As we all know, WhatsApp is inviting Android users to beta-test an unreleased version of its application, directly via the Google Play store. Having just submitted my WhatsApp Android Beta – Testing Report to the Support group (with 14 observations), let’s look at some details of the program…
The version history of the Android mobile operating system began with the release of the Android alpha in November 2007. The first commercial version, Android 1.0, was released in September 2008. The most recent major Android update is Android 6.0 “Marshmallow”, which was released in October 2015. Let’s take a look back through the years at how Andy Rubin’s brainchild has evolved into the industry titan that it is today.
The Apple vs. FBI controversy going on right now is quite a techno-political drama. FBI wants a terrorist’s phone unlocked to read its content. Simple enough, right? Unless it’s Apple iPhone! This has triggered one of the most important legal battles over the future of security – Digital vs. US National security. Strange? Let’s have a look about what’s at stake.
Ringing Bells, a little-know Noida-based Company ‘with immense support’ from the India government is about to launch what is most certainly the world’s cheapest smartphone. The “Freedom 251” costs, yes, just Rs. 251, and will be available to buy on the company’s website http://www.freedom251.com from 6am on February 18 and close at 8pm on February 21.
Today Samsung officially announced the pushing of the latest version of Google’s Android operating system “Marshmallow” to its mobile devices starting today, the 15th of February. The Android Marshmallow will be coming to the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, with the announcement saying that “other Galaxy devices will soon follow.” Users on both devices should be getting the notification very soon, if not already.
2016 is the year of the iPhone 7. With sales stalling for the first time in the iPhone’s history, Apple needs to pull something truly impressive out of the bag to bring the love back, and now’s as good a time as any to gather up the best iPhone 7 rumors swirling around.
I thought this blog would be incomplete without a post listing the top best-selling popular smartphones of 2015-2016. One thing I noticed during my research – It is not about the ‘Smartphone’ but the ‘Smartphone Series’. Every OEM has its flagship smartphone series.