On the apps front this week, the big topic is Google Maps. Maps has a completely new UI, pretty much fullscreen, a slideout menu and has the action button on the bottom right. The search bar at the top brings various items into the mix and the search results are given in a nice card layout. The overall layout is much simpler. Sadly, Latitude is gone from the app and retiring for good on August 9th, in which location sharing will be rolled more and more into Google+ instead.
Thanks to an friend in the know, we reported the goods on the Moto X. It’s launching on August 23rd, has a 4.4 inch 720p screen, a 10MP camera, and you can say “okay, Google Now” [...]
Enter, the Samsung Galaxy Exhibit — one of the latest devices to enter the Galaxy family. While it’s a new device, the Samsung Galaxy Exhibit is intended for the low-end budget market, so it definitely isn’t going to “wow” anyone who has some of the higher end, and even mid-end, stuff.
So, let’s see how this device holds up, shall we? If you’re in a rush, jump straight to the video, otherwise, stick with us as we take a closer look at the Samsung Galaxy Exhibit.Design
The Samsung Galaxy Exhibit has more than a little in common with the Galaxy S3 Mini. It’s apparent in the specs, which are close to identical, and [...]