Tag Archives: Mobile

Skoda India introduces the MySkoda mobile App

Skoda India has introduced a MySkoda application for smartphones that will provide a single-window interface between the automaker and the customers. The app is available for download on the Apple’s iTunes Store for iPhone users and Google Play store for Android phone users. This initiative is a part of Skoda’s Rs 100cr investment to improve the ownership experience of the ... Read More »

Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update starts hitting HP Elite x3

Last we heard, HP said that the Elite x3 will receive Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update “in the coming weeks.” Well, the good news is that the update has started rolling out – it’s available both over-the-air as well as through the Windows Device Recovery Tool. Aside from the Anniversary Update-related changes, the new firmware also brings along support for ... Read More »

ZTE Warp 7 launches at Boost Mobile for $99.99

Today a new lower-midrange ZTE smartphone running Android has been launched by Boost Mobile. Almost five years after the Warp brand was first used on a phone, Sprint’s prepaid brand already has the new ZTE Warp 7 up for sale through its online store, yet the device will only make it to brick and mortar establishments starting on September 5. ... Read More »

Report says Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update will begin rolling August 9

The Windows 10 Mobile Anniversary Update will start rolling out early next week, according to a new report. Specifically, unlocked Lumias and other Win10 devices will get the update starting August 9, while carrier branded handsets will receive it August 16 onwards. The report says that a week’s delay will give carriers some extra time to test “features and enhancements” ... Read More »

Amazon Prime Day: We pick the best electronics, PC, and mobile deals

Bluntly put, Amazon’s Prime Day sale disappointed many last year. Touted as an event to rival Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Prime Day 2015 was defined by discounted products that failed to enthrall would-be buyers. On top of that, the better items sold out quickly. But for its second Prime Day sale, Amazon has promised more appealing offerings with higher ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J7, LG Stylo 2, and Kyocera Hydro Reach launch at Boost and Virgin Mobile on FridaySamsung Galaxy J7, LG Stylo 2, and Kyocera Hydro Reach launch at Boost and Virgin Mobile on Friday

This Friday will be a very busy day for Sprint’s prepaid brands, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. The former will see no less than three new smartphones launching on April 15, while the latter will have to go with two out of three. The trio in question consists of the Samsung Galaxy J7, LG Stylo 2, and Kyocera Hydro Reach. ... Read More »

Xiaomi Upcoming Mobile: MI 5 is awesome and super powered

Xiaomi is one of the well-known manufacturers of the phone that earns a valuable reputation in recent months. It is an amazing manufacturer that completely takes care of styles and features when manufacturing smartphones. It is largely known for its brilliant smartphones, however, the company also manufacturers TVs, trackers, air purifiers and tablets among others. But, mostly the company is ... Read More »

Here Maps won’t develop for Windows 10 Mobile; existing maps won’t be updated

Here, whose Here Maps application was the foundation of Windows Phone mapping for years, has decided to pull out of Windows 10 Mobile development, the company said Tuesday. Worse still, Here has decided to update its Windows Phone 8.1 map applications with critical bug fixes only. The maps themselves won’t be updated, which means their usefulness will degrade over time ... Read More »

Pokémon leads Nintendo’s mobile charge

Toru Yamanaka | AFP | Getty Images People dressed up as Pikachu, the famous character of Nintendo’s videogame software Pokémon, dance in a Pikachu Outbreak event in Yokohama, Japan, in August. Wanna catch ’em all? You’re gonna need to do a lot of walking. Nintendo’s enormously successful Pokémon franchise is coming to mobile devices in a free-to-play, augmented reality game ... Read More »

Apple took home over 90% of mobile profits last year

Apple pocketed more than 90% of the mobile market’s profits in 2015, according to data posted by Michael Walkley, who works as an analyst with market research firm Canaccord Genuity. The iPhone maker’s share of the smartphone market stood at 17.2% last year. Samsung, on the other hand, captured around 24% of the market, but its profit share stood at ... Read More »