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J. Angelo Racoma

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.

J.'s Posts

Chinese Xiaomi Phone 2 to launch August 16 in seemingly indestructible packaging

The Chinese are apparently crazy over smartphones. After all, this country of 1 billion mobile phone users is the biggest and fastest-growing ...
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 5, 20121

Android Jelly Bean Face Unlock ‘liveness’ check easily hacked with photo editing

Google improves Face Unlock on Jelly Bean by requiring users to blink, but even this can easily be spoofed through image editing. When Android Ice Cream Sandwich was ...
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 4, 20125

Android malware found in seemingly legit versions of Opera Mini, Angry Birds. Always check permissions!

There is a new generation of Android malware, and authors are increasingly becoming sophisticated with their social engineering capabilities. According to security companies, ...
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 4, 20129

RIM CEO admits to having considered switch to Android

RIM isn’t exactly in the best form today, having risen and fallen as the preferred smartphone platform in the enterprise market. To date, ...
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 3, 20125

Temple Run hits 100M downloads in its first year

Folks, it seems we have yet another addicting smartphone and tablet game on our hands. A year after its launch, Temple Run has had 100 million ...
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 3, 20121

Samsung Confirms August 29 Galaxy Note 2 Launch

Even as Apple and Samsung are battling it out in the courtroom, the two companies are likely to have  a showdown in the market, too, with the launch of their latest gadgets ...
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 3, 20123

Multi-user support coming soon to Android

(Photo credit: Shutterstock) Multi-user support on Android smartphones and tablets is said to already exist within Jelly Bean, although there is no ...
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 3, 20123

Benchmark: 16GB version of Nexus 7 outperforms competitors in storage speed

Google Nexus 7 tablet being shown off at the Google I/O conference in San Francisco, in this June 2012 photo. Recent bechmarks have determined the 16GB ...
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 2, 20124

Are iPhone users richer & better-educated than Android users?

Image credit: Shutterstock Media consumption differs according to platform, a study by the Reynolds Journalism Institute has found. This ...
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 2, 201264

Samsung Galaxy Pocket available on Three UK by September

Not everyone can afford a top-of-the-line Android smartphone. In fact, some mobile users would prefer cheap and rugged phones that don’t get ...
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 1, 20125
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