US Ownership of Smartphones Hits Record High



New research from the Consumer Technology Association shows that 80% of homes in the United States now have smartphones. This is a 6% increase year-on-year and means consumers have 27 million more smartphones than a year earlier.

Android 7.0 Nougat Could Be Released This Friday



According to an article in CNET.com, Google could launch Android 7.0 Nougat as early as this Friday, August 5. Apparently this prediction is based on a tweet from a generally reliable leaker. If the prediction proves to be correct, a launch in August would be early for a Google mobile operating system as in recent […]

Samsung Due to Announce Galaxy Note 7 in August as iPhone Sales Decline



According to an article in the verge.com, Samsung has recently revealed plans to officially announce the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. This announcement has been anticipated for months and it’s expected that the new Note 7 will have a dual curved display, similar to the Galaxy S7 Edge. The last Note device released by Samsung was […]

Two Seconds or You’re Toast in Back-To-School Rush



New data has shown that just two seconds on a smartphone makes all the difference for retailers marketing back-to-school products. Consumers will wait just two seconds for an online store app to work and if it is too slow or jams then they’ll move on. This is particularly important right now as the back-to-school shopping […]

Google Launches New Feature Gmailify



Gmail users have been able to manage their mail from non-Gmail accounts since early 2015 using Google’s Gmail Android app but now the company has announced a brand-new feature. This is called Gmailify and enables users to take advantage of inbox organization, Gmail’s spam protection, Google Now integrations and much more without need to change […]

Realtors, Run Ahead of the Pack – Showcase Your Listings in 3D!



Imagine a prospective buyer’s reaction when you pull out your phone and suggest a virtual walk-through of your listings – in bright 3D color! Guaranteed, you will have their attention, and once you’ve piqued their curiosity, you’ve won half the battle. Now, agents can actually add such a tool to their arsenal, gaining a competitive […]

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