According to engadget (citing TouchPal as well as an internal source), HTC aims to replace Swype with TouchPal as the default input method in upcoming devices, including the new HTC One M9. The official TouchPal Twitter account also tweeted the engadget article about this, further confirming the move. What prompted this move? The CEO of CooTek, the company behind TouchPal, says it's because of their better contextual prediction and language support. If you actually look at the supported languages, you'll...
Android App Review: Navigate Your Phone ‘Quickr’ – XDA Developer TV
We’ve said this before, but one of the best things about Android is just the sheer number of options available. If I want my phone to act in a certain way, there is always (pardon the phrase) “an app for that!” With Android, you can access apps and other parts of your device with gestures, and today we will talk about another option to control your device with gestures.
XDA Senior Member leducbao offers up an application to set and manage hotspot actions on your device. In this video, XDA Developer TV Producer TK reviews Quickr. TK shows off the application and gives his thoughts, so check out this app review.
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The smartphone landscape is drastically changing its focus. What was once a North-America-centric monopoly of high-specification phones is now merely an afterimage of the past. The meat of the game is elsewhere now; emerging markets looking for good bang-for-buck are what OEMs are increasingly aiming towards, and in this new game the old players must adapt-or-die. Xiaomi has grown at one of the most notable rates in the industry, leading it to become the world's most valuable start-up; and its...