Slashdot Items Tagged "smartphones"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @04:36PM Qualcomm Announces Latest Snapdragon 845 Processor
Monday November 27, 2017 @06:02PM The Pixel 2's Dormant 'Visual Core' Chip Gets Activated In Latest Android Developer Preview
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @03:56PM Samsung's Galaxy S9 Will Appear At CES In January, Says Report
Wednesday November 01, 2017 @04:36PM Razer Unveils Gaming Smartphone With 120Hz UltraMotion Display, 8GB RAM and No Headphone Jack
Wednesday October 25, 2017 @12:24PM Honolulu Now Fines People Up To $99 For Texting While Crossing Road
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:48PM ZTE Launches Axon M, a Foldable, Dual-Screened Smartphone
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @04:29PM Android Oreo Helps Google's Pixel 2 Smartphones Outperform Other Android Flagships
Tuesday October 17, 2017 @09:59AM Smartphones Are Killing Americans, But Nobody's Counting
Friday October 13, 2017 @04:13PM Apple To Ditch Touch ID Altogether For All of Next Year's iPhones
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @04:14PM Security, Privacy Focused Librem 5 Linux Smartphone Successfully Crowdfunded
Monday October 09, 2017 @07:57PM PSA: Microsoft Is Using Cortana To Read Your Private Skype Conversations
Friday October 06, 2017 @03:27PM White House Chief of Staff's Phone Was Reportedly Hacked Months Ago
Thursday September 28, 2017 @03:38PM Apple Recommends Children Under 13, Twins and Siblings Do Not Use Face ID On iPhone X
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @02:49AM The World's First Blockchain Smartphone Is In Development
Friday September 22, 2017 @03:55PM Super-Accurate GPS Chips Coming To Smartphones In 2018
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @11:39PM Google Buys Part of HTC's Smartphone Team For $1.1 Billion
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @12:23PM GNOME Partners With Purism On Librem 5 Linux-based Privacy-focused Smartphone
Thursday September 14, 2017 @02:41PM PSA: Google Will Delete Your Android Backups If Your Device Is Inactive For Two Months
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @01:39PM Apple Announces iPhone X With Edge-To-Edge Display, Wireless Charging and No Home Button
Friday September 08, 2017 @03:47PM Galaxy Note 8 Sets New Pre-Order Record For Samsung Despite Last Year's Disaster
Thursday September 07, 2017 @06:25PM Google Is Apparently Ready To Buy Smartphone Maker HTC
Friday September 01, 2017 @05:30PM Slashdot Asks: How Do You Navigate Your Smartphone?
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @12:38PM Ask Slashdot: Is Leasing a Smartphone Better Than Buying One?
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @04:45PM Sony Loses Class Action Lawsuit In Waterproof Claims For Original Xperia Z Line
Friday August 18, 2017 @03:16PM The Verge's Essential Phone Review: An Arcane Artifact From an Unrealized Future
Thursday August 17, 2017 @04:10PM Motorola Patents a Display That Can Heal Its Own Cracked Screen With Heat
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @03:19PM Essential Phone Will Ship Next Week, Shortly After Breaking $1 Billion Valuation
Monday August 14, 2017 @08:16PM In Less Than Five Years, 45 Billion Cameras Will Be Watching Us
Thursday August 10, 2017 @09:22AM T-Mobile To Launch Its Own Branded Budget Smartphone
Monday August 07, 2017 @03:03PM Android 8.0's 'Streaming OS Updates' Will Work Even If Your Phone Is Full
Friday August 04, 2017 @05:12PM BLU Claims Innocence, Gets Phones Reinstated On Amazon
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @03:55PM Apple's Shares Rise On Better-Than-Expected iPhone Sales
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @02:48PM New iPhone To Have Tap to Wake, Attention Detection, and Virtual Home Button, Says Report
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @08:54AM Amazon Suspends Sales of Blu Android Phones Due To Privacy Concerns
Tuesday July 25, 2017 @03:06PM Motorola Unveils the Moto Z2 Force, a Smartphone With Double the Cameras and a Shatterproof Screen
Monday July 24, 2017 @01:39PM Push Notifications From Popular Apps Are Becoming Increasingly Useless And Annoying
Thursday July 06, 2017 @04:16PM RED Launches a $1,200 Smartphone With a 'Hydrogen Holographic Display'
Thursday June 15, 2017 @10:21AM CRTC Bans Locked Phones and Carrier Unlocking Fees
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @03:52PM Play Store Downloads Show Google Pixel Sales Limited To 1 Million Units
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:49PM UCF Research Could Bring 'Drastically' Higher Resolution To Your Phone and TV
