Sprint seems to have gotten a jump on the Samsung press event scheduled for October 24. The carrier has offered up the official release date and pricing information for the LTE compatible Galaxy Note 2. And better news for those waiting, your wait will be fairly short.
Though we are only a couple of hours after the Padfone 2’s official unveiling in Taiwan, it’s pretty clear Asus prepared this day with much diligence, so we aren’t at all surprised at the amount of info and marketing materials coming from left and right.
The official unveiling of Asus PadFone 2 has put us in a celebratory mood here. And there’s more reason for you to share our excitement. If details of the hybrid device’s expected global release and pricing were still missing earlier, we’re now ready to fill in the blanks.
With only one week to go until the 5.5-incher’s special New York City launch party, reports on the beast’s releases outside Europe — which has already got a taste of the Note 2′s speed — are piling up. It looks like Sammy is really trying to conquer the entire world this time.
If you have been mulling over the decision to snag the Galaxy Nexus, but have been waiting for another price drop, Daily Steals has bested Google Play by offering the 3G/HSPA+ phone for $319.99.
One of the niftiest features of the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is its ability to run two apps side-by-side at the same time. While not everyone has been lucky enough to see the feature on their device from the get go, a firmware update has been pushed out by Samsung to enable it. For those who are wondering just which apps support the multi-window feature, here’s a list that members of XDA-Developers have compiled.
The new mobile payment system backed by three carriers (AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile), dubbed as Isis Mobile Wallet, has been pushed back from its original September launch. A leaked internal memo, as attained by Tmonews (and as we’ve reported before,) shows that Isis will now be launched on October 22 in two cities – Salt Lake City, Utah and Austin, Texas. But the memo also reveals more details.
We’re only a couple of days away of the Droid Razr HD and Maxx HD’s launches, but before Moto’s new flagship devices can see the light of day, the mid-range Razr M and Razr i are continuing their gradual global conquering.
Right on cue, the Asus PadFone 2 has just been officially unveiled in Taipei, Taiwan. While the second launch event in Milan won’t start until a couple more hours, which we believe is the one intended for the global audience, here’s what we can tell you about its launch party in Asus’ home country.
By now you should already master the art of pulling down the notification tray on your phone. In Android 4.2, as the embedded video shows, you can now pull down a second notification on top of the first one, but the second layer contains only quick settings.