‘Super Mario Run’ on Android coming March 23 — will the buy rate be higher?

Android users will soon finally be able to play Super Mario Run, too. Considering that Android has a larger install base than iOS, it’s always surprising when companies choose to launch their apps on the Apple operating system first, but that happened once again with Super Mario Run. The incredibly popular game quickly shot to the top of the charts and broke all sorts of download records shortly after its December launch.

Link: ‘Super Mario Run’ on Android coming March 23 — will the buy rate be higher?
via http://www.digitaltrends.com

Best Apps and Games of the Week

Meteor is a speed test app for your phone. But along with giving you download and upload speed information, along with network ping, it also tells you how it will affect popular apps. You can select up to 6 apps and Meteor will tell you how good or bad they will perform on your current internet speeds with a detailed breakdown for each.

Link: Best Apps and Games of the Week
via http://www.gsmarena.com

Secretive Billionaire Reveals How He Toppled Apple in China

Duan Yongping is convinced Tim Cook didn’t have a clue who he was when they first met a couple years ago. The Apple boss probably does now.Duan is the reclusive billionaire who founded Oppo and Vivo, the twin smartphone brands that dealt the world’s largest company a stinging defeat in China last…

Link: Secretive Billionaire Reveals How He Toppled Apple in China
via http://www.bloomberg.com

Women next in line for serious gambling problems thanks to ‘female-friendly gaming sites’

ADDICTION COUNSELLORS HAVE warned that they expect to see an surge in the amount of women presenting at their clinics with gambling problems. According to the Rutland Centre, the female market is currently being targeted by marketing executives for betting firms to attract more women to spending money.

Link: Women next in line for serious gambling problems thanks to ‘female-friendly gaming sites’
via http://www.thejournal.ie

Android Apps on Google Play

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Link: Android Apps on Google Play
via play.google.com

How an Internet cloud crashed

This question showed me once again how misunderstood the entire “cloud” concept is as regards the Internet, misunderstood even by so-called experts who really should know better. Further evidence appeared last week when part of the Amazon “cloud” crashed. When it comes to the Internet term “cloud,” there isn’t just one “the cloud.” Instead, there are many clouds, run by many different companies and organizations.

Link: How an Internet cloud crashed
via http://www.normantranscript.com