Predicting Apple’s Future Devices with Its Patents

Aside from protecting a company’s rights, patents are an effective way to predict what a company has in store for us in the future. This is exactly what we are trying to find out from Apple.

In 2006, a patent application described a device as a, “portable computing device capable of wireless communications.” At [...]

HTC’s 1st Quarter Earnings on an Astronomical Rise

If there is any manufacturer that can claim that it has had success in Android–based devices, it is HTC. Other than the fact that they were given international acclaim for the Desire in March of 2010, they are currently enjoying an astronomical rise in profits and popularity.

The first quarter of 2011 is testament [...]

Pink Samsung Galaxy S Joins the White & Black i9000 Galaxy S

The best selling Samsung Galaxy S has now been launched in a new pink colour scheme, joining the original black edition and more recent white model the new pink Samsung i9000 Galaxy S looks to aimed straight at a more female audience looking for top end pink gadgets.

Samsung Galaxy S [...]

Qualcomm Intensifies Chip Wars with Its Processors Set For 2012

Currently, the most powerful processors under the hood of smartphones are 1.2 GHz dual-core processors that are currently being used by the HTC Sensation and the Samsung Galaxy S II. The S II comes with the dual-core 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A9 processor, Mali-400MP GPU, Orion chipset. The Sensation comes with the 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, [...]

Google OCR Technology Allows Taking Pictures of Text and Embed Them on Docs

There are times when we encounter text that we would like to keep note of. So how do we keep note of these texts? Do we simply try to remember them? What if it was an entire paragraph? Do we take out our laptops and type them in? What if we didn’t have the time? [...]