Category: Mobile OS

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Samsung gives an official statement on the third-party accessory incompatibility on Note 3

Samsung denies any correlation between the KitKat update and the reported incompatibility of the third-party accessory for Note 3 Yesterday we reported that due to Samsung’s new policy that prevents non-official accessories to work on Samsung Galaxy Note 3, the Spigen S-View cover no longer work with the handset once updated to KitKat. In all, this will happen to all...

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Mobile Malware Mostly Targeted Android Last year

Mobile Malware Preferred Android Users Last Year, with 99 Percent of All Mobile Malware Preying on Android Mobile malware is a pesky hassle. Cisco’s annual security report which can be found here gives some statistics on that. According to it, last year 99 percent of all the mobile malware around targeted Android devices. The most vulnerable to it were Android...

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Third-party accessories won’t work on Galaxy Note 3 once updated to KitKat

The Android 4.4 KitKat update on the phablet seems to disable all third-party cases completely If you remember, recently Samsung initiated a new policy that would allow only officially certified accessories to work on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 as well as future devices. In all, if an accessory doesn’t include the official Samsung identification chip, it won’t work on...

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Nokia Normandy user interface revealed in new screenshots

The forked Android version in Normandy influenced by Windows Phone and Asha OS More details on the Nokia Normandy smartphone emerged online – the model said to be a low-end device running a forked Android version. Two new renders tweeted by @evleaks shows the app launcher and the home screen of the future handset. The app launcher UI looks like...

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Blackphone will provide a superior security protection of users’ data

Blackphone is the most privacy-focused smartphone to be launched in 2014 Today one of the main issues for mobile users is the security of their personal data. The more advanced the technologies become, the more dependent we become from the mobile devices for our daily life. Every day we share personal information via our smartphones and tablets which makes us...

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Battery Life Extension – Handy Tips for Windows Phone 8 Devices

Battery Life Extension for Windows Phone 8 – Easy to Achieve Battery life extension is important for Windows Phone 8 devices. It is especially important for users on the go. Heavy users will find these battery life extension tips handy. Battery life extension is easy when the battery saver is on. Users of Windows Phone 8 devices can find it...

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Nokia / Microsoft not concerned about competition on the Windows Phone market

New players on the Windows Phone market would be beneficial for the ecosystem Nokia, the leading OEM on the Windows Phone market is selling its device unit to Microsoft. Currently, the share of Nokia accounts between 90 and 92% of the overall sales of the Windows-based smartphones but there are indications that many new players will appear in 2014. Sony,...

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Google’s statistics point out to 60 percent of active Android devices to run Jelly Bean

Android 4.1 is the most popular version of the operating system in the week ending of January 8 Google just published its statistics for January that point out the Platform versions information about number of devices sharing certain characteristics in order to help prioritize efforts for supporting different devices. The statistics actually reveal which devices are active in the ecosystem...

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Android 4.4.2 KitKat update begins rolling out for Galaxy Note 3

The update arrives with major improvements that reportedly increase the whole performance of the device Owners of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 in Poland rejoice because the Android 4.2.2 KitKat update is finally rolling out for their devices with model number SM-N9005. For everyone else, Samsung promises that the operating system will soon receive its update, starting with European countries. Few...

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Sony and Microsoft are discussing the possibilities for Windows Phone devices

It is official: Microsoft and Sony are holding discussions for Windows Phone smartphones In the beginning of the month we heard the rumors that Sony and Microsoft might team up to develop Windows Phone powered smartphone. The gossip was exciting for fans of the Microsoft’s platform that are looking for something new and different than the most famous line Nokia...