Wednesday roundup - below are news you need to know this day.
1. The newest version of Android will be called “KitKat”
The biggest search engine company Google will be releasing the new version of Android called “KitKat,”
See also: Apple Unveil iPhone 5s
"As everyone finds it difficult to stay away from chocolate we decided to name the next version of Android after one of our favorite chocolate treats." – Android.com
Related post: Oppo N1 World's first smartphone with rotating camera
The list of previews Android software names over the years includes Cupcake, Donut, Eclair, Froyo, Gingerbread, Honeycomb, Ice Cream Sandwich, and Jelly Bean. Google said - Android software powers more than a billion smartphones and tablets all over the world.
2. Nokia announced the sale of its mobile unit and business license patent to Microsoft.
Nokia mobile unit and business patent bought by Microsoft for $7.17 billion, after struggled to establish their mobile phones in market.
With rivalry of other giant mobile company like Samsung and Apple, Nokia lost many of their costumers. For 14 years Nokia was the top best selling mobile phone not only in the Philippines but around the world, but today Samsung dominate Nokia in the market.
My first mobile phone unit is from Nokia, but when Samsung release their android phone units I've move to Samsung for so many reasons. But I still use my Nokia phone.
If you own Samsung unit you can easily download and install thousands of good apps for free and their mobile phone price was very affordable, unlike Nokia very expensive, it’s hard to install apps but you will love the camera.
Base on report, the sale of Nokia mobile phone unit and business license patent to Microsoft will be completed in the fist quarter of 2014 upon approval by Nokia shareholders. Over 32,000 employees fro Nokia are expected to transfer to Microsoft once the agreement is settled Nokia said.
3. The New iPhone is expected to unveil this September.
Apple will release this year the new version of iPhone to compete over the rivalry with Samsung Galaxy smartphone, and other mobile phone company powered by Android OS. iPhone unit is very expensive, and many of us can’t afford to buy iPhone mobile that’s why Samsung dominated them in the market.
Follow UsFollow @itzperzonalblog