Category: Smartphone

Mozilla app create Web pages on phones

The Mozilla Foundation wants to make sure that the Web remains a platform where anyone can create content, rather than just a place to consume information and services created by others. The non-profit organization has released an easy-to-use app for Android devices, called Webmaker, that allows users to create Web pages and simple apps from their smartphones, which are quickly becoming the predominant technology used to use the Internet, especially…

Brits Would Rather Have Facebook than a Shower

Brits Would Rather Have Facebook than a Shower Posted in Facebook on Monday, September 12, 2011, 07:01 A survey of 3000 adults has revealed that Facebook is seen as more of a priority in life than things like shoes, fresh fruit and vegetables, and a flushing toilet. Conducted by the London Science Museum, the survey aimed to promote its latest exhibition, Water Wars: Fight The Food Crisis, which emphasised the…

Android apps for smartphones set to topple Apple

By Kevin Chen / Staff Reporter As mobile-phone applications become a key feature for many smartphones along with increased smartphone penetration, application downloads in the Asia-Pacific region will shoot up this year and Android apps look set to upset Apple’s iOS apps for the first time, according to a research report. Mobile phone app downloads are expected to be about 5 billion by the end of this year in the…