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These Glitches From Google Maps Are Worthy of an Art Gallery

Author: Kyle VanHemert. Kyle VanHemert Design<p>Date of Publication: 12.27.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>As sophisticated as it is, Google …

Samsung's got another tablet in the works

One of the great things about the FCC is that the commission is obligated to reveal all of the newly minted and as-yet unannounced gadgets that pass through its hallowed halls. The latest to be shown is a Samsung tablet measuring in the 8-9-inch category. Naturally, all that the FCC is concerned …

Rumor: 5.25-inch Galaxy S5 2560 x 1440 AMOLED display enters mass production

A new report from South Korea says that Samsung has started mass-producing 5.25-inch displays for the upcoming Galaxy S5 flagship smartphone.<p><i>DDaily</i> says that the Galaxy S5 will have a 5.25-inch AMOLED display that will pack an impressive WQHD resolution, or 2560 x 1440, for a pixel per inch density …

Oppo Find 7 will feature a 5.5-inch display with a 2k resolution

Just like we saw with the Oppo N1, Oppo has begun the process of slowly releasing new information about its upcoming Find 7 handset via a series of teasers meant to bring both attention and improved international brand recognition to the still relatively unknown manufacturer.<p>In an earlier teaser, …

How Android updates are released: HTC infographic on why KitKat may be late

Android has been often criticized for the time it takes for OEMs to release the latest versions of the mobile OS to customers, but HTC has put up an useful infographic in which it shows us how updates are released for carrier devices, unlocked edition and developer devices and Google Play edition …

Purported HTC One 2 (M8) 3D-printed model photographed

HTC’s upcoming flagship Android handset – referred to as HTC M8 or HTC One 2 in previous reports – is supposedly launching at some point in early 2014, and while the handset is yet to become official, an alleged picture showing a 3D-printed model of the upcoming handset has been posted …

From mono to Galaxy Note 3: Samsung’s "Evolution of Display" infographic

Samsung has posted an “Evolution of Display” infographic on its blog, part of its “History of Samsung Mobile Phones” series.<p>The infographic (see it at the end of the post) takes us from the SH100, the company’s first analog mobile phone launched in 1988 with a small mono display to the Galaxy Note …

Rumor: Galaxy Note Pro specs and features detailed, tablet coming at CES 2014

The 12.2-inch Galaxy Note Pro Android tablet has reportedly been demoed in South Korea a few days ago, with the device expected to be unveiled early next month at CES 2014.<p>According to <i>ZDNet Korea</i>, the Galaxy Note Pro will be released in the first quarter of next year, something we’ve recently heard …

Top-rated reviews of the week (pictures)

HTC One Google Play Edition The pricey HTC One Google Play Edition smartphone's unique blend of premium design, components, and pure Jelly Bean software will tempt only true Android fanatics. Read the review .<p>Updated:June 28, 2013 Caption:CNET Reviews staffPhoto:Sarah Tew/CNET<p>Samsung Galaxy S4 …

Gear & Gadgets

These Guys Used 1600 Instagram Photos to Make One Instagram Video

To everyone shooting Instagram videos right now, just give up. No one cares about your 15 second selfie or crappy first video test. It's never going …

Mobile Photography

How the Sony Xperia Z Ultra stylus functionality works

Earlier today, the Sony Xperia Z Ultra was officially announced, bringing with it a stunning 6.4-inch 1080p TFT display and a blazingly fast Snapdragon 800 processor. The phone’s specs are bleeding edge in nearly every aspect, but it is the display that really has us buzzing.<p>No, it isn’t just the …

Galaxy S4 and HTC One with Nexus Experience begin selling tomorrow

The Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One are two of the biggest releases of the year, though, the crowd wasn’t very interested in them due to the bloated software, sluggishness, and etc. However, just recently it was announced that the two devices would be launching with the Nexus Experience (stock …

Photos of Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A leak, Snapdragon 800 confirmed

Samsung just can’t keep seem to keep its myriad of products from leaking. A bit more than a week since what appeared to be a Snapdragon 800 –touting Galaxy S4 smashed AnTuTu benchmark records, bloggers for Samsung Mobile, a South Korea-based smartphone blog, managed to get their hands on the …

Samsung officially announces the Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A

If the regular Samsung Galaxy S4 just doesn’t offer the data speeds that you need, you’ll be pleased to know that Samsung and South Korean carrier SK Telecom have come together to announce the world’s first LTE Advanced capable device.<p>The Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A is the newest smartphone to join the …

Hurry up and put a projector in my phone, Intel

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>For several years now, Intel (s intc) has used its annual Research@Intel event to showcase an interactive projected display. …

Juniper: 92% of Known Mobile Threats Target Android

Mobile malware is becoming “an increasingly profit-driven business,” according to Juniper Networks, which today released its third annual Mobile Threats Report. The total amount of mobile malware across all mobile platforms grew 155 percent in 2011, while between March 2012 through March 2013, the …

iPhone loses market share in Europe as Android surges

Apple lost market share to Android in Western Europe, according to market researcher IDC.<p>Market trends in Western Europe are not looking good for Apple's iPhone. "Apple's iOS continues to lose ground as market share declined to 20% from 25% in 1Q12 [first quarter 2012]," IDC said Tuesday.<p>Android, …

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