Archives: February 2013 - Catchy Agency

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Feb

2013

Smartphones, Tablets, Phablets...FonePad?

We’ve all heard of smartphones and tablets, but 2012 was the year of the phablet. It sits in the blurry space between a smartphone and a tablet. No one really knows where the limits stand but there is one thing that tablets normally can’t do, make calls. We’re talking calls… Read More

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Feb

2013

Google Glasses hit eBay

Last week, it was announced that Google had finalised the list of 8,000 people who would be receiving Google Glasses to sample, ready for pick up later in the year.

To even be considered for this, you were required to fill out an extensive application form detailing how they were… Read More

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Feb

2013

Foursquare set to use Visa and Mastercard

Foursquare: the social location check-in service, has been in the press recently over its money woes. They’ve got enough cash, that’s for sure. Having survived a number of rounds of funding to receive hundreds of millions of dollars.

But investors have been rather gloomy when looking at revenue generated… Read More

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Feb

2013

Want to join Microsoft's Developer Guidance Advisory Council?

Do you like the thought of being able to engage directly with the Developer Guidance team at Microsoft to review and influence the guidance that Microsoft creates for developers?

Well, the Developer Guidance Advisory Council is “looking for individuals with expertise and passion on various Microsoft technologies as well as influence and… Read More

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Feb

2013

Is this the fastest smartphone yet?

Huawei‘s latest Android smartphone; the Ascend P2 is reported to be the fastest yet with a Wi-Fi connection three times faster than any other smartphone. It will be capable of downloading high-definition films in minutes and videos, songs and ebooks in seconds.

The telecoms giant replaced BlackBerry as the world’s third largest smartphone… Read More

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Feb

2013

Three decades of mobile phones

31 years has dramatically changed the look and use of mobile phones but how?

This infographic explores all the changes made since the first ‘mobile’ phone which are fascinating when you compare the Dynatac 8000x (which I’m sure at the time was the next big thing), with its 1 hour battery and… Read More

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Feb

2013

Catchy's Weekly Newsletter

Want to know what’s going on in the world of mobile? Catchy is putting together a collection of top announcements, goings on and stuff to look out for. Oh, and you’ll get to see our App of The Week.

 

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