Huawei owner unveils new Honor smartphone that can take your temperature

June 04, 2020 at 10:47AM The device will be available in China for around £335, but there is no word on an international release yet Huawei owner unveils new Honor smartphone that can take your temperature … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Huawei owner unveils new Honor smartphone that can take your temperature

Arizona lawsuit claims Google illegally tracked Android smartphones

May 28, 2020 at 12:09PM Users had their location tracked without their knowledge through their phones, apps, and Google accounts through “deceptive and unfair practices” Arizona lawsuit claims Google illegally tracked Android smartphones … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Arizona lawsuit claims Google illegally tracked Android smartphones

Time: Apple and Google Release Smartphone Technology to Notify People of Possible Coronavirus Exposure

May 20, 2020 at 07:09PM Apple and Google on Wednesday released long-awaited smartphone technology to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus. The companies said 22 countries and several U.S. states are already planning to build voluntary phone apps using their software. It relies on Bluetooth wireless technology to detectContinue reading “Time: Apple and Google Release Smartphone Technology to Notify People of Possible Coronavirus Exposure”

LG reveals new 5G Velvet smartphone in South Korea ahead of UK launch

May 07, 2020 at 01:00PM The phone will have a three-camera array, stylus support, and an 6.8-inch OLED display. A UK announcement is expected in May LG reveals new 5G Velvet smartphone in South Korea ahead of UK launch … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: LG reveals new 5G Velvet smartphone in South Korea aheadContinue reading “LG reveals new 5G Velvet smartphone in South Korea ahead of UK launch”

iPhone SE review: Apple’s cut-price smartphone king

May 01, 2020 at 07:00AM Top performance, good camera, long support and manageable size make cheaper iPhone a bargain Apple’s latest iPhone SE is a surprise cut-price marvel that revives a classic iPhone design and trounces every other mid-range phone in the process. The £419 iPhone SE takes the important bits of the iPhone 11Continue reading “iPhone SE review: Apple’s cut-price smartphone king”

For non-intrusive tracking of Covid-19, smartphones have to be smarter | John Naughton

April 11, 2020 at 04:00PM Monitoring the pandemic with personal technology is a thorny issue. We can get results without having our privacy on parade Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage On the weekend of March 20-21 news organisations in the US and elsewhere were reporting that beaches in Florida were throngedContinue reading “For non-intrusive tracking of Covid-19, smartphones have to be smarter | John Naughton”

Apple and Google team up in bid to use smartphones to track coronavirus spread

April 10, 2020 at 09:44PM The app will use a Bluetooth technology to trace every phone a person comes in contact with, raising concerns over privacy Coronavirus – live US updates See all our coronavirus coverage Apple and Google announced Friday an unprecedented collaboration to leverage smartphone technology to help trace and contain the spreadContinue reading “Apple and Google team up in bid to use smartphones to track coronavirus spread”

Time: Apple, Google Announce COVID-19 Smartphone Contact Tracing in Rare Partnership

April 10, 2020 at 07:10PM Apple Inc. and Google unveiled a rare partnership to add technology to their smartphone platforms that will alert users if they have come into contact with a person with Covid-19. People must opt in to the system, but it has the potential to monitor about a third of the world’sContinue reading “Time: Apple, Google Announce COVID-19 Smartphone Contact Tracing in Rare Partnership”

Smartphones could help us track the coronavirus – but at what cost? | John Naughton

March 21, 2020 at 04:00PM It’s wise to be wary of the government adopting intrusive apps that monitor the effectiveness of public health measures Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage As we confront the pandemic, we’re flying blind, like pilots in 1930s aeroplanes flying through fog. That, at any rate, is whatContinue reading “Smartphones could help us track the coronavirus – but at what cost? | John Naughton”

Mate Xs: Huawei launches latest version of folding smartphone

February 24, 2020 at 01:30PM Chinese firm also unveils updates to its tablet and laptop lines, plus new wifi speaker Huawei is launching a new version of its folding smartphone, the Mate Xs, alongside revamped tablets and laptops. Despite Mobile World Congress being cancelled owing to fears over the coronavirus, the embattled Chinese firm HuaweiContinue reading “Mate Xs: Huawei launches latest version of folding smartphone”

Major Smartphone Trade Show Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns

