Android is patently ill. Two strains of IP disease that may soon derail Google’s OS

Android has been THE smartphone success story of the past couple of years. Android usage has skyrocketed, driven by more devices from more manufacturers than for any other smartphone OS ever. Android now stretches across a price range from ~ $80 to the ultra-high end (yes, there are now luxury phones based on Android). But outside of a global commercial success, there are problems with Android in a space that, until recently, nobody...

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Motorola Droid Bionic now available on Verizon for $300
Sep08

Motorola Droid Bionic now available on Verizon for $300

Have you been eager to hop aboard Verizon’s LTE bandwagon but were patient enough to wait for the Motorola Droid Bionic to get released? If so, it’s time to receive your reward. After nine painful months riddled with delays and design changes, you can now jump over to Verizon’s site and grab the latest 4G miracle on Big Red’s lineup for $300. That’s not the only site offering the beast, however; if...

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10 Features I Would Love to See in the New Facebook iPad App

As you have probably heard, Facebook is stepping up its mobile game with a new photo sharing app, an HTML5-based app platform, and the much-anticipated Facebook iPad app. We already addressed the first two, but the iPad app has been making headlines for days and no one really knows when it will show its face. Supposedly, the Facebook iPad app will have extra features not found in the iPad-optimized Facebook site and will have a...

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How Facebook Plans to Take over the Mobile World

There has been endless articles and complaints surrounding the fact that Facebook does not have its own native iPad app. The truth is, no one really knows why the social marketing giant does not recognize the iPad for what it is, an industry pioneer. However, the latest news about Zuckerberg’s plans might shed some light on the cold shoulder he has shown Apple for the past few years. Of course, this is not confirmed by anyone, but...

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Three Features Apple Stole from Other Platforms for iOS5, then Improved

As you have probably heard by now, Apple’s famous WWDC event took place last week and Jobs himself made an appearance on the Apple stage. That is, in and of itself exciting news, according to many. However, what came next was significantly more exciting. Apple announced three new products, OS Lion for Mac, iCloud, which will keep all your various Apple products in sync, and iOS5 for iPad, iPod, and iPhone. The main attraction of WWDC...

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