Microsoft's mobile Windows Phone operating system is over four years old. In that time, it's only managed to grab between 3% and 5% of the global smartphone market share. And in that time, Android has exploded to grab ~85% of the market. Show More Summary
Fiverr, the creative and professional service market place, has updated its Android app to allow sellers to create, deliver and edit projects – which the service calls Gigs – on their mobile device. When it originally launched in March, the Fiverr Android app was geared towards buyers. Show More Summary
Along with a Material Design refresh and search filters, the latest update for YouTube’s Android app allows users in Indian, Indonesian and Filipino markets to save videos to their devices to watch offline. The new feature is available...Show More Summary
Google's virtual watch face store is officially open for business. And just like apps, you can design and sell your own. For years, anyone has been able to develop and market an app for Android smartphones. Now, that same idea is coming...Show More Summary
Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android are two of the most widely used mobile operating systems, and according to NetMarketShare’s Mobile Operating System Market Share for November 2014, while Microsoft’s Windows Phone is only at 2.13 percent. This number is unimpressive … Continue reading ?
Apple may have just stepped into the larger phone market this fall with the iPhone 6 Plus, but Samsung's Galaxy Note line of Android devices is currently in its fourth generation. Our own review of this 5.7-inch "phablet" noted how it's been given a...
With smartphones getting bigger nowadays, those who are looking for a powerful Android phone that's smaller than the typical offerings in the market might find that there is almost nothing out there that proves that bigger phones are not always better. However, the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact is out to prove that it's relatively smaller dimensions belies a powerful smartphone.
Treadheads who don?t have an iDevice lying around have a lot to be thankful for today as Wargaming announces the launch of World of Tanks Blitz for the Android market. It?s all of the big tank battle you love of the online game, crammed into the palm of your hand.Click To Continue Reading
Apple is fighting back against Android in the smartphone market in a big way. Kantar Worldpanel released new sales data that shows the iPhone 6 launch has given Apple's iOS mobile platform a massive step up in market share. Apple now accounts for 39.5% of British sales, its highest ever level. Show More Summary
While the BBC Sport iOS and Android apps have been available for over a year and a half, Windows Phone users have needed to the Beeb's mobile website instead. The fact that Microsoft's mobile OS has struggled to gain market share is likely to blame,...
Announced in late February at MWC 2014 and then teased again in mid-November, the dual-screen YotaPhone 2 is available to purchase in launch markets, with the new flagship device set to cost about $620 in Europe. FROM EARLIER: One of...Show More Summary
Apple has been seeing its smartphone market share erode over the last several years as its simple-and-small line up of iPhones competed against model after model of low-priced, big-screened Android-based handsets. But it looks like its latest iPhone 6 models may be helping it turn the tide a bit. Show More Summary
In spite of the fact that Apple had a very good rollout of their new iPhones earlier this year, Android is still the dominate platform for smartphones and tablets. Mobile Android Apple iPads smartphones Tablets
VB Insight: Google Analytics for mobile is essentially a monopoly, with almost 95 percent market share on Android. But the highest-rated apps use analytics packages like Mixpanel, Kochava, and Tune’s MobileAppTracking. And on iOS, Flurry is the market leader, with about 36 percent share. Those are just two of the findings in a new report on mobile app analytics […]
Just a few years ago, before Android marched to its dominant position in the mobile market, there was much speculation that Google might merge Chrome OS and Android. Early last year, I wrote a post on why that won't happen. However, an interesting corollary trend is now appearing. Show More Summary
By 2018, 80 percent of all smartphones shipped worldwide will run Android and the mobile operating system will own 61 percent of all smartphone revenues. By comparison, iOS will make up only 13 percent of smartphones shipped and 34 percent … Continue reading ?
ZTE has released a new quad-core Android 4.2 smartphone for the Indian market called the Grand S II. Specs-wise, the Grand S II sports a 5.5-inch 1920 x 1080 Full HD IPS display, a 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, a 2GB RAM, a 16GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot (up to 32GB). […]
Per usual Android handsets will dominate the smartphone market, according to IDC, accounting for more than one billion, or 82 percent, of those shipments.
Electronics giant Samsung is set to unveil its first Tizen OS-based smartphone, the Z1, in India on Dec 10. The device is expected to be priced below $100, so as to compete with Android One devices in the market, reports Reuters. After...Show More Summary
Even as Android phones corner as much as 60 percent of the smartphone market, Apple's iPhone still commands the highest amount of sales. Especially since the holiday season is rolling in, sales will skyrocket even further. The Xiaomi brand however is considered as the Apple of the Chinese smartphone market.