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Completed Firefox 26 brings a new Android home screen (video)

Firefox 26 has exited beta at last, and it includes a few big treats for Android users. The mobile browser now includes a promised home screen with quick access to favorite pages, bookmarks and the Reading List. There's also new optimizations for Intel-based devices, and searchers can switch to …

LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition tablet to launch today on Google Play in US - Pocket-lint

LG has just introduced a Google Play edition of the LG G Pad 8.3.<p>The original LG G Pad 8.3 unveiled in September and belongs to the LG G series, …

Gear & Gadgets

Google announces white edition of Nexus 7 with 32GB storage for UK, US - Pocket-lint

Google unexpectedly announced a white version of the Nexus 7 on Tuesday. It's available on Google Play in the US, UK and Japan for $269/£239 in a …

Mobile Technology

Google Glass mod gives you control over home appliances with one touch pairing

The beauty of Glass is that we're just barely scratching the surface of what Google's smart eyewear can, and eventually will, do. Leave it then to the brainiac undergrads at UC Berkeley's CITRIS lab to show us one possible direction that sees the wearables modded for at-home convenience. By adding …

Swrve Adds Dynamic Engagement Scoring To Help App Devs Better Monetize Their User Groups

It’s a mobile world, and making money from users on the go is the question that Yahoo needs to answer and that Facebook already has. For companies in between, it’s a tough race between deciding how to price their offerings and how best to monetize their disparate user bases. As TechCrunch has …

Aereo could be next on Google's Chromecast support list

Every time Chromecast adds another officially supported app, traditional TV viewing dies yet another death. And so it goes that Google's low-cost dongle's about to beef up beyond its already stellar, and increasingly robust, line-up of streaming services with Aereo -- at some point. According to …

Is this Nokia's Android smartphone? Reportedly set for 2014 release - Pocket-lint

An image of a red Nokia smartphone leaked by EvLeaks in November now has a story behind it.<p>According to The Verge, it is the long-awaited Nokia …

Mobile Technology

Nokia Normandy rumored to be low-end Android-based phone

The image you see above is the rumored Nokia Normandy, which Twitter leakster @evleaks revealed at the end of last month. While not much was known about the device at the time, the lack of hardware shutter button, capacitive buttons and LED flash indicated that this mystery phone was likely an Asha …

The 12 cyber-scams of Christmas

<b>This Christmas looks like being a bumper one for online shopping but not everyone is filled with the festive spirit and some have already set online traps they hope you will fall into.</b><p>Here are twelve cyber-scams to watch out for this Christmas:<p>The first scam of Christmas is phishing<p>They've been …

Huawei reportedly planning Ascend P7 for April of 2014, packing 5-inch 1080p display - Pocket-lint

Huawei has plans to release an Ascend P7 smartphone in April of 2014, according to GSM Arena. The handset will be a major upgrade to the Ascend P6, …

Mobile Technology

Sprint to launch Galaxy S 4 variant with speedy Spark LTE

Sprint already has a few devices that support its extra-fast Spark data service, but one of its hottest smartphones -- Samsung's Galaxy S 4 -- has been "stuck" with ordinary LTE. That won't be a problem for much longer, as the carrier has revealed a Spark-capable version of the Android flagship. …

Report: Google Is Planning Chrome App Support for Android and iOS

The Next Web is reporting that Google is working on plans to offer up Chrome apps, usually found on the desktop, to the mobile ecosystems of iOS and …

Any.DO's Cal app vies for your attention on Google Play (video)

While a <i>ton</i> of calendar apps already populate Google Play, we bet Any.DO fans will still be happy to hear that Cal has finally made its way to Android-land. The software retains most of its iOS counterpart's features, including built-in access to Google Maps and Uber. However, this version comes …

Excellent daily management app Cal arrives on Android

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Normally, the debut of a new calendar app for Android(s goog) wouldn’t get me too excited. Seen one, you’ve seen ’em all, …

Mint's personal finance app comes to Windows devices with Live Tile support

It's been a long time coming, but Mint has finally released a version of its personal finance app for both Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8. Just like its Android and iOS iterations, the app lets users track their account balances, spending habits and net income over time so that they can make …

Google robots may pose challenge to Amazon drones

<b>Google has revealed it has taken over seven robotics companies in the past half a year and has begun hiring staff to develop its own product.</b><p>A spokesman confirmed the effort was being headed up by Andy Rubin, who was previously in charge of the Android operating system.<p>The spokesman was unwilling …

Mayfield Backs Connected, Commercial Drone Maker 3D Robotics With $6M

In September, drone and aierial robotics maker 3D Robotics announced a $30 million funding round from Foundry Group, True Ventures, O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, and SK Ventures. Today, Mayfield Fund is announcing that it was also a part of that round, contributing $6 million to the connected, …

Dual-screen YotaPhone launches in Russia

YotaPhone, the dual-screen mobile device that made a splash at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, will launch before Christmas<p>YotaPhone, the dual-screen mobile device that made a splash at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, will launch in Russia, Austria, France, Spain and Germany before …

eReaders

KitKat sits at 1.1 per cent Android marketshare less than a month after launch - Pocket-lint

Android 4.4 KitKat is now found on 1.1 per cent of devices running Android, a little over two weeks after it was released by Google.<p>The new software, …

Markets

Amazon’s drone - 'moonshot' thinking that sets US technology industry apart

The "moonshot" projects being pursued by mainstream companies to ensure they retain their most creative staff<p>Imagine ordering a television or your groceries online and having them delivered to you by an unmanned aircraft. Even Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos admitted it sounds “like science …

HP's new Android tablets land a little late, but with budget prices intact

Hewlett Packard's Slate line of Android tablets just <i>barely</i> missed their November deadline for retail launch. The company's latest take on tabs are finally here, however, and all you have to do is head over to its product page to order one. There, you'll find the seven-inch Slate7 Plus and Slate7 …

Sky+ app for iPhone and Android now lets you download TV shows to your Sky+HD box remotely - Pocket-lint

Sky has released an update for its Sky+ app for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and Android that adds the feature to download On Demand shows to your Sky+HD …

Apps

Apple Buys Social Analytics Firm Topsy For $200 Million

Last week we heard that Apple had purchased 3D sensing company PrimeSense, and now Apple has made another acquisition, this time it is social …

Geek

In the Empowered Enterprise 2.0, startups have the inside track to success

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Dasha Petrenko<p>BYOD; BYOA; freemium cloud services; open source software in corporate IT — the evolution …

Official FIFA iOS and Android apps now out, offering live coverage of 2014 World Cup final draw - Pocket-lint

FIFA has introduced a set of new apps which it hopes football fans will use to watch the final draw for the 2014 World Cup.<p>The apps, which will …

Apps

Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 Official, Appears on Samsung India’s Website

Recently, the Korean OEM posted Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 (GT-S7582) on Samsung India’s website with a price tag of Rs. 10,999, which is equal to …

Gear & Gadgets