http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/readwriteweb/~3/iT-7bcZrbQM/survey_finds_high_rate_of_tablet_adoption_among_us.php Mobile VOIP company Rebtel has released results from its latest study on U.S. immigrant consumer mobile usage and behavior. According to its findings, 13% of those who responded said they currently own a tablet device, representing approximately five million Americans. According to the survey, the iPad remains the tablet of choice for immigrants, with […]
http://www.engadget.com/2011/02/20/ixonos-shows-off-windowed-ui-for-android/ An interesting experiment, but I think I have to agree with Engadget. This might be a step backwards.
Nice. Personally, I like the Sense UI on my Incredible, and I use Zeam on my hacked Nook. This looks like a feature-rich up-and-coming alternative though. If you still can’t decide between ADWLauncher and LauncherPro for Android, you might want to check out Go, which brings the best features of each (like gestures, extra screens, […]
Well, this looks interesting. Spritebox is a WYSIWYG tool to help web designers quickly and easily create CSS classes and IDs from a single sprite image. It is based on the principle of using the background-position property to align areas of a sprite image into block elements of a web page. It was made using […]
Now, this is pretty damned interesting: Android: ShareKeyboard links your computer keyboard and your Android phone via Wi-Fi for easy cross-device typing and text sharing using nothing more than the Android app and the host computer’s web browser.
A nice little webapp is highlighted on Lifehacker this morning. You want an Android phone, but that’s the only thing you know for sure. Which phones have physical keyboards, decent cameras, and are available on your carrier, or unlocked? Webapp Droidthing provides a toggle-switched comparison of all your Android phone options.
Speckyboy Design Magazine has a great collection of emulators to test apps and sites for iPhone, Blackberry, Android, Symbian and Palm operating systems. I’m going to have to grab these and start playing…
I’ll summarize Paul Carr’s piece at TechCrunch with this simple statement – just because the iPad is a cool device, that doesn’t mean it’s a great device for reading. Quite the opposite, in his view. The whiz-bang features of the device make the Kindle (and other e-readers) look positively ancient. However, the interface and features […]
This is an interesting thought from Kevin C. Tofel at GigaOm. With Palm’s fortunes looking increasingly iffy, they are reportedly looking for a buyer. Kevin posits this thought: What if HTC bought Palm? He makes some good points about why this would be a good move for all involved, although I’m not sure if Android […]
Typography From the always-excellent Smashing Magazine, here are some great tips for CSS newbies and experienced hacks like me alike. The tips are grouped into these categories: Security and Performance Page Layout Menu and Navigation Customizations Typography Other Cool Techniques, Tips, and Tricks