I always felt that Samsung’s original 3 button layout (first seen on the Galaxy S) has been the best for Android devices. The 3 button layout seen on the international Galaxy S and S II have now become the standard control layout for every Galaxy S III variant. If you are an American consumer, you may be used to the more typical 4x capacitive button layout seen...

I’ve been playing with the Samsung Galaxy Note for a few hours now and I must say that I am having a blast! The S-Pen is a great way to interact with the device as it provides accurate and intuitive input. At first glimpse I did feel as though there was a slight problem: the S-Pen did not interact with the capacitive navigation buttons along the bottom of the device!...

Some of the coolest features of Windows Phone 7’s Mango build are Bing’s new built in features. If you are classically trained as an Android user, you may be familiar with such applications as Yelp, Shazaam, Bardcode Scanner, QR Droid and Google Voice Search. These of course are applications that need to be downloaded from the market and can clutter your phone–the...

Google continue pushing for more added service to mobile. And the latest addition give users a more comprehensive view of their local merchants, including address, hours, reviews and more. The organized information is bound to be helpful when you are looking to check if it’s too late to go to a certain restaurant for dinner or check on the review of the new cafe...

Gesture Search from Google Labs lets you search your Android-powered device by drawing alphabet gestures on the touch screen. It allows you to quickly find a contact, a bookmark, an application, or a music track from hundreds or thousands of items, all in one place. It is fast and fun to use. If there was ever a competition to see which platform has the most complete set...

Bing arrived a couple of days early of its scheduled launch date. And today, Bing is officially here and it arrives with an introduction commercial, “Bing and Decide”. With the goal to become not just another search engine that throws back “questions” and “confusions”, Bing aims to become a decision engine. As a Microsoft ad, this feels...

Update: Mobile site for Bing is now up. Simply point your mobile browser to m.bing.com. Have fun Bing-ing! Developing a search engine no longer has the cool factor it used to be associated with. A few weeks ago, we witnessed the birth of Wolfram Alpha, a computation knowledge engine whose goal is to provide knowledge based on your query. Today, with Microsoft CEO Steve...

Google Mobile App N/A Cost: Free Google (Developer Info) [ratings] Google Mobile provides easy one-click access to its most popular features including Google Search, Google Calendar, Gmail, Picasa and G-Sync for Windows Mobile. The cost of acquiring all these benefits onto your Windows Mobile device? Free. Download it and place it on your Today screen...

Google has improved their Search with My Location, the same cell tower triangulation technology used by Google Maps.  What this means for those that use Google Search (the downloadable homescreen searchbar add-on) or the search site using PocketIE is that search results will be updated based upon your current location.  In many ways this is an improvement on the...