Posts From Andrew Logathasan

Fingerprint Sensors History & Uses: Do We Really Need Them?

Fingerprint sensors have changed smartphone security, even if not by much. The ability for the user to unlock their device or get authorization and make payments is something relatively new to the scene.  Till now there are over 180 devices with fingerprint sensors. In this feature, we take a look at the history of the fingerprint...

Battle Royale: Stock Android vs. OEMs — Which Side are You on?

It seems that not all OEM’s like the stock look of Android very much, be it because of profitability or contempt, and this led them to create their own custom skins. Almost all mainstream OEM’s have their own skins, from Samsung’s cluttered Touchwiz to HTC’s minimalist Sense UI. We all know much about them, from their...

HTC: From Glorious Boom to Impending Doom

2013 was the perfect year for HTC to celebrate their achievements, but since then the story has not been that great. A company which was ranked as the 31st most innovative company (By: Fastcompany: Source) is currently facing a heavy loss, but what causes this? Let’s recapitulate HTC’s Growth, Boom, and Depression to figure out...