Android is Surging, Adoption Rate Now 6 Times that of iPhone

This is not news anymore, Android is becoming or as some might say, has already become, the numero uno OS for smartphones. But smartphones market is still in its infancy and is set to explode in the coming years, especially in the developing world. In places like India, Android has been a blockbuster success, even […]

ROM Toolbox Pro’s Pretty Nifty for Rooting Around in Your Phone

Privileged control of your smartphone is one of the killer features of the Android operating system. This control, known as “root access,” allows users to remove manufacturer and mobile operator hardware and software limits to takeover the device. I’ve written about competitor ClockworkMod’s ROM Manager Premium app that you can use to automate and streamline […]

Should Apple Worry About Samsung’s Widening Lead?

Thus far, the race between Apple and Samsung for title of top global smartphone provider has been a neck-to-neck affair with one company or the other occasionally receiving a boost from an analyst firm declaring that yes, Apple or yes, Samsung was in the lead. It has happened again. This time the report is from […]

Samsung Makes Android SAFE for IT

Samsung’s forthcoming Galaxy S III smartphone will be the company’s first device to be officially branded and sold under its new SAFE program. SAFE stands for “Samsung Approved for Enterprise.” The Galaxy S III will be available in the U.S. from Verizon Wireless, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and U.S. Cellular in July. Samsung also introduced Safe2Switch, […]

Code Clues Reheat Google Tablet Rumors