Author Archive

Apple offers refund to dissatisfied iPad users in Australia

While Apple launched its new iPad with much fan fair in Australia, plenty of Australians customers complained that the iPad 4G wasn’t really compatible with Australian LTE carrier, specifically Telstra’s 4G network. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) had taken legal action against Apple for what it claims are misleading statements over its new [...]

Surprise: iPhone 4S users do not use Siri much

When Apple launched iPhone 4S, the star of the show was undeniably Siri. While the speech interpretation and recognition interface was adored by a lot of people, it also left plenty unsatisfied. But a new study by consulting firm Parks Associates recently surveyed 482 iPhone 4S owners.  More than 50 percent of iPhone 4S users in the U.S. [...]

Apple CEO Tim Cook visits China to discuss number of problems

Apple CEO, Tim Cook has paid a visit to China to discuss a number of problems. Of late, Apple has been center of controversy with their production factory in China, which turned out to be a malicious attack by Mike Daisey of This American Life. But that’s not the only thing Tim Cook wants to [...]

HTC closes HTC Sense to revamp; will delete all user data by April

In a super surprising event HTC has decided to close down HTC Sense for a revamp. HTC Sense service allows users to sync data from their devices, including contacts, messages, footprints and call history. But what’s surprising is, instead of giving an option to users to sync with some other interim solution HTC will be deleting all user data. Of [...]

Microsoft, Nokia to invest $24 Million to develop Windows Phone apps

While recently Windows Phone marketplace crossed 70,000 apps in its market place making it the fastest growing app market ever, Microsoft & Nokia thinks that’s not enough. And rightly enough. The entire success of a Smartphone ecosystem depends solely on apps these days. If the platform offers fun, useful and interesting apps, there’s no way [...]

Dave Morin: Windows Phone is a really good product; will get Path

When I come across a really good app, I just can’t stop talking about it. And that’s what happened with Path. Now The Verge reports that Path CEO and Founder, Dave Morin has confirmed that Path has begun working on its Windows Phone app. That’s a really good news. While most of the Android apps [...]

Instagram for Android is almost here; opens registration page

Instagram, the most popular photo sharing app on the iPhone, is finally making its way towards Android. Instagram Co-founder, Kevin Systrom mentioned earlier this month at the SXSW that the iOS app alone has surpassed 27 million registered users. Kevin Systrom said that the app is taking so long to appear on Android Platform as the [...]

More Bullsh*t: iPhone 5 to sport 4.6-inch screen

Apple has decided on the bigger 4.6-inch display for its next iPhone and started placing orders to its suppliers, the Maeil Business Newspaper said, quoting an unnamed industry source, reports Reuters. A recent survey reported that people actually want a larger screen on their next Smartphone. Most of the Android handsets have already crossed 4.6-inch screen [...]

Nokia India Brings New Lumia 800 Ads – Can It Make A Difference?

Nokia India has released a bunch of new ads for its successful Windows Phone handset, Lumia 800. The ads shows a day in Kaya’s life with Nokia Lumia 800. While the five series ads are pretty interesting showcasing the power of Lumia 800 and how a Smartphone can make it easier to be in touch [...]

Samsung GT-I9300 Pics Spotted

Here’s some exciting news. Guys at Phonearena have managed to get few live shots of what seems to be Samsung GT-I9300. The pics look pretty legit and looks to be running Android Ice Cream Sandwich with Samsung’s TouchWiz on top. The device sports on-screen navigational screen and the design pretty much syncs with the Samsung’s [...]