Tag: crowdsourcing


Meet the Nextbit Robin: A cloud-based smartphone made by former Android...

A new startup called Nextbit — a new company led by a former head of partnerships for Android back in the day, a power-management engineer and one of the lead industrial designers behind some of HTC's most iconic smartphones — want to bring the cloud to your phone in a whole new way. The Nextbit has been launched today on Kickstarter — for $299 for early adopters; it'll retail at $399 — and will be available early next year. Robin definitely is a new concept and rocks the HTC like polycarbonate that we last was in the first HTC One smartphone— something Nextbit's Scott Croyle, the former HTC designer, is good at. The phone has 5.2-inch display inside, the circular front-facing stereo speakers that stand out, as do the huge sensors and front-facing camera.

Roadconexion: Uganda’s real-time crowd sourced traffic information web app launched

In June this year Google bought Waze a popular real time crowd sourced traffic app, for over $ 1.1 bn. A small group of 8 developers and graphic designers at Hive Colab have a

Mozilla experimenting on a Location based crowdsourced geolocation data service to...

Is your device equipped with a weak GPS to determine where it is? Well seems Mozilla has got a solution for you. The company popularly known for it's Firefox browser

KickStarter project brings an extra button on all Android Smartphones

Pressy is a new kickstarter campaign that intends to let your 3.5mm audio jack become an extra programmable button for your Android smartphone.

Google glass competition begins, have a look at GlassUP

GlassUP, a Google Glass rival has announced its own wearable display project, throwing the wireless headset open to crowdfunding backers.