Tag: IOS

Battle of the Budget Phones

Battle of the Budget Phones

| December 14, 2013

  Whether you love Android or iOS (for some reason) both operating systems now have what you could call mid-range budget phones; the Motorola Moto G and Apple’s iPhone 5C. The iPhone5S came out with much fanfare, as always, and the iPhone 5C was somewhat swept under the rug. Let’s be honest. It didn’t come […]

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Twitter Updated For IOS And Android, Adds Selective Push Notifications

Twitter Updated For IOS And Android, Adds Selective Push Notifications

| July 11, 2012 | Reply

Twitter is an app pretty much everyone who reads this site uses I am assuming. Not too long ago I was having a conversation with some friends and fellow GN staffers about where twitter could be improved. We all came up with selective push notifications. The idea is simple: You select specific people or what […]

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Change in Apple’s policies prevents eBook purchases in Google’s eBook app on iOS

Change in Apple’s policies prevents eBook purchases in Google’s eBook app on iOS

| September 9, 2011 | Reply

  It appears Apple has changed their policy on in-app purchases. As a result preventing Google’s eBook app to allow their users to buy books from directly inside the app.  This email was sent out to all current Google Books users: Dear Google eBooks customer, We are writing to let you know about important changes […]

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Nokia Still Trying…Announces Two New Smartphones and Symbian Anna

Nokia Still Trying…Announces Two New Smartphones and Symbian Anna

| April 12, 2011 | Reply

Just when I thought I would never see symbian mentioned again in any tech blog post, Nokia went ahead and tried to hold our interest with Symbian Anna. Chances are it won’t matter and we will all just read this post and go back to our IOS, Android or WP7 device. Oh, some ppl still […]

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Who is number 1? Apple, RIM, Android? Nielsen paints us a pretty picture to tell us…

Who is number 1? Apple, RIM, Android? Nielsen paints us a pretty picture to tell us…

| March 3, 2011 | Reply

Who do you think is number 1 in the smartphone/mobile phone wars? Most of the time this question is battled out in the forums or on twitter by the fan boys and girls, and is a relatively abstract argument. Not today though, as our pals at Nielsen have put together a beautiful visual aid to […]

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Android OS jumps Apple as #2 OS in United States.

Android OS jumps Apple as #2 OS in United States.

| January 6, 2011 | Reply

Uh Oh, I sense a fanboy fight.  Google’s Android OS has jumped Apple’s IOS as the number two most used Operating System in the U.S according to comScore.com.  There have been some huge changes in the past year, as Android OS has come from distant 4th, now all the way to a distant 2nd!  RIM […]

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Sesame Street mocks Apple’s “There’s an app for that” phrase with Ipogo satirical video.

Sesame Street mocks Apple’s “There’s an app for that” phrase with Ipogo satirical video.

| November 2, 2010 | Reply

It is no secret that I am a big fan of Google’s Android OS and a long time Windows Mobile addict, and not a big fan of Apple’s IPhone IOS or phones in general, but like FOX News I try to be fair and balanced (lol).  Seriously though, you have to respect the high standards […]

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Android 2.2 vs IOS 4 Browser showdown.

Android 2.2 vs IOS 4 Browser showdown.

| July 7, 2010 | Reply

From the rumors floating around and word from google its been said that Froyo 2.2 android will have the fastest web browser out in the mobile world.  I know google has been praising Froyo lately, and alot of users have been waiting for the official release. Yet you have those users that have rooted their […]

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IOS 4.01 update to fix antenna issue

IOS 4.01 update to fix antenna issue

| June 27, 2010 | Reply

Well all us blackberry users are probably loving the fact that the Iphone 4 is having alot of problems, i know i am. First it was the dreadful yellow spot in the bottom corner of the screen, next was reported that the proximity sensors not working correctly. This time its the antenna that is having […]

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