Top 5 Most Interesting News about Smartphones Last Week!
Here you can find some of the most interesting news about smartphones for the first week of February!
The ultimate game over for the “Flappy Bird” – The creator of “Flappy Bird”, Dong Nguyen, announced over the Twitter that he would take down the game because he is not pleased with the publicity the game has. It came with the surprise for many admirers of this game, which became extremely popular in last few days. However, the ones who are following the creator of this game on Twitter noticed that something was wrong when he tweeted about not being able to grasp the success of the game and the fuss about it. And he never changed his mind, because as of this writing, the game has now been removed from the AppStore…
Lenovo buys Motorola – After a long time of considerations, Google has let go of Motorola and handed it over to Lenovo. The reason to do it was that Google could not dedicate itself totally to the development of Motorola and knowing that Lenovo has more experience in this area, they knew it was the right call to do. Great news to all Motorola fans is that Lenovo does not intend to change anything about the brand; they want to maintain all the known and loved features of Motorola.
2014 Winter Olympics Windows phone applications – If you have no time to follow all the sports, or if there are simply no broadcasts but you have a phone with Windows 8 and you want to know all the results right now, what can you do? Download the right app, and enjoy. There are a couple of different applications: Sochi Guide, Results, NBC Sports Live Extra, CBC Sochi 2014, and Bing Sports. You can find them in Windows Phone store or Windows store.
New style of Action Center of Windows Phone 8.1 – After seeing the pictures of a new Action center, we can notice that it brings a couple of innovations. Users can now turn on and off Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplane Mode, and Driving Mode. Under the battery icon, there is now a percentage, showing exactly how much it is charged. Applications are now able to quietly update or delay not so important alerts. There is also the option to clear all the notifications.
Preorder Nokia Lumia Icon – Starting this week, more closely Wednesday, February 12th, you can order a new Nokia model. All you have to do is to make a $50 deposit. The phones will be available on Thursday, February 20th.
The year hasn’t even started properly, and yet there are numerous new things and announcements to look forward to. We can only imagine what the rest of the year will bring us. From what we have seen so far, it will not be a disappointment for sure.
The “geek mind” is concerned with more than just the latest iPhone rumors, or which company will win the gaming console wars. I4U is concerned with more than just the latest photo shoot or other celebrity gossip.
The “geek mind” is concerned with life, in all its different forms and facets. The geek mind wants to know about societal and financial issues, both abroad and at home. If a Fortune 500 decides to raise their minimum wage, or any high priority news, the geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants to know the top teams in the National Football League, or who’s likely to win the NBA Finals this coming year. The geek mind wants to know who the hottest new models are, or whether the newest blockbuster movie is worth seeing. The geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants—needs—knowledge.