When Facebook Instagram bought many wonder what to do with the popular platform shooting. Some were encouraged to throw apocalyptic predictions but we have not seen anything unusual.
However sidings Mark Zuckerberg and seem ready to give a touch of Instagram to the social networking app intended for all phones.
The Facebook application for cell phones from lower-middle range now includes two new filters: black and white and sepia . The news was announced through the wall of Facebook Brazil, where he highlighted the efforts of the service to provide a better mobile experience across any device.
is clear that the experience does not compare to what currently can be enjoyed with Instagram, but it is a good initiative for those users who do not have smartphones and are forced to settle for the limited options provided by the Java app on Facebook.
In August last year came the first rumor that the social network filters to add photos to their mobile apps, then the intention of the company was getting into the field of Instagram. Zuckerberg clearly understood that competition would not be easy and preferred to buy the service rather than face possible failure.
For now there is much more information on the subject but having the ability to test the filters included in Facebook for all phones, invite you to talk about their experiences .
officially begins next Monday at Mobile World Congress and palpitamos for several weeks prior to the event. In recent days found several rumors about the products that appear at the conference and one of the latest news relates to Nokia.
Apparently the Finnish company presented two new smartphones with Windows Phone in Catalonia. The information was not confirmed yet (have to wait until the start of MWC) but speculation talk launching the “international version” of Lumia 900
, the team presented at CES 2012.
device specifications would be basically the same as the U.S. edition, but lost the support LTE. The other phone would be the rumored European corporation Lumia 610 , cheaper and less powerful hardware features. The intention of Nokia would be to build such devices to carry Windows Phone to emerging markets.
Not everything would be limited to Microsoft’s mobile operating system. The Finns also would use the Mobile World Congress to close their experience with Symbian, rumors speak of submission of a final model with Symbian Belle whose name would be Nokia 803
and would be a direct descendant of N8.
see speculation around Nokia, and other companies-are many. Stay tuned because on Monday I will approach all the news of MWC 2012.
Track | Reuters.
With less than a week for the start of Mobile World Congress 2012 and major technology companies are preparing their main devices to display in the event. At the beginning of LG was dispatched on Monday with a series of three new Android smartphones baptized L-Style .
The official names of the devices are Optimus L3, Optimus Optimus L5 and L7
. All models include technology displays Floating Mass belonging to the Korean company, while its design includes metallic accents and has some aspects similar to Samsung Galaxy S II. “Design is one of the most important factors considered by customers when choosing a phone. With smartphones usually take a more functional on the design but with L-Style return to our roots, focusing on how our products fit the lifestyle of consumers, “
, said Park Jong-seon, President and CEO of LG.
About the specifications of the phone there is not much information available. Optimus L5 and L7 will screens 4 and 4.3 inches , respectively, will use Android 4.0 and hit the market during the first half of the year. The L3 model will be the lowest performance, with 3.2-inch display and Android 2.3, was put on sale in March.
Aesthetically they look very nice, but we have to wait until the start of Mobile World Congress to learn what features will provide to users. For my part I think these smartphones innovate too much relative to what we already know, but we will keep speculation until next week. Track | LG.
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these days is widely known that Android is the mobile operating system most used around the world . Google software got this achievement earlier this year, dethroning Symbian and deepening the wrong time for Nokia.
But the way of Android to become the number one OS it was not easy, and the big bang occurred between 2009 and 2010 . A few hours ago came a video, made by the developers of the operating system, through which mapping was performed showing the level of activation of mobile platform.
id=”more-14267″> In the clip, which lasts just over three minutes, you can see activity worldwide Android since October 2008 (date of initial release) until January of this year . It should be mentioned that only the focus was on the phone activations and not electronic tablets.
As you can imagine, U.S., Europe and Asia for the highest level of activation and for general mapping put two benchmarks: the Motorola Droid and Samsung Galaxy S.
Although at first the video can be a bit boring, with the second step allows us to understand why today we talk about Android at anytime . It should be mentioned that according to estimates given by the people at Google in 2010 were activated more than 300 000 mobile operating system.
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Way | Graphic.Is.