Tag Archive: Head

Vinci smart headphones put a Virtual Assistant on your head

Virtual assistants are slowly becoming ubiquitous. You probably have one living in your phone, one on your desk (in your Google Home or Amazon Echo) and if you’re really fancy you might even have on hidden in your refrigerator. But what if we told you that virtual assistants have also made it to headphones? Introducing […]

Xiaomi India head Manu Kumar Jain promoted to vice president

Xiaomi India head receives a well-deserved promotion.

Xiaomi India head Manu Kumar Jain, who joined the Chinese manufacturer in May 2014, has been promoted to vice president. Jain will continue to oversee the company’s Indian operations in his role as managing director. Under Jain’s leadership, Xiaomi hit several milestones, with the company now claiming 30% of the online handset market. The Indian business also crossed $ 1 billion in revenue last year.

@manukumarjain, congratulations from  [Read More…]

MrMobile Head to Head: Pixel vs iPhone!

A war is brewing! Well, not a war. It’s more like… not a war. But for the iPhone and the Pixel, it can only mean one thing — War! Alright, this paragraph may be ridiculous, but what we’re talking about isn’t. It’s time for the iPhone and Pixel to face off!

MrMobile is pitting these two titans head-to-head, bringing to light the most important questions of our day. Do the iPhone’s lush camera colors outshine the intense image stabilization  [Read More…]

Get ready to head back down the mountain in Alto’s Odyssey

The developers behind Alto’s Adventure are teasing a sequel for 2017.

Fans of Alto’s Adventure, get ready for more llama-chasing fun in 2017. Team Alto today put out a teaser site for their next title, Alto’s Odyssey, and we couldn’t be more excited. Alto’s Adventure is both visually stunning and super fun to play — well deserving of it’s spot on our list of best Android games of 2016.

While the developers have provided very little  [Read More…]

LG promotes home appliances head to CEO

LG has moved to a single CEO structure.

LG has promoted the head of its home appliances division, Jo Seong-jin, to vice chairman and CEO of the company. A forty-year veteran of LG, Seong-jin was pivotal in turning the South Korean manufacturer’s fortunes in the home appliances segment. As CEO, Seong-jin will oversee all of LG’s business units — including its mobile arm — as the company gets ready for a challenging 2017.

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Tinder wants to help you find new friends and head out in a group

Have you grown tired of using Tinder to find your one true love? If so, the app’s latest feature may be right up your alley. Tinder Social will help you find new friends to meet up and head out in a group. Whether you’re planning to head to a concert, catch that Pikachu down at the local supermarket or hit the clubs for a night out, Tinder’s new feature will let you create a new group and  [Read More…]

Ukemi Ninja: This game should head back to the dojo (Review)

Overview Ukemi Ninja is a platforming adventure game where you guide a ninja through obstacles and opponents to save the local villages. Developer: NotskiGames Cost: Free (with ads and microtransactions) Highlights A lot of items and tools Floaty, difficult to control Relatively short Impressions Ukemi Ninja seems harmless enough on the surface. It has vibrant

Dark Sky can tell you exactly when the weather will start pouring down on your head

Dark Sky is one of those weather apps that will save you from getting absolutely soaked by offering “hyperlocal” reports. Already available for iOS, the app has made its way to the Play Store and can now provide the Android ecosystem with down-to-the-minute, highly accurate readings.

As an added bonus, the app is free to download and use with a full 24-hour forecast, details 7-day forecast, current weather conditions and more. There is a premium tier  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy J7, LG G Stylo 2 and Kyocera Hydro REACH head to Boost and Virgin Mobile on April 15

On April 15, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile will begin carrying three new budget smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy J7, LG G Stylo 2 and Kyocera Hydro REACH will all be available on April 15, and all priced under $ 230. Each phone offers something a bit different than the others. For example, Kyocera’s Hydro REACH has a 5-inch QHD display and is both dust and waterproof, with Wet Touchscreen Operation. It runs Android 5.1 and comes with 1GB of RAM  [Read More…]

Head of mobile chips said to be to leaving Intel

Aicha Evans talked of company’s struggles in the mobile market in February.

Aicha Evans may be leaving Intel, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday, citing unnamed sources. The move may be part of a larger management change, WSJ said. Bloomberg also reported Friday that Evans had submitted her resignation.

Evans had been with Intel for more than 10 years but was still in the early stages as head of the Communication and Devices Group, part of  [Read More…]