Global Smartphone Sales Growth Slows To 2008 Levels, Says Gartner

 Global smartphone sales in Q4 2015 experienced their slowest growth rate since 2008, according to Gartner’s latest market report. The quarter saw sales of Apple’s ...

Google Quietly Shutters Play For Education

 Back in 2013, Google launched Play for Education, a program that made it easier for educators to purchase apps and books and distribute them to their students’ Android tablets. ...

Fast-Growing Photo App Everalbum, A Chart-Topper On iOS, Comes To Android

 There are apps that promise to help you free up space on your smartphone by backing up then deleting your photos. There are apps that help you organize your photos into albums, ...

What New Mobile Hardware To Expect At MWC 2016

 Mobile World Congress, the biggest tradeshow specifically focused on mobile, kicks off in just over a week’s time in Barcelona so here’s a quick rundown of some of ...

Google Chrome For Android Will Soon Support Interactions With Bluetooth Beacons

 Google announced today that it has begun to support physical beacons in its Chrome browser for Android. Read More Android – TechCrunch

Android Wear Gets Speaker Support And New Gestures, Voice Input Options

 Google launched an update to Android Wear today that brings a couple of new features to the smartwatch platform. Maybe the most interesting of these is Android Wear’s ability ...

Concert Subscription Startup Jukely Is Now On Android

 Jukely, a monthly concert subscription service, says it’s breaking records (and not the vinyl kind.) Though it didn’t want to say how many members are currently ...

Jolla Confirms The Sailfish Tablet Is Dead

 Hardware is always hard. But if you’re playing at the margins of a mobile ecosystem dominated by Android and iOS, well, it’s best described as a bloodbath. To wit: ...

Firefox 44 Launches With Support For Push Notifications

 Mozilla today launched the latest update to its Firefox browser for Windows, Mac, Linux and Android. The highlight of this release cycle is the addition of web-based push notifications ...

China’s Oppo Sold 50M Smartphones In 2015

 In the game of thrones that is the Android OEM space, Chinese smartphone maker Oppo’s star is rising. It said today it sold 50 million smartphones in the full year 2015 ...

The Weather On Android Just Got A Whole Lot Better

If you are and Android user and want to know whether it’ll rain or snow tomorrow, just searching for ‘weather’ on Google always gave you a quick and easy way to find ...

Indian Startup CREO Raises $3M To Build Its Own Android-based OS And Smartphones

 CREO is a new startup in India with big ambitions. It not only wants to create a new Android-based operating system, but also produce its own smartphones. The Bengaluru-based ...