Tag Archive: Head

Allo and Duo Head of Product leaves Google for Facebook

Amit Fulay is no longer leading the Allo and Duo charge.

If you’re a frequent user of Google’s Allo and/or Duo, there’s a good chance you’re familiar with Amit Fulay. Fulay has been serving as the Head of Product for Real-Time Communications at Google since back in 2010, and along with the more recent Allo and Duo, Fulay also played a big part in creating Hangouts.

However, Fulay’s time at Google has come to an end. On  [Read More…]

Samsung’s CTO and former Bixby head has left the company

A successor has not yet been announced.

At the end of October, Samsung announced a heap of changes for its executive department. All three of its co-CEOs were replaced, DJ Koh took over the company’s mobile division, and Rhee In-jong was assigned as the new CTO. However, Samsung confirmed on Wednesday, December 20 that Rhee has officially resigned.

Rhee is said to have expressed a want to leave the company back in July, and in an email  [Read More…]

Sprint head Masayoshi Son said to have talked to Warren Buffet and John Malone about potential deals

Possible Berkshire Hathaway deal worth $ 10 billion according to insiders.

Sprint chairman Masayoshi Son held separate talks with Warren Buffet and Liberty Broadband chair John Malone at a recent CEO conference in Idaho, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Son has been very proactive about exploring the options for Sprint, and we’ve seen talks of a renewed interest in a merger with T-Mobile as well as “official” talks with Charter Communications and Comcast since May 2017 that would  [Read More…]

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