Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of 41:

John Callaham / Android Authority:
Google updates Play Store algorithm so that games get promoted based on continued user engagement instead of installs   —  As this year's Game Developer Conference gets underway in San Francisco, Google says it is making some changes to its Play Store tools specifically to help game developers bring more attention to their titles.
Feb 28, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Jimmy Westenberg / Android Authority:
Feb 26, 2017, 9:25 AMIn context
Kris Carlon / Android Authority:
The Information: Huawei shipped 139M smartphones in 2016, up almost 30% YoY; consumer division revenues grew 42% to $26B as profits declined ~10% to $2B   —  We've already reported on Huawei's dramatic growth over the last year.  The company sold 30 percent more phones in 2016 than in the year previous …
Feb 13, 2017, 10:50 AMIn context
John Callaham / Android Authority:
T-Mobile rolls out update to Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones that prevents battery from charging, becoming the first major US carrier to do so   —  Samsung's previously announced plan to kill the battery in the remaining active Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in the US has begun.
Dec 27, 2016, 2:40 PMIn context
John Callaham / Android Authority:
Google acquires Cronologics and its smartwatch OS to help improve Android Wear   —  Google is still looking to improve its standing in the smartwatch industry with Android Wear .  Today, it was revealed that a smartwatch startup, founded in part by former Google employees, will now be working on Android Wear directly.
Dec 12, 2016, 10:35 PMIn context
John Callaham / Android Authority:
Samsung Pay adds Rewards program to incentivize its use, offering gift cards, products, and more   —  There's yet another incentive for people who can access Samsung Pay to use the company's digital payment service.  Today, the company officially announced Samsung Rewards …
Nov 14, 2016, 4:20 PMIn context
John Callaham / Android Authority:
BlackBerry launches 5.5-inch DTEK60 Android smartphone for $499 unlocked, compatible only with GSM networks like AT&T and T-Mobile   —  The BlackBerry DTEK60 is now official.  The company's third Android-based smartphone is available for the price of $499.
Oct 26, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Brian Reigh / Android Authority:
Samsung Pay upcoming changes to include location based coupons, select in-app purchases, online purchases with MasterPass, and expansion to three new markets   —  I absolutely love Samsung Pay - I have my credit card stored there and use it not only here in the US but also when I travel.
Oct 25, 2016, 10:50 PMIn context
Gary Sims / Android Authority:
Running Fuchsia, the mysterious open-source operating system in development at Google, shows Google's Dart programming language will play an important role   —  Computers are like cars, we are used to just starting them up and using them.  We often forget the complexities and intricacies of what is happening under the hood.
Aug 20, 2016, 3:30 PMIn context
Brian Reigh / Android Authority:
Samsung stands behind Galaxy S7 active water resistance certification, despite Consumer Reports tests, will honor warranty for water-damaged phones   —  Earlier this month, Consumer Reports ran a water-resistance test using two Galaxy S7 Active devices, and neither of the units survived to tell the tale.
Jul 19, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
New IP licensing program to power digital transformation in connected cars  —  Toyota is first partner in Microsoft's new program to help car makers build better driving experiences.
Worldpay:
Download the Global Payments Report  —  Your ultimate guide to the world of payments.  Discover global market insights.  Calculate your potential sales uplift.  Access the site now.
Zoho:
A Starter's Guide on how to Optimize your Website and Rank Better in Google  —  In recent times, SEO has clearly become the byword in internet marketing.  Most websites now pay attention to their keywords …
eero:
What is mesh WiFi, exactly?  —  Learn the benefits of a true mesh WiFi network at home - and how eero's TrueMesh is different than others.