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Thanko has announced a new ANDHDM2S Android operated HDMI Stick

Thanko HDMI stick

Thanko has announced a new ANDHDM2S that is an Android 2.3 operated HDMI Stick with a Dual Core ARM Coretex A9 at 1.06 Ghz, with 4GB of Storage and 1GB of RAM. It has the weight of 39gm. Continue reading Thanko has announced a new ANDHDM2S Android operated HDMI Stick

Amazon has opened its doors for International distribution of Mobile Apps

Amazon appstore for Android

Amazon has planned to launch European Appstore with the help of which developers can start submitting apps for many of the European Countries including Germany, France, Italy and Spain. Developers can visit Amazon Mobile App Distribution Portal. Moreover, developers around the world can submit from today. These apps will be internationally distributed later this year. Continue reading Amazon has opened its doors for International distribution of Mobile Apps

Microsoft’s Kinectimals is the first game to be launched on Android

KinectimalsMicrosoft’s Kinectimals has been launched on Android after Windows phone platforms and iOS devices. Kinecitmals is the first game by Microsoft to be launched on Android. However, it comes after the launch of Xbox Live app for Android by Microsoft.

This is like the other versions in which you have to make your pets, play with them and generally gaze enraptured at their squishy paws. The app will enable to unlock five more animals on your console, if the you have already the game on Xbox 360. Continue reading Microsoft’s Kinectimals is the first game to be launched on Android

An Android app to help you write the texts like a British monarch

SwiftKey Screenshot

SwiftKey is an app for Android devices that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to give royal touch to emails, texts, and tweets by suggesting, correcting or predicting the words, which are most commonly used by the British monarch. This has been done in celebration of the Queen Elizabeth’s 60-year reign, so that the users will be able to use Queen’s English.

“One of the core strengths of the technology is that we are able to take any kind of text and build what we call a language module,” explained Dr. Ben Medlock, co-founder of British company SwiftKey.

“It solves a probabilistic problem which is ‘what is the person most likely to say next’?”

The module in this technology has been developed by using Queen’s speeches since her coronation in 1952. It helps in maintaining the positive tone in communications and avoiding informal contractions such as ‘it’s’ in favor of the more formal ‘it is’. Continue reading An Android app to help you write the texts like a British monarch

Google’s Ice Cream Sandwich version of Android is on rise

Android Platform pie

Google Android 4.0 and above, Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS), is increasingly taking place in the world of devices using Android operating system. ICS now accounts for 7.1% of all Android devices. Over two months ago, it accounted for 2.9% of the Android devices and in May it accounted for 4.9%. Continue reading Google’s Ice Cream Sandwich version of Android is on rise

Russian scientists are working to create eternal minds with artificial bodies

Android by Russian Scientists

Scientists from Russia have come with an idea of replacing the physical bodies with the holographic avatars in a social initiative called as Russia 2045. They want to put an end to the death by creating artificial bodies with artificial brains that will replace the original ones. Continue reading Russian scientists are working to create eternal minds with artificial bodies

China has more activations of iOS and Android devices than U.S.

App session growth

China has surpassed U.S. in the new activations of Apple Inc. and Android smartphones and tablets as reported by Flurry Inc., which is a maker of software for tracking the use of mobile applications. The company tracks activations through analytics software. Continue reading China has more activations of iOS and Android devices than U.S.