Posts tagged with: Smartphone

Apple’s new patent might earn them money from every smartphone out there. [Video]

Nilay Patel from Thisismynext walked through with us what is the new Apple patent all about. And how with this patent, Apple might be able to earn money from any smartphone ever made.

Yes, Apple patented the technology of a “web browser” type of app, which is touch screen. If you are able to scroll using 1 finger, but still able to pinch and zoom using 2 finger on a embed frame like google map. Then this technology is patented by Apple. To be honest, I cannot rememeber which smartphone I have seen for the past 2 years which can’t do that.

Thus Apple might be making money with this patent on virtually any smartphone out in the market. Check out the video below to see how using a mobile browser might by using apple’s patented technology.

 


Microsoft don’t want you to use Windows Phone 7

Windows Phone 7 is launching very soon, and Microsoft launch 2 ads to advertise their Windows Phone 7. But Microsoft don’t want you to use their phone at all.

In this series of ads, they shown us how “addicted” to our smartphone as ignore the rest of the world. Thus Windows Phone 7 will be “helping” you use your phone less and focus on your life.

Windows Phone 7 Ad 1

Windows Phone 7 Ad 2

So we using our iPhone too much?


Apple now 3rd largest Smartphone vendor in the world

Global Smartphone sales has went up 50%, growing from 35.9 million units sold in the year ago quarter to 54 million units in the first quarter of 2010.

Report from MarketWatch citied figures from Stratgy Analytics, saying that smartphone now make up 18% of all phone sold.

Apple’s growth in smartphone industry is┬átremendous, being the youngest mobile vendor, Apple now grabs 16% of Smartphone Industry, just behind RIM and Nokia. Apple’s growth in the first quarter made it the number one mobile vendor in all US phone makers and reached a high of 3% global market shares of all phones.

We can see that Apple is slowly and steadying dominating the smartphone and maybe the whole mobile industry with it iPhone.