Tag Archives: iOS

In the news: Notebook sales still appear dommed, but some companies thrice

NOTEBOOK SALES STILL APPEAR DOOMED, BUT SOME COMPANIES THRIVE Notebook sales were still on the decline in the first quarter of the year, Digitimes Research says, although the “on-year declines were the slowest compared to those in the past five quarters,” and some laptop makers have enjoyed renewed success in the business during the period. […]

In the news: This Google app lets you control your computer from your phone

 THIS GOOGLE APP LETS YOU CONTROL YOUR COMPUTER FROM YOUR PHONE Remote desktops are nothing new, but Google has now released a slick app that makes the process a pleasure rather than wildly frustrating. The new software will let you control your Mac or PC from any Android device. Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android—snappy!—is […]

Hotels 4D for BlackBerry 10 joins the family

The award-winning accommodation booking platform Hotels 4D just arrived to BlackBerry 10! With this addition, Hotels 4D’s compelling reservations experience is now available for all major mobile platforms: Android, BlackBerry 10, iOS (iPhone and iPad) and Windows Phone. The service is also accessible via web, through the newly redesigned website hotels4d.com Consistent with the other […]

Hotels 4D wins E-Business award, gets noted by the president

Last week at the annual Bulgarian Association of Information Technologies (BAIT) Awards, Melon received the E-Business award for our multi-platform hotel reservations app and website, Hotels 4D. Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev attended the ceremony and personally wished us millions of new users. Congratulations to the entire Hotels 4D team and to all who have helped […]

In the news: Samsung Galaxy S5 rumored for two plastic models

SAMSUNG GALAXY S5 SPECS RUMORED FOR TWO PLASTIC MODELS Samsung may release two new Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphones this Spring to compete on multiple price levels, according to a new investor note from the man who accurately predicted many of the iPhone 5s features in 2013. Read the full article…  GOOGLE ACQUIRES ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE STARTUP […]

Changes 2014 brings to our blog

Happy New Year, dear friend! In this short first publication, we’d like to let you know what to expect from Melon Mobile’s blog in 2014. We entered the new year full of new ideas and armed with a new focus. Our deepest interests lie within the Windows Phone platform and our successful travel & navigation […]

Melon Mobile: Year 2013 in review

In 2013, the main focus in our own mobile portfolio was on the Travel & Navigation apps: GPS Voice Navigation, Hotels 4D and Speed Cameras. All three grew significantly in features, downloads and popularity.  On the custom development front, we also had exciting and successful projects, most notably the fun winter-sports focused app MAPtoSNOW. Let’s […]

In the news: Viber announces Viber out worldwide

VIBER ANNOUNCES VIBER OUT WORLDWIDE, BRINGS LOW-COST CALLING TO ANY NUMBER Viber, the popular cross-platform messaging and VOIP calling application, is rolling out their Viber Out service worldwide. The service uses credit purchased through in-app purchases, or via credit card for desktop users. Purchased minutes can be used on Android, iOS or the desktop client. In […]

In the news: Eric Schmidt writes a guide for switching from iPhone to Android

ERIC SCHMIDT WRITES A GUIDE FOR SWITCHING FROM iPHONE TO ANDROID Thinking about making the switch from iPhone to Android? “Many” of Eric Schmidt’s friends are, he says — and so he wrote them a 900-word guide to walk them through the process. Google’s executive chairman took to Google+ earlier this week to share tips […]