Google stresses the importance of smartphone optimisation with new GoMo tool
Smartphones, iPods, tablets and iPhones seem to be the way forward for the internet. These small devices make it so convenient to shop, browse or even stream your favourite media.
Yet many online businesses have not as of yet took steps to improve their website for the tech-savvy customers that prefer to browse on a smartphone than a laptop.
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Activists claim that Apple is using suppliers that pollute the environment.
Apple has faced fresh allegations that the way it produces some of its devices is damaging the environment. However the company has countered these claims and commented that it was ‘committed to the highest standard of social responsibility’. Despite this there are still reports coming in that suggest that Apple factories in China were harming the environment though their practices.
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Last week, a blogger exposed five counterfeit Apple stores in China but now, to the surprise of many, additional stores have been found in a variety of other countries.
Fake stores have already been found in Croatia and Venezuela, to name but a few, and other stores are expected to be found as the story develops.
Two of five Chinese stores have already been shutdown by government officials, in an attempt … - Read More >
After Jarrod McKinney ‘s iPhone fell out of his pocket during a 13,500 feet skydiving lesson, he thought that he had lost it forever. However, upon landing he was “absolutely shocked” not only to find his phone but to discover that it still worked.
It appears that McKinney was so eager to jump out of the plane that he forgot to zip his trouser pockets, explaining how … - Read More >
Samsung, the designer of tablets and smartphones, has recently asked a judge for access to the unreleased Ipad 3 and Iphone 5 from competitors Apple.
The request comes after Apple filed a lawsuit against Samsung and was granted permission to view several tablet and Galaxy smartphone models prior to their release. A decision that did not sit well with Samsung.
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Earlier this month the company Microsoft was officially confirmed as a Guinness world record holder after sales of the Kinect Sensor reached a new high.
The device for the Xbox 360 received critical acclaim for being the fastest selling consumer electronics device ever; a title that was previously held by the Apple iPad.
For the benefit of those who don’t know, the Kinect, in a nutshell, is … - Read More >
Microsoft and Nokia form new alliance to compete with Apple and Google.
Nokia and Microsoft have announced that they are to form an alliance in an attempt to regain some ground on a market dominanted by Apple and Google.
The new deal will see Nokia mobile phone devices using the Windows operating system on new smartphones and portable devices. This also means that all current Nokia operating systems will be sidelined in favour … - Read More >
It’s even turned James into even more of an excited, dribbling wreck than usual! But when it was announced the launch date had been pushed back meaning he couldn’t buy it while he’s in America on holiday it quickly brought his oatcake-filled belly back down to earth with a bump! But just what is the … - Read More >
As a long-time worshipper of Flash I certainly cannot get my head around it. But maybe that’s just me… and perhaps that’s the problem – I like Flash so much I can’t see the Web without it!
Flash is a great platform for media rich content, such as animation and interactive elements. When used in the … - Read More >
The newspaper industry are up in arms over the decision to deliver quality content, such as news services and the popular iPlayer TV service, straight to mobile devices. The Newspapers Publishers Association are so incensed they’re set to complain to ministers and the BBC Trust. Their complaint? They believe the latest smartphone app will … - Read More >