Category Archives: Android

Android Now Has 75 Per Cent Market Share

Android is still making big gains over other mobile platforms as it crushes the competition. New figures from IDC suggest that Android held a massive 75 per cent of the market in the first …

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BBM App Heading to iOS and Android

In a shock announcement, BlackBerry has announced it will open up BlackBerry Messenger to users of rival mobile operating systems. BlackBerry Messenger, more commonly known as BBM, was widely acknowledged as being responsible for …

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Sony Xperia ZR: the Waterproof Android HD Camera Phone

Sony has just announced a new waterproof smartphone that can shoot HD video underwater. The Xperia ZR is a sibling to the popular Xperia Z phone with improved dust and water resistance. It’s slightly …

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Planned For June Release

Samsung continues to push its line of tablets and smartphones forward, and today it has announced a new mini tablet. The forthcoming Galaxy Tab 3 is expected to be released next month and will …

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BBC iPlayer Radio Is Finally On Android

The BBC has just released the long-awaited BBC iPlayer Radio app for Android smartphones and tablets. BBC iPlayer Radio has been available on iOS devices for some time, giving iPad, iPhone and iPod touch …

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Asus Fonepad Phablet Gets Global Launch

Asus has released another ‘phablet’ device designed to challenge the iPad mini. The Taiwanese company will launch the new Fonepad in Japan and India this week, and it is already available in the UK, …

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Facebook Home Hits the Google Play Store

Facebook has pushed forward with its plans to make mobile Facebook use more interactive. Its new Android app, Facebook Home, has just been released for Android smartphones in the UK. Facebook Home replaces the …

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Samsung Galaxy S4 vs HTC One X: S4 ‘Easy to Repair’

HTC is experiencing delays manufacturing its new HTC One smartphone, and the company is thought to be in danger of missing out on the crucial sales battle when the Samsung Galaxy S4 hits the …

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Huawei Launches Budget Android Phone on Vodafone Today

Huawei has announced a new Android smartphone that brings big features and a large, bright touch screen to the budget smartphone market. The new Ascend G510 is designed to appeal to users who don’t …

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