Tablet PCs has been quite aggressive today along with the smartphones. Some think that this technology will continue for a longer time but with during the interview of Bloomberg with BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins, he said that tablets will be obsolete in five years. This indicates that he is not a fan of this technology in spite of releasing their own PlayBook Tablet
This is a bold statement from the CEO of a mobile technology manufacturer which also makes tablet PCs. In BlackBerry’s history, they also joined the tablet PC market and introduced their PlayBook. It . . . → Read More: BlackBerry CEO Claims Tablet PCs will be Obsolete after Five Years
It would appear that Facebook Home has just surpassed 500k downloads on Google Play since launching on the platform five days ago on April 16. The app’s Google Play listing notes the milestone, and Ben Evans confirmed on Twitter.
Facebook seem to be successful with its Facebook Home software for android platforms. Since it’s launch 5 days ago, April 16, it surpassed the 500k-download milestone on the Google Play listing.
Just to be clear, Facebook Home is not an app but a UI (user interface) software. Its aim is to be at the center . . . → Read More: Facebook Home Hits 500,000 Downloads in Just 5 Days
Samsung, as one of the leaders in the smartphone market, has been caught red handed in paying people to bash rival smartphone manufacturer HTC.
According to reports, Samsung hired people and paid them to talk bad things over a couple of sites through comments and forums against their Taiwan-based rival. The Fair Trade Commission of Taiwan is now investigating the issue after receiving a lot of complains about these practice of Samsung.
Samsung, however, did not deny the allegations and immediately released a statement of an apology.
A tech news site, PC . . . → Read More: Samsung Caught Hiring People to Bash HTC
Now that the Galaxy S4 from Samsung is officially out and seems competing with the iPhone 5 in the market, people are now beginning to anticipate the next phone in the Apple’s iPhone line. Apple, clearly the greatest rival of Samsung, is due to release a new device in this year for them to maintain their scheduled release date of new devices. Even when iPhone 5 is not yet released, the speculations of iPhone 6 already began such as the release date and etc.
There are no leaks or reports about the new casing, release time . . . → Read More: iPhone 6 Rumors
As Samsung finally released their Galaxy S4, Apple’s iPhone 5 sales is not affected in the market. According to analysts, Galaxy S4 is not as refined as iPhone 5.
Brian White, Topeka Capital Markets analyst, have said Samsung crushing Apple in the phone market is a complete nonsense. During the stock downdrafts, there are analysts that said Samsung is “out-innovating” Apple.
White said that the Galaxy S4 smartphone doesn’t have some good edges or atleast some good points to make it a much better phone than the Apple’s iPhone 5. In terms of size, . . . → Read More: iPhone 5 vs Galaxy S4 According to Analysts
With the upcoming launch of the latest Galaxy S4, Samsung has a back-up plan already if it doesn’t go smooth like the failure of Galaxy S3. There is a huge demand of the Galaxy S4 according to surveys, the company just hopes the supply problems will not harm the sales.
The South Korea-based company is expecting a 10-million unit sales on each month after it launches the Galaxy S4 smartphone. The company stays positive and well prepared to do anything just to be successful in releasing their latest smartphone.
Samsung lost an estimated two . . . → Read More: Samsung’s Back-up Plan to Avoid Problems that Happened to S3; Galaxy S4 is Launching Thursday