When the iPad was released, tech journalists were quick to worship it. Wired went so far as to write a front-page article claiming that tablets would change the world. While it was not about the iPad only, it was obviously inspired by the upcoming release of Apple’s device.
Now, a year and a half later, it appears the revolution has been one-sided. Recent figures show that only 6 million Android tablets have been sold, a slender figure compared to Apple’s sales of 40 million iPads. Let’s have a look at why Android has yet to catch on.
After years of focussing entirely on Gtk+ and GNOME, Ubuntu will finally start evaluating Qt applications for inclusion in the defaukt Ubuntu installation. Mark Shuttleworth announced the policy change on his blog today.
Now that the Mac App Store has been snuck installed onto your machine alongside Mac OS X 10.6.6, you might be wondering – is there some way to remove that monstrosity of an application from my Mac? While it’s not officially supported, it does seem like Apple has taken this scenario into account.
Apps, die auf keinem Android-Handy fehlen sollten, und Hardware-Tipps
Es gibt eine Vielzahl an Android-Geräten, doch noch viel mehr Apps. Der Android Market holt gegenüber Apple auf und verfügt jüngsten Meldungen zufolge bereits über 200.000 Anwendungen. Technik-Blog Engadget zeigt Nutzern welche Apps sich auf jedem Android-Smartphone wiederfinden müssen und was es für Android-Neulinge sonst noch zu wissen gibt.