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Saturday, 20 Jun 2015

Iris-based authentication systems coming to the Samsung Galaxy S7 and LG G5?

Iris-based authentication systems coming to the Samsung Galaxy S7 and LG G5?

South Korean publication INews24 reports that Samsung and LG are preparing to launch smartphones with iris-based authentication systems as early as next year. Could this mean that the Galaxy S7 and G5 will integrate the new biometric login systems?

Friday, 19 Jun 2015

OnePlus 2 confirmed to be powered by Snapdragon 810 (v2.1), runs

OnePlus 2 confirmed to be powered by Snapdragon 810 (v2.1), runs "cooler than ever"

OnePlus has officially confirmed that its next flagship smartphone will be powered by an improved version of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor. Known as v2.1, OnePlus promises that the OnePlus 2 will be "cooler than ever". We've got more details inside!

The DxO ONE transforms your iPhone into a 20MP camera with a 1

The DxO ONE transforms your iPhone into a 20MP camera with a 1" sensor

The DxO ONE transforms your iPhone into a 20MP camera with a 1" sensor. It connects via Lightning and might be the best camera accessory for the iPhone yet.

Nokia CEO says the company will design and license phones again

Nokia CEO says the company will design and license phones again

Nokia CEO, Rajeev Suri, has confirmed that Nokia plans to design and license phones again as soon as its deal with Microsoft allows it to. If you recall, back in 2013, Microsoft bought Nokia, and part of that deal stipulated that it wouldn't make or sell any phones until 2016.

LG G4 Pro to have 5.8-inch QHD display, Snapdragon 820, 4GB RAM and 27MP camera?

LG G4 Pro to have 5.8-inch QHD display, Snapdragon 820, 4GB RAM and 27MP camera?

LG's second flagship for the year is rumored to be even more powerful than the G4; it will come with a bigger display, a faster processor, more RAM and a more powerful rear camera. Hit the link to find out more details!

Thursday, 18 Jun 2015

600 million Samsung devices affected by vulnerability in preloaded SwiftKey app

600 million Samsung devices affected by vulnerability in preloaded SwiftKey app

A mobile security researcher at NowSecure uncovered a critical vulnerability in the preloaded SwiftKey app that can be found on over 600 million Samsung Galaxy smartphones. The vulnerability allows hackers to remotely access sensitive personal data and secretly install apps without user's knowledge.

Wednesday, 17 Jun 2015

2G cell service in Singapore to cease from April 2017 (Updated)

2G cell service in Singapore to cease from April 2017 (Updated)

M1, Singtel and Starhub will stop all 2G services in Singapore with effect from 1 April 2017. All three telcos will be offering a wide range of 3G and 4G handsets at various price points to help existing 2G customers transition to newer 3G and 4G networks.

LG to license and pay royalties for 2G, 3G and 4G patents from Nokia Technologies

LG to license and pay royalties for 2G, 3G and 4G patents from Nokia Technologies

LG Electronics has agreed on a royalty-bearing smartphone patent licensing with Nokia Technologies where the Korean company will license 2G, 3G and 4G patents.

If you're willing to jump through hoops, Windows 10 Mobile Build 10136 is out now

If you're willing to jump through hoops, Windows 10 Mobile Build 10136 is out now

It has taken a while, but there’s now a new Windows 10 Mobile preview build for Windows Insiders on the Fast ring. But there are a few important things to take note of if you want to install this build. More details within.

Korean telco KT first to roll out

Korean telco KT first to roll out "wireless 1G" service that is 15.6x faster than LTE

Korean telco KT is the first in the world to roll out "wireless 1Gbps" cellular service that delivers 15.6 times faster speeds than its 4G LTE counterpart. The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are the first devices to support such speeds in Korea.

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