Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App
Feb26

Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App

In a move that I guess shouldn't really surprise anyone Google has pulled the mobile wallet service Softcard from all App Stores and is only bringing it back for Android devices.  For those of you not familiar with the service Softcard is a NFC based mobile wallet that allows you swipe to pay for items it was bought by Google few months back. This move is to compete with Apple Pay...Softcard was the payment system backed by all the...

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Amazon Music Coming Soon to Windows Phone?
Feb19

Amazon Music Coming Soon to Windows Phone?

While the Windows Phone app gap has gotten a lot smaller in the past year there are still some large companies that don't have a their full suite of apps on Windows Phone....one such of these companies is Amazon.  There is an Amazon store app, Amazon Kindle app yet the Amazon Prime Music app is still missing.  Now it has been found out on a Amazon forum board from a customer service reply that it should be coming soon. "...the Amazon...

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Video: Windows 10 for Phones
Feb12

Video: Windows 10 for Phones

It has been rumored for a while and finally Microsoft has taken the wraps off of Windows 10 for phones.  In this video VP Joe Belfiore looks at key features showing up in Windows 10 for phones and small tablets. Highlights include expanded Action Center, enhanced speech-to-text capabilities, and great built-in Office apps for getting work done on the go. Windows 10 for Phones is available for preview in certain devices right now:...

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Drug Dealers Love Old Nokia 8210
Jan31

Drug Dealers Love Old Nokia 8210

Nokia was of course the king of the feature phone era of smartphones. The Finnish company sold the kinds of figures that would even put Apple and Samsung to shame today and Nokia strode atop the mobile market by a long stretch. However, the smartphone changed things and Nokia slipped from its pedestal and feature phones became forgotten gadgets. There is however one demographic of people who apparently still love Nokia’s classic...

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Nokia Rakes in Money Post Microsoft
Jan29

Nokia Rakes in Money Post Microsoft

The new Nokia is doing very week it seems. The company is a different animal to what it was even this time last year; it sold its devices and services to Microsoft, stopped making smartphones, and focused on software like the Android Z Launcher and HERE Maps. The results have been very good according to Nokia’s earnings call. The company raked in $512 million in net income during the last quarter on the back of revenue of $4.3...

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