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @02:20PM Samsung's Galaxy S8 Active Looks Like a Rugged LG G6
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @03:06PM Apple Starts Assembling iPhones In India
Tuesday May 16, 2017 @03:33PM HTC Launches 'U11' Squeezable Smartphone With Snapdragon 835 CPU, No Headphone Jack
Friday May 12, 2017 @03:24PM China Is On Track To Fully Phase Out Cash
Friday May 05, 2017 @04:50PM BlackBerry KeyOne Review By The Verge: Part Productivity, Part Nostalgia
Friday April 28, 2017 @06:43PM Open Ports Create Backdoors In Millions of Smartphones
Friday April 14, 2017 @03:53PM Microsoft Confirms Only a Handful of Windows Phones Will Receive Windows 10 Creators Update
Thursday March 30, 2017 @07:13PM Smartphones May Be To Blame For Unprecedented Spike In Pedestrian Deaths, Says Report
Monday March 20, 2017 @07:49PM Samsung Announces Bixby, Its New Digital Assistant Launching With the Galaxy S8
Monday March 20, 2017 @10:31AM Qualcomm's New Processor Brings 4G To Feature Phones As Company Eyes Growth in Developing Markets
Thursday March 16, 2017 @06:43PM Sony Patent Could Let You Wirelessly Charge Your Phone From Another Device
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @12:40PM Android is About To Eclipse Windows as the World's Most-Used Operating System
Saturday March 04, 2017 @05:11PM New Technique Turns Random Objects Into FM Radio Stations
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @05:59PM Google Pulls the Plug On Its Pixel Laptops
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @10:52AM BlackBerry Returns With 3 Possible New Phones in 2017, But Do You Care?
Monday February 27, 2017 @03:32PM LG Unveils G6 Android Nougat Smartphone With a Compact 5.7-Inch QHD+ 18:9 Display
Monday February 27, 2017 @09:24AM Sony Launches Phone With World's First 4K HDR Screen; Nokia Brings Back the 3310 Handset
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @05:59PM Samsung To Sell Refurbished Galaxy Note 7 With a Smaller Battery, Says Report
Friday February 17, 2017 @10:01PM Congressman Calls For Probe Into Trump's Unsecured Android Phone
Thursday February 16, 2017 @10:39PM 99.6 Percent of New Smartphones Run Android or iOS
Thursday February 16, 2017 @03:31PM FCC Chairman Wants It To Be Easier To Listen To Free FM Radio On Your Smartphone
Thursday February 09, 2017 @05:42PM All Three New 2017 iPhones To Feature Wireless Charging, Says Analyst
Monday February 06, 2017 @05:05PM DC Inauguration Protestors Are Being Hit With Facebook Data Searches
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @02:54PM Tokyo 2020 Olympic Medals To Be Made From Recycled Phones
Monday January 30, 2017 @08:20PM Razer Buys Nextbit
Thursday January 26, 2017 @06:41PM Google's Pixel 2 To Feature Improved Camera, CPU and Higher Price, Says Report
Thursday January 26, 2017 @03:30PM Microsoft Reportedly Working On a 'Lightweight Version of Windows' Known As 'Cloud Shell'
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @03:13PM Samsung's Galaxy S8 Will Feature a Headphone Jack, Desktop Dock, 'Infinity Display' and More, Says In-Depth Report
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @08:01AM LG Continues To Bleed Money, Thanks To Smartphones
Saturday January 21, 2017 @01:13AM Microsoft To Lay Off 700 Employees Next Week, Report Says
Monday January 16, 2017 @03:26PM Microsoft Patent Hints At Foldable Tablet Design For Surface Phone
Friday January 13, 2017 @06:04PM Headphone Users Rejoice: Samsung Reportedly Not Killing the Galaxy S8's Headphone Jack
Friday January 13, 2017 @04:06PM Faulty Phone Battery May Have Caused Fire That Brought Down EgyptAir Flight MS80
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @10:08PM Japan Researchers Warn of Fingerprint Theft From 'Peace' Sign
Thursday January 05, 2017 @06:14PM LG Is Abandoning the Modular Smartphone Idea
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:59PM Ultrasound Tracking Could Be Used To Deanonymize Tor Users
Friday December 30, 2016 @02:50PM Apple To Cut iPhone Production By 10%: Nikkei
Friday December 30, 2016 @02:41PM Microsoft Is No Longer Selling Any Lumia Windows Phones On Its US Store
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @06:48PM Some Google Pixel Devices Are Shutting Down At 30% Battery
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @08:06PM Apple Tops Holiday Sales With 44 Percent of All New Device Activations
Tuesday December 20, 2016 @04:28PM AT&T Is Adding a Spam Filter For Phone Calls
Thursday December 15, 2016 @05:03PM Google May Prevent Samsung From Adding Viv AI Assistant To Galaxy S8
