The Russian government has forbidden the use of Apple’s iPad tablets across government agencies for security reasons including concerns over possible US spying. According to reports, security concerns prompted the Russian government to switch from iPads to Samsung tablets to guarantee data security amid revelations of massive US spying activities. Nikolai Nikiforov, Russia’s minister of communications and mass media, said [Continue reading…]
Samsung Galaxy Gear: Presentation together with Galaxy Note 3? The evidence that Samsung is already presenting its new SmartWatch at the IFA in Berlin is increasing. The IFA in the German capital Berlin will begin in early September and it seems that Samsung will not only present the new Galaxy Note 3 at the IFA, but also the new Android [Continue reading…]
Tizen OS: First mobile phone with Tizen even before September? The first smartphone from the known manufacturer behind the many smartphones of the Galaxy series with Android OS, Samsung, could present its first mobile phone with the new Tizen OS already at the end of October, according to new rumours about a Tizen mobile phone from Samsung.
Nightly builds of CyanogenMod 10.2 with Android 4.3 are available as download. The initial nightly rollout begins for Android 4.3-based custom ROM by the known CyanogenMod team. After several unofficial builds of CyanogenMod 10.2 after the release of the latest Android version 4.3 by Google, several initial official builds of the known and useful CyanogenMod custom ROM for Android devices [Continue reading…]
Samsung Galaxy Note 3: Two Note III-models – Snapdragon and Exynos. Samsung will host a typical “Unpacked 2013” event in the course of IFA 2013 and it is really very that Samsung presents the Galaxy Note 3 at this upcoming event in Berlin, Germany. However, new technical specifications about the Samsung Galaxy Note III (Note 3) emerged and they sound [Continue reading…]
Galaxy Note III: Larger Battery and a Dual-SIM variant by Samsung? The Samsung Galaxy Note series has long been known for its very good battery life and this is one of the biggest advantages over other released smartphones with the mobile operating system Android by Google on the markets.
The Exynos 5 Octa (5410) SoC by Samsung appeared first under the hood of the Samsung Galaxy S4 (GT-I9500 edition, not the Qualcomm Snapdragon-Version, the GT-I9505), and now an upgraded form of Samsung’s SoC regarded as the Exynos 5420 has been advertised by the known company. Similiar to the older Samsung Exynos 5 Octa chip, the new Octa 5420 processor [Continue reading…]
Boxee was acquired by the South Koreans from Samsung for $ 30 million (around 23 million euros) and it is probably to expect that some software from Samsung will work better, is better designed and will have more features, although there are hardly any details on the deal by Samsung to finally acquire the small Israeli and New York-based streaming [Continue reading…]