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Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5 Fingerprint Scanner Susceptible to Spoofing Hack

Samsung Galaxy S5 Fingerprint Scanner Susceptible to Spoofing Hack

The fingerprint scanner security feature of the newly launched Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone can be bypassed with a spoofing hack. The hack was demonstrated by researchers from Germany-based Security Research Labs.

StarHub to Charge for 4G Speed Boost from 1st June 2014 (Updated)

StarHub to Charge for 4G Speed Boost from 1st June 2014 (Updated)

StarHub will charge 4G customers an additional $2.14 per month for the 4G Speed Boost from 1st June 2014.

Teardown Reveals Samsung S5 Costs About US$256 to Build

Teardown Reveals Samsung S5 Costs About US$256 to Build

According to market research firms IHS, the new Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone costs about US$256 to make, making it more costly to make than the iPhone 5S.

Tuesday, 15 Apr 2014

ASUS Chairman: Flagship Smartphone To Launch in Second Half of 2014

ASUS Chairman: Flagship Smartphone To Launch in Second Half of 2014

We just learnt from Jonney Shih, Chairman of ASUS, that the company will be unveiling a flagship Android smartphone in the second half of 2014. It is likely to be the successor to the ASUS PadFone Infinity.

HTC Issues Software Update for One (M8), Brings Extreme Power Saving Mode

HTC Issues Software Update for One (M8), Brings Extreme Power Saving Mode

HTC just announced that a software update (version 1.54.707.7) is available for One (M8) users. Among the new features and improvements are the Extreme Power Saving Mode and SIM card optimizations.

ASUS Launches ZenFone Series in South East Asia, Coming to Singapore in May

ASUS Launches ZenFone Series in South East Asia, Coming to Singapore in May

ASUS today announced the availability of the ZenFone series in South East Asia, which are preloaded with the new ZenUI interface and PixelMaster camera technology for better image quality. The ZenFone 4, 5 and 6 are slated for a launch in Singapore next month.

Friday, 11 Apr 2014

Samsung Launches Galaxy S5 in Singapore, Available for Walk-In Customers Tomorrow

Samsung Launches Galaxy S5 in Singapore, Available for Walk-In Customers Tomorrow

Samsung today launched the Galaxy S5 in Singapore with pre-registered customers from the three telcos and Samsung Experience Stroes being among the first to have the phone.

SingTel Group and Samsung to Promote Mobile Data Growth in Emerging Markets

SingTel Group and Samsung to Promote Mobile Data Growth in Emerging Markets

The SingTel Group and Samsung today announced a landmark partnership to promote mobile data growth in emerging markets. The initiatives is expected to benefit over 500 million mobile customers across the region.

Thursday, 10 Apr 2014

New iPhones to Come with Higher Resolution Displays, NFC and Side Power Button?

New iPhones to Come with Higher Resolution Displays, NFC and Side Power Button?

KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi-Kuo shared his predictions on Apple's upcoming iPhones. He expects the new iPhones to have higher resolution displays with slimmer bezels, A8 processor and NFC. The power button is said to be shifted to the side for better one-handed operation.

This Prototype Charger Will Fully Recharge Your Smartphone in 30 Seconds

This Prototype Charger Will Fully Recharge Your Smartphone in 30 Seconds

Spotted at Microsoft's Think Next conference in Tel Aviv, this prototype battery charger from Israeli startup StoreDot, uses nanotechnology to charge your smartphone from 0 - 100 percent in just 30 seconds.

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