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Android 80 Percent Of Global Smartphone Market
2013-11-13 13:33:40

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Android platform continues to grow its market share for handsets, and now accounts for 81 percent of all smartphone shipments worldwide. Research firm IDC released a new report, Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker report this week detailing the market share for smartphone operating systems. In the third quarter IDC recorded a total base of 211.6 million smartphone units shipped. In year-over-year numbers, the smartphone space...

2013-11-10 23:00:11

New York City-based mobile sound company profiles business on mobile platform. Deerfield Beach, FL (PRWEB) November 10, 2013 InfinitSound knows something about mobile platforms as a NYC-based mobile sound company. Now, the company engages its client base through a mobile app built with the DIY app builder at appsbar.com. The InfinitSound app has earned appsbar’s App of the Day. The mobile sound company uses several modules on the appsbar platform to promote its business with photo,...

Pebble Adding iOS 7 Support, Features To Smartwatch
2013-11-07 19:03:06

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Earlier this year, smartwatch maker Pebble had secured a $15 million investment, which came on the heels of the Pebble project that raised an additional $10 million via a Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign. The latter was one of the most successful Kickstarter projects to date and helped put more than 190,000 Pebble smartwatches on wrists around the world. While a version 2.0 of the device’s hardware still has yet to be...

Google Unveils KitKat And Nexus 5
2013-10-31 15:53:38

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google handed out a double treat for Halloween today. On the company's official blog, Sundar Pichai, SVP of Android, Chrome and Apps posted news about KitKat and the Nexus 5 Android phone. KitKat is set to be the next version of the Android platform; the name surfaced back in September. The new Android platform, version 4.4, promises to be more engaging, smarter, and more immersive than current versions. The engagement level is...

Lenovo Hires Ashton Kutcher, Unveils New Tablet With A Handle
2013-10-30 12:44:38

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Ashton Kutcher, the famed actor who most recently played Apple’s iconic founder in the biopic “Jobs,” has just taken a position with Lenovo as a product engineer. He began his career with Lenovo yesterday by introducing the company's updated line of Yoga Android tablets. Kutcher is a common player in the tech sphere and has invested in startup companies such as Airbnb, Path and Uber, so his involvement with a hardware...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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