If it feels like Words With Friends has been around forever, the Scrabble-esque mobile game originally launched in July 2009. Finally, after more than eight years, a sequel has been launched and is ready for you to download on your iOS or Android flavored device. We don’t know how many Zynga employees it took to come up with the title, Words With Friends 2, but the sequel does borrow a lot from the original while adding new features.
Among the new features is a lightning round that asks the players to come up with as many words as possible over a set period of time, as they battle against …
Samsung said today that it is ready to start mass producing chips using the 8nm FinFET Low Power Plus process. The 8nm LPP node fills a gap between the 10nm process used last year and most of this year, and the 7nm process expected to be employed in 2018. Samsung says that it is ready to increase the production yield to stable levels thanks to the lessons it learned with the production of 10nm chips.
Compared to 10nm Low Power Plus chips, the 8nm LPP takes up 10% less area inside a device, and at the same time it consumes 10% less power which saves battery life. Samsung does count …
Gather around, Google phone lovers, we’ve got small Pixels and large Pixels, and both have undergone a rigorous battery life testing on our proprietary script that mimics heavy daily usage. The Pixel 2 and its XL brethren managed to beat their predecessors by a decent amount of longevity, and it’s not that their battery capacities have changed in any meaningful amount to boot.
News about Samsung’s Android Oreo plans emerged about two weeks ago when a new very early firmware builds for the Galaxy S8 and S8+ were spotted in the wild.
Today, new information about the Android Oreo update for Samsung’s flagships surfaced, and things seem to be looking good. It appears that the South Korean company is already readying an Android Oreo beta program for the Galaxy S8 and S8+.
Two new firmware builds tagged with numbers that are often used for beta versions has been spotted by the folks over at SamMobile: G950FXXE1ZQI7and G955FXXU1ZQI7. Apparently, the letter “Z” …
Back in the day when Carly was T-Mobile’s spokesperson, who could have foreseen that one day the carrier would become the most influential wireless operator in the U.S. Now, every time T-Mobile is about to make a new Un-carrier announcement, it means that the carrier, led by unconventional CEO and president John Legere, is about to solve another pain point for customers.
According to a typical Legerian YouTube video, the magenta wearing, Batman-loving, sneaker donning long-haired executive has been studying the “script” for the next Un-carrier announcement which will take place on …
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The Galaxy Note 8 is out and it is as beautiful as it is big and slippery. Yup, let’s say it outright, a glass sandwich looks awe-inspiring, but is prone to slip from careless hands, especially when the device is as tall as the Note 8 is. And, with it’s price-tag, that’d be one expensive slip!
Of course, you’d be considering protection. If you have a less …
Even back in those olden days of yesteryear before BlackBerry hopped into bed with Google, the company’s BES software was able to track a company’s fleet of mobile devices regardless of whether these devices ran on iOS, Android, Windows or BlackBerry. And while today’s BlackBerry handsets are powered by Android, the beat goes on as far as BlackBerry’s enterprise software and mobile apps are concerned.
BlackBerry released a statement today that indicates that the company’s Enterprise Mobility Suite and apps are all ready to update to iOS 11 versions the moment that the next build of Apple’s …
In November 2013, Snapchat reportedly turned down a purchase offer from Google for $4 billion. That same month and year, Snapchat turned down a deal from Facebook for $3 billion. Snap (Snapchat’s parent company) was eventually valued at more than $24 billion after going public. The bottom line was that by staying patient, Snapchat was eventually able to give its investors a better opportunity. So now out comes a rumor that states Google was willing to pay as much as $30 billion last year for Snapchat.
The talk between Google and Snapchat was alleged to have taken place just before the Series …
It feels like we’ve all been waiting for this day for eternity, but alas, it’s finally happening and needless to say, the hype is REAL.
Game of Thrones Season 7 is set to kick off in mere hours and fans are going all out when it comes to viewing parties for tonight’s premiere.
Except for maybe this one
Game of Thrones pool party outdoor viewing preperation. This is important..pic.twitter.com/Qirljg8v32
— Shawn Robare (@ShawnRobare) July 15, 2017