Smart Phones

  • uSnap.Us Aces Kiwi Startup Weekend

    After 54 hours of pitching, researching, coding and designing – uSnap.Us emerged as the winner of Startup Weekend Wellington. Despite the fact that it was the first Startup Weekend ever held in New Zealand’s capital, the event attracted around 100 participants; further cementing the reputation of the city as...
  • What is Mobile Payment [Infographic]

    What is mobile payment? We’ve heard about many phone application enabling you to make online purchase, receive payment with Square, tapping mobile device at counter like what Google Wallet does and sometimes, transfer money via phone with Paypal, but do we know what category of mobile payment does all these...
  • Banjo: Find friends and people (or stalk location) near you [apps]

    Bored at home (or anywhere!) and thinking of meeting new friends from your Twitter and Facebook contact lists? Now you can with Ban.jo! This 6 week-old apps (available on iTunes & Android market) not only allow you to find your friends from your social-network contact list, but it also...
  • Mobile Workstyle: The end on 9 to 5 job [Infographic]

    Social contact manager Gist. has analysed some of the data gathered over mobile workforce. The trend of working from home is rising to 38% while only 46% found still working in the office, nine to five. Yes, we don’t need to be in office anymore to be productive. The...
  • BlackBerry App World downloads reaches 1 billion

    Here’s what you don’t expect to hear about. Research In Motion’s BlackBerry App World has reached a new mark. According to the mobile company, 1 billion applications have been downloaded from its mobile marketplace. The marketplace offers application for RIM’s Blackberry smartphones and its recently-launched Playbook. It was launched...
  • Apple stocks drops: The big WHY

    Apple Inc. hasn’t been doing very well as its shares dropped 3.5 percent this month, making it as their worst first-half of the year since 2008. Apple investors are wondering why the stock keeps dropping despite the company’s extraordinary growth rate and future prospects. The shares went down 7.6...
  • (BlackBerry) RIM: problems with management structure

    The maker of the BlackBerry Smartphone, Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM), is facing a rather hard situation from an investor to change its leadership to improve the management. On the 10th of June, one of its investor, Northwest & Ethical Investments LP asked RIM to separate the roles of...
  • The Nokia Dilemma: Smart Phone Market

    Just last week, Nokia came up with their targets to get back what they have lost. However, according to a report yesterday, Nokia has abandoned those hopes of meeting key targets just, raising questions over whether its new boss, Stephen Elop, a former Microsoft employee can do what he...