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Samsung’s New CEO: Software, UI & Design High on His to do List

Samsung’s empire is in for a shake up with new CEO Kwon Oh-hyun inaugural speech to openly address area’s he intends to improve upon. Mr Kwon declared:
“A particular focus must be given to serving new customer experience and value by strengthening soft capabilities in…

Viewsonic ViewPad G70/E70 Android 4.0 Tablet Hands On [Video]

ViewSonic on Sunday launched four new tablets – including the incredibly priced £129 ViewPad E70 – at this year’s Mobile World Congress, offering the world of Android on a big screen on the cheap.
Starting off the latest range of new tablets is the ViewPad…

Android 4.0.3 Full of Bug Fixes & Tablet Optimizations

Google has announced Android 4.0.3 an incremental release of the Android 4.0 which includes a variety of optimizations and bug fixes for phones and tablets. Additionally developers will have access to a small number of new level 15 APIs. If you take a closer look…

ARM Launches Android Development Kit with Power Consumption in Mind

Today, ARM announced their new Android development toolkit, Development Studio 5 (DS-5) Community Edition (CE). What makes DS-5 special is it’s focus on optimizing apps, not just for performance, but for energy efficiency — provided you’re running on ARM chips, of course. It also claims…

Galaxy Nexus Shipping Unlocked in the US

We’ve all been speculating when the Samsung Galaxy Nexus… will be coming to the US, yesterday it sounded like Verizon was going to be the first to offer the first Ice Cream Sandwich handset. Now you don’t have to wait since Samsung’s Galaxy Nexus is

EU Competition Commision Gets involved in Apple Samsung Dispute

This is an interesting turn of events, the patent disputes between Samsung and Apple have often felt like the only one really loosing is the consumer.  It seems that the European Union’s Competition Commission is investigating the companies’ various disputes out of a growing worry…

Android 4.0 Ported to the Samsung Galaxy SII & LG Optimus 3D

Earlier this week Google released the source code for Ice Cream Sandwich and a mere four days later the new OS has made its way onto Samsung’s Galaxy S II & the LG Optimus 3D. The port looks fantastic and it seems that things are…

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Tablet Hands On [Video]

Qualcomm announced a few new processors to the Snapdragon line up today and showed off a reference design tablet on the S4 platform.   The new Snapdragon S4 processors are aimed at lowering design, engineering, and inventory costs. They are also optimized for use with a…

Adobe Launches 6 ‘Touch Apps’ Family for Android Tablets

Adobe is making design on Android tablets a little bit easier as today, they released 6 Apps which are apart of their ‘Touch Apps’ family.  Each app is $9….99 and available from the Android Marketplace as long as you’re running Android 3.1 or

PayPal Adds NFC Support for Android Phones

Not enough handsets have NFC but 2012 is going to bring a significant number into the mainstream.  So far you can pay virtually by simply tapping your phone against an NFC reader if you’re involved with Google Wallet… program that’s only in a few cities.  

HTC Announces Which Handsets Will Get Android 4.0

HTC has waited until now to reveal which of its handsets are going to be getting the latest Android upgrade Ice Cream Sandwich. Through Facebook HTC has issued an official statement on Facebook it looks like most (if not all) of HTC’s high-end phones since…

U.S. Cellular: Sell the iPhone? No Thank-you!

How many companies have the nerve to say to Apple?  If given the chance to sell the iPhone… you’d assume that everyone would just say yes regardless if they Californian’s asked for your first born or not.  Well it seems that U.S. Cellular isn’t interested

Samsung Galaxy Nexus Not Landing on Verizon Until Black Friday

When Samsung’s Flagship device was announced in Hong Kong a few weeks ago initially it was assumed that the Samsung Nexus Prime would be released on November 10th. There was never any confirmation from the carriers that they were going to keep this date and…

Nokia Lumia 800 Gets UK Release Date

Nokia confirmed today that the Lumia 800 Windows Phone 7 handset will be available within the UK on November 16th, just a day before Samsung unleashes its Galaxy Nexus… handset.
The 800 sports a 3.7-inch ClearBlack AMOLED display, a single-core 1.4GHz processor and an 8-megapixel

Samsung Galaxy Note’s Features Shown Off in 5 Official Videos

The Galaxy Note… superphone, or bridge device between the smartphone and tablet categories has a few official Samsung device features video’s. I have to admit after watching one I couldn’t get enough and they did a great job because they’ve got me wanting this phone.