February 12, 2020 at 09:49PM Organizers have called off the annual Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, after a slew of high-profile tech companies pulled out, citing concerns over the spreading coronavirus outbreak. Major Smartphone Trade Show Canceled Amid Coronavirus Concerns…

Time: Samsung’s New Flagship Galaxy S20 Smartphones Have 5G and Intense Cameras

February 11, 2020 at 07:00PM Samsung’s back with another trio of smartphones, designed to take advantage of your wireless carrier’s newfound obsession with all things 5G. At its annual Unpacked event, where the company shows off its upcoming smartphones meant to fill your pockets and empty your wallets, Samsung unveiled the successor to its SamsungContinue reading “Time: Samsung’s New Flagship Galaxy S20 Smartphones Have 5G and Intense Cameras”

We gave teenagers smartphones. Did we rob them of an inner life? | Johanna Leggatt

February 07, 2020 at 07:00PM Teens, more than anyone, need time spent in solitude, where emotions are processed and the brain powers down There are many reasons to fret about our relationship to technology, not least of which is the way smartphones, and their slot machine-like apps, have hooked us so thoroughly. Thanks to theseContinue reading “We gave teenagers smartphones. Did we rob them of an inner life? | Johanna Leggatt”

‘New York Times’ Reporter On The Attempted Saudi Hack Of His Smartphone

January 29, 2020 at 09:03PM NPR’s Ari Shapiro talks with Ben Hubbard of The New York Times, who has reported extensively about Saudi Arabia, about the Saudi attempt to hack his iPhone. ‘New York Times’ Reporter On The Attempted Saudi Hack Of His Smartphone…

‘New York Times’ Reporter On The Attempted Saudi Hack Of His Smartphone

January 28, 2020 at 09:18PM NPR’s Ari Shapiro talks with Ben Hubbard of The New York Times, who has reported extensively about Saudi Arabia, about the Saudi attempt to hack his iPhone. ‘New York Times’ Reporter On The Attempted Saudi Hack Of His Smartphone…

Exclusive: Seattle-Area Voters To Vote By Smartphone In 1st For U.S. Elections

January 22, 2020 at 10:02AM King County, Wash., plans to allow all eligible voters to vote using their smartphones in a February election. It’s the largest endeavor so far as online voting slowly expands across the U.S. Exclusive: Seattle-Area Voters To Vote By Smartphone In 1st For U.S. Elections…

Iowa Democrats Will Use A Smartphone App At Caucuses, Despite Cybersecurity Concerns

January 14, 2020 at 09:14PM Iowa’s Democratic Party plans to use a smartphone app in its upcoming caucuses. Despite warnings about cybersecurity since 2016, party bosses are sanguine. Iowa Democrats Will Use A Smartphone App At Caucuses, Despite Cybersecurity Concerns…

Despite Election Security Fears, Iowa Caucuses Will Use New Smartphone App

January 14, 2020 at 03:53PM The Iowa Democratic Party confirmed to Iowa Public Radio and NPR that it plans to use an internet-based app to transmit results, but it declined to provide any more specifics or security details. Despite Election Security Fears, Iowa Caucuses Will Use New Smartphone App…

Galaxy S20: Samsung’s ‘insane’ new smartphone revealed weeks ahead of release date

January 14, 2020 at 02:29PM Numerous leaks reveal new name and new camera specs Galaxy S20: Samsung's 'insane' new smartphone revealed weeks ahead of release date … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Galaxy S20: Samsung's 'insane' new smartphone revealed weeks ahead of release date

How do I find a smartphone with the specifications I really want?

January 09, 2020 at 08:00AM Product search tools help you find a phone, PC or camera if you know the specs you want My Samsung S8 has given up the ghost, and the prohibitive cost of repair means I’m in the market for a new mobile phone. I’ve come up with a wishlist of specifications.Continue reading “How do I find a smartphone with the specifications I really want?”

The Emoji Designer Who’s Bringing African Culture To Smartphone Keyboards

January 8, 2020 at 02:29PM O’Plerou Grebet, a graphic design student from Ivory Coast, created over 360 emojis depicting different facets of African life, from the djembe drum to a henna-dyed hand. The Emoji Designer Who’s Bringing African Culture To Smartphone Keyboards…