China Still ‘King’ Spam

The most active countries sending spam is still held by China. Although the percentages were little changed, down 1.2% China, the United States fell 0.9% and South Korea fell by 3%.

Of Kaspersky Lab notes, the majority of email spam remains small with under 1 Kb file. In the second quarter, email spam small rose 4.8% and in total accounted for 73.8% of all spam emails.

Number of malicious attachments in the second quarter, down 1% from the first quarter to 2.3% of all spam emails.

Among the threats that spread through email, the most dominant is the email that is designed to steal user accounts to access the data (eg username and password), especially username and password for online banking services.

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Android yet overtaken

Android position as the world’s most popular smartphone operating system has not been deterred. In survey research firm Kantar Worldpanel Comtech, Android is still well ahead of its rivals.

In the U.S., Android gets tight resistance of used Apple iPhone iOS. Android market share reached 52% in the second quarter of 2013, while 41.9% iPhone.

In Uncle Sam’s, the other OS as if just being cheerleaders. See, Windows Phone won only 4.6% market share, and BlackBerry 0.7% only. In continental Europe, Android lead, which stood at 70.4% compared to Apple which is only 17.8%. In the UK, Android listed power with 56.6% market share of 29.9% and iOS. Continue reading “Android yet overtaken”

Asus wants to be the First Use Android 5.0

Android 5
Android 5

Android 5.0 operating system will reportedly be named Jelly Bean. Asus as one of the major vendors are hoping to use Android, those who will use the first Android Jelly Bean.

Asus prides itself as the first vendor to use Android in tablet Honeycomb Prime Transformer. Therefore, they are also optimistic quota of Jelly Bean Google to run first on their devices than other vendors.

“Asus is very close to Google, so that when they have Android 5.0 I think there is a high likelihood that we will be the first wave of the offering update Jelly Bean,” said Benson Lin, ASUS ‘corporate vice president is quoted from TechRadar on Sunday (4 / 3/2012). Continue reading “Asus wants to be the First Use Android 5.0”

Apple & Samsung ahead of Nokia in smartphone market

Samsung Apple Nokia
Samsung Apple Nokia

Already about 15 years Nokia debuted as a producer of the largest smart phone or smartphone universal. But now, they must be willing to abdicate overtaken by Apple and Samsung.

Notes from Strategy Analytics says Nokia now occupies third position in the smartphone segment in the second quarter of 2011. In the first place was Apple, followed by Samsung.

Nokia dominates the smartphone market since 1996. But intense pressure from rivals making the Finnish mobile phone vendor is finally toppled.

According to Strategy Analytic, Apple sold 20.3 million iPhones in quarter 2 2011. While Samsung sold 19 million smartphones, Nokia is followed by the number of sales of 16.7 million units. Continue reading “Apple & Samsung ahead of Nokia in smartphone market”