Android Market Renamed to Google Play
Search industry giant Google announced on Tuesday that they would be renaming the Android Market to Google Play in the interest of making things less confusing. From a marketing standpoint, it does exactly the opposite. Many people believe the name is misleading implying that it’s a site for downloading games or music. Google’s aim was to make the new site open to all users – not just those with Android powered devices. Was it a smart move?
Apple Announces New iPad: The New iPad
While there were many speculations on what the new device would be named, Apple announced on Wednesday that its 3rd generation iPad would be called none other than “New iPad.” No iPad 3, not even iPad HD (since it now supports 1080p video), just simply New iPad. The 2nd generation iPad is now called Old iPad. It does have the added bonus of 4G. Confused yet? So are a lot of people. More about this on another day…