Septimius_04_620x443_610x436 Samsung thinks the Touch ID feature in the iPhone 5S is a pretty nifty idea worth including in its upcoming Galaxy S5, if a note from a Chinese analyst with a pretty solid track record of predicting upcoming smartphone features (including Touch ID) turns out to be accurate. KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is predicting that... Read more »

January 28, 2014 at IST / Tech News.

Some Galaxy S IIIOwners Reporting Severe Device Issues Samsung has overtaken Apple has the bestselling smartphone maker and it has done so on the back of chic and reliability. So you can imagine the headache the company is now having with reports that people who own the bestselling Samsung Galaxy S III are having device... Read more »

December 23, 2012 at IST / Science & Technology.

Apple has begun the process of lessening its dependency on Samsung for chipmaking, an analyst. “Apple is working with TSMC at 20 nanometers,” said Gus Richard, a chip analyst at Piper Jaffray, referring to Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company’s most advanced 20-nanometer (nm) manufacturing process. Another chip industry source  confirmed this. “The Apple-Samsung relationship has deteriorated... Read more »

October 13, 2012 at IST / Tech News.

Samsung Targets Europe With Smaller Flagship Phone: Galaxy S III Mini To Pack iPhone 5-Sized Screen Samsung will unveil a smaller version of its flagship Galaxy SIII handset in Europe tomorrow – shrinking the screen from the 4.8 inches of its current flagship to an iPhone 5-sized 4 inches. Reuters is reporting the handset will be launched in Europe.... Read more »

October 10, 2012 at IST / Science & Technology, Tech News.