Thursday December 08, 2016 @08:23PM Samsung May Permanently Disable Galaxy Note 7 Phones In The US As Soon As Next Week
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:15PM Former Samsung Engineers Build Smart Umbrella That Tells If It's Going To Rain
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:07AM Samsung's Upcoming Galaxy S8 Flagship Smartphone Won't Have a Headphone Jack: Report
Monday December 05, 2016 @04:00PM Panasonic Announces 1,000,000:1 Contrast Ratio LCD Panel To Rival OLED
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @10:34AM Samsung Electronics Considers Split as Investor Pressure Builds
Monday November 28, 2016 @06:19PM Morgan Stanley: Pixel Phone Will Generate Google Almost $4 Billion In Revenue Next Year
Tuesday November 22, 2016 @05:09PM Tor-Enabled Smartphone Is Antidote To Google 'Hostility' Over Android, Says Developer
Saturday November 19, 2016 @01:23AM The Next iPhone Will Feature An OLED Display, Says Bloomberg
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @10:28AM Secret Backdoor in Some US Phones Sent Data To China
Monday November 14, 2016 @06:37PM Chemical Traces On Your Phone Reveal Your Lifestyle, Scientists Say
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @07:39PM Increased Smartphone Screen-Time Is Associated With Lower Sleep Quality, Says Study
Thursday November 03, 2016 @03:12PM Future iPhones Could Fold In Half
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @05:58PM Nearly 9 Out of 10 Smartphones Shipped Run On Android
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @04:35PM Samsung Galaxy S8 Screen-To-Body Ratio Could Surpass 90%, Near Bezel-Less Design
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @01:40PM Mobile Browsing Just Overtook the Desktop For the First Time
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:01PM The Phone Hackers At Cellebrite Have Had Their Firmware Leaked Online
Monday October 24, 2016 @05:32PM Rowhammer Attack Can Now Root Android Devices
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @04:22PM Samsung Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Exploding Galaxy Note 7
Monday October 17, 2016 @02:59PM Samsung Announces 10nm SoC In Mass-Production
Friday October 14, 2016 @05:25PM Smartphones Are 'Contaminating' Family Life, Study Suggests
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:44PM PC Industry Is Now On a Two-Year Downslide
Monday October 10, 2016 @06:54PM Samsung Orders the Global Shutdown of Both Sales and Exchanges of Galaxy Note 7
Friday October 07, 2016 @03:27PM FBI Looks Into Unlocking Minnesota Mall Stabber's iPhone
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @10:03PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One In 16 Android Smartphones
Monday October 03, 2016 @06:18PM Samsung's Next Flagship Smartphone May Not Feature a Headphone Jack
Thursday September 29, 2016 @03:37PM FCC Votes To Upgrade Emergency Smartphone Alerts
Tuesday September 27, 2016 @07:08PM DJI Unveils the Mavic Pro, a Foldable and Ultra-Portable Camera Drone
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @03:18PM Microsoft Unveils $37 Nokia 216 Feature Phone
Friday September 16, 2016 @12:29AM Apple Is Still Ignoring One of the Biggest iPhone Engineering Flaws of All Time: 'Touch Disease'
Monday September 12, 2016 @07:57PM Microsoft To Kill The Lumia Brand In Favor of a New Surface Phone, Says Report
Friday September 09, 2016 @03:42PM Smartphones Can Steal 3D Printing Plans By Listening To The Printer
Thursday September 08, 2016 @10:38AM Australian Airlines Ban Use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones After Battery Fires
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @03:44PM FAA May Ban Galaxy Note 7 On Flights Due To Exploding Batteries
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @08:40PM LG Introduces The V20, The First Android Nougat Smartphone
Thursday September 01, 2016 @11:51PM Google Cancels Project Ara Modular Smartphone Plans, Says Report
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:22PM Samsung Plans To Sell Refurbished High-End Smartphones In 2017
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @02:35PM New Nokia Smartphones and Tablets Are Coming in Late 2016: Company Executive
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:45PM Former CEO of Angry Birds-Maker Rovio Hired To Revive Nokia's Phone Business
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:42PM Microsoft To Lay Off Another 2,850 People In the Next 12 Months
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:06PM Samsung Beat Apple In Smartphone Shipments, Profit Surges To 2-Year High
Saturday July 23, 2016 @01:38PM Do We Need The Moto Z Smartphones' New Add-On Modules?
