News tagged ‘tizen’
Monday, 2 Jun 2014
Samsung Electronics today announced the world's first Tizen-powered smartphone, the Samsung Z. It will be available in Q3 in Russia and is expected to be rolled out to other markets.
Samsung Galaxy Gear owners now have one less reason to upgrade to the Gear 2. A new software update is now available to switch the smart watch's OS from Android to Tizen, which brings several new features and improvements.
Monday, 26 May 2014
The Wall Street Journal reports that Samsung is developing a smart watch that can make calls and send email without being tethered to a smartphone. It is expected to be launched between June and July.
Monday, 21 Apr 2014
Samsung has disclosed plans to roll out smartphones equipped with the Linux-based platform. The first Tizen-based smartphone will be a high-end device, with a second mid-market one to follow.
Friday, 28 Mar 2014
Samsung has released its next-gen of wearable devices, the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo, as well as the Gear Fit, locally. Pricing and details inside.
Sunday, 23 Feb 2014
Samsung Electronics today unveiled not one, but two successors to its Galaxy Gear smart watch at Mobile World Congress 2014. They are the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo. How different are they from the first generation Galaxy Gear? Hit the link to find out more.
Tuesday, 15 May 2012
The new Linux-based open source mobile OS can run Android applications via a program called Application Compatibility Layer (ACL), reports the Handheld Blog.
Wednesday, 9 May 2012
The 2012 Tizen Developer Conference in San Francisco saw several companies carrying out demos of the open source mobile platform on reference devices. The specs of the device include a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 4.65-inch Super AMOLED display and 16GB storage capacity.
Monday, 16 Jan 2012
Samsung will be merging its homegrown mobile operating system, bada, with the Linux-based Tizen. The company pledged backward compatibility with current bada apps and continuing support for apps written using the bada software development kit (SDK).
Friday, 30 Sep 2011
According to a report from Wall Street Journal, Nokia is working on a Linux-based operating system (codenamed "Meltemi") for its feature phones.