We have been waiting for a long time to be able to play Xbox 360 games on our iPhones and Android devices, well for all you gamers, this wait is going to end soon as Andrew Russell, a well known developer is in works to create an open source software which will enable game devs to port their Xbox 360 and Windows Phone7 games to IOS and Android devices.
The Online TV site Hulu Plus has finally made it to Android. There are loads of people who love to watch TV on the go with their android devices, and with display of these devices ranging from 4.7” to 3.8”, it would be a real pleasure. So Hulu has finally decided to roll out Hulu Plus application for Android devices.
comScore Inc. announced the launch of Device Essentials which is a new service that reports digital traffic as per devices ranging from computers and mobile phones to e-readers and gaming devices. Using this service, analysis traffic pattern from different devices was made in thirteen different countries including India, which showed that 7.4% of traffic comes from iOS devices while Android follows with 6.5%
The tech industry is heating up with a number of lawsuits between companies and Apple is leading the charge. The Samsung and apple war began just a few months back when Apple sued Samsung for copying the designs of iPhone and iPad, also for the similar app icon designs. Samsung Countersued Apple a week later claiming a patent infringement and also asking to view the iPhone 5 and iPad 3. Just after Apple denied Samsung from viewing the iPhone 5 and iPad 3, Apple decided to attack Samsung by filing a lawsuit at it’s home, South Korea.
ARCHOS is well known for its cheap devices, but this time they have managed to come up with two tablets which are not only cheap but are really fast, 250 GB Seagate HDD, Android 3.1 Honeycomb Android market place and Google mobile app support. ARCHOS unveils the 8” 80 G9 tablet and the 10.1” 101 G9 powered by a 1.5 GHz dual core processor. These devices have it all!
When we talk about dual screen Android powered devices, first thing which comes to our mind is the Kyocera Echo and it’s failure in the market. Well this device is somewhat similar to the Echo, it is foldable with a hinge in the middle, can be closed and used as a phone but the similarity ends there. This new unnamed device from Imerj and Frog (Formerly known as Frog Design) looks promising with a good design (looks a bit like the iPhone 4 when closed), the software customizations over Android 2.3 and a good build quality.
We all know that AT&T will soon be acquiring T-Mobile and Apple has shown no signs of bringing iphone to the latter, but this has not stopped the customer from unlocking the iPhone and using it on T-Mobile. T-Mobile USA today reported that more than a million iPhones are currently active on their network, just ahead of the Pepcom event in NYC.
Prepaid carriers usually bring out low-end devices, the big manufacturers with high-end devices end up at AT & T, T-Mobile , Verizon Wireless or Sprint, but this time Huawei Glory which sports a 1.4 GHz Qualcomm processor has landed on Cricket Wireless and will be coming out this November.