Android market decline in USA, iOS rising

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Android vs. iOS is a debate that rumbles on and on among tech enthusiasts, with many who are very passionate about their choice of platform and device. It’s always interesting then to see the latest figures about the Android and iOS share of the market. The latest figures show that there has been a slight […]

HTC One with dual boot OS could be a possibility

HTC One with dual boot OS could be a possibility

The Windows Phone platform is steadily increasing its market share but is still miles behind the likes of the Android and iOS in terms of users and applications available to them. Now there are reports that an HTC One with a dual boot OS could be a possibility. There are claims that Terry Myerson of […]

Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie makes way for 4.4 KitKat

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For some months now the next major iteration of Google’s Android operating system has been dubbed Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie. There has just been surprising news though, as in this instance much of the tech world has got it wrong. Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie is now making way for 4.4 KitKat instead. At […]

Android 4.1.2 vs 4.2.2 features compared

Android 4.1.2 vs 4.2.2 features compared

The Android platform has long been criticised about its fragmentation but this has often come from users of rival operating system iOS, but sometimes the slow rollout of Android updates can be down to the various carriers that can take ages testing and adding their own bloatware to the operating system. Today we are looking […]

HTC One turned into Google Edition in minutes

HTC One turned into Google Edition in minutes

There are many fans of the Android platform that like to enjoy the operating system in its purest form without all the extra bloatware that carriers and manufacturers load handsets up with. Up until recently this would mean installing a custom ROM or purchasing a Nexus device until the Galaxy S4 and HTC One Google […]

HTC One Google Edition signals Android 4.2.2 update is closer

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Earlier this month Google unveiled the special edition of the Samsung Galaxy S4, and now not to be outdone the HTC One officially gets the Google Edition treatment along with a price and date. This will put the device up against its fierce rival and must also mean that the Android 4.2.2 update is closer […]

LG Nexus 5 release possibility mounts with prototype talk

LG supposedly already built Nexus 5 prototype

The rumours surrounding the availability of the next Nexus smartphone have been rumbling along for a while now with expectations originally pegging the device for a launch at the recent Google I/O event. This has obviously been and gone but now an LG Nexus 5 release possibility is mounting with talk of a prototype already […]

Android vs iOS is like Beatles vs Stones

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Every tech enthusiast knows that the Android and iOS operating systems and devices that run them are the most dominant platforms in the smartphone and tablet market today. We thought it would be interesting to consider the rivalry that exists between Android and iOS and enthusiasts of both platforms so today we’re looking at why […]

Archos Platinum & Carbon handsets, stock Android on the cheap

Archos Platinum and Carbon handsets, stock Android on the cheap

The Android platform is now awash with cheaper handsets that still offer some worthy specifications, and this choice is about to get even more complicated as the Archos Platinum and Carbon handsets have been announced that bring stock Android on the cheap. Archos are better known for their affordable tablet devices but now the company […]

Facebook Home release and device compatibility

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With more people now owning smartphones and tablet PCs it has meant that the use of social networking sites while on the go has increased dramatically. This has been done so far with the various apps that are available, but now Facebook Home has been anounced along with a release date and device capablity. As […]