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Posted on May 9 2012 - 10:06pm by Julius
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The competitiveness in the tablet market is at an all time high at the moment which is great news for the consumer. If you’ve been considering a budget model here’s another tablet you should add to your list: the Lenovo IdeaPad A1 tablet. Lenovo has been one of the most overlooked players in the tablet game because they have been pretty quiet since the...

Temple Run, one of the most popular apps in iOS and one of the most highly anticipated mobile games has been launched recently on the Android platform. The game has been a huge hit on the iOS platform (iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad) and Android users have been asking its developers to make a version for Google-based platform for quite a while now. Now that the app is already out, the app has been receiving heavy downloads from the Android world. “We are excited to finally share the Android release date with our fans who have been so...

News that popular photo-sharing service Instagram coming to Android has been talked about by fans for a while now. Now, its creators are opening up registrations in preparation for its coming release. The registration provides owners of Android devices the chance to be the first ones to get Instagram, reported tech news website The Next Web. “Using nothing more than a single form, Instagram fans can enter their email address to sign up for what could be a beta release of the app before it hits Google Play, Amazon’s Appstore and...

A new Angry Birds game has been released today and is set to take mobile app developer Rovio to places beyond one’s reach. Angry Birds Space was released concurrently on iOS and Android devices, as well as Mac and PCs. The new game takes place in Space, where players launch birds whose trajectory can be altered by nearby planets’ gravitational pull. “We’ve been working with NASA for quite a while already and they’re very keen in cooperating with us,” said Tiina Mikkonen, Rovio’s senior account...

Users of Samsung’s flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy S II in the United Kingdom are now able to get the device’s latest software update. Korean electronics giant Samsung has started rolling out the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update to Galaxy S II smartphone users who are signed up to the Three network. The provider has made the update available through Samsung Kies. Sadly, if you are one of those people who got their phones on a contract, you will have to wait a litlle loner since software testing can be a very lengthy...

Samsung Galaxy S II owners have been waiting very long for March 10, the day set by Samsung to release the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade to users of its flagship smartphone. What’s disappointing was, the day came and there was no upgrade. According to a report by tech website Engadget, Samsung has informed users of its Galaxy S II smartphone that the latest Android upgrade will not happen on the 10th, but will happen at a later date. The company has even said that the date given was a mistake by them. Now, it seems that...

Apple’s voice-controlled assistant, Siri, has the whole world abuzz since it was revealed. It does not need any introduction because it is so popular, everybody knows what it does. Now, Google is planning to launch its own voice-enabled app for the Android OS that is very similar to Siri. Google is believed to be working on a Siri-like app called by the media as the “Google Assistant,” and is planning to launch it by the fourth quarter of 2012. According to rumors, the Google Assistant will not be a standalone app. Google...

In a move to further widen the scope of its second-generation Tab series, Samsung has announced its new offering, the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1. The Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 is based on the same PLS TFT touch screen and 1 GHz dual core processor seen in the company’s recently announced Galaxy Tab 2 7.0. “Samsung introduces its first line-up of tablets for 2012 with the launch of the GALAXY Tab 2 series, expanding the choice of tablets to customers,” said Samsung in its release. “The GALAXY Tab 2 series includes a 7-inch version...

After battling those green pigs we all hate (or love because of their cuteness) so much, space will be the next fighting grounds for our beloved Angry Birds. Game development company Rovio, creator of the smash hit Angry Birds, said that the next part of the Angry Birds saga will be taking place in space. The company even made a teaser site for it. “Angry Birds Space is a completely new game with innovative new gameplay, but with some of the familiar Angry Birds elements that fans already know and love — plus some surprises,”...

Reports say that pre-orders for Samsung’s upcoming flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S III, are being offered by a local retailer in Asia. According to tech website 9 to 5 Google, an online gadget seller in the Philippines has posted pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy i9300, which is known as the Galaxy S III in other countries. This is even before the company announces the existence of the smartphone. The website even has a poster displaying the complete specs of the phone. According to Kimstore, the phone will have a 4.6-inch...