You’d wonder how smart a smartwatch really is if you really can’t pair it with more devices than just one, and ever since Samsung launched the Galaxy Gear, one of our biggest complaints was that we simply couldn’t use it on most of the existing and popular Galaxy smartphones in the market. Android 4.3 is required for the Galaxy Gear to work, and that’s rather unfortunate since Samsung hasn’t really been famous for timely updates in the last two years. If you wanted to use that Galaxy Gear, you were really forced to buy a Galaxy Note 3 along with it, and [...]
Even though the Galaxy Camera wasn’t able to prove much, the Nokia Lumia 1020 did. It wasn’t that the Galaxy Camera didn’t have a market; it was simply the fact that it wasn’t a better camera than most of the smartphones of its time once you compared the resulting photographs. Samsung obviously took notice, and we saw them take a stab at a better job with the Galaxy S4 Zoom, which we’d gladly call a “Galaxy S4 mini Zoom” instead, since it resembles the Galaxy S4 mini a lot more than its more-powerful sibling.
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Smartphones are such a contradiction lately. There was a time when cellphones were big, because components were big, and then that time when these were so miniaturized that they were hard to use. Smartphones began in that miniaturization stage, and therefore, having a 2.5-inch display on a thick device was a standard. Fast-forward to today, and all we hear are “big”-inch displays and the famous phrase “thin and light”.
Not everybody likes thin and light though. Some prefer the heft of a phone they can feel in their hands, and some even relate this feeling [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Instagram Video, and what this means to the few that actually use Twitter’s Vine service. NVIDIA is next as the company is shaving-off some money from the price-tag of their NVIDIA Shield. Liquid Cooling is next as both Apple and Samsung are reportedly in advanced projects that will allow future iPhones and Samsung Galaxies to offer this technology. Microsoft and Nokia make the headlines next since rumors had them working on a Nokia buy-out weeks ago. We end today’s show talking about the Samsung Premiere event and all [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the possibility of a blue or red HTC One. We later talk about Google’s new Gmail revamp and what this means to your email experience. Samsung is next as we have some leaked specs of the Galaxy S 4 Zoom and Active and this is both bad and good respectively. Then we talk about Nokia and the leaks of their Amber Windows Phone 8 update. We end today’s show talking about Tim Cook’s remarks that iOS 7 will be launched at WWDC.
All this and more after the break.
Stories: – Blue HTC One coming soon, [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the Sony Xperia ZR and what’s special about their new device. Google I/O is next as a recent interview with Sundar Pichai reveals that we might not see Nexus hardware at the event. Then we go through the recent leaks of Google Play Games, as the possible center for games to come to Android. The Galaxy S 4 Zoom follows with a possible leaked photo, and regarding the Verizon Galaxy S 4, well set your calendar to May 23rd. We end today’s show talking about the leaks of the Nokia Lumia 925.
All this and more after the [...]