Posts Tagged ‘Google’

Huawei says no success to be made with Tizen and Windows Phone

August 27 | Posted by nadine | OS News Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

According to Richard Yu, Huawei’s head honcho, little or no success is to be made with Samsung’s Tizen and Microsoft’s Windows Phone. Here’s Yu’s interview with Wall Street Journal: WSJ: For most handset makers Android is the only option. Is that a problem? Mr. Yu: It’s difficult to say. We have tried using the Windows Phone OS. But it has been difficult to... Read more

Google purchases Songza – looks to enhance Play Music

July 4 | Posted by nadine | App News Tags: , , , , , , ,

Google is now the new owner of Songza. The acquisition of the app was done to enhance Google Play Music. Google announced: Exciting news today — we’re thrilled to welcome +Songza to Google. They’ve built a great service which uses contextual expert-curated playlists to give you the right music at the right time. We aren’t planning any immediate changes to Songza, so it will... Read more

Android L to use Samsung KNOX to separate work and personal data

June 27 | Posted by nadine | OS News Tags: , , , , , ,

Android L, the next version of Android, has just been revealed and will be coming in the fall. One of its abilities is separating work from personal data. It can do this thanks to Samsung’s KNOX. Press release: San Francisco, CA – June 26, 2014 – Samsung Electronics Co, Ltd., and Google announced that a part of the Samsung KNOX technology will be... Read more