Google is slowly poisoning Samsung, Sony, LG and HTC. And conquering the world with Android…

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Italian politician, diplomat and master strategist Niccolò Machiavelli’s masterpiece “The Prince” teaches us a simple quote “There is no avoiding war; it can only be postponed to the advantage of others.” and Google seems to understand this better than anyone else. They don’t have a single device that they’re solely responsible for in the market, […]

$629 Privacy-Optimized Blackphone starts shipping pre-orders and sells out


SGP Technologies SA, the Switzerland-based joint venture of Silent Circle and Geeksphone behind Blackphone, today announced that Blackphone handsets have started shipping to the device’s first pre-order customers. SGP Technologies formally launched Blackphone earlier this year at Mobile World Congress (MWC). Although exact shipping numbers haven’t been published, it does appear from the Blackphone Store […]

Apple and Google finally converge in their most important business interest – YOU!

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When Steve Jobs told his biographer “I’m going to destroy Android, because it’s a stolen product. I’m willing to go thermonuclear war on this.” he must have seen in to the future. In the aftermath of Google’s Developer Conference, one thing was clear – Google and Apple were directly in competition to lock in their […]

Google attempts to unify your Android experience across all the screens you use: Google I/O Event

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Google introduced a number of initiatives today and spoke about some important numbers. Initiatives like introducing 5,000 new APIs and a new consistent design approach called material design were designed to send the developers to coding heaven while numbers like 1 Billion people around the globe adopting Android were meant to send Statisticians and Newsmen […]

Factories in China to shortly start producing Apple’s 4.7″ and 5.5″ iPhone 6: Bloomberg

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There has been no dearth of rumours and leaks about Apple’s next-gen iPhone sizes and mould models. Add Bloomberg’s piece this week to that heap with claims that Apple will start mass production of its “large” iPhones in 4.7″ and 5.5″ sizes. I’ve been using a Moto X that comes in at 4.7 inches and […]

Microsoft continues its investment in Android with the launch of Nokia X2…again!


When someone owns a full featured mobile operating system that trails behind Android and iOS, you would believe that they wouldn’t adopt and invest in a rival operating system at any level. Not Microsoft. Just when we thought that Nokia X Android phones were an aberration, Microsoft has surprised us with the launch of the Nokia […]