If you find it difficult to exist without digesting precise Android adoption rate figures, Android Developers has released the most recent data. I feel invigorated already. According to the pie chart, Jelly Bean is up to 13.6 percent overall, while Ice Cream Sandwich grabbed 29 percent as of Feb. 4. Not quite 50 percent for the two most recent iteration of Android, but the figure is climbing. Gingerbread still commands the largest share, which isn’t a surprise. Gingerbread has dominated distribution ever since Android gained mainstream success—it’ll likely stay that way throughout 2013. Jelly Bean is climbing quick. Great. Good.
As technology evolves, Brandon’s love grows deeper, a love that stems from watching the Back to the Future trilogy one-too-many times. When he’s not covering the latest tech news for…
By Brandon Russell |
The first Moto X, which debuted last year to muted consumer enthusiasm, didn’t get caught up in the smartphone hustle. And that’s what made it so great. While other Android competitors ran rampant with features and specs, Motorola used its brain to create a new breed of smartphone; it made a phone for everyone, something intelligent and thoughtful. It was the phone companies last year tried so hard to make, and although some companies got close, the Moto X was our pick for best phone of 2013.
By Todd Haselton |
The Moto 360 is finally here and available for purchase for $249, which is considerably lower than the $299.99 price point we were expecting. TechnoBuffalo president Jonathan Rettinger and myself have been testing two separate units for more than a week now, and we’re here with a full review of the Moto 360. Is it the smartwatch you’ve been dreaming of? Should you run out and buy one right this instant? Yes and no.
By Todd Haselton |
Microsoft is wooing developers to its Windows and Windows Phone developer programs with a new lifetime registration and membership program. Microsoft has a new option that allows individual programmers to sign up for just $19 for life, down from the…