March 2013 Archives

Today, Grindr turns 4. True, that's still a toddler in human years, but for an app, it's akin to middle age, or at least the early 30s. The gay social app -- which a press release from the company more elaborately calls a "groundbreaking all-male, location-based meet up app" -- touts users in 192 countries with more than 6 ... [Read]

Jawbone releases Up app for Android

Posted by Rhuaridh Marr
March 20, 2013 4:22 PM |
About damn time. After (literally) years of teasing, Jawbone finally saw fit to release an Android app for its Up wristband. iOS users have been enjoying the app since 2011, with Jawbone constantly stating that an Android app would be coming "soon." I've opined before on Jawbone's lackluster attitude towards Android, but they have finally delivered. For future reference, though, "soon" ... [Read]

Samsung Galaxy S 4 announced

Posted by Rhuaridh Marr
March 14, 2013 8:02 PM |
What the hell, Samsung? Seriously, just what the hell? Moments ago, the Korean giant wrapped up the official announcement of their new flagship, the Samsung Galaxy S 4, successor to last year's powerhouse -- both literally and figuratively -- the Galaxy S III. We'll get to the phone in a minute, but first, let's talk about what just happened. For ... [Read]

Samsung is expected to announce its newest handset, the Galaxy S4, on an event Thursday, March 14. The company leaked a picture of a handset in shadow this morning on Twitter with the update, "The countdown for #TheNextBigThing has begun. Who's ready for the Global Unpacked Event on March 14?" Rumors surrounding the phone claim it has a 1080p display, ... [Read]