• Korean Media Reveals Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-Orders Available on April 7

    Posted on March 16th, 2017 Yuson Zou | No comments

    Tweet It is officially confirmed by Samsung that Samsung Galaxy S8 duo will be released on March 29, but the date for people to pre-order Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus is till not decided yet. According to Korean Media, both Galaxy S8 and S8+ are supposed to be available for pre-order in South Korea starting April 7. While the pre-order period will end on April 17, the smartphones will only make their debut on the market on April 21. The Korean media reports Samsung will hold pre-launch events on April... Read more

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  • How do Chinese Smartphone Brands like Huawei Survive in the European Market

    Posted on March 9th, 2017 Henry | No comments

    Tweet In Europe, a lot of people must’ve heard about Chinese smartphone brands like Huawei or Lenovo. More and more Chinese smartphone manufacturers are participating in some global electronic shows. For instance, in the Mobile World Congress that just past a few weeks ago, more than half of the smartphones announced are made in China or came from China. As a matter of fact, China has been one of the most crucial smartphone markets for a lot of manufacturers, whether they’re Chinese compani... Read more

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  • Apple Re-Launches iPhone 6 Model in Gold 32 GB for Asian Customers

    Posted on March 6th, 2017 Yuson Zou | No comments

    Tweet Apple’s iPhone 6 dates back to 2014. When iPhone 6 debuted, there were three models available: 16/64/128 GB. Apple did not launch the iPhone 6 in a 32 GB SKU before. But now Apple is re-launching the iPhone 6 in a 32 GB gold configuration. Although the 32 GB iPhone 6 is released, it is not sold at retail stores or on its website where Apple continues to sell the iPhone SE as its low-end option. Compared with iPhone 6, iPhone SE has better internal components but does not have a lar... Read more

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  • Samsung Is to Unveil Galaxy S8 on March 29, 2017

    Posted on February 27th, 2017 Yuson Zou | No comments

    Tweet Samsung has announced that it is going to reveil its next flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy S8 on the coming March 29, 2017. It is expected that Galaxy S8 will make its debut at MWC 2017, but the South Korea giant decided to delay the debut because of the disastrous Galaxy Note 7. Rumor has it that the Galaxy S8 will be a 5.8-inch handset. It is highly possible that a 6.2-inch S8 Plus will be launched together with Galaxy S8. Both Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will allegedly feature an “infini... Read more

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  • Acoustic Imaging Technology Reported to Replace Touch ID in Future iPhone Models

    Posted on February 24th, 2017 Echo Brown | No comments

    Tweet In its filing for “Acoustic imaging system architecture,” Apple proposes a method by which a conventional capacitive fingerprint sensor like Touch ID might be replaced by an array of acoustic transducers laid out beneath a device display or its protective housing. As described in some embodiments, the transducers in a first mode generate acoustic waves, or pulses, capable of propagating through a variety of substrates, including an iPhone’s coverglass. Operation, or driv... Read more

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  • Samsung Will Soon Allow Galaxy Fingerprint Reader to Unlock Any Windows 10 PC

    Posted on February 22nd, 2017 Yuson Zou | No comments

    Tweet As planned, Samsung is going to make its Flow Android app compatible with any Windows 10 PC. At first, Samsung introduced a Samsung Flow App for Android last year to unlock its Windows 10-powered Galaxy TabPro S, and users can use the fingerprint reader on a compatible Galaxy smartphone to directly unlock the Windows 10 tablet. At the moment, Samsung Flow allows Galaxy Tab Pro S users to unlock their tablet with a compatible Galaxy smartphone’s fingerprint scanner. Here are the supp... Read more

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  • Apple is Reportedly Adding Wireless Charging to iPhone 8

    Posted on February 12th, 2017 Henry | No comments

    Tweet There’s been rumors over the past few months that the iPhone 8 would be featuring wireless charging and a recent report further confirms it. According to KGI Securities Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, all three models of iPhone 8 will have wireless charging built-in. Apple is expected to release 3 different models of iPhone 8. There would be a 4.7-inch model and a 5.5-inch model just like with the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, but it’s said that Apple’s adding a new 5.8-inch model to the iP... Read more

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  • YouTube Debuts iPhone Livestreams for Over 10,000 Subscribers

    Posted on February 8th, 2017 Echo Brown | No comments

    Tweet Google’s YouTube on Tuesday launched live streaming via its iPhone and iPad app, bringing the feature out of beta as it attempts to compete with similar streaming options available from Facebook and Twitter. While the general public “will have it soon,” mobile YouTube streaming is currently available only to people with over 10,000 subscribers, the company said. Though it didn’t explain why, this is presumably to manage bandwidth and/or iron out any final issues. St... Read more

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