Neowin News Feed for: Kaios Neowin News Feed for: Kaios en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride ported to KaiOS <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A Singaporean developer of instant games, Storms, has ported the popular Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride over to KaiOS - the operating system designed for smart feature phones in developing countries. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 26 Aug 2021 17:20:02 +0000 KaiOS' Life app update makes life-improving content easier to find <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The KaiOS has have released an update for the Life app which makes it easier for users to save and search for content. The new daily feed also helps to provide users with fresh content. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 16 Jun 2021 23:16:01 +0000 KaiOS is testing UX enhancements for KaiStore in closed beta <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>KaiOS Technologies has said it&#039;s working on several user experience improvements for the KaiStore. They should make it easier to use the software and generally improve the user&#039;s impression. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 10 Mar 2021 19:34:02 +0000 KaiOS teams up with Justdiggit to connect rural communities <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>KaiOS Technologies has partnered up with Justdiggit, a Dutch foundation that focuses on fighting desertification, to help Tanzanian farmers preserve their livelihood against the climate change threat. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 25 Feb 2021 19:40:01 +0000 HMD Global introduces the Nokia 6300 and 8000 with 4G and Google Assistant <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>HMD Global has announced a pair of &quot;dumb&quot; phones, the Nokia 6300 4G and Nokia 8000 4G. Borth are powered by a Snapdragon 210 chipset and run KaiOS, featuring Google Assistant support. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Thu, 12 Nov 2020 15:38:01 +0000 KaiStore gets search and automatic update functionality <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The KaiStore, the app store on KaiOS, has received an update which adds the ability to search for apps and automatic updates for the store itself so users no longer have to update it manually. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 16 Oct 2020 17:38:01 +0000 KaiOS-powered K26 smart feature phone launches in Mexico <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>ALTÁN Redes has launched the K26 in Mexico for USD 35. The smart feature phone is powered by KaiOS so users will be able to use apps such as Facebook, WhatsApp, and YouTube without spending a lot. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 22 Jul 2020 20:02:01 +0000 Google brings Lens to KaiOS to overcome literacy barriers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has added Lens to Assistant for KaiOS devices in India. It currently supports a handful of the country&#039;s languages and plans to add several more in an update due in the near future. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Tue, 21 Jul 2020 15:16:01 +0000 KaiOS Technologies outlines how it helps users fight COVID-19 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>KaiOS Technologies has announced measures it has taken to get information about COVID-19 out to its growing user base in developing countries around the world. It also launched a new phone in Mexico. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 17 Apr 2020 15:50:02 +0000 KaiOS Technologies partners with Mozilla to improve Gecko <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>KaiOS Technologies and Mozilla have partnered up to ensure that the Gecko engine, which underpins KaiOS, is supported into the future. This will improve the performance and security of KaiOS. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Thu, 12 Mar 2020 10:20:01 +0000 KaiOS Developer Portal launches to help programmers create apps for the platform <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>KaiOS Technologies has announced the official launch of the KaiOS Developer Portal. The portal contains a lot of useful content for developers to get started building their own KaiOS apps. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:18:01 +0000 WhatsApp launches on KaiOS-powered JioPhone in India <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Facebook has just announced that it has released a version of WhatsApp for the JioPhone and JioPhone 2. The app is more bare than its Android and iOS counterparts but delivers core functionality. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 10 Sep 2018 18:02:01 +0000