Comments: 0Tuesday, June 7th 2011 - 12:45 CEST
Apple releases a beta version of Apple iOS 5 mobile operating system to iOS Developer Program members. The Apple iOS 5 beta release includes over 200 new features that will be available to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users this fall. New Apple iOS 5 features include: Notification Center, an innovative way to easily view and manage notifications in one place without interruption; iMessage, a new messaging service that lets you easily send text messages, photos and videos between all Apple iOS devices; and Newsstand, a new way to purchase and organize your newspaper and magazine subscriptions. With the PC Free feature, Apple iOS 5 users can activate and set up their Apple iOS device right out of the box and get software updates over the air.
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Comments: 0Tuesday, June 7th 2011 - 12:30 CEST
Apple announces their eight release of the Mac OS operating system, Apple Mac OS X Lion offers more than 250 new features and 3,000 new developer APIs. Some of the powerful features in Apple Mac OS X Lion include: new Multi-Touch gestures; system-wide support for full screen apps; Mission Control, an innovative view of everything running on your Mac; the Apple Mac App Store, the best place to find and explore great software, built right into the OS; Launchpad, a new home for all your apps; and a completely redesigned Mail app. Apple Mac OS X will be available in July as a download from the Mac App Store for $29.99.
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Comments: 0Sunday, May 8th 2011 - 19:45 CEST
Following on the success of the Facebook for BlackBerry Smartphones app, Research in Motion announced Facebook App for BlackBerry PlayBook - a new Facebook app that delivers popular features of Facebook, optimized for the LCD display of the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet. There are many users of our Facebook App for BlackBerry Smartphones app who are staying in touch with their social network while on the go," said Tom Goguen, VP at Research In Motion, "Now with Facebook App for BlackBerry PlayBook tablet we can also offer customers highly engaging social experiences optimized for the PlayBook including the ability to share FaceBook pictures and videos with friends and family on an HD-TV.
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Comments: 0Thursday, March 17th 2011 - 12:05 CET
RIM announced BlackBerry Travel, a new BlackBerry app that provides Smartphone users with an contextual experience as they plan, book and manage their travels and itineraries while on the go. BlackBerry Smartphone users can also have their calendars automatically populated with itineraries as soon as they are confirmed and, by leveraging the BlackBerry push technology, the new BlackBerry app can keep users informed and in control of their itineraries by monitoring flight status and promptly providing notifications about flight changes.
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Comments: 0Thursday, March 17th 2011 - 12:02 CET
Research In Motion announced that BlackBerry App World is now available in 27 additional markets worldwide. With this announcement, BlackBerry App World is now available in 101 markets. BlackBerry App World allows BlackBerry Smartphone users to discover, download and enjoy a wide range of mobile applications for their new Smartphone BlackBerry Smartphone users are downloading more than 2 million apps per day from BlackBerry App World on average and there are over 20,000 BlackBerry apps available today. RIM continues to support developers in order to provide new Smartphone apps that leverage the many advantages of the BlackBerry platform and deliver great user experiences.
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Comments: 0Monday, March 14th 2011 - 17:00 CET
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Comments: 0Saturday, February 26th 2011 - 11:46 CET
Samsung announced at the MWC 2011 in Barcelona the updated Bada 2.0 platform. The new and improved version of Samsungs Smartphone operating system includes support for Near Field Communication, HTML 5 and Wholesale Applications Community - as well as voice recognition and multitasking. Near Field Communication allows a Smartphone to read information off of everyday objects like stickers and posters which are embedded with NFC chips, meaning that mobile payments can be made using the Smartphone in retail outlets. Samsung has improved the user experience on the Bada Smartphone platform with a personalized lock-screen, layout management and 3D sound.
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Comments: 0Friday, February 5th 2010 - 02:02 CET
Handmark, a leading global developer and distributor of mobile applications and services, today released TweetCaster, the most advanced, feature-rich Twitter application available for Android smartphone customers. Handmark Tweet Caster android application makes “tweeting” from Android smartphones fast, easy, and fun, delivering a simple, yet comprehensive Twitter experience. In addition to all the standard features needed to enjoy a complete mobile Twitter experience.
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Comments: 0Wednesday, January 13th 2010 - 13:00 CET
Avaak, the industry’s leader in easy-to-use video mesh networking technology, announced that it has launched VueZone, an Apple iPhone app that allows Vue personal video network users to remotely view their homes, families, friends, and businesses while on the go. Consumers who own a Vue personal video network system now have the ability to control their complete viewing, recording and sharing experience with the touch of a finger. The user-friendly Vue system combines real-time remote video viewing with the accessibility of the Internet through a network of small, battery-powered wire-free cameras.
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Comments: 0Wednesday, December 23rd 2009 - 14:57 CET
ABI Research expects application downloads to reach five billion by 2014. That is an increase from an estimated 2.3 billion applications downloaded in 2009. The growing adoption of smartphones which saw sales rise 20% in 2009, as well as the proliferation of application stores, are the major drivers for this expansive surge. ABI Research expects revenue from mobile app sales to decline by 2013, as competition will lead to downward pressure on application prices, and a greater proportion of “must-have” applications will begin to face competition from free or advertising-supported substitutes. This has already started to happen, with the launch of Google’s free turn-by-turn navigation service.
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