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Android sales surge – at the expense of Windows Phone and iOS

Android sales surge – at the expense of Windows Phone and iOS

Android is growing again the expense of its smartphone rivals. Image: ZDNet Android has continued to grow at the expense of rival smartphone operating systems iOS and Windows Phone. Data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech for the three months ending March 2016 has Android continuing to grow sales across the US and China, as well as […]

Why do iOS updates keep wrecking iPhones and iPads?

Why do iOS updates keep wrecking iPhones and iPads?

iOS updates are shipping with more and more show-stopping bugs. Once upon a time, I would encourage people to download and install iOS updates as soon as they were released. But that was before Apple started shipping iOS updates that contained show-stopping bugs that killed vital features, broke apps, or bricked devices. Nowadays I encourage […]

Adobe launches Spark 'visual storytelling' web app, updates companion iOS apps

Adobe launches Spark 'visual storytelling' web app, updates companion iOS apps

Adobe has provided free iOS apps for creating visually rich social media posts, web-based stories and animated videos for a while, in the shape of Adobe Post, Slate and Voice respectively. The creative software giant has now updated these mobile apps and integrated them with a new web app called Adobe Spark, renaming the iOS […]

Top iOS news of the week: Icahn gone, cataract surgery, new pact for enterprise

Top iOS news of the week: Icahn gone, cataract surgery, new pact for enterprise

Carl Icahn pulls out of Apple Apple investor Carl Icahn has dumped his position in Apple over concerns over China. He took a large position in Apple several years ago and has now sold off his investment. He cited concerns over Apple’s inability to control its business in China. Source: iLounge Apple pushes deeper into […]

Apple Watch tricks you probably don't know

Apple Watch tricks you probably don't know

The Apple Watch can do a lot of useful things right out of the box. Most are common knowledge, but there are a few tricks it can do that most owners aren’t aware of. Use “Hey Siri” on the watch CNET Introducing Roadshow Welcome to Roadshow, CNET’s essential destination for car owners, buyers and enthusiasts. […]

Despite the bugs, iOS 9.3 is more stable than Android 6.0

Despite the bugs, iOS 9.3 is more stable than Android 6.0

I know that this isn’t going to be any comfort to those suffering from iOS 9.3 bugs, but according to mobile app analytics firm Apteligent, the new release a has a crash rate of only 2.2 percent. This is a far lower crash rate than experienced by earlier releases of iOS. Apteligent It’s interesting to […]