Posts Tagged: Android


Xiaomi sold 7.19 million phones in 2012

Xiaomi: 7.19 Million Phones Sold in 2012, Considering North America Launch in 2014

China’s startup phone-maker Xiaomi seems to have arrived on the scene at the perfect time – just when Android is seriously taking of...

  • January 9, 2013
  • at 6:20 pm
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Crazy Japanese Tower Defense Game ‘Battle Cats’ Invades Android Platform

One of my favorite games for all of 2012 was the endlessly wacky Battle Cats from Japanese game developer Ponos. I’ve been enjoying it on ...

  • December 31, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Powered by Android, China Smartphone Sales to Hit 189 Million in 2012 [REPORT]

Taiwan’s Digitimes Research has a new report out looking at the smartphone landscape in mainland China. It states that sales of smartphone...

  • December 26, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Xiaomi: 6.5 Million Phones Sold So Far

Chinese phone-maker Xiaomi has only been in the hardware business for only about a year and a half, but it has made a big impact in that tim...

  • December 24, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Animated Gifs Made Easy With MotionGraph for Android

Earlier in the year I wrote about Sony’s Million Moments, an app that sort of struck me by surprise with its smart design. The same So...

  • December 17, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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See How Vietnam’s Smartphone OS Battleground is Changing Fast [REPORT]

With Vietnam having more than 130 million mobiles in a country of 90 million and growth projected at five percent year-on-year, what’s...

  • December 17, 2012
  • at 4:04 pm
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SMS Your Stolen Motorbike to Get It Back

Setech Viet, a small unknown one-and-a-half year old company in Ho Chi Minh city just released a device that allows you to text your own mot...

  • December 8, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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Once Again Last in Line, Vietnam Gets iPhone 5 on December 21

The iPhone5 will soon hit Apple Stores and authorized resellers in 54 countries across the world. In Asia, that includes: South Korea (Dec ...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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Evernote Integrates With Tencent’s ONE Browser, Now in English, Thai, and Indonesian

Earlier this month, Evernote integrated with Tencent’s ONE Browser for mobiles in India. Today, Evernote announced that its service is...

  • November 30, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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Indonesia’s Multiply To Start Taking LG Nexus 4 Pre-Orders Tomorrow

After a one-month delay, Google’s flagship handset, the LG Nexus 4 will finally make its way to Indonesia next week. Indonesian e-commerce...

  • January 4, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Motorola Shop4Apps China shut

Motorola Tops a Nightmare Year with Closure of its Chinese App Store [UPDATED]

It’s been a nightmare year for phone-maker Motorola (NASDAQ:GOOG), particularly in China. And now this rough year is ending on even more o...

  • December 27, 2012
  • at 11:45 am
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KakaoTalk Introduces Telkomsel Carrier Billing and Christmas Items

Korean-made chat app KakaoTalk is keeping quite busy this Christmas holiday, introducing two new features on its app: a carrier billing part...

  • December 25, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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‘Line Play’ Virtual World Comes Out of Beta With a Million Users

NHN’s Japan has officially brought it’s Line Play virtual world application out of beta, and is now officially launching. The se...

  • December 18, 2012
  • at 3:35 pm
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Baidu Losing Dell as Smartphone Partner?

Dell recently announced that it’s quitting Android – but that leaves China’s Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) facing the prospect of lo...

  • December 17, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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Sina Weibo Android App Adds Support for Social App Recommendations

Friends and online contacts are a great source of app recommendations. And Sina Weibo, China’s top Twittery service, seems to agree. I...

  • December 11, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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After 350,000 Downloads for Photodeco, Japan’s I-Freek Rolls Out Premium App

Japanese mobile internet company I-Freek has announced today that it has released Photodeco+ for Android, a premium version of its regular P...

  • December 7, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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2nd ‘Android Nation’ Store Opens, This Time in Grand Indonesia Mall

Today, Indonesian electronics retailer Erafone opened its second dedicated Android gadget store, called Android Nation. This new one is in t...

  • December 1, 2012
  • at 5:18 pm
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Japan Overtakes US to Become Top Country for Google Play Revenues

The folks over at App Annie have released a pretty fascinating report that shows some interesting shifts that are happening in the mobile sp...

  • November 30, 2012
  • at 4:40 pm
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