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Study: Finnish people use most mobile data in the world, in the U.S. the top users are with U.S.Cellular
Study: Finnish people use most mobile data in the world, in the U.S. the top users are with U.S.Cellular
Mobile analytics firm tefficient has once again released its mobile data usage stats from all around the world. Monthly data usage continues ...... 10 Sep 2018
LG Mobile has its worst loss ever
LG Mobile has its worst loss ever
Thanks to sluggish sales of the flagship G5 smartphone, LG Mobile had its worse loss ever, a loss so bad it destroyed the company's overall profits. ...... 30 Oct 2016 - 10 comments
Apple iPhone users are increasingly moving towards using Chrome over Safari
Apple iPhone users are increasingly moving towards using Chrome over Safari
According to Adobe's Google I/O Digital Index Report, iOS users are increasingly moving from Safari to Chrome for their browsing needs. "iPhone ...... 15 May 2016 - 5 comments
Firefox for iOS now available as preview
Firefox for iOS now available as preview
Mozilla has announced this week that their first public preview of Firefox for iOS is now available. The rollout has started modestly just ...... 04 Sep 2015
Site owners beware: 'Mobile-geddon' is almost upon us
Site owners beware: 'Mobile-geddon' is almost upon us
On Tuesday, Google will update its mobile search algorithm, a move that will likely affect millions of sites and has already been dubbed 'Mobile-geddon.' ...... 20 Apr 2015 - 14 comments
NBC will live stream their broadcast programming, as long as you have a TV subscription
NBC will live stream their broadcast programming, as long as you have a TV subscription
NBCU has joined CBS, HBO and others in offering live streaming of their broadcast programming online and on mobile devices. Unlike the aforementioned ...... 17 Dec 2014
Zynga's struggles continue without a hit game
Zynga's struggles continue without a hit game
Struggling casual gaming company Zynga announced a huge loss of $57.1 million for the quarter, up from a loss of just $68,000 in the same quarter a year ago. ...... 07 Nov 2014 - 3 comments
EU, South Korea team up for future '5G' wireless networks
EU, South Korea team up for future '5G' wireless networks
The European Union and South Korea have teamed up to develop future '5G' mobile wireless networks, which will be the fastest on the planet. ...... 18 Jun 2014 - 5 comments
Hulu to allow some TV shows for free on mobile devices without Plus subscription
Hulu to allow some TV shows for free on mobile devices without Plus subscription
Hulu has announced that they will be opening up some content to free users via mobile devices. Normally, you need to be a Hulu Plus subscriber ...... 30 Apr 2014
40 percent of allYouTube traffic now comes from mobile devices
40 percent of allYouTube traffic now comes from mobile devices
More and more users are accessing YouTube via their mobile devices. Google says mobile devices now account for 40 percent of all traffic ...... 19 Oct 2013 - 1 comment
Mobile editing of Wikipedia now enabled
Mobile editing of Wikipedia now enabled
Wikimedia has announced today that mobile editing is now enabled for the online encyclopedia Wikipedia. The beta version of the editor is ...... 27 Jul 2013
Mozilla Firefox OS to launch in five countries in June
Mozilla Firefox OS to launch in five countries in June
Mozilla has announced that its mobile Firefox OS will be expanding to five countries for a global launch in June. So far, the OS has only ...... 16 Apr 2013 - 2 comments
'Angry Birds' gets its own cartoon starting next month
'Angry Birds' gets its own cartoon starting next month
Rovio's "Angry Birds" cartoon is set to debut on March 16th. The most popular mobile game of the last few years continues to build its franchise, ...... 26 Feb 2013 - 4 comments
China's internet population jumps to 564 million
China's internet population jumps to 564 million
Thanks to mobile, China's Internet population has grown significantly, again. According to a new report from the China Internet Network Information ...... 16 Jan 2013 - 1 comment
Mapping the mobile landscape: What's growing on the Apple tree?
Mapping the mobile landscape: What's growing on the Apple tree?
The end of the year is drawing closer, accompanied as always by the Christmas shopping season. In addition to the millions of tablets and smartphones ...... 21 Sep 2012 - 3 comments
Lady Gaga's next album will be a PC/mobile app, as well
Lady Gaga's next album will be a PC/mobile app, as well
Lady Gaga has noted this week that her next album, ARTPOP, will be released as a PC and mobile app. The musician says ARTPOP will be a "multimedia ...... 07 Sep 2012 - 4 comments
President: All Gov sites must be optimized for mobile devices
President: All Gov sites must be optimized for mobile devices
President Barack Obama has mandated today that all major federal government agency sites must become optimized for mobile devices within a year. ...... 25 May 2012 - 14 comments
Mobile usage now accounts for 10 percent of all Internet traffic
Mobile usage now accounts for 10 percent of all Internet traffic
According to new StatCounter figures, mobile now accounts for 10 percent of all Internet usage worldwide, double the number from just 18 months ago. ...... 11 May 2012
Adobe to abandon mobile Flash and raise prices on Creative Suite
Adobe to abandon mobile Flash and raise prices on Creative Suite
Yesterday Adobe announced they are giving up on Flash as a mobile platform and concentrating their efforts on HTML5 and Javascript alternatives. ...... 10 Nov 2011 - 24 comments
AT&T launches their 4G LTE network
AT&T launches their 4G LTE network
AT&T's LTE network is finally live. The major U.S. carrier has announced today that the LTE network will go live in five cities this weekend. ...... 15 Sep 2011 - 3 comments
Nintendo reiterates: No games for Android, iOS
Nintendo reiterates: No games for Android, iOS
Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata makes it clear the company will not get into the mobile games business. Reiterating statements he has made in the ...... 15 Sep 2011
Firefox for Android RC now available
Firefox for Android RC now available
Mozilla has launched a Firefox for Android (and Maemo) release candidate (RC) this weekend, available in 10 languages. The browser is available ...... 28 Mar 2011 - 2 comments
Opera launches mobile app store
Opera launches mobile app store
Opera, the company behind popular desktop and mobile browsers, has launched the Opera Mobile Store, now available in over 200 countries. ...... 08 Mar 2011 - 1 comment
     

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