[7 Dec 2012 | One Comment | ]
With 2012 in its last ebb, let’s turn back and look at the 10 best Android applications of 2012. A lot has happened since the time we were engaged in conversations about the best apps of 2011. We even had a word or two on what to expect in 2012. Now, the time to make a list for the future has come once again.
Once living the life of a second fiddle to Apple’s cluttered App Store, Android’s Google Play has come a long way. Though it still is second to …
[24 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]
There are thousands of apps available for mobile devices, in every possible segment. This is also true of medicine. There are several medical apps, many of them free, which are available for Android users. Here are some of the apps that are most popular with healthcare professionals and med students:
This app is comprehensive and has already become the most downloaded medical app in Android. Among the free content provided by the app : thousands of videos and pictures of clinical procedures, diseases, articles, tables and protocols, drug references, a drug …
[17 Sep 2012 | One Comment | ]
Within two years, HTC has become one of the best smart-phones manufacturers in the world. HTC has used rapid innovation as its business model and launches something totally different and totally new every now and then.
HTC One X was one of the most awaited smart-phones of 2012 and now that its out there’s a lot of hype about this, both good and bad. So it the HTC One X worth applauding or is just another Android Smartphone in the market? Those who have become weary of problem associated with Android, …
[27 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Reuters has faced a lot of security problems in two within four days is quite a lot. Again hackers gained access of Twitter accounts on Reuters and hacked into them to displace the details and upload Tweets. The Reuters Tech account was also changed into the name “TechMe”. The Twitter Corporation has taken into notice the security problem and they’re trying to fix the security breach as well.
The feed was seen as an Anti-Syrian government notice as the Tweets were all opposing the situation and the government stance in Syria. …
[6 Aug 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
The battery is often the weakest link in our mobile devices. However, there are ways to improve the autonomy of a smartphone or tablet. Here are some tips that will help you save battery on your smartphone.
- First, basic advice: if you do not need, disable the GPS, bluetooth and even possibly “cellular data” (anything that is not related to voice communications). To do this, go into the settings of your iPhone, Android or Windows Phone.
- Disable the automatic collection of emails – the “push” -, notifications and alerts, and …
[8 Jun 2012 | One Comment | ]
Given how quickly mobile gadgets are developing and evolving, consumers, IT employees, and developers are wondering – what does the future hold for smartphones?
What will those devices look like a year or two from now? What new features will they include? What hardware and software improvements will be introduced?
That topic was discussed by a panel of experts at the recent Interop IT conference in Las Vegas. Here are some of the key smartphone trends the panelists and other industry experts predict for the near future:
1. Bigger screens – up to …
[7 Jun 2012 | One Comment | ]
Once again Google comes up with a new look for itself. But Google is no purposeless fashionista. The latest change to its tool bar is not for decorative purposes. It may seem like an unnoticeable addition but to those of us who like to consider ourselves permanent residents of the virtual world, it’s a noticeable thing. Especially since this toolbar addition ties into a huge bungle involving Russian email apps and Samsung Androids and phones and possible security loopholes.
On its toolbar (not to be confused with a browser toolbar) Google …
[5 May 2012 | 5 Comments | ]
Lots of Android phone users want to unlock their most favorite phone to use them with different local and international SIM cards on different domestic carriers or while traveling that do not propose an Android for sale. Luckily, this is simply achieved with a certain unlock code and a 2nd SIM card. You should research before trying to unlock your Android phone, because unlocking may cause unintentional consequences for example decreases information and data speed. Follow these easy steps in order to unlock your Android phone safely.
Step 1: Obtain certain …
[14 Apr 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Android phones mainly use memory cards or SD cards to store data, files and folders. Anyone can access his/her Android phone and removable memory card through mounting it to his/her laptop or computer. Basically mounting is recognized as putting it in normal mass storage condition or mode, which allows everyone to open the Android phone and removable memory card or SD card as an extra window on your laptop or computer. After that anyone can remove or add information, files or programs from the memory card or SD card. Here …