J. Angelo Racoma has written extensively about mobile, social media, enterprise apps and startups. Angelo develops business case studies for Microsoft enterprise platforms, and is also co-founder at WorkSmartr, a small outsourcing team that offers digital content and marketing services.
Google rolls out new full-screen ad formats for in-app viewing
Google is rolling out several new ad formats meant for full-screen viewing within smartphone and tablet apps. While this will make it easier for businesses to bring their message ...
J. Angelo RacomaOctober 1, 2014
(Update: it’s official!) Microsoft to buy Minecraft-maker Mojang
Mojang, the Swedish company that produces the hit game Minecraft, is reportedly in acquisition talks with Microsoft. What could the $2 billion strategy be?
J. Angelo RacomaSeptember 15, 2014
Trends: Almost a quarter of Android devices now on KitKat
KitKat, the latest version of Android, is gaining ground, now running on almost a quarter of all Android devices, while older versions such as FroYo and Gingerbread are on the decline.
J. Angelo RacomaSeptember 11, 2014
webOS Ports team launches LuneOS for smartphones and tablets
The webOS Ports team has released the first version of LuneOS, which will run on devices like the Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and HP TouchPad.
J. Angelo RacomaSeptember 4, 2014
This Kickstarter project turns your smartphone or tablet into a universal remote, no IR blaster needed
AnyMote is a Kickstarter-funded device that will turn any smartphone or tablet into a universal remote control even without an IR blaster. The app also automatically tweaks climate ...
J. Angelo RacomaAugust 27, 2014
With Jetpac acquired by Google, will we get improved context in image searches?
Google has been on a string of acquisitions, snapping up tech startups that have the potential to either gain traction or to contribute their intellectual property to the ...
J. Angelo RacomaAugust 18, 2014
Android to get better Open Document support with LibreOffice
LibreOffice developers have expressed interest in porting the open source office suite to mobile platforms, Android included.
J. Angelo RacomaAugust 13, 2014
Qualcomm showcases Snapdragon 801’s Hexagon DSP capabilities in music playback
Qualcomm showcases the power-saving capabilities of the Snapdragon 801 in music playback via Hexagon DSP, allowing continuous playback on the OnePlus One for 60 hours.
J. Angelo RacomaAugust 11, 2014
OnePlus signifies interest in officially launching in India
The smartphone market in India is becoming increasingly competitive, with major international brands and local ones alike vying for the interest among the populace, which is ...
J. Angelo RacomaJuly 25, 2014
Data centers built into cellsites could boost mobile Internet speed
Growing demand for mobile data connectivity has prompted device makers and networks to kick their speeds up a notch, especially with rich content like video conferencing and ...