HTC has revealed a new entry-level smartphone - the Desire 310 - that includes some of the features first introduced on the flagship HTC One.
Meanwhile LG Electronics announced the L90, which is the first smartphone in its L SeriesIII family.
Categories: Handsets and manufacturers, News
Tags: lg, htc, smartphone
A new research study conducted by Kantar Media on behalf of UK telecoms regulator Ofcom has shown that mobile application users believe apps are safer than accessing the internet via a browser.
These consumers also trusted well-known app brands and official app stores to provide a safe, secure and reliable user experience.
Categories: Operating systems, Applications, News
Tags: research, uk, applications, security, privacy, browser, ofcom
Peter Oppenheimer, Apple’s senior vice president and Chief Financial Officer, says he will retire at the end of September this year.
He’ll be replaced by Luca Maestri, who’s currently vice president of Finance and corporate controller at Apple.
Apple has used the forthcoming Geneva Motor Show to reveal CarPlay, a service that had previously been branded as ‘iOS in the Car’.
Drivers with CarPlay integration in their cars will be able to control an iPhone by pressing a voice control button on the steering wheel or using the car’s own multimedia interface.
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Tags: apple, ios, iphone, car, voice, mercedes-benz, volvo, ferrari
Figures from the USA show there were 10.4 million tablets using built-in cellular connections last year, which is a 46% increase from 2012.
However, sales of cellular-capable tablets fell from 16% of all tablet sales in 2012 to just 12% in 2013.
Categories: Handsets and manufacturers, Retailing, Networks and operators, News
Tags: research, usa, tablet, wifi, data
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