Samsung’s wriggly line phone unlock
Samsung wants you to have fun unlocking your phone.
Published 13 March 2014
Flappy Bird will fly no more
Downloaded about 50 million times, Flappy Bird creator has had enough.
Published 10 February 2014
Scentee systems alerts smartphone users through scent
The smell dongle has a scent cartridge having fragrant liquid to emit fragrance alerts.
Published 03 February 2014
Apple acquires photo app startup SnappyLabs
SnappyLabs' SnappyCam enables iPhone to capture about 30 frames per second.
Published 06 January 2014
Baidu launches new platform to preview apps without downloading
Assists international third-party app developers to better promote their products in the global smartphone market
Published 26 August 2013
Symantec detects two malicious Android apps
Both applications are legitimate but hackers have modified them.
Published 25 July 2013
Line App to hit 200 million users by this month
Line is targeting one billion users.
Published 17 July 2013
Baidu to acquire 91 Wireless for $1.9bn
Agreement would enable Baidu to buy 57.4% of Chinese app stores from NetDragon Websoft.
Published 16 July 2013
Infosys reports 3.7% rise in Q1 net profit
Reported double digit revenue growth after several quarters.
Published 15 July 2013
Microsoft to add Xbox, PC games on Apple, Android powered devices
First game is expected to be released by late 2013.
Published 25 June 2013
Foxconn to hire 3,000 to support Firefox OS platform
New OS will power entry-level smartphones that are anticipated to launch in emerging markets during mid-2013.
Published 21 June 2013
Sony withdraws PS3 software update over glitches
The new 4.45 system software causes the console's on-screen navigation to fade away.
Published 20 June 2013
UK smartphone users spend more time on apps
Users above 55 spend the most time messaging
Published 22 May 2013
Citic Capital Partners-led consortium to acquire AsiaInfo-Linkage
Another delisting of a US-listed Chinese firm
Published 14 May 2013
Amazon launches paid Android app store in China
First Western company to offer paid-for Android apps in China