Samsung demonstrated its Exynos 5G modem behind closed doors at CES 2018

Aside from allegedly showcasing its foldable Galaxy X prototype smartphone behind closed doots at CES 2018, Samsung also reportedly revealed its prototype 5G modem, the Exynos 5G, which will reportedly be officially introduced later this year.

Currently, Samsung’s Exynos 5 chipset covers one of the earlier 5G standards, Release 15. As per Business Korea, Samsung;s Exynos 5 modem works with bands below the absolute 5G spectrum minimum of 6GHz and millimeter waves (or mmWAVEs), which are rather high frequencies in the diapason between 28 and 39GHz. In theory, downlink speeds of …


Android Oreo update hits OnePlus 3 closed beta group, public beta for 3, 3T, and 5 coming soon

A new OTA update has become available to members of the OnePlus 3 closed beta group. With a size of around 800MB, the patch contains the eighth major version of Google’s mobile OS – Android Oreo. 
According to Android Police, the current build of the Oreo update is far from stable. Testers are experiencing connectivity issues, such as unstable Wi-Fi, hotspot, Bluetooth, non-functional NFC, and so on. OnePlus has advised users to report any issues that may arise during the trial period.
Apparently, …

Google Play Top Developer program will be closed by the end of May

Sad news for certain Android developers, as Google announced that one of its programs that recognize partners who create top quality apps and games would be closed within 30 days.

The Google Play Top Developer program is coming to an end after several years. Apparently, the search giant conducted research with developers and consumers and noticed that they prefer Google to focus on individual apps and games rather than of entire organizations.

As a direct consequence, the Top Developer program will be closed probably by the end of the month, and the …

Nexon announces Titanfall: Assault mobile game, closed beta starting soon

In a surprising turn of events, South Korean mobile developer Nexon announced the upcoming release of a new Titanfall game for Android and iOS devices. This isn’t the first time a Titanfall mobile game is announced, but it might as well be the first to actually made it to App Store and Google Play.

Back in January, Remedy Entertainment announced it has decided to cancel its Titanfall: Frontline mobile game after a few weeks of closed beta. As it happens, Nexon confirmed that it would soon start a closed beta in order to begin testing the game with a small group …