Which apps chow down on your data plan?
Oct02

Which apps chow down on your data plan?

That you could now learn the way much information is utilized by certain mobile apps before you obtain them. Served up through CTIA – The Wi-Fi affiliation, a web page dubbed KnowMyApp.org tells you how many megabytes — or gigabytes, even — are chewed up by way of key cellular apps during a standard month of use. The site calculates its figures via measuring anyone the usage of the app 3 times a day under certain...

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Apple’s quest for an iWatch on every wrist
Sep20

Apple’s quest for an iWatch on every wrist

Many indicators are pointing to Apple incubating a wearable wristband, in all probability an “iWatch,” given all the trademark functions the corporate has filed for the identify. Apple is reportedly shifting around a few of its prime engineers, and is hiring consultants in sensors and in digital fitness and clinical applied sciences, to building up a distinct job power to create a product that can observe in the grand...

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Tablets to carve out nearly half of PC market next year
Sep08

Tablets to carve out nearly half of PC market next year

Capsules will come on the subject of out shipping notebooks and PHS in 2014. At the least, that is the latest forecast from analysis agency Canals. In a document released Tuesday, Canals anticipated that drugs will account for just about 50 pace of the full international pc market (which contains PHS, notebooks, and tablets) in 2014. Tablet shipments were less than half of one million units behind these of notebooks during the third...

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BBM for Android and iOS downloaded 10 million times within 24 hours
Aug24

BBM for Android and iOS downloaded 10 million times within 24 hours

After BlackBerry resumed the rollout of its standard messaging app, BBM or BlackBerry Messenger to Android and iOS users, it reported that the app has been downloaded over 10 million occasions by way of Android and iPhone customers, some of the perfect single-day openings for a mobile app up to now. Saying the milestone, BlackBerry introduced that BBM had additionally develop into the number 1 free app in iTunes App store in...

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79 percent malware targets Android, Symbian accounts for 19 percent
Aug19

79 percent malware targets Android, Symbian accounts for 19 percent

While it has been widely stated a lot of times that Android is a lot more liable to malware in comparison with iOS, the united states division of place of birth safety and the united states department of Justice have now collectively issued a cautionary internal memo that unearths that Android accounts for 79 percent of malware threats while best 0.7 % of all malware is designed to impact iOS. Now not especially, the memo (PDF)...

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