The problem with HTC

I like gadgets. Specifically, I like gadgets that work, connect and help you achieve your task without making you jump through hoops. In addition, I believe that gadgets should look reasonably nice and if they allow me to tinker and improve them myself, then it's all the better. Gadgets that…

#Tags: mobile, smartphones, android

Global Positioning in smartphones

My first smartphone was an Acer Liquid. Among the many marvels of a touchscreen smartphone based on Android, it had GPS as a support for the then-infant Google Maps. Later on I moved to a Galaxy Note 2 (not my second, mind you). This one had better positioning using both…

#Tags: samsung, global positioning, glonass, beidou, smartphones