Category «BlackBerry»

Android, BlackBerry Users To Switch To iPhone 5

Analyst Gene Munster surveyed 216 mobile phone users in Minneapolis, MN about smartphones. While this is not a very reliable report (due to the low number of users surveyed), this does put a picture in our minds what the average mobile phone users might be thinking. The report shows that over 94% of the surveyed …

U.S. Army Currently Testing iPhone, Android and Windows Phone

The U.S. Army is currently conducting several six week tests of the three most popular mobile operating systems, namely iOS, Android and Windows Phone. With the security and privacy soldiers need, one would think that the U.S. Army would prefer to have BlackBerrys due to their tight security. However, it seems as they have taken …

Nortel Patents Now Officialy Sold To Apple, Microsoft, Sony and RIM

The telecommunications company Nortel’s patents have now been sold to the Rockstar Consortium which includes Apple, Microsoft, Sony and Research In Motion after U.S. and Canada courts approved the transaction. After the Canadian telecoms company Nortel went bankrupt in 2009, they decided to sell their patents to somebody else. At first, many thought Google would …

Over-The-Air Updates coming to iOS 5?

Apple has been in talks with Verizon about delivering iOS 5 updates via the air, much like Android and Blackberry devices do today.  Apple has long required the tethered update to iTunes, requiring you to plug in your device, open itunes, download, and install the update. One can assume that his functionality is already built …

BlackBerry Torch (white) Review

BlackBerry Torch (white) Review

Recently, we were given the opportunity to get our hands on a BlackBerry Torch, white model, thanks to HomeShopping.pk. Since we are all iPhone and Android users here at iTD, it was a completely new and exciting experience to try out the device and the OS which was completely alien to us. While we won’t …

The State of the Mobile App World [Infographic]

When it comes to comparing smartphones, apps play a very integral role. Whether it be to smash green pigs or to compose a literary essay, apps are the key to accomplishing specific goals. But just how frequently, and by whom, are apps used? Shoutem, an online mobile app creator, has released an infographic regarding app …

Android Is Now The No.1 Smartphone OS In United States!

Back in May 2010, Android was in fourth place behind Blackberry, iOS and Windows Mobile in the overall smartphone market of United States. By the mid of 2010, it surpassed Windows Mobile while overtaking Apple’s iOS by the end of the year. Now, it has finally snatched the lead in the big US market, crossing …