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Major new smartphones set to be unveiled at Mobile World Congress Major new smartphones set to be unveiled at Mobile World Congress
- February 22, 2016

Starting with Samsung, the big star of the show is widely expected to be the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. The phone is expected to sport a touch-sensitive screen, water-resistant body, a new fingerprint scanner, and easy-to-access notifications. (more...)
US accuses Apple of 'repudiating' order on phone access
- February 21, 2016

But a short time later, Trump admitted he did own an iPhone - and vowed to rely on Samsung until Apple decides to co-operate. Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump speaks to supporters during a primary night rally, Tuesday, Feb. (more...)
Branson's Virgin Galactic unveils new passenger spaceship Branson's Virgin Galactic unveils new passenger spaceship
- February 20, 2016

Friday's unveiling at the Mojave Air and Space Port sets the stage for a round of test flights for the spaceship. SIR Richard Branson is set to unveil the new Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo as the company pushes ahead in the race to send passengers into space . (more...)
Google embraces Gamer ID for Android gaming Google embraces Gamer ID for Android gaming
- February 19, 2016

NEW is the keyword there for existing users, and the FIRST supported game will work for new Google Play Games users. In an announcement made on Thursday, Google said that it has eliminated the Google + log in requirement for Google Play Games . (more...)
Samsung to broadcast Unpacked in 360 degrees
- February 19, 2016

He's also tasked with painting what he saw when a Samsung representative shows him the Galaxy S7 , and he does so with gusto. Users are starting to weigh all of their options since lately rumors, leaked photos and videos about Samsung Galaxy S7 are arriving daily. (more...)
Apple releases iOS patch to fix Error 53 bricked iPhones
- February 19, 2016

Apple will issue an update to iOS 9.2.1 so users can update iPhones through iTunes only. Those that paid for an out-of-warranty replacement based on the issue are urged to contact AppleCare regarding a reimbursement. And Apple is sorry, too: they now claim that consumers were never supposed to encounter this error, even with a replaced or broken Touch ID sensor. (more...)