If you been planing to get yourself an OnLive account but decided to wait for some of the most popular games to be offered on a discount, today is your lucky day. OnLive has recently announced... that a number of popular games are now offered at significant discounts. Although the newer games are not included in this promotion, I’m sure you’ll find a least a few games that suit your liking a...

Google Wallet

Google Wallet, the mobile payment platform that Google launched in May 2011, has had a very tough time lately, facing serious security problems, carrier rejection, and an unexpectedly strong... competition from PayPal.

The latest update on Google Wallet is a classic good news/bad news scenario – the fledgling mobile payment system received yet another painful blow, this time fro...

Samsung Galaxy note

Samsung has announced that it would be pushing back the Android 4.0 update for the Galaxy Note to the second quarter of this year, offering instead a “Premium Suite” of S-note apps... that extend the functionality of the S-pen. The official update may be just around the corner (we are now in Q2, after all), but if you can’t wait to get your first bite of ice-cream sandwich good...

Samsung-Galaxy-S3-Release-Date-Mockup1

To say that the Samsung Galaxy S3 is the most awaited smartphone of 2012 would be a huge understatement. To say that the folks  at Samsung are doing an awesome, yet unbelievably annoying job... in building up the tension with regularly leaked “information” from “anonymous” sources would be an even bigger understatement.

Well, no matter if you like it or not, if you’re alr...

zte huawei

Huawei and ZTE, two very popular manufacturers in their own Chinese market, have been relative unknown in the world smartphone arena, until the beginning of this year. After some impressive... demonstrations at this year’s Mobile World Congress, both companies are hoping to back up the “talk” with equally impressive sales figures. More precisely, Huawei and ZTE plan to sh...

android

Based in Ireland, Accenture is one of the largest consulting firms in the world. From time to time, the company releases studies or surveys focusing on technology market and mobile computing,... offering precious insights into the evolution of the complex world of technology.

One of Accenture’s most recent presentations took place at MWC (Mobile World Congress) and focused on Andr...

HTC-One-X

The HTC One X is, by far, the most exciting Android-based smartphone to launch in April (or May, for that matter, if the Galaxy S3’s release date will be pushed towards summer, as rumors... state right now), and the Taiwanese certainly know how to build up the tension and expectations for their upcoming flagship.

After being finally put on sale in select European countries yesterday...

instagram for android

 

Instagram is a photo filter and sharing app that allows you to change the look and feel of a picture taken on your smartphone and share it with your friends. Customizations include... changing the colors, mood, borders, and tonality of the photo, which you can post for all to see on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, or FourSquare. The makers of Instagram also promise Flickr support to come so...

android fragmentation boogie monster

Android fragmentation is a huge problem. Or at least, that’s what we all think after listening to technology experts, web developers, game developers, and simple technology geeks, all talking... about fragmentation as if were a nuclear war or a shattering earthquake.

Pretty much every discussion and debate regarding Android’s strong and weak points right now starts with what most people...

galaxy s3 render

 

The Samsung Galaxy S3 has done a very good job of staying hidden, with not even a whisper of what its specifications, design, or release date will be. This has resulted in an endless swirl... of rumors and speculations, with “leaked” specifications and “press release” renders of the smartphone, every other week.

While a lot of the rumors on the specifications mig...