Home / Mobile Operating System (page 7)

Mobile Operating System

Android 2.2 to support automatic application updates

The next version of Google’s Android(version 2.2) known as Froyo is already in testing and should be available soon(months). One key new feature that we will be seeing in Froyo is automatic application updates.

Read More »

Over 50k apps available for Google Android

Google’s Android mobile OS has only been around for a year and a half and it has done something impressive- The total app count currently stands at 50,395. But the real good news is this- Despite the increase of apps, nearly 60 percent of all apps in the Android market are free.

Read More »

Google’s Android on Intel Atom Smartphones

Looks like we are going to see Android on Atom smarphones. That’s right, more upcoming smartphones is going to work on Atom. The LG GW990 is the world’s first – demonstration based on the Intel Moorestown platform that represents a new generation of powerful smartphones. But too bad, it will only run on Linux.

Read More »

Video: Microsoft shows off two “Social” phone

At a press event in San Francisco, Microsoft’s Robbie Bach and Derek Snyder unveil the Kin mobile phones(Kin 1 & Kin 2). Based on the new Windows Phone 7 operating system, the new phones will have extensive social networking built in and will also be able to access the Zune music service. The KIN 1 (formerly known as “Turtle”) offers ...

Read More »

Windows Phone 7 Video Ad

A video of the Windows Phone 7 has surfaced on the Internet. Meet Anna and her family, who all love Windows Phone 7. Watch it after the jump!

Read More »

Android has more growth than iPhone

According to comScore, smartphone usage in the US is up 18 percent in the latest quarter. 42.7 million people in the U.S. owned smartphones in an average month during the November 2009 to January 2010 period. While Google’s Android OS sits in fourth place behind RIM, Apple, and Microsoft, it’s the only one registering the largest market share gains of ...

Read More »

Opera Mini 5 for Windows Mobile

The Opera Mini Beta 5 is now available for Windows Mobile 5 & 6 devices. Previously, Windows Mobile users will have to use the Java version if they want Opera Mini on the phone. To get Opera Mini Beta, point your Window Mobile browser to m.opera.com/next. Video: Introduction to Opera Mini 5

Read More »

Asus to make Microsoft’ branded Windows Phone 7 device?

It sounds hard to believe but since Google and Apple did it, now it’s Microsoft’s turn. According to a report on TheStreet.com, Microsoft will launch their own phone in early 2011 and Asus will build it. At least now we know that Microsoft is awake from its sleep, thank to Google and Apple. Exclusive: Microsoft Crashes Phone Bash

Read More »

WordPress apps for Blackberry, Android and iPhone

If you use WordPress, now you can easily create new posts, add media, manage comments, and more using the free mobile apps available for Blackberry, Android and the iPhone. These apps works for WordPress.com and self hosted WordPress(.org). Downloads: WordPress for Blackberry WordPress forAndroid WordPress for iPhone WordPress for Symbian- coming soon Developers: Check out this page

Read More »

Windows Phone 7 Series announced

The wait is over, Microsoft has announced the upcoming Windows Phone 7 Series mobile operating system or what we have been calling it- Windows Mobile 7. For the first time ever, Microsoft will bring together Xbox LIVE games and the Zune music, exclusively on Windows Phone 7 Series. Check out this video: The content on the new Windows Phone 7 ...

Read More »

Windows Mobile for Automotive-Blue&Me

“Blue&Me”, an innovative product developed by Microsoft and Fiat Auto in 2004 thats connects personal mobile device into car. The system, based on Windows Mobile, makes driving more safer and comfortable.It takes in-car communication, information and entertainment to a new level. Blue&Me works with most bluetooth enabled phone allowing you to make and receive call, without lifting up your mobile ...

Read More »