Tag Archives: Android

Near Field Communication (NFC) will make our daily lives better

Recent developments around near field communication (NFC) have the blogoshpere buzzing. The top three mobile platforms, Android, iOS, and Windows Phone 7 are rumored to be preparing to support NFC. According to a recent study, one third of iPhone users … Continue reading

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Unique features in new Windows Phone 7 Mango

Windows Phone 7 introduced more than 500 features in its Mango version. Here’s a look at what’s unique as opposed to Android and iPhone. SkyDrive support(including shared folders) Internet Explorer 9 Twitter integration Xbox LIVE Avatar accessories Kinect integration Skype … Continue reading

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Nokia in big trouble in featurephone market as well

Nokia seems to be in big trouble in the featurephone market as well with Android price points pushing down drastically. Take a look at this comparison, Nokia is pricing it’s featurephone which is non-touch, has no app ecosystem and much … Continue reading

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Carnival of the Mobilists #228

Head over to this week’s Carnival of the Mobilists at msearchgroove for some of the finest in mobile blogging. This week’s carnival also features my post Android Gingerbread to focus on user experience and fragmentation to counter iPhone

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Android Gingerbread to focus on user experience and fragmentation to counter iPhone

Google’s core competency is engineering, not UX, and it showed through in its mastery of the implementation of features with iPhone always trying to catch up like with multi-tasking and copy/paste. However, Android UI looks plain vanilla compared to the … Continue reading

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In the mobile world, it is all about the user experience

Value for money is a perception, or to put it more simply, a feeling. It is the state of mind that a customer has. The old method of “more features – more value” is not relevant anymore. As per a … Continue reading

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iPhone Killer will not be a phone

Image via CrunchBase, source unknown Ever since iPhone’s launch there’s been a lot of flurry over the iPhone Killer, there’ve been plenty of Top 10 iPhone Killers lists. Every time a flagship product is launched or announced from leading handset … Continue reading

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