Friday July 15, 2016 @07:15PM Google Decided To Nix Its Oculus Rift Competitor
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @06:08PM Ex-Google Engineer Launches Blockchain-Based System For Banks
Friday July 08, 2016 @05:23PM Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Fails Consumer Reports Water-Resistance Test
Friday July 01, 2016 @04:43PM Senate Staffers Will No Longer Be Issued BlackBerry Devices
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @04:29PM UK Has Fastest Mobile Internet While US Lags Behind, Says Report
Thursday June 23, 2016 @07:48PM BlackBerry Remains Committed To Smartphone Business, Despite $670M Net Loss In Last Three Months
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @04:57PM KFC Introduces Meal Box That Doubles As A Smartphone Charger
Monday June 20, 2016 @04:19PM Smartphone Users Are Paying For Their Own Surveillance
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @11:55PM Samsung Buys US Cloud Services Firm Joyent
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @01:44AM Social Media Overtakes Television As Young People's Main Source of News, Says Report
Thursday June 09, 2016 @06:57PM Lenovo and Motorola Unveil PHAB2 Tango AR and Modular Moto Z Smartphones
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @02:48PM Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14361 Released
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @05:05PM Smartphone Sales Growth Will Drop To Single Digits In 2016, Says Gartner
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @08:56AM Samsung To Launch Smartphones With Bendable Screens in 2017, Reports Bloomberg
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @06:16PM Report: Average American Will Use 22GB of Mobile Data Per Month In 2021
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @10:54PM Sirin Labs Launches Solarin, a $14,000 Privacy-Focused Smartphone
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @03:55PM Nearly 1 In 4 People Abandon Mobile Apps After Only One Use
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @10:44AM Apple To Extend iPhone's Product Cycle; Shift To 32GB Internal Storage On Base Model: Reports
Monday May 30, 2016 @11:31PM Ubuntu Phones To Feature Wireless Display Support With OTA-11 Update
Friday May 27, 2016 @11:09PM ForcePhone App Uses Ultrasonic Tone To Create Pressure-Sensitive Batphone
Friday May 27, 2016 @04:17PM Possible Cellphone Link To Cancer Found In Rat Study
Thursday May 26, 2016 @05:02PM Smartphone Surveillance Tech Used To Target Anti-Abortion Ads At Pregnant Women
Thursday May 26, 2016 @03:19PM Millennials Value Speed Over Security, Says Survey
Monday May 23, 2016 @04:37PM Apple Sued Over iPhones Making Calls, Sending Email
Monday May 23, 2016 @03:42PM Americans Used Nearly 10 Trillion Megabytes of Mobile Data Last Year
Friday May 20, 2016 @07:56PM Microsoft Finds Legal Path To Launch Minecraft In China
Thursday May 19, 2016 @10:00PM ARM Announces Next-Gen 64-Bit Artemis Mobile Chip On 10nm TSMC FinFET Process
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:46PM Google Turns Firebase Into Its Unified Platform For Mobile Developers
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @03:57PM Google Announces New Virtual Reality Platform 'Daydream'
Monday May 16, 2016 @05:31PM Microsoft To License Nokia Brand To Foxconn, Says Report
Monday May 16, 2016 @12:57PM Apple To Launch Startup Accelerator, Three Apple Stores In India, Says Report
Monday May 09, 2016 @02:57PM FTC Orders Apple, Google, Microsoft, BlackBerry, Samsung To Divulge Mobile Security Practices
Friday May 06, 2016 @05:59PM Cellphones Do Not Cause Brain Cancer, Says 29-Year Study
Thursday May 05, 2016 @07:48PM Netflix Enables Streaming Quality Control To Reign In Mobile Data Usage
Thursday May 05, 2016 @06:23PM LAPD Hacked An iPhone 5s Before The FBI Hacked San Bernardino Terrorist's iPhone 5c
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @05:01PM Apple Loses Exclusive Rights To 'iPhone' Trademark For Non-Smartphone Products In China
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @03:46PM Slashdot Asks: What Do You Think Is The Most Influential Gadget Of All Time?
