iOS, Android users equally happy with their apps — analyst

Uncategorized | Sunday January 5 2014 11:33 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , ,

iOS, Android users equally happy with their apps -- analyst

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The top iOS and Android apps are about on par in terms of customer satisfaction, says Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster.

Surveying user reviews and comments about the top 200 free and paid iOS and Android apps, Munster found a virtual tie between the two environments, though Android had a slight edge. The 112 apps common to both platforms scored an average rating of 4.28 (more…)

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Mobile payments still in their infancy

Uncategorized | Sunday April 21 2013 9:25 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

Apple CEO Tim Cook.

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Apple doesn’t seem ready to leap into the mobile payments arena, at least according to comments made Tuesday by CEO Tim Cook.

At Tuesday’s conference call announcing fiscal second-quarter earnings, Cook responded to a question about mobile payments.

“I think it’s in its infancy,” the Apple CEO said. “I think it’s just getting started. Just out of the starting block.”

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Onavo Extend Now Allows CDMA iPhone & 4G LTE iPad Users to Extend Their Data Plans

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CarrierCompare Aims to Tell Users The Best Carrier in Their Area

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How To Perform Untethered Jailbreak On Your iPhone 4/3GS Without Updating Baseband Using Redsn0w For iOS 5.0.1 [Updated]
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TuneUp Gives Shazam and SoundHound a Run for Their Money

News | Tuesday April 17 2012 6:52 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , ,

How To Perform Untethered Jailbreak On Your iPhone 4/3GS Without Updating Baseband Using Redsn0w For iOS 5.0.1 [Updated]
posted on December 27, 2011
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Museum Display Company Claims Apple’s Touch Related Products Infringe Their Patents

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How To Perform Untethered Jailbreak On Your iPhone 4/3GS Without Updating Baseband Using Redsn0w For iOS 5.0.1 [Updated]
posted on December 27, 2011
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Rogers And BCE Reportedly Have Apple Television Controlled With Voice And Hand Gestures in Their Labs

News | Saturday February 4 2012 9:29 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

reports that Apple is actively working with Canada’s Rogers Communications and BCE Inc. to launch their upcoming Apple television.
The Apple Television, rumored to be 
, has been the subject of a 
.
“They’re not closed to doing it with one [company] or doing it with two,” said one source who is familiar with the talks. “They’re looking for a partner. They’re looking for someone with wireless and broadband capabilities.” 
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HzO Claims to be in Talks With Apple to Make Future iPhones Waterproof Using Their Water Blocking Technology

News | Sunday January 15 2012 8:43 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Last week, we reported about a company called
, which claimed to
, with a process that applies a patent pending waterproof coating on the iPhone to protect it from water or liquids.
Though it seemed too good to be true, quite a few of you seemed to be interested in the technology that could waterproof your iPhone .
– another startup demonstrated their “WaterBlock” technology at CES 2012, which could make smartphones like the iPhone waterproof.
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Survey Shows That 75% Of Users Are Satisfied With Their iPhone

News | Wednesday January 11 2012 7:18 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , ,

Change Wave Research surveyed 4,000 North American consumers in December 2011, asking them about their current smartphone, and future purchases, if any.
, the survey found that, one in every two people planning to buy a smartphone in the next 90 days, have their eyes set on an
. Compare that to only 13 percent who want to buy a Samsung device, and 7 percent who say they’ll buy a Motorola smartphone.
The trend is a bit more interesting. Although (more…)

Financial Times Acquires Assanka – Developer of Their HTML5 Web App

News | Friday December 30 2011 8:17 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , ,

reports that Financial Times has acquired web and application development firm Assanka.
The 12-person shop had developed Financial Times HTML5 based web app.
Back in August 2011,  
 as it refused to get buckled down by Apple ‘s In-App Subscription policy.
Since all In-App Subscriptions go through Apple , it meant that publishers wouldn’t get all the information about subscribers such as demographic information used by magazines and newspapers (more…)

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