- News tagged "android"
Wednesday, 19 Sep 2012
The rumored 5.0-inch Galaxy S 4 is said to make its first appearance at next year's Mobile World Congress event and be released globally in March, an ambitious timeline the company wishes to adhere to after the unveiling of Apple's iPhone 5 event. Since then, Samsung has dismissed the rumor.
Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012
AMD's new Hondo APU will only support Windows 8 at launch, according to The Inquirer who spoke to Mr. Steve Belt, corporate VP of ultra-low power products. AMD is forgoing support for the Android OS for now; however, it is possible to install Linux on devices powered by this new APU.
Thursday, 13 Sep 2012
Google releases a strengthened sandbox for Chrome for Android 4.1, while users of Chrome for Android 4.0+ will receive security fixes and feature updates for the mobile web browser.
Tuesday, 4 Sep 2012
It's been less than a week since the Galaxy Note II was revealed at IFA and Samsung has already have a horde of compatible accessories to show for.
Friday, 31 Aug 2012
The 7-inch Android-powered GamePad includes physical control buttons, analog sticks, and Google Play, so gamers can access their games, email, Internet, apps, and more through a single device.
Following in the tradition of the Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung and Dropbox have both confirmed that the Galaxy Note II and Galaxy camera will comes with 50GB of free storage for two years.
Huawei has demonstrated its Android-based UI at the IFA 2012, offering users a glimpse of what they can expect from the final product.
A leaked video of an official Samsung Jelly Bean 4.1.1 ROM running on the Galaxy S III has been uploaded to YouTube, further supporting earlier rumors of the device getting an update by the end of Q3 this year.
At the same time as Sony delivers the Android 4.0 ICS update to its existing Xperia smartphone line, the company will also be porting it to its Android-based tablets, the Sony Tablet S and Tablet P. Additionally, Tablet S will be on the roadmap for Jelly Bean sometime down the line, but the dual-screen Tablet P will not be updated.
Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012
Going overboard? Samsung has officially announced a couple of new nature-inspired shades for its ever-so-popular flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S III, bringing the total count of shades to six.