Posts Tagged ‘ mobile ’

Hands-on: Firefox for Android may become your favorite mobile browser – Ars Technica

June 26, 2012
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Mozilla has released a major new version of the Firefox Web browser for Android. The developers have greatly improved the performance and responsiveness of the application while introducing a new user interface that is built with native widgets.

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Apple iPhone 5 will be the NFC ‘iWallet’ rumor claims – Computerworld

June 26, 2012
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There's been lots written about Apple's adventures in NFC. This isn't the first time we've been told to expect NFC support within a future iPhone, but merely because the developer beta iOS 6-exploring sleuths at 9to5Mac have uncovered references to it ...

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Potency of Industry Patents Key to U.S. Google-Apple Case – Bloomberg

June 26, 2012
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Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s bid to limit Google Inc. (GOOG)’s use of certain patents as a tool to block imports of the iPhone and iPad may be getting traction at a U.S. trade agency, possibly altering the global battle over smartphones. The U.S ...

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Box Brings Its OneCloud Platform To Android With 50 Apps – TechCrunch

June 25, 2012
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Back when Box launched its OneCloud platform for enterprise mobile apps back in March, VP of Platform Engineering Chris Yeh says that virtually all of the user comments boiled down to a single question: What about Android? So today, Box is ...

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iPhone 5 To Support NFC and Mobile Payments, Says Latest Rumor – ABC News

June 25, 2012
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While the next iPhone (or iPhone 5, as many people are calling it) is already rumored to have a larger display and a different design, new rumors suggest the phone will also have Near Field Communication (NFC) technology. NFC chips enable people to send ...

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A Snapshot of The Android and iOS Market in China Through One Big Developer’s Eyes – TechCrunch

June 25, 2012
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Editor’s Note: Lei Zhang is the U.S. general manager for CocoaChina, which operates the largest iPhone developer community in China. The company also has a game publishing arm called Punchbox Studios, which has seen more than 70 million ...

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iPhone 5 prototypes reportedly reveal NFC support – CNET News

June 25, 2012
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The next iPhone could let users buy products and share files through near-field communications. Code pulled from Pre-EVT (Engineering Verification Testing) iPhone 5,1 and iPhone 5,2 prototypes by 9to5Mac leads the blogging site to believe that ...

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Galaxy III is a strong contender to iPhone – vcstar.com

June 23, 2012
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NEW YORK — Until I started watching videos on Samsung's new Galaxy S III phone, I never thought of the iPhone's display as small. The Galaxy's screen measures 4.8 inches diagonally, compared with 3.5 inches for the iPhone. That translates to a ...

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Apps are helping smartphones become digital wallets – Los Angeles Times

June 23, 2012
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The next version of Apple's iPhone will have a Passbook that will store customer loyalty cards and movie tickets, and Microsoft Corp.'s new phones will do the same. "You can think of a zillion ideas about what we can do next," said Tam Hulusi ...

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Mozilla promises ‘something big’ for Android announcement – Crave

June 22, 2012
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Mozilla has an announcement to make at next week's Google development conference, and if the teaser's anything to go by, it should be a major update to its Firefox Android browser. "Fast. Smart. Safe." That's what it promises, alongside the Firefox logo ...

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