Japan is in the midst of getting back on its feet after a devastating earthquake and tsunami that destroyed large parts of the country. The catastrophe also created further problems like the nuclear power plant that got damaged and threatened to meltdown. [Read more…]
The results of a study made by IDC, a market analysis company, revealed that by 2015 more people will be connecting to the internet using smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices compared to people who use the internet through their desktop computers.
The study revealed that smartphones will become the standard mobile phone people will use, completely replacing the â€œvanillaâ€ phones that only offer standard features. Additionally, the sales of tablets is expected to hit the roof. The growing sales of smartphones and tablets will be so significant that internet users on the PC will hit a wall and then slowly go down. The report also said that this trend will begin in the US, with western Europe and Japan following in short order. [Read more…]
Google has made a tradition of naming its various Android OS iterations after various desserts or sweet treats â€“ you had Cupcake,Ã‰clair, Froyo (which stands for frozen yogurt), Gingerbread, and the latest version to market Honeycomb. There is already talk of the development of the successor to Honeycomb, called Ice Cream Sandwich, which Android fans are waiting for. Talk is that it will be released sometime during the last quarter of this year. But even with Ice Cream Sandwich still on the horizon, there is now a rumor that a version that will succeed Ice Cream Sandwich is already being developed.