Holiday shoppers are hitting the online stores in search of bargains again this year, and their shopping tool of choice? iOS devices. A report by IBM shows iOS users are shopping online three times as much as Android users.
HTC chief executive Peter Chou says the company is happy with its patent settlement with Apple, but calls the media estimates that has HTC paying the Cupertino company $6 – $8 per phone “very, very, wrong.”
Here’s a statement you can add to the ‘Ballmer WTF!?’ category. He claimed that the iPhone is highly priced and controlled and that Android is wild in an interview with with LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman.
In an order handed down on Thursday, U.S. Judge Paul S. Grewal granted requests from both Apple and Samsung to add additional products, such as the flagship Samsung Galaxy S III and Apple iPhone 5 handsets, to their patent dispute which is scheduled to begin hearings in 2014.
Even though Android has a seeming lock on the smartphone market, and has made inroads in video traffic, a study from Freewheel today shows that iOS still makes up 60% of the mobile video traffic on the web.
Google may be winning market share with their Android mobile operating system, but Apple and Microsoft could make more from Android than Google. Possibly up to 600% more in 2013!
There are, by Google’s estimation, around 675,000 apps on the Play store. However, a large chunk of those have been classified as ‘high risk’ in research published today by security vendor Bit9.
Even though Android captured an impressive 75% of all smartphone sales in the 3rd quarter, a new analysis shows that it’s growth is slowing down over the past six months while iOS is still making healthy gains.
Google’s Android Operating System is the most used mobile OS in the world. While its presence on smartphone and tablet devices continues to rise, so does its reputation as being susceptible to malware and malicious attacks.
The Verge is reporting today that Microsoft’s Office Suite will be coming to iOS and Android. The report says the release is planned for early 2013.
Once upon a time in Samsung Galaxy S Three times further away…
If you were to sum up my current relationship with Apple, it would be, in true Facebook style, it’s complicated. Things are not what they used to be several years ago, and the technology world has changed dramatically.
Five mobile app developers have been arrested by Japanese police for creating and embedding a virus into smartphone applications. Initial reports said that around 90,000 smartphone users were infected with the virus from apps they had downloaded.
Chitika has gathered the data from its 200,000 mobile websites, and their 4 billion ads to come up with their latest report on mobile web traffic. The mobile advertising firm releases their studies every few months or so to give insight into the mobile devices being used to access the web.
You’ve probably already seen the “shit Apple users say” videos that have been circulating around the web recently. Now Scott Rose is back, this time poking fun at Android users!
At its iPhone 5 event in September Apple let loose with a nice round number, 700,000. As in “700,000 apps available in the App Store.” Now Google has a phrase they’d like you to hear, “dead even.”