Tag Archives: Smartphones

10Jul/15

Sole to soul – foot tapping to a new beat

Sole sensors linked to a central interface and linked to algorithm software could help walkers create flexible music as they stroll.

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12Jun/15

BlackBerry may launch Android phone

(Reuters Business Report) – Remember BlackBerry? The pioneering smartphone maker is thinking about doing what was once considered unthinkable: putting rival Android software on its smartphone for the first time. Sources tell Reuters it’ll probably use Google’s Android on an upcoming phone this fall that will combine a touch screen with a physical keyboard. That would give its keyboard-loving fans access to the much wider selection of apps that Android offers.
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24May/15

World’s first iris recognition smartphone on sale in Japan

Smartphone users in Japan can unlock their phones with the blink of an eye, as the country’s biggest mobile carrier NTT DoCoMo launches the world’s first iris recognition smartphone. Sharon Reich has more.

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23May/15

Google I/O 2015: What To Expect … And Not Expect

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Google’s annual developer conference is right around the corner, and there’s a lot to talk about this year. A lot has happened in the last 12 months that position Google to make some big announcements this year, continuing the bold new direction the company has taken Android, Chrome, and just about everything else the company does. Follow the buzz https://goo.gl/rQoznH

05May/15

Microsoft Empowers Windows, iOS, Android, Mac and Linux Developers to Reach Billions of New Customers

Microsoft Empowers Windows, iOS, Android, Mac and Linux Developers to Reach Billions of New Customers

Announces new toolkits, tools, cloud and productivity services designed for every developer
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02Mar/15

MWC2015: Jumptuit Unveils Internet of Things (IoT) Cloud Platform to Connect Incompatible Devices and Disconnected Cloud Services

Support for Android, iOS, OS X, Tizen and Windows, All Device Categories Including Smartphones, Tablets, PCs, Smart TVs and Wearables and Leading Cloud Services
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02Mar/15

Microsoft at Mobile World Congress Conference

BARCELONA, Spain – March 2, 2015 – Today at Mobile World Congress 2015, Microsoft Corp. introduced Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL, two new smartphones that give people greater flexibility and freedom to choose when and where they get things done. Both phones are upgradeable to Windows 10, which offers more personal computing and greater productivity, and will be available later this year.
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02Mar/15

Can curved screen give Samsung the edge?

(BVO) – Two new offerings from Samsung.

The Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge.

The world were given a preview of the pair at the start of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
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26Feb/15

New maths app solves equations in seconds

Croatian tech entrepreneur creates application that uses character recognition software allowing smart phones to solve math equations in seconds. The free app, launched in October last year, has had 11 million downloads so far, and its inventor has been contacted by major tech companies about it.
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