Mobile

Google patents swish, swosh, swoosh pattern unlock app swipe

Google has a new, freshly approved patent up its sleeve that should get rid of a few of the gestures involved when you launch your favourite app on your locked phone. The Chocolate Factory has won a patent for “alternative unlocking patterns”, which would let fandroids get into apps like the dialer …

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What’s New in Android 4.3 Jelly Bean?

Google finally took the wraps off the new version of Android it neglected to announce back at I/O (instead releasing new features via Play Services instead). Here’s what’s new. Control User Accounts with Restricted Profiles In Android 4.2, Google added the ability to created additional users for a tablet, much the same …

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How To Install Ubuntu Touch On Nexus Devices

Disclaimer “Touch Developer Preview for Ubuntu” is released for free non-commercial use. It is provided without warranty, even the implied warranty of merchantability, satisfaction or fitness for a particular use. See the licence included with each program for details. Some licences may grant additional rights; this notice shall not limit …

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Motorola X Phone Specs Leaked – Surprisingly Mid-end

The mysterious Motorola X Phone has had its fair share of rumors, particularly around specs and the possibility of customization. People are going wild over the X Phone, and we don’t know anything about it. Today, we have another spec leak for the device. But this time it comes from …

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How To Run Ubuntu On Samsung Galaxy S3

Warning: The following steps require a device to be rooted which makes warranty void and can cause bricking of the phone. Proceed at your own risk. There are some complicated details for the procedure. Requirements: 1.      Samsung Galaxy S3 must be rooted 2.      Have a kernel with loop support 3.      Omega 4.0 …

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How To Root Samsung Devices || Samsung Galaxy S3

When using a high end Android based smartphone is all about customization and optimization operations, as we can’t stop from improving and upgrading our gadgets for receiving more power, latest apps, getting rid of ads in applications, new features and a better web browsing experience. But for being able to …

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SAMSUNG GALAXY S4 REVIEW

{rating} Each year, Samsung’s flagship Galaxy smartphone sets the tone for the company. Its features proliferate across the Galaxy line and its physical design informs new phones and tablets. That’s a lot to live up to. Is the Galaxy S4 worried? Not one bit. Riding high on the popularity of …

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Galaxy S4 model number or high-end TIZEN smartphone confirmed: GT-I9500

Samsung is said to sell over half a billion cell phones next year, with almost 400 million of those being smartphones. Obviously, we expect Android to be the main mobile OS for Samsung’s 2013 smartphones, although other operating systems such as Windows Phone and TIZEN will also equip some of them. …

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Samsung Galaxy S3 vs HTC One X+ | HTC Lets Us Down Again

The HTC One X wasn’t a big enough rival to the Samsung Galaxy S3, so HTC has brought out the One X+. How will this newer version do against the Samsung flagship? Has it got the goods? Samsung Galaxy S3 vs HTC One X+ The HTC One X+ sales numbers aren’t in …

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HTC Butterfly launched

Today in Beijing, HTC launched the Butterfly, international version of its 5-inch 1080p monster Droid DNA and Butterfly J.   The HTC Butterfly shares the same specs as its Verizon sibling:  a 5-inch Super LCD 3 display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels (440ppi), quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro …

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