Tag Archive: Trends

CES 2019 preview: Setting the stage for the year’s technology trends

Here’s what you can expect to see and learn from this year’s CES.

CES hasn’t been an acronym for years now; it’s no longer the “consumer electronics show.” CES is far more theoretical than that. It’s about showing off new technology and identifying trends for the coming year, more so than launching market-ready products. We’ll see plenty of products announced, but we’ll see even more ideas simply floated out there to gauge public (and analyst and journalist)  [Read More…]

Smartphones trends: Mid-rangers in 2018

With companies constantly throwing new flagship models with sky-high specs and futuristic features at us, it’s easy to become overwhelmed. Especially when you check out the exorbitant price tag. But the question is: do we really need such a powerhouse to meet out daily requirements? More often than not, the answer is not really. We […]

Evie Launcher review: A zippy home screen experience that capitalizes on current trends

In the vast world of third-party Android launchers, it’s hard to cut through the pack and make an impression.

Evie Launcher, at first glance, looks like another easy-to-use launcher for those who just want to zip through their home screens and app drawer. Below that simple surface are a few features to help spice things up — but not every trick is perfectly pulled off.

Evie Launcher’s default setup is breathtakingly simple,  [Read More…]

This isn’t the Galaxy S8, but it enshrines the trends of 2017

This isn’t the Galaxy S8, but it’s fun to think about.

Many phone companies, particularly those based in Korea like Samsung and LG, enjoy teasing the technologies that will comprise their upcoming flagships well before those devices are announced. LG did it this week by announcing an ultra-wide 18:9 LCD panel that will likely live inside the G6, and now it’s Samsung’s turn.

The company’s Samsung Display subsidiary has revealed its next-generation AMOLED panel technology, replete with DCI-P3 wide  [Read More…]

5 important web development trends to expect in 2017

Web development is in constant evolution. Thanks to advances in technology and Internet capabilities, websites can be taken further than ever before. However, it’s not just the technology that causes techniques to evolve. In fact, the mentality of humanity plays a crucial role in development as well. From a business perspective, many organizations try to

From the Editor’s Desk: Android trends for 2017

Let’s talk about where it’s all going.

We’ll soon be closing out another year, so it’s time to look ahead to 2017, and see if we can’t take a shot at some of the major trends in mobile in general, and Android in particular. A new round of flagship phones guarantees specs will get speccier, there’ll always be expensive new toys on which to burn your cash. And people will still lose their minds over new  [Read More…]

Essential mobile marketing trends making an impact in 2016

Consider the following statistics that demonstrate just how pervasive the mobile world is. First, according to KPCB mobile technology trend findings, mobile digital media time is quite a bit higher than desktop usage, at 51% versus 42%. This statistic alone is enough to show that if marketers aren’t able to adequately reach their audience through

Google Search adds U.S. Presidential campaign finance info and search trends

Google continues to add more features to Search for people interested in the current for the 2016 U.S. Presidential election. They include adding fast access to campaign finance info for the candidates, along with search trends for the election.

Google says:

Today, working with one of the most respected data sources in the industry, the Center for Responsive Politics, we’re making presidential campaign finance information easy to access and understand, right from  [Read More…]

Trends Today: the social media world of #hashtags (App Review)

In today’s world of technology, we are able to communicate faster than ever. A simple #hashtag, like, or comment can help keep us informed of all that is happening around us. Unfortunately, it can also mean we may miss something important we want to know. With the Trends Today app, you can now keep up with all the top stories in one spot.


Trends Today is an app that opens you up to a world of #hashtags. It allows  [Read More…]

Twitter dumps the ‘Discover’ and ‘Activity’ tabs for new Trends section

Twitter has announced a change to its mobile apps today that will see the “Discover” and “Activity” pages replaced with a single trends page — now nestled in the search menu.