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @03:00PM Snowden: 'Governments Can Reduce Our Dignity To That Of Tagged Animals'
Monday May 02, 2016 @04:42PM LG's New Fingerprint Sensor Doesn't Need A Button
Friday April 29, 2016 @07:37PM Wireless Carriers To Adopt New Real-Time Text Protocol By December 2017
Friday April 29, 2016 @12:05AM The Critical Hole At the Heart Of Our Cell Phone Networks
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @12:22PM Smartphone Shipments Flat For the First Time, Says IDC
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @12:18PM India Makes It Compulsory For Phones To Have a 'Panic Button'
Monday April 25, 2016 @05:41PM Symantec: Cruz and Kasich Campaign Apps May Expose Sensitive Data
Saturday April 23, 2016 @09:47AM Slashdot Asks: Does It Matter That We've Reached Peak Smartphone?
Thursday April 21, 2016 @05:04PM Hearing Aid Business Under Pressure From Consumer Electronics
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @01:47PM Canonical To Release Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS 'Xenial Xerus' Tomorrow
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @01:44PM Google Scans 6B Apps, 400M Devices Each Day; Says 30% of Android Devices Don't Get Regular Patches
Friday April 15, 2016 @11:07PM New Full Duplex Radio Chip Transmits and Receives Wireless Signals At Once
Friday April 15, 2016 @06:56PM Sharp Unveils Cute Robot Phone At A Not-So-Cute $1,800 Price
Friday April 15, 2016 @11:29AM AMC Drops 'Texting Friendly' Theaters Idea
Thursday April 14, 2016 @05:22PM Google Launches Customizable 'Live Cases' For Nexus Devices
Thursday April 14, 2016 @01:17PM Phone-Friendly Movie Theaters For Millennials Could Be Reality Soon
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @03:25PM Google Calendar Celebrates 10th Birthday With New Goals Feature
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @07:13PM Facebook's Account Kit Login System Works Via Phone Numbers, No Passwords Needed
Monday April 11, 2016 @06:12PM Google Developers Create API For Direct USB Access Via Web Pages
Monday April 11, 2016 @04:21PM Cellebrite Is Developing Roadside Police 'Textalyzer' Device
Sunday April 10, 2016 @06:07PM Academics Claim Google Android 2FA Is Breakable
Thursday April 07, 2016 @05:53PM White House Declines To Support Bill That Would Let Judges Order Tech Companies To Break Encryption
Thursday April 07, 2016 @03:19PM FBI Director Says Unlocking Method Won't Work On Newer iPhones
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @05:56PM FBI Telling Congress How It Hacked iPhone
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @03:40PM Samsung Starts Mass Producing Industry's First 10-Nanometer Class DRAM
Friday April 01, 2016 @06:16PM Verizon Plans $20 Upgrade Fee Even If You Pay Full Price For a Phone
Friday April 01, 2016 @04:51PM Windows 10 Anniversary Update Will Bring Android Notifications To Your PC
Friday April 01, 2016 @02:46PM At 40, There's Never Been a Tech Company Quite Like Apple
Friday April 01, 2016 @09:17AM MIT Demos Wi-Fi That's So High-Tech It Doesn't Need a Password
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @05:22AM Police Unlikely To Win Wider Access To Smartphones Despite FBI Success In San Bernardino Case
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @03:54PM Company Creates Gun That Looks Like a Cellphone
Monday March 28, 2016 @04:34PM Oracle Seeks $9.3 Billion For Google's Use Of Java In Android
Friday March 25, 2016 @03:47PM Bill Introduced To Require ID When Purchasing "Burner Phones"
Thursday March 24, 2016 @11:44AM Sony Is Bringing PlayStation Games To iOS and Android Devices
Thursday March 24, 2016 @10:21AM AMOLED Displays Are Now Cheaper To Produce Than LCD
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @03:32PM OLO, World's First Portable 3D Printer Prints On Top Of Smartphones
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @01:53PM FBI Hires Cellebrite To Crack San Bernadino iPhone
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @03:11PM Major US Carriers Open Free Calls And Texts To Brussels
Monday March 21, 2016 @03:20PM Paris Terrorists Used Burner Phones, Not Encryption, To Evade Detection
Monday March 21, 2016 @01:28PM Apple Unveils Smaller iPhone SE, Starting At $399