Google Publishes Guide to Switch from iOS to Android
Oct21

Google Publishes Guide to Switch from iOS to Android

Google has published a new page on its Android website that gives consumers detailed explanations on how to switch to Android if they are currently using Apple’s iOS. The guide shows how to move every detail, such as photos, emails, music, and even gives instruction on how to find your favourite apps. Apple recently published its own similar guide for enticing Android users, but Google’s effort is far more detailed. The war still...

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Android stays as the market leader last quarter in the US
Aug07

Android stays as the market leader last quarter in the US

ComScore's latest figures show that Android continued to be the dominant mobile platform in the US market during the last quarter, although Google's OS did lose some market share. The United States market is arguably the most important as it paints a picture as to what is going on globally, so these figures show Android’s continued popularity. Android's hold on the market continues to be strong as the platform accounts for over half...

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Android’s market share grows around the world
Jul30

Android’s market share grows around the world

Kantar Worldpanel's results for the performance of mobile platforms through the month of June have been released and make extremely happy reading for Android. Google's OS recorded widespread growth around the world as it continued to be the comfortable market leader. Microsoft's Windows Phone also enjoyed growth in key markets, while Apple's iOS continued to lose ground. The monthly survey uses market trends, sales records, and...

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Touch ID to arrive on all iPhones and iPads?
May28

Touch ID to arrive on all iPhones and iPads?

The Touch ID fingerprint sensor included on the iPhone 5s was a bold and innovative move on Apple’s part, one that other companies such as Samsung have been quick to follow. However, while Touch ID is a dazzling piece of tech, the software is still not at a mature stage, and applications for its use are, by design, not readily available. That will not stop Apple continuing to use Touch ID on future devices as the company has certainly...

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Touch ID may be faster because of smarter accuracy settings in iOS 7.1.1

There have been plenty of supposed bug fixes and enhancements introduced in Apple iOS 7.1.1, including better battery life and slightly faster performance. While many will say those improvements are placebo effects or small gains, there's definitely something different about the way Touch ID works in iOS 7.1.1. A reddit user has explained that Apple changed the scanning process in iOS 7.1.1 in a way that doesn't degrade over time or...

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LinkedIn Intro is dying,uninstall it before it messes up your iOS inbox

LinkedIn is going to shutdown its Intro feature for iOS that made it possible to get background information about the people sending your emails. Intro arrived several months ago with a bit of controversy because of security issues, but it continued to be used by many iPhone users. My guess is not enough users bothered businesslike is encouraging users to uninstall Intro before March 7 or risk having their accounts temporarily...

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