Andy's fascination with mobile tech began in the 90s, at a time when SMS messages were considered cutting edge, but it would be a decade before he would put finger-to-keyboard as a technology writer. In the interim he wrote about travel, formulated strong opinions about films and owned a series of audacious cars.
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Under Armour, the sports and fitness brand, has purchased MyFitnessPal and Endomondo, which come with a combined database of more than 100 million health fanatics. The next stage in its plan could be a wearable device with HTC.
A rumor has sprung up that Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has scheduled an event for February 12, but not in China. Instead, it's said it'll take place in San Francisco, which has prompted talk of a U.S. phone launch.
Pocket Points is an app which rewards students who ignore their smartphones during a class, instead of checking Facebook. Its concern for getting the best out of academic life only extends to iPhone users though.
Samsung's hold on the international smartphone market continues to weaken, and the latest research shows it has slipped into the number two spot in India, where it has been beaten by local manufacturer Micromax.