, their phones are more valuable as companions than real-life partners. In yet another survey on mobile phone culture released last month, a third of the respondents revealed that they prefer having their cell phones rather than having sex for a week.
TeleNav, a leader on wireless location-based services, surveyed 514 U.S. cellphone users of legal driving age (254 males and 260 females) on whether they would rather give up their phone or their needs/wants like chocolate, caffeine, exercise, among others. Apart from the 33% who chose mobile phones over sex, other interesting results include 70% willing to [...]
Think a flexible smartphone is just science fiction? You might have to think again, thanks to Samsung. The Korean company recently unveiled Galaxy Skin, an Android smartphone that can take on different shapes and take on even hammer blows, set to begin production in 2012 Q2 with murmurings of a release sometime thereafter.
So aside from its flexible form, what specs can Galaxy Skin boastof? For starters, it will have a flexible 4″ AMOLED display (800×480) made of plastic polyimide substrate. Samsung already confirmed that they have started production of such screens. This form of AMOLED technology consumes less energy but still delivers good screen [...]
Samsung Galaxy S2 (or S II) is arguably the best smartphone currently in the market. The Galaxy S II’s arrival in the US market has long been anticipated, following the record it set as the best-selling Samsung phone ever after selling 5 million units in Europe and Asia in just 85 days. The Galaxy S II boasts of bringing the next viewing, media, communication, entertainment, and business experience with its various specs, including a 4.3″ SUPER AMOLED Plus screen, HSPA+ 21 Mbps wireless capability, 8MP rear and 2MP front cameras with LED Flash, and dual core processor.
However good the Galaxy S II may be, let’s face it: competition in the Android department [...]
The rise of smartphones marks the decline of SMS era. It’s a no-brainer that users will opt for the free apps offering free communication to other users across all operating systems and mobile carriers, rather than going for paid texting plans. Here’s a list of some of the best apps that definitely give SMS a run for its money.GroupMe
Being Skype’s latest acquisition surely has its perks– GroupMe has been in demand. The app allows for group messaging, conference calling, and polling through an assigned unique group number, plus one can still send private messages to a user.Textfree It might only support direct messaging for Android [...]