Tag: OS

Android Jelly Bean For Kindle Fire Now Available Through A Port

Android Jelly Bean For Kindle Fire Now Available Through A Port

| July 11, 2012 | Reply

The Kindle Fire is the most successful Android tablet to date, for the next few weeks that is. The problem with the Kindle Fire is the UI is for basic users and has very little hints that the OS is even Android. Luckily, the tablet is easily hackable and has a ton of developer support. […]

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Verizon Debuts The Blackberry Curve 9310

Verizon Debuts The Blackberry Curve 9310

| July 10, 2012 | Reply

Well, Blackberry is bringing out another phone with poor specs, no LTE and the same looks as before. This time it’s the Curve 9310 which will launch on Verizon July 12th. For $99 before a $50 mail in rebate you will get yourself these specs: Blackberry 7.1 OS (boo) 2.44 inch display 512mb of ram […]

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Amazon Maps On The Way?

Amazon Maps On The Way?

| July 2, 2012 | Reply

It’s come as no surprise that Apple finally made their own maps app for iOS. Google refused to give up turn by turn and 3d maps for the OS and it was a major downfall to stock vs. stock comparisons with Android. Amazon uses the Android operating system as the base for the Kindle Fire, […]

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RIM Just Keeps Getting Worse;Delays Blackberry 10 and 5000 Jobs Slashed

RIM Just Keeps Getting Worse;Delays Blackberry 10 and 5000 Jobs Slashed

| June 28, 2012 | Reply

Everybody knows Blackberry is in all kinds of Trouble. Profits are down, users are fleeing by the thousands per day and new products are nowhere to be seen. If you thought that sounded bad, wait until the earnings statement I am about to share with you. To put this into perspective RIM expected to post […]

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Android And iPhone Own 80% Of the US Smartphone Market

Android And iPhone Own 80% Of the US Smartphone Market

| March 29, 2012 | Reply

It should come as no surprise to anyone, really. Android and iPhone are the two monsters of mobile smartphones. Together the two account for about 90% of all smartphones owned. Blackberry once dominated over 60% of this market. But the lack of new phones and a better OS have all but killed the RIM phone […]

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HTC Giving Android 4.0 Love To All Kinds Of Devices

HTC Giving Android 4.0 Love To All Kinds Of Devices

| March 14, 2012 | Reply

HTC announced which devices would be getting the Android ICS treatment today. Much to the surprise of many people and delight of others, many 3G devices will be getting the anticipated update. The list of the devices is as follows: DROID Incredible 2 by HTC HTC Amaze 4G HTC Desire S HTC Desire HD HTC […]

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Someone From The Group Anonymous Made A Desktop OS

Someone From The Group Anonymous Made A Desktop OS

| March 14, 2012 | Reply

Remember last month when word came that an app put out by anonymous contained a trojan? Just keep that in mind as you read this post. Someone from the hacking group Anonymous, which has no central leadership and therefore cannot really vouch for this, has released Anonymous-OS. It’s a form of Ubuntu with the MATE […]

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Windows Mobile Marketplace Closing May 9th

Windows Mobile Marketplace Closing May 9th

| March 9, 2012 | Reply

The time it came out, Windows Mobile was a pretty good step in the right direction for smartphones. The OS allowed you to accomplish some things that weren’t really possible before. This included an online market full of applications by various developers to enhance your mobile experience. The mistake Microsoft made of course was the […]

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The First Phone Upgraded To Google Ice Cream Sandwish Is…The Huawei Honor

The First Phone Upgraded To Google Ice Cream Sandwish Is…The Huawei Honor

| December 12, 2011 | Reply

As if it weren’t enough to know that Canada has the Nexus before the US. And that some lucky people were able to slip into Verizon or Best Buy and snag a Nexus, now this. Chinese manufacturer Huawei has uploaded a demo build of Android 4.0 for a device on it’s support page. That’s right, […]

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Android Ice Cream Sandwich Pays Homage To Nyan Cat With A Couple Of Easter Eggs [video]

Android Ice Cream Sandwich Pays Homage To Nyan Cat With A Couple Of Easter Eggs [video]

| November 16, 2011 | Reply

Cats cannot have eggs. Neither can androids, silly! But Android can put an easter egg (surprise) about a cat into its OS. The guys over at Google always throw some little surprises into the OS they are building and this time they decided to combine the famous NYAN cat with Andy the Android. In ICS […]

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