Production halted on Samsung Galaxy Note 7

How Much Money is the Note 7 Going to Cost Samsung in Sales Revenues?

Background: Samsung’s Note 7 Off to Rough Start If you haven’t heard already, the Samsung Note 7 has a bit of an exploding problem… Originally news broke approximately 6 weeks ago about Note 7 devices catching fire while being charged, at first the stories seemed like exaggerations similar to other wild “bug” reports about newly released Read more about How Much Money is the Note 7 Going to Cost Samsung in Sales Revenues?[…]

The “Tablet” is Dead.

Ever since I picked up my first tablet (Acer A500), I knew the platform was doomed for productivity. While I really wanted to love my tablet, there was one glaringly obvious ergonomic issue: I had to hold the thing with one hand… Workarounds to Actually Work As time went on (15 minutes) I came to the Read more about The “Tablet” is Dead.[…]

Two Chinese Websites Sold $5,750,000,000 Worth of Stuff in a Single Day!

Often we hear about China being the most important market for Google, or for General Motors or for Apple, or for… pretty much every blue chip company in North America. Of course everyone thinks of the Chinese economy as a good opportunity, but many people don’t understand how humongous it really is. Take the Chinese Internet company Read more about Two Chinese Websites Sold $5,750,000,000 Worth of Stuff in a Single Day![…]

“F*ck You and Your Free App Too!”

I’m pretty excited to write this post, as a developer, I sometimes get the wackiest, most fucked up reviews one can imagine. Over the course of a few years I’ve noticed various trends common among these douche bags. Whether it be the guy that jumps straight to personal insults, “my 3 year-old could code a better piece Read more about “F*ck You and Your Free App Too!”[…]

Android’s Next Big Breakthrough?

Amazon is set to release their first Android phone and they hope to gain market traction by marketing its unique 3D interface. “there’s no interface like it.” – Amazon Amazon would take offence to a comparison between their new phone and say the HTC EVO 3D. That’s because Amazon has built an entirely different 3D concept, one Read more about Android’s Next Big Breakthrough?[…]

Can OnePlus Turn a Profit?

OnePlus just released their flagship phone, their first major U.S.launch, the One and I’ll bet a billion dollars it’s causing quite the shitstorm in corporate boardrooms around the world… Here’s the thing: the One sells for about $350 less than the new Samsung S5, but it packs the same hardware (even better really), it’s unlocked, Read more about Can OnePlus Turn a Profit?[…]

Moto G retails for $179 unlocked and off contract!

Moto G: The Best Smartphone Deal of the Decade?

Moto G: Cheap Yet Sophisticated Well holy smokes, can you believe Motorola is going to sell the Moto G for just $179 unlocked and off contract? That’s fricken’ incredible and if this doesn’t concern Apple, well actually, who cares about Apple.With a Snapdragon 800 quad-core, 1GB of RAM, a 720p LCD and 2070 mAh battery, Read more about Moto G: The Best Smartphone Deal of the Decade?[…]

Tizen a Viable Android Competitor?

What the Heck is Tizen? Tizen is a new mobile operating system currently in development by Samsung and Intel. If media reports are accurate, Tizen should be found on many different devices including high-end Samsung smartphones by 2014. Tizen introduces the first mobile OS where apps will be built solely with HTML5, Javascript and CSS, Read more about Tizen a Viable Android Competitor?[…]

Is Android Innovation Dead?

Is Android Innovation Dead?

2013’s Been Kinda Boring… I don’t know about you, but I’ve been waiting for some big Android news. 2013 has been quite boring frankly for Android, I don’t envy the mass of tech. journalists who go to sleep at night wondering how they’re going to spin an original article from some incremental update Samsung made Read more about Is Android Innovation Dead?[…]