Category Archives: android

Samsung Galaxy S5 Comes to Market

TweetAndroid fans will like this one… the commercial release of the Galaxy S5 has been officially announced by Samsung. The Galaxy S5 combines the advanced camera with world’s fastest auto focus, superior network connectivity, dedicated fitness tools with S Health … Continue reading

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Mapquest Lets MLB baseball fans show their team some love while they navigate

TweetAn interesting product launch from MLB and Mapquest this week to celebrate the MLB opening season. Users can customize their mobile navigation experience (iOS and Android) with their team colors , icons, wallpapers, and accent colors by purchasing their team … Continue reading

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Colorblind Tubemap for iOS and Android Navigates Through London Tube

Tweet Here’s a clever app that’s built on one of London’s most iconic maps, the London Tube map. But, this app has a spin on it, the maps are served up in a number of ways, using cartographc enhancements and … Continue reading

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Google Opens Android Wear to Developers – Video of Preview SDK

TweetFinally some wearable tech from Google… check it out! Android Wear extends the Android platform to wearables, starting with a familiar form factor — watches. Download the developer preview at: developer.android.com/wear. And yes indeed, this technology is going to be … Continue reading

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Video – Google Project Tango – A smartphone that can map its surroundings in 3D

TweetSo, you may have heard about Google’s foray into the smartphone market and Project Tango. What is Tango exactly?? From Google… Our current prototype is a 5” phone containing customized hardware and software designed to track the full 3D motion … Continue reading

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Samsung wants you to make Gear 2 apps, ASAP

TweetSamsung on Wednesday introduced tools that will allow developers to create apps for the company’s new wearables and flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone.The company, speaking at a developer day at Mobile World Congress, released a software development kit for its Gear 2 smartwatch, … Continue reading

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The Colorblind Tubemap for iOS and Android

TweetHere’s a clever app that’s built on one of London’s most iconic maps, the London Tube map. But, this app has a spin on it, the maps are served up in a number of ways, using cartographc enhancements and color … Continue reading

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Samsung Launches the Galaxy Camera 2 Android

TweetSamsung Electronics Co., Ltd announced the Galaxy Camera 2, a successor to the award winning GALAXY Camera which combines the quality imaging of a high end camera with sharing capabilities and an intuitive design to match the most up-to-date smartphones. … Continue reading

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The Moto G Sub $200 , no contract smartphone

TweetToday Motorola unveiled a new, affordable Android smartphone. At sub $200 for an unlocked, high end, Android device that requires no contract, well, its a no-brainer for the price conscious! The kicker here is no contract… Those of you still … Continue reading

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Mobile Tips – How to Locate and Track Your Lost or Stolen Android or iOS Device

TweetHere’s the scenario… you frantically go into a pocket pat-down dance searching for your shiny, new smartphone. Sadly, the device is gone. What’s even worse is that you just got the device thanks to your once-every-two-years upgrade from your carrier … Continue reading

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Now Available The Google Nexus 5

TweetOhhhh yes indeed, I’m drooling over the new Nexus 5 which is available in many areas now, however, with a price that’s now almost double ($349 compared to $199 for the Nexus 4) I’m not really sure how badly I … Continue reading

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Samsung Gets BIG with the GALAXY MEGA #android

TweetYes indeed, the line between smartphone and tablet is getting a bit blurry, particularly with Samsung as the company has now rolled out a “smartphone” with a 6.3″ screen! Man… not sure about you but there’s no way that bad … Continue reading

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