Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Future of Android

This is a guest post by Sitakanta Ray The year 2011 saw Android grow to become a force to reckon within the smartphone OS market. Android phones have claimed over 40% of the world market share in 2011(see table below). The dominance of Android is not limited to a single market like USA either. It has passed iOS in UK ...

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Google “aware” of missing Play Store purchased app debacle; diligently investigating the cause

  It seems like the Google Play Store issues just keep on piling up, don’t they? Over the past few days, many Android users (myself included) have encountered a troublesome bug, which prevents applications that have already been purchased from showing up in the “My Apps” tab on the Android Market Play Store application on their device(s). Smartphones and tablets ...

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Qualcomm releases Adreno 2xx Android ICS Graphics Driver for ARMv6

After falling to developer requests and releasing ICS Graphic drivers for Adreno 2xx GPUs for ARMv7 based chipsets, company has now stepped up and made available the same for even ARMv6 devices. There drivers are now available for download at Qualcomm website and should be of much help in to those porting ICS to mid-range/budget smartphones. From Qualcomm: This release ...

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HTC One X, One V Android smartphones launched in India

HTC has announced the launch of One X and One V smartphones in India. Announced at a press event in Singapore earlier today, these smartphones will go on sale starting April 2 in the country. Company has priced One X and One V at INR 35,000 and INR 17,000 respectivly. First revealed at MWC last month, HTC One X comes ...

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