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Bad times for Google : The EU Commission could fine Google $7.45 billion for Antitrust charges

With record results from Android or on Ads market, Google continues to be a successful firm. But, that kind of success comes with a big amount of problems generally. An for Google, there is no exception at the rule ! Indeed, where as its battle with Oracle about the use of Java APIs on Android

Google Play Store has now 2 million Apps available !

According a study from Sensor Tower, Google Play Store has now more than 2 million Apps and Games available ! The graphic below show the incredible evolution of that number since December 2009 until February 2016 passing from 16,000 apps to 2 million now. Data show also an evolution for the distribution of free and

Android is gaining market share over Apple’s iPhone in the US, Europe and China

According to the latest report from Kantar, the marker research firm, Android is gaining market share over Apple’s iPhone in certain segments of the global smartphone market, such as the US, Europe and China. Losses are not significant for the moment but it announces a new trend proving that Apple has some troubles to maintain

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 dominates last AnTuTu benchmark !

Well known for its benchmark app, AnTuTu has published a new benchmark based on their last test Antutu V6.0. Results are clearly in favour of the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 820. For the Overall Performance, the Top 10 is dominated by Qualcomm 820, Apple A9 and Samsung Exynos 8890.   You can also notice that the

Discover ARTIK, the Samsung IoT development platform

IoT (Internet of Things) will be the next big thing after the smartphones’ revolution. All the actors of mobile ecosystem know that and prepare the future by making alliances or creating their own IoT development platform. In that frame, Samsung has launched its own answer named ARTIK. ARTIK is an IoT development platform already production-ready that

Welcome to the latest Android One baby : Lava Pixel V1 for India !

Google continues its efforts with Android One to deliver high quality device to low price. Android One family welcomes a new baby called Lava Pixel V1 available for India. This new device comes with Android 5.1 Lollipop, the latest and the fastest version of Android. Google ensures also that devices part of Android One program

Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5 available in Europe : Success or Fail ?

Samsung’s mid-range, all metal, Galaxy A3 and A5 smartphones are now available for sale in Europe. Both smartphones were available in Asia countries since several months. They are among slimmest Samsung smartphones available and make part of new plan of Samsung to reduce range of smartphones in 2015. Samsung Galaxy A3 comes with a 4.5″

Google research market share fall to lowest since 2008 in US

According Stat Counter, Google research market share fall to its lowest level since 2008 in US. Thus, in December 2014, it falls to 75.2%. Google is always largely leader on research in US but we can see the first effects of the new deal between Mozilla and Yahoo with Firefox that changed its default search

Samsung plans to launch a round-dial smartwatch at MWC

Samsung has been a precursor in smatwatch world with its Samsung Galaxy Gear. This smartwatch has a square face and now, it seems that round design, that is more classical for a watch, be the preferred display for users.     Thus, LG and Motorola who launched round dial have had a great success with.

Discover Best Apps and Games from Android in 2014

Like previous years, 2014 has been a great year for Android and its ecosystem. Market share has grown to reach new record, Smartphones’ sales have continued to increase, Apps and Games available on Google Play Store have also increased. Developers are always more to wish a big success. Now, 2014 is almost ended, so let’s