Samsung has stated that with the new S6 and S6 Edge you will "not have to worry about battery life again" with their new faster charging. Just ten minutes of charging will allow for four hours of basic usage and a fully charged device should last you for 13 hours of video viewing. During the unpacked event, Gregory Wade said, “we didn't want to have a built-in battery until we were absolutely sure users would be comfortable.” Well, it appears...
CyanogenMod 6.1.0 RC1 Available for Download
For all you CyanogenMod fans out there this will make you happy, CyanogenMod released version 6.1.0 of their ROM for the following devices:
- HTC Aria
- HTC Desire (CDMA)
- HTC Desire (GSM)
- HTC Dream & Magic
- HTC Evo 4G
- HTC Hero (CDMA)
- HTC Hero (GSM)
- HTC Slide
- HTC Wildfire
- Nexus One
Many users have reported issues with the marketplace, but those issues are being fixed. As for the features of this new release here are some of the big ones:
- Updated to Android 2.2.1
- Camcorder touch-to-focus
- Continuous Autofocus
- Quick Pin Unlock
- FM Radio Support N1/Bravo/Supersonic
- EMMC Support
- Kill Foreground apps by long-pressing back.
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Samsung has announced their two new flagships, the S6 and the S6 Edge. Both devices will run using Samsung's new 64 bit 14 nm Finfet processor which is a worlds first for a smart phone. It is smaller more powerful and easier on the battery. The performance is 20% faster, consumes 35% less power and sees a 30% productivity gain over the chipset in the Galaxy Note 4 which is running at 20nm. The ram is DDR4 which should boost running memory...
The mobile payment sector is growing at a rapid pace, with Google Wallet, Apple Pay and Visa's solutions each vying for the top spot, but that race is about to heat up, as Samsung has announced their entry into the space with an initative called "Samsung Pay". While most mobile payment solution rely on NFC to make the transaction, 90% of US retailers don't support NFC and to combat this, Samsung introduces MST technology which allows users to use Samsung...