Android gaining market share in expense of other mobile OS

ComScore published its quarterly mobile subscriber market share report that tracks total smart phone subscribers for the three months. The report says that 53.4 million US residents own smart phone. That was 11% increase from the previous quarter. In the report, among the top five platforms, only OS gaining the market share was Google’s Android….

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Asus tablet – Expensive and impressive; cheaper to follow

Asus has readied a 12" touch-screen, Intel Core 2 Duo microprocessor MS Windows 7 based slate will be the first device in the Asus Eee Pad family. The Eee Pad EP121 is targeted to professionals is expected to be released by the end of the year. The big and powerful Eee Pad will retail at…

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Apple’s latest antenna target – Droid X

After the report published by Consumer Reports about the iPhone 4 antenna problem, it seems, Apple has taken the issue a bit more seriously. After the iPhone 4 press conference last week, Apple has posted a few new pages on the issue in its website including, new antenna performance page. The page highlights how several…

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US Government offers free apps for your mobile phones

The US government has relaunched its website, USA.gov, and added a mobile app store for the general public. The app store features various applications for the mobile phones. As of now, there are only 18 apps in total to start with, the government however promises that more will be available soon. All the application are…

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Google remotely deleted apps from Android phones

Google has told that it has remotely removed two free apps from several hundred Android phones because the apps misrepresented their purpose and thus violated Android developer policies. This is the the first time Google has used the Remote Application Removal Feature that allows the company to delete apps that have been installed through Android…

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HTC seeks ban on sales of iPhone, iPod, and iPad

Now, it is HTC, who is suing Apple in response to a patent infringement lawsuit filed by Apple in March.  HTC, a Taiwan based smart-phone manufacturer, makes phones based on Google Inc and Microsoft Corp software. In the lawsuit, HTC is accusing Apple of infringing five HTC patents but, didn’t specify the patents by names….

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Apple responds to the Android statistics

People usually don’t expect Apple to respond to media reports. But, a report saying Android is outselling the iPhone should have worried the company. Apple spokeswoman Natalie Harrison told John Paczkowski of Digital Daily: This is a very limited report on 150,000 US consumers responding to an online survey and does not account for the…

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