Tuesday, April 21, 2015

13 Amazing Facts About Smartphone

  • Android is most popular in Japan, with 55% of respondents using it, versus 39% for iOS. Android is also number one in a few other countries, including New Zealand (41%), the US (40%), and China (38%), but it does not dominate in any other surveyed country except Argentina (33%, vs 18% for number-two Blackberry).
  • iOS is farthest ahead in Switzerland, with 52% usage vs. 23% for Android. Other countries where iOS is way ahead include Australia (49% vs 25% Android), Canada (45% vs 23% Android and 23% Blackberry), and France (43% vs 25% Android).
  • In Egypt, Windows Mobile is way more popular than the iPhone. 13% of survey respondents use the Microsoft smartphone platform, behind Symbian (19%) and Android (14%). iOS was way down at 4%.
  • In the United Arab Emirates, the Blackberry rules with 42%. iOS was a distant second at 25%.
  • More than half (52%) Chinese respondents said they use a smartphone because they can use it "without being seen easily." That was also a big driver in Egypt (43%), Mexico (41%) and Brazil (39%).
  • Japanese users had the most apps on average, with 41. Saudi Arabia was second with 36.
  • Mobile social networking is biggest in Mexico and Argentina, where 74% and 73% of users visit a social network daily.
  • But mobile-social is weak in Japan where 34% of users never visit a social network on their phone. 
  • Watching video is most popular in Saudi Arabia, with 59% of respondents doing it daily. Number-two is Egypt, with 41%.
  • They're really good at ignoring ads in the U.K. 50% of respondents said they noticed ads "never" (16%) or "rarely" (34%).
  • Chinese users shop from their phones. 59% of Chinese users did this, compared with only 41% in second-place Egypt.
  • Chinese users also love to write reviews. 41% of them wrote a review of a local business after looking it up on their smartphone. Number two, Japan, was way behind, with only 24% of respondents doing this.
  • North Americans use their phones to search for restaurants and bars. Exactly 50% of respondents in both the U.S. and Canadian respondents said they used their phone to search for grub or drinks.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Brand New "Facebook Groups" Application released for iPhone and Android.

 Facebook Groups

By Facebook, Inc.


 Facebook Groups

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This app gives you a dedicated space for you and your groups.
See all of your Facebook Groups in one place. Discuss, plan and collaborate easily and without distractions. Follow your groups here or on Facebook, whichever is easier for you.
* Create a group for just about anything.
* Share information, post photos and links, and stay in touch.
* Discover and join new groups for whatever you’re into.
Facebook Groups are great for...
* Families—share photos, organize vacations.
* Teams—post updates and schedules.
* Neighborhoods—borrow tools, share local news.
* School & Work—collaborate on projects, distribute notes.

Download: Facebook Groups for iPhone / Android

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Apple iOS "Masque Attack"

1. An app installed on an iOS device using this technique may:
Mimic the original app’s login interface to steal the victim’s login credentials.
2. Access sensitive data from local data caches.
3. Perform background monitoring of the user’s device.
4. Gain root privileges to the iOS device.
5. Be indistinguishable from a genuine app.
Systems Affected
iOS devices running iOS 7.1.1, 7.1.2, 8.0, 8.1, and 8.1.1 beta.

17 Paid Android Apps Absolutely Free For a very limited time

17 Paid Android Apps Absolutely Free For a very limited time

17 Paid Android Apps Absolutely Free For a very limited time
 The list of included apps follows below:
  • AndroZip Pro File Manager
  • Business Card Reader PRO
  • Camera Zoom FX
  • EasyTether
  • Fleksy
  • HanDBase Database Manager
  • MathsApp Graphing Calculator
  • MobiMail for Outlook Web Email
  • Office Calculator Pro
  • OpenDocument Reader
  • Oxford Dictionary of English with Audio
  • PrintHand Mobile Print Premium
  • Servers Ultimate Pro
  • Shuttle+ Music Player
  • TextGrabber + Translator Lite
  • Tiny Scan Pro: PDF Document Scanner
  • XnRetro Pro

Android 5.0 Lollipop Messenger App Released For All Devices

Android 5.0 Lollipop Messenger App Released For All Devices


What does the new Messenger app bring?

• Faster sharing: Select or take pictures and videos directly from the app and share easily. You can even send audio messages to your contacts.
• Easy search: Search through contacts and conversation threads to find exactly what you are looking for.
• Purposeful design: New, fluid, material design that is intuitive and delightful.
• More control: Ability to block SMS senders. No interruptions when you don’t want them!
• More features: audio messages, emoji support 😃, colored text threads, message archiving and more.