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: Quickly View Your Calendar Status – XDA Developer TV
In today’s fast paced world, we often have a lot going on. Wise people use their calendars to keep track of all that. But if you don’t respond to notifications from your calendar or don’t check it often, you could miss important appointments. If there were an easier way to view your calendar, maybe you wouldn’t miss those appointments.
XDA Senior Member SagiLo offers up an application to quickly and simply view your calendar. In this video, XDA Developer TV Producer TK reviews Calendar Status. TK shows off the application, how it can be used, and he 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...