Posts Tagged ‘OS’

Nokia Lumia 630 and 635 Windows Phone 8.1 handsets official

Nokia Lumia 630 and 635 Windows Phone 8.1 handsets official

Nokia’s new Windows Phone 8.1 sporting device, the Nokia Lumia 630, has officially been revealed after a few leaks of the device in the last week. Nokia announced the handset at a special Lumia event at the Microsoft Build conference in San Francisco last night.

Over the past week we have seen the handset (and …

Facebook has 1 billion mobile users and over 200 million Instagram users!

Facebook has 1 billion mobile users and over 200 million Instagram users!

With Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg chatting about their latest purchase in the form of the virtual reality company Oculus, the social network founder also mentioned a few interesting points about Facebook (and Instagram) too.

During a conference call to announce the Oculus VR purchase, Zuckerberg revealed that Instagram now has a user base of over …

Samsung Tizen running Zeke ZEQ9000 smartphone shown off in leaked photo

Samsung Tizen running Zeke ZEQ9000 smartphone shown off in leaked photo

In recent years Samsung has been synonymous with the Android operating system thanks to its Galaxy smartphones, but you would be foolish to think that the company only deals in the Google-built OS. Well, it’s looking like Samsung will be soon releasing its own operating system called Tizen, and thanks to some leaked images we …

Nokia Normandy appears in Vietnam – Will run Android 4.4

Nokia Normandy appears in Vietnam - Will run Android 4.4

After rumours that Nokia was entertaining the idea of launching an Android smartphone the gadget has surfaced through a Vietnamese retailer.

Microsoft to launch Windows 9 launch in April 2015

Microsoft to launch Windows 9 launch in April 2015

Software giant to reveal its next major software version at this year’s Build developer conference…

Android KitKat 4.4 landing on Google Play editions of HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4

Android KitKat 4.4 landing on Google Play editions of HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4

Those lucky folks in the US who have purchased the Google Play editions of the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 will be receiving the latest update to the Google OS in the form of 4.4 Android KitKat as of right now.

The software has already made an appearance on the latest Google Nexus 5 …

HTC One to get Android 4.4 KitKat within 90 days

HTC One to get Android 4.4 KitKat within 90 days

With the latest version of Android, 4.4 KitKat, only just landing on the brand new Google Nexus 5 handset launched yesterday, users of the Android OS will be clamouring to get the newest OS version on their handsets and it seems that out of all the third party Android manufacturers out there, HTC is more …

4.3.1 Jelly Bean update lands on new Nexus 7 Tablets from today!

4.3.1 Jelly Bean update lands on new Nexus 7 Tablets from today!

Google has surprised the owners of the new Nexus 7 tablet with a cheeky Android 4.3.1 system update which has been rolling out on the latest 7 Tablet today globally. Users of the devices will start to get the Jelly Bean update on their devices from now onwards.

Google haven’t detailed the update on any …

How to locate, block and erase your lost or stolen Android device

How to locate, block and erase your lost or stolen Android device

In this modern day of gadgets, almost everyone has a tablet or smartphone device filled to the brim with personal information in apps and data. That’s why when a smartphone or tablet is lost it’s pretty serious stuff and a matter of urgency to try and find it and limit the loss or misuse of …

Android Device Manager will password lock your missing or stolen phone

Android Device Manager will password lock your missing or stolen phone

Google has added a sneaky little update to the Android Device Manager app for Android phones and tablets that will now allow users to remotely access their Android device and then add a password as a security measure, so as to prevent anyone from finding and then using the device.

The Android Device Manager app …