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A technical flaw for Samsung phones can trigger a factory reset state

A new vulnerability in top notch Samsung phones has been found according to which a simple line of code embedded on a web page can trigger a factory reset on them. In other words, this simple line of code can lock the SIM card of the phone, bringing it back to factory reset state. This was found in a recent research and was demonstrated by Technical University of Berlin researcher Ravi Borgaonkar during the Ekoparty security conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina. During the demonstration, it was shown that a text message, NFC connection or QR code could cause an Android phone ...

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Galaxy S3 and Optimus G might use the Miracast technology

Miracast is the latest technology introduced by the WiFi alliance which, on the lines of Apple AirPlay wireless streaming standards, would allow the users to shunt around the content using the WiFi Direct. So far, the Miracast technology has not been used on any device in the market, although now it seems that the situation is about to change since it might appear on two major Android devices: Samsung Galaxy S3 and LG Optimus G. So far, Optimus G has not been released so it would certainly take some time before the technology is actually operational on these devices. However, both ...

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Samsung Galaxy S2 available without annual contract

Great news about the users of T-Mobile is that Samsung Galaxy S2 from T-Mobile is now available from Wall-Mart and does not require any kind of annual contract. This can be considered the best deal from T-Mobile so far, according to which you can purchase the device for $299 and then use it with the monthly 4G plan of the carrier at $30 per month. As per the details of this plan, it comes with unlimited Internet access with the first 5 GB supporting 4G and unlimited texts. Besides, there would be 100 free minutes of talk time, beyond which ...

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Android Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy S3

Over the course of next few months, various Android devices would be getting their Android 4.1 Jelly Bean updates. Samsung’s famed Galaxy Series smart phones are included in these devices. Jelly Bean update for Samsung Galaxy S2 has already been tested which means that this would soon be done for Galaxy S3 as well. This further means that Jelly Bean update for Galaxy S3 is not very far now. Sources have revealed that this update might be made available as soon as September, or even August.   However, while the update would be available for the European market and the rest of ...

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Samsung could not fulfill the demands for Galaxy S3

Samsung Galaxy S3 is certainly one of the most highly demand smart phones in history and the demand has risen to such an extent that Samsung is unable to fulfill it at the moment. Due to this inability to keep up with the huge demand, Samsung has lost about 2 million sales this month. It is also predicated the sales figure would reach to as much as 10 million within two months. Other than cutting edge features of the device an active campaigning from Samsung, the absence of Apple’s latest iPhone has also played its role in this popularity of ...

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Samsung introduced TecTiles which happens to be programmable NFC tags

Samsung recently introduced TecTiles which happens to be programmable NFC tags that can be used to automate actions on NFC-enabled Android devices. Samsung intends to increase the user interest in NFC with this move. Samsung plans on selling these tags in packs of five, which would be sold online as well as via major carriers such as AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile. Price per tag would be $15. The Android app that would be used to program the TecTiles would be available from Google Play for free. According to the president of Samsung Telecommunications America, Dale Sohn, Samsung intends to expand ...

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Samsung Galaxy S2 is available at discounted prices

While Samsung has increased its focus on the latest flagship from the company, Samsung Galaxy S3, the previous version, Galaxy S2, is available at heavily discounted prices from most of the retailers. Perhaps the most attractive deal in this regard is being offered by T-Mobile, where the consumers would be able to have free phone along with a nominal charges of £15.50 per month. This is certainly a great offer, including free minutes and data usage, for users who could previously not afford high prices of the device and data rates.   Included in this package from T-Mobile are 100 minutes of ...

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Say ” Hi Galaxy” to wake up the phone from the sleep mode

Various cutting edge features in Samsung Galaxy S3 have certainly surprised everyone, experts and common users alike. And the record number of pre-orders for the device pretty much show that this phone would give a real tough time to iPhone. A new aspect that Samsung has introduced in the phone is that users can interact with their phone without even touching it. The real time interaction is possible with iPhone 4S through Siri as well but at least you have to push a button to start interacting with Siri. With Galaxy S3, you don’t even need to push the button.   This ...

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Samsung Galaxy S3 – rumors and speculations

So far there have been disputations about the name of the upcoming Galaxy Phone since Samsung has not officially called it Galaxy S3. In the invitations that were given out regarding the event, it was mentioned that new Galaxy phone would be unveiled. However, there are certain hints that point out to the possibility that the device would actually be called by this name. Among these is a recent unpacked app from Samsung that names this phone as Galaxy S3. The app would be launched along with the phone during the Samsung Unpacked Event at London on May 3. There ...

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Samsung Galaxy S3 will be the official phone for the London Olympics

The rumors and speculations about Samsung Galaxy S3 seem to be unending and according to the latest information, this grand phone would be launched in London and would be the official phone for the London Olympics this year. However, so far Samsung has not given out any official confirmation in this regard but we are certainly expecting some huge releases from Samsung during the Olympics event. If this actually happens, Samsung would certainly be able to release its device during an event that can be considered even bigger than Apple events. Samsung has already formed a partnership with Visa and ...

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