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How APC’s Mobile Power Pack save Millennials from Smartphone Death
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How APC’s Mobile Power Pack save Millennials from Smartphone Death

The smartphone is indisputably one of the most indispensible aspects of both our personal and professional lives. While tech giants such as Apple, Google, Samsung, LG, Xiaomi, Huawei and HTC giants battle for marketshare, APC’s Mobile Power Pack is making sure that users don’t suffer in the meantime. The smartphone market, which was seen as a mere toy by some tech companies, has now grown by 10% in 2015. According to IDC in 2015: 1.432 million devices distributed in Latin America 1.301 million devices distributed in Latin America in 2014 The APC’s Mobile Power Pack basically a Battery charger similar to those described in How to extend your smartphone’s battery Life with a Portable Battery Charger. The battery charger, especially lightweight ones, are now in demand, espe...
How CES 2016 is going VR thanks to HTC, Sony, Microsoft, Samsung and Oculus
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How CES 2016 is going VR thanks to HTC, Sony, Microsoft, Samsung and Oculus

It should come as no surprise that, advertisers are casting their wistful eyes at VR (Virtual Reality) and AR (Augmented Reality) for 2016. Virtual Reality gaming is expected to be huge in 2016 if the buzz at GamesCom 2015 in Germany was any indication of its potential to save the Video Game Console industry. Predictably, with it will come VR Advertising. Advertising is slowly dying on the smartphones and tablets as noted in Why the Rise of ad-Blockers is killing free Publisher and App Content.  It’s not a solution to ad blockers, but is merely a new market to which to pitch more immersive advertising, possibly introduced via the Google Cardboard VR headset. It’ll be literally in your face, adrenalin pumping, harder to ignore and look more like entertainment than an attempt...
Facebook Home announced alongside HTC First
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Facebook Home announced alongside HTC First

At a press event today in California Facebook has announced a new software for Android phones called Facebook Home. Facebook Home is a suite of apps that integrates the world's largest social network almost every functionality of an android-powered smartphone. The mobile web is an area Facebook is keep on cementing its presence in and it today's connected world being more than just one of hundreds of apps installed on a smartphone is a definite edge. Facebook Home comes with an app launcher, cover feed, chat heads one of the honest mobile apps today - Instagram. Facebook has taken their partnership with Taiwanese phone manufacturer HTC to another level and has also announced the HTC First - an affordable android phone that comes reinstatement with Facebook Home. The HTC First will be th...
Apple’s Revolution: Android @ Home and IceCream Sandwich in 2015AD
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Apple’s Revolution: Android @ Home and IceCream Sandwich in 2015AD

The Apple iPhone is an honest to goodness, genuine revolution in the US Mobile smartphone space. The Apple iPhone revolutionized what a smartphone is, making unpopular AT&T a bonafide Rising Star. And now Google Android OS, that zany alphabet-soup food themed OS, is taking over that space along with the International Mobile smartphone space! But how did it all begin? It really began with the Apple iPhone 3GS! The Apple iPhone 3GS sales stats in 2009AD the tale better than a box full of rabid Fennec foxes of what can only be called a revolution: Increase in customers in the Second Quarter of 2009AD, a 29% boost over the corresponding Second Quarter in 2008, that translated to one million two hundred thousand (1,200,000) customers. 15% profit dip for that Second Quarte...
HTC Flyer – A Tablet for Gaming
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HTC Flyer – A Tablet for Gaming

HTC, the no-name Taiwanese company, rocketeered to smartphone superstardom in 2008 with the Google Android powered T-Mobile G1. Rising out of the Orient, they were the first, arguably, to define a smartphone challenge along with Motorola to answer the Apple iPhone. Now it seems that they are set to do the same in the Tablet space, which up to January 2011, analyst IDC declared the Apple iPad as the sole Tablet at 87% strong in the worldwide market and only whisperings of opposition. The makers of the block traffic HTC Droid Incredible on Verizon and the first WiMax 4G Mobile (IEEE 802.11n) smartphone, the HTC Evo 4G on Sprint’s Network, both of which have the distinction of being showstoppers in 2010. Why? Because these smartphones not only had bigger 4” AMOLED screens, meatier 1 G...