Samsung launches Secure Folder for Galaxy S7

Samsung launches Secure Folder for Galaxy S7
Samsung Electronics has officially released a downloadable version of Secure Folder for the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge today (February 24th).This is a robust security solution intended to help mobile users protect their valuable data and information. Making use of the defence-grade Samsung Knox security platform, Secure Folder creates a private, encrypted space on a Samsung Galaxy smartphone. Apps and data can then be moved…

Facebook videos to autoplay with sound

Facebook videos to autoplay with sound
Facebook has unveiled new features for its video function that are designed to improve the experience of viewing and sharing content via the social network. The web giant noted that people are sharing video content on the platform more than ever before and the new updates are intended to make offer a richer, more engaging and more flexible means of doing so. First and foremost among these…

Major updates introduced for GarageBand and Logic Pro X apps

Major updates introduced for GarageBand and Logic Pro X apps
Apple unveiled major updates to its music creation apps this month, showcasing major new features for music makers on iPhone, iPad and Mac alike. GarageBand for iOS 2.2 has been expanded to incorporate Alchemy - a powerful creative synthesizer - in addition to a new sound browser that makes it easier than ever to search through instruments and patches. Logic Pro X 10.3 has also been updated…

Rollout of Android Nougat commences for Samsung Galaxy S7

Rollout of Android Nougat commences for Samsung Galaxy S7
Samsung commenced rolling out the official Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge this month.The release of the update brings new and improved features to the South Korea-based consumer electronics giant's flagship Galaxy S range of smartphones. Users of the devices will be able to get more out of their smartphones as a result of the update, as it enables faster…

New year 2017 busiest ever for the App Store

New year 2017 busiest ever for the App Store
Apple has announced that the App Store opened the year with is busiest single day ever on New Year's Day. This was the cap on a holiday season that had already broken several records with breakout app hits and unprecedented developer earnings. Indeed, some USD 240 million (AUD 325 million) of customer purchases were made on January 1st, with app developers earning a combined total of USD…

Samsung launches latest Galaxy A with enhanced camera

Samsung launches latest Galaxy A with enhanced camera
Samsung has announced the latest in its series of Galaxy A smartphones - a new lineup comprising the 5.7-inch A7, 5.2-inch A5 and 4.7-inch A3 handsets. These all feature design refinements over their respective predecessors that are intended to deliver powerful performance combined with convenience and elegant design. A premium metal frame and 3D glass back characterises the Galaxy A - and this draws on Samsung's design…

British woman’s shock as new iPhone is full of celebrity numbers

British woman’s shock as new iPhone is full of celebrity numbers
A British woman has described her shock at discovering her brand new iPhone 5s was full of contact details for celebrities such as former Spice Girl Emma Bunton. Sophie Highfield bought the new device and did not notice any issues straight away - but one day when she was trying to call her parents, she typed 'M' for mum and four other phone numbers she did…

Will Samsung follow Apple’s lead with wireless earphones?

Will Samsung follow Apple’s lead with wireless earphones?
Industry giant Samsung could be set to remove the 35mm headphone jack from the next iteration of its flagship smartphone - the Samsung Galaxy S8. According to reports from SamMobile, the South Korean smartphone manufacturing group is set to follow the lead of Apple, which removed the industry standard audio port from the iPhone 7 and launched wireless alternatives dubbed AirPods - sold separately and retailing at…