If you use Skype on multiple devices, you know what a pain it is to get notifications on your Android device. It just never works properly. And once you get it to work, you get new message notification on all the devices on which you have signed into Skype. Now the Microsoft owned company has realized that this is annoying and has announced that it has found out a way to avoid this. So starting very soon, you will only get notifications to only one device from which you are replying to the conversation.
Goophone has done it again, a lot better this time. The Chinese company that rips off popular flagship smartphones from Samsung and Apple, now has announced a new smartpthone, which is a clone of the yet to be officially announced Samsung Galaxy Note 4. The smartphone will not be as expensive as the original Note 4 is going to be. The hardware will also not be as impressive. The Goophone version of the Note 4 is going to be available very soon on their online store. This is going to happen even before the Samsung Note 4 is out.
Source: The Droid Guy
If you have heard of Tenno, a new video game for gamers, is coming to the Microsoft Xbox One very soon, as soon as next month, when the creators of the awesome Warframe online game are going to port the game from PC to Xbox One on the 2nd of the next month. The game community is already a strong 10 million gamers. But we can see this number go up very soon and easily next month, once the game makes it to the Xbox One. The announcement was made at the Gamescon conference, in an hour long panel.
If you are waiting for the Cupertino tech giant to release the next iteration of their smartphone, then the wait is not log. As the company has an event as soon as next month, where we are hoping to see at least one device. But the rumor mill does not wait for months. So, we have another leak from China, and this time around, it’s a battery intended for the 5.5 inch iPhone. According to the image, the battery has a capacity of 2,915 mAh and runs at 4.35 volts. The battery has a part number of 616-0675. Unfortunately, there is no model number.
Source: Mac Rumors
If you own an early 2011 MacBook Pro, you would know the very annoying AMD GPU related system glitches and crashes, which is just to irritating. There are a lot of people who have been reporting this issue. But apparently, Apple is not willing to acknowledge this issue. Some Mac Genius employees around the world have started redirecting such customers to third party repair shops when the customer’s warranty is no more valid. There is no word if at all the Cupertino based tech giant will acknowledge this issue or not, but a replacement is far from reality.
Source: Apple Insider
If you love reading about processors and their architectures, then you would be excited to know that Nvidia, one of the world’s best graphics card designer and manufacturer has revealed the architecture of its codenamed Project Denver processor. This is only for mobile devices. The custom designed architecture has both CPU and GPU built in. “With its exceptional performance and superior energy efficiency, the 64-bit Tegra K1 with Denver CPU is the world’s first 64-bit ARM processor for Android, and completely outpaces other ARM-based mobile processors,” Nvidia said in a blog post. If you want to know more, hit the source link below.
Source: Venture Beat
The event being hosted by the South Korean smartphone giant, Samsung, is nearing, and we are still getting updates about the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. According to latest updates, the company is going with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 SoC for markets with LTE, and with a variant of the Samsung Exynos 5433 chip for non-LTE markets. So that is not changing, so the Asian market will get the not-so-good Exynos version while the Western market will get the Snapdragon version. However, this still has to be confirmed by the company.
Source: The Droid Guy
The Taiwan based smartphone giant, HTC, has already released a flagship for this year, the HTC One (M8), and this is one awesome smartphone. But this is for the Android crowd. What about the Windows Phone crowd? Well, there is a rumor that the company is also releasing the smartphone M8 device, but with Windows Phone 8.1 running on it. The rumor also says that only a week after the smartphone is announced, the company is going to put it in the retail market for sales, which is just amazing both for the customers and for the company. Now it is to see if this really happens, and when.
Source: Mobility Digest
If you use your iPhone for a lot of venue discoveries on the Apple Maps and also read restaurant reviews on Yelp, then you would know by now how the whole iOS 8 ecosystem is built around this. As you can see form the image provided above, people over at Apple insider have discovered that anything you search on the Maps which comes with a phone number, will be automatically added to your Phone app’s recents list, including the Yelp score and more. This is a very handy feature for people who like exploring the area around them.
Source: Apple Insider
We know that the South Korean smartphone giant, Samsung, and the ebook selling giant, Barnes 7 Nobel, are working together on a product, a tablet. And this month, on the 20th, we will be able to see the device for the first time, as the companies are announcing the device on the 20th at the Barnes & Nobel retail store in Union Square in New York City. And then on September 3rd, we have another even hosted by Samsung at which probably the Note 4 will be announced. Anyway, since the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook will be announced at a retail store, the attendees will be able to buy the device right there and then.
Source: Talk Android