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How Mobile Technologies Have Helped the Healthcare Industry

How Mobile Technologies Have Helped the Healthcare Industry
In what began as a gradual process and is now moving along at a brisk clip, technology is bringing change to every area of the healthcare industry — fitness, medicine, etc. While the potential for transforming the entire health industry looms on the horizon, we still have a ways to go before we can do away entirely with the legacy of archaic procedures that linger to this day, still and all we’ve taken tremendous steps toward improving...

iPhone 5 Leaves Behind Other Smartphones by Miles

iPhone 5 Leaves Behind Other Smartphones by Miles
Nowadays, given the ease with which technology is progressing and the speed with which it is being developed, there is an array of Smartphones out there available to everyone who wants one.  The problem is that all this variety can sometimes become confusing, leaving the customer feeling frustrated and bewildered.  Which one is really the best?  Of course they all claim to be, but is any company really going to say bad things about their product?...

What are BlackBerry Advice Centers for Developers?

What are BlackBerry Advice Centers for Developers?
In October BlackBerry maker Research In Motion opened its first developer center in Slough, England. Back in September, the company said it would set up Blackberry Tech Centers around the world to help programmers looking to create or port apps for BlackBerry 10. IM has opened a development centre for BB10, as promised at Blackberry Jam (shown). Image: RIM The center is open during normal working hours five days a week, and has an onsite team of...

New Challenges Faced by Apple After iPhone 5

New Challenges Faced by Apple After iPhone 5
While still reeling from the death of Steve Jobs, Apple is now facing a whole set of new challenges, not the least of which is how to stay on top in the mobile phone industry. Phil Schiller, Apple’s senior vice-president of worldwide marketing, speaks during the introduction of the new iPhone 5 in San Francisco on Wednesday. LTE — Fantastic Boost for Business, But Costly Apple waited until a year after most other mobile device makers had begun...

iPad Mini Vs. Microsoft Surface, Let the Battle Begin

iPad Mini Vs. Microsoft Surface, Let the Battle Begin
While it’s true that these two devices aren’t direct competitors, by launching them both around the same time, October 23, it gives the world a real old fashioned Microsoft vs. Apple battle. Consumers have always enjoyed watching a good fight between two equally worthy companies, and no doubt will be keeping track of this one. iPad Mini Vs Microsoft Surface Pricing Microsoft unveiled the pricing of its Surface tablets earlier, which...

How to Update Your Android Version on Mobile Phone

How to Update Your Android Version on Mobile Phone
The Open Handset Alliance (OHA), a consortium that includes technology companies like Google, Texas Instrument, Motorola, Qualcomm, Samsung, and others has committed itself to creating unrestricted standards for cell phones and other mobile devices. Android is the result of this, a Linux-based mobile phone operating system, and OHA’s first product. Android New Version This software was released with an open source license by Google in 2008....

How to Get Started With Twitter for Android

How to Get Started With Twitter for Android
The official Twitter for Android app isn’t just one of the best Twitter experiences on the platform — it’s also a glimpse of the future of Twitter on every smartphone. When you open the app here is what you get: High quality graphics, a true sense of design and purpose, an animated background with a fluttering bird as trending Twitter topics come in. Smoothly gliding animations bridge nearly every action. It feels slick in a...

Android Advancement — What is Jelly Bean?

Android Advancement — What is Jelly Bean?
Jelly Bean can be defined as the update to Android’s Operating System, Android 4.1. An interesting note about Android, all of the major Android updates have had alphabetized dessert themed code names. Jelly Bean follows Cupcake, Donut, Eclair, Froyo, Gingerbread, Honeycomb, and Ice Cream Sandwich. Jelly Bean Android 4.1 Project Butter This isn’t a new app. It’s a new method to iron out the problems with slow displays afflicting...

Can Android Technology Take Over Other Peers?

Can Android Technology Take Over Other Peers?
Peer-to-peer is a communications model in which each party has the same capabilities and either party can initiate a communication session. Other models which it might be contrasted with include the client/server model and the master/slave model. In some instances, peer-to-peer communications is implemented by providing each communication node both server and client capabilities. Of late, peer-to-peer has come to describe applications in which...

The Five Best Mobile Apps Which You Can Download for Free

The Five Best Mobile Apps Which You Can Download for Free
iPhone, iPod Touch, Windows, BlackBerry and Google apps, the free apps available for your mobile device are out by the dozens. Now while quantity is nice, it’s quality that you have to look out for. After all, just because a company offers plenty of free apps doesn’t mean that they are any good. Besides trial and error, the only way to find out about these apps and whether or not they’ll be beneficial to your needs is to read...
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