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Can RIM (Research in Motion) Survive in the Near Future?

Can RIM (Research in Motion) Survive in the Near Future?
Just a few years back, RIM’s BlackBerry was the reigning smartphone champion. Now the company’s earnings have fallen dramatically and it is facing a grim future. Can it continue to stay in business, or will it end up another casualty of progress? That’s the question many consumers are asking themselves as they watch a once beloved company gradually disintegrate, thanks to an inability to keep pace with its competitors. Rim Blackberry With...

Mobile Phone 8 –Surface Tablet

Mobile Phone 8 –Surface Tablet
It seems that Microsoft has done it again and their new products are the ones to keep an eye on this fall. With the announcement of their Windows 8 phone as well as their Surface Tablet the excitement is building up. Windows has been the OS of choice for the majority of people for quite some time now. Microsoft is definitely a top name in the OS business, but when they opted to move into the mobile world lots of people were surprised. Here’s...

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, Appleā€™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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