- Mobile Phones
Wednesday, 26 Sep 2012
A malicious code hidden in web pages, could trigger a factory reset of Samsung’s Galaxy S3 smartphone; deleting contacts, photographs, music, apps and other valuable data, as discovered by security researchers.
Samsung has just announced that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean will be coming to the Galaxy S III in October. In addition, the LTE variant of the Galaxy S III will be available from 29th September onwards at a recommended retail price of S$998.
Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012
LG has announced the LG Optimus Vu II, with availability slated for September in Korea. Little hardware specs have been revealed so far but the device is said to come equipped with NFC capabilities and a built-in IR blaster. More leaked specs point to an Android 4.0 build and 2GB of RAM.
Besides LG, Samsung and Sony, HTC is also rumored to be building the next Nexus device. Hit the link to find out what HTC has in mind for the Android flagship device.
Monday, 24 Sep 2012
This time, the Samsung Galaxy S III will be donning a pink shade and will be hitting Korean markets this week, bringing the total number of shades available to seven.
According to the interweb, many new and "happy" owners, particularly of the Black & Slate variant, are reporting "dents and scratches along the chamfered edges of their new iPhone right out of the box".
Friday, 21 Sep 2012
Singapore is among the first wave of countries to launch the iPhone 5 today. Hit the link to find out how the telcos and authorized Apple retailers coped with the crowds.
Apple's latest Maps app isn't very well received, but they implored new users to be patient with it. The reason given was that it's still in the early stages, and will only get better as people access it more.
Thursday, 20 Sep 2012
StarHub just announced the price plans for the Apple iPhone 5. Hit the link to find out more.
The new iPhone 5 will be available at Nubox's 10 Apple Premium Reseller stores tomorrow.