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Worldwide Smartphone Growth To Slow In 2015, As China Reaches Saturation
/ May 26, 2015 11:36 am
Worldwide Smartphone Growth To Slow In 2015, As China Reaches Saturation

TechCrunch reports "The writing has been on the wall for some time, but analysts at IDC are again confirming today that the worldwide smartphone market will continue to see its overall growth slowing in 2015. The firm says that global smartphone shipments will grow just 11.3% this year, down from 27.6% the year prior. The changes are attributed, in part, to the Chinese smartphone market reaching saturation, which will make 2015 the first year that China’s smartphone growth (2.5%) will be slower than the worldwide market.". Read More

Periscope catches up with Meerkat by launching an Android app
/ May 26, 2015 10:53 am
Periscope catches up with Meerkat by launching an Android app

Digital Spy reports "While announcing the app's next phase, Twitter also revealed that Periscope received more than one million sign-ups in its first ten days on iOS - With Android now on board, that number looks set to continue growing.". Read More

Sling TV Expands To Android TV, Strikes Deal With Google To Offer Discounted Nexus Players
/ May 21, 2015 1:21 pm
Sling TV Expands To Android TV, Strikes Deal With Google To Offer Discounted Nexus Players

TechCrunch reports "Sling TV, Dish Network’s Internet TV service designed for cord cutters, is now available on the Android TV platform, the company is announcing this morning, including Google’s Nexus Player. This addition expands the service’s already fairly extensive lineup of devices it supports, which today includes Roku and Roku TV, Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, Xbox One, as well as iOS and Android phones and tablets, and Mac and PC desktops.". Read More

Android games will make more money than iOS games by 2018 thanks to China
/ May 4, 2015 1:58 pm
Android games will make more money than iOS games by 2018 thanks to China

VentureBeat reports "The Android platform will soar past iOS in terms of revenue in a few years, but that doesn’t necessarily mean more money for Google." . Read More

Facebook unveils ‘Hello,’ a caller ID and blocking tool for Android
/ April 22, 2015 11:03 am
Facebook unveils ‘Hello,’ a caller ID and blocking tool for Android

VentureBeat reprots "Facebook this morning unveiled Hello, a new tool that lets Android users see who’s calling them, and which lets them block callers.". Read More

Facebook, eBay, VICE And Others First To Support Chrome’s New Push Notifications
/ April 20, 2015 11:34 am
Facebook, eBay, VICE And Others First To Support Chrome’s New Push Notifications

TechCrunch reports "With last week’s release of an updated version of the Chrome browser for Android, Google debuted a new feature that will allow websites to engage with mobile users by way of push notifications, making websites more competitive with native apps." . Read More

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Google’s Mobile Search Results On Android Now Prompt Users To Install Apps With Relevant Content
/ April 16, 2015 11:12 am
Google’s Mobile Search Results On Android Now Prompt Users To Install Apps With Relevant Content

TechCrunch reports "Google’s mobile search results on Android will now prompt you to install mobile apps that feature content relevant to your search query. This essentially turns Google’s mobile search results page into an app discovery service and will likely be a major boon for mobile developers." . Read More

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