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Boeing unveils its first ‘self-destructing’ smartphone – WDAM-TV

WDAM-TV(BOEING/FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION/CNN) – It’s a smartphone that would make James Bond jealous. Aerospace manufacturer Boeing unveiled a new “self-destructing” smartphone this week, called the “Boeing Black.” The company says …Boeing going, GONE: Black mobe will SELF-DESTRUCT in 30 secsRegisterNew cell phone will “self destruct” rather than release informationKRMGBoeing Unveils Self Destructing SmartphoneInformationWeekThe Australian –Digital […]

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Forget Blackphone, check out Boeing’s super secure Black smartphone that self … – Tech Times

Tech TimesIf you are reading this article from a tampered Boeing Black phone, most likely it will self destruct in 3..2..1.. The aeronautics and defense contractor has developed a phone that’s worthy of being owned by the likes of James Bond or Jason Bourne. The simple …Boeing’s new smartphone will self-destruct in 3…2…Network WorldBoeing to […]

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It should have a working prototype in weeks – DailyTech

DailyTechGoogle’s Android operating system offers a high level of software customization in smartphones, but Google wants users to be able to customize smartphone hardware as well. According to TIME, Google could have a modular smartphone in the hands of …Google Plans 3 ‘Project Ara’ Developer ConferencesPC MagazineHow much would you pay for a modular smartphone? […]

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Boeing offers details on its new secure Android smartphone – DailyTech

DailyTechBoeing has officially announced a new smartphone that was designed with security and modularity in mind. The modular and secure design allows the device to be used in a range of mission and configurations. The “Boeing Black” has embedded hardware …Boeing Watched Mission Impossible, Proceeds to Make a SmartphoneThe News LedgeThe Boeing Black Secure Android […]

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Google’s next developer conference is all about modular smartphones – VentureBeat

VentureBeatThe dream of piecing together a smartphone like Lego blocks no longer seems far-fetched. Google announced today that it will host three developer conferences this year for its Project Ara modular smartphone concept, with the first set for April 14 and 15 in …Google announces dev conferences for Project Ara modular phone kitRegisterChief of Google’s […]

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Google announces dev conferences for Project Ara modular phone kit – Register

RegisterGoogle says it is planning a series of three developer conferences this year in support of Project Ara, the modular mobile phone design being developed by its Motorola Mobility division. Announced last year, Ara is a unique concept that will allow users to …Chief of Google’s Project Ara talks modular smartphonesCNETJust knowing that Project Ara […]

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Mobile World Congress 2014 – CBS News

CBS NewsNew Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch is seen on a display at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Feb. 23, 2014. Samsung Electronics unveiled a new smart watch and fitness band along with the latest version of its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, …Samsung Galaxy S5: A sturdy, snappy phone, but where’s the innovation?Christian Science […]

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Verizon, T-Mobile endorse smartphone ‘kill switch’ effort – PCWorld

PCWorldExecutives with three U.S. mobile carriers have voiced support for an effort in the U.S. Congress to encourage mobile carriers to offer services to customers that would render smartphones and tablets inoperable if they’re stolen. Executives with Verizon …T-Mobile US: Our dump-your-network drive is doing SO WELL (PS: We lost $20 …RegisterT-Mobile Turns an Industry […]

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Fingerprint security convenient, but not flawless – Washington Post

Washington PostBARCELONA, Spain — Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S5 smartphone will be at least the third to have a fingerprint sensor for security but it’s alone in letting you use that for general shopping, thanks to a partnership with PayPal. The sensor brings convenience …Hands-On With Samsung’s New Galaxy S5 SmartphoneWiredSamsung Galaxy S5: Betting on basics […]

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Review roundup: Critics praise ‘clutter free’ Samsung Galaxy S5 – Firstpost

FirstpostSamsung has finally unveiled its latest flagship device, the Galaxy S5 smartphone at the Mobile World Congress. Samsung hasn’t gone for anything too drastic as far as the phone’s design is concerned, and it looks exactly like the S4 except with a slightly …One year on, Tizen has its sights set on smartwatches and carsCNETSamsung […]

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MWC: BlackBerry to Introduce Sub-$200 Smartphone for Southeast Asia – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalWhat’s News: BlackBerry unveils sub-$200 smartphone and plans retro device with keyboard. U.S. home prices in 2013 post biggest annual gain since 2005. Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox halts all transactions and shuts down website. Joanne Po reports.BlackBerry Ltd CEO John Chen looks back to get to smartphone maker’s futureFinancial PostBlackberry Goes ‘Classic’ With […]

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Samsung in show’s spotlight, rolls out its new Galaxy S5 – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesSamsung sought to frame its new Galaxy S5 smartphone as a lifestyle product, as it emphasized a built-in heart-rate sensor and improved camera features over its slightly larger size. By ANICK JESDANUN. The Associated Press. PREV of NEXT. Samsung’s …MWC: Galaxy S5’s lack of innovation could see Samsung’s Android grip loosenInquirerSamsung Galaxy S5 […]

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Fails To Wow – InformationWeek

InformationWeekSamsung’s new Galaxy 5S flagship smartphone has a fingerprint sensor, improved camera, and Download Booster, but it is evolutionary — not revolutionary. Mobile World Congress: 5 Hot Gadgets. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Samsung …Perfect Fit: Why the Samsung Gear Fit might be a hint of wristbands to comeCNETSamsung announces Galaxy S5 with […]

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Samsung Unveils Galaxy S5 Reading Fingerprints to Fight IPhone – Businessweek

BusinessweekThe reverse side of a gold colored Galaxy S5 smartphone is seen during a Samsung Electronics Co. news conference ahead of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Photographer: Angel Navarette/Bloomberg. Samsung Electronics Co. (005930) unveiled …Samsung flaunts new Galaxy S5: Look, folks, life isn’t about GHz and megapxiels …RegisterGalaxy Gear 2 and Neo kick off […]

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Yota Devices Announces The New YotaPhone, Now With Full Touch-Enabled … – Android Police

Android PoliceI honestly think the YotaPhone was one of the coolest smartphone innovations of 2013, and while I wouldn’t exactly be the first in line to buy a device from an unproven OEM, Yota Devices has once again piqued my curiosity with their announcement of the …Second-gen YotaPhone makes e-ink backing bigger, all-touch (hands-on)CNETSecond Generation […]

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High price for WhatsApp ups ante among big spenders in tech industry – Online Athens

Online AthensSAN FRANCISCO | The $19 billion that Facebook Inc. is paying for a smartphone application, one of the biggest tech deals of all time, made jaws drop even in Silicon Valley, where entrepreneurs tend to have an inflated sense of their own worth.WhatsApp Is Whats up in Tech WorldGuardian Liberty VoiceFacebook’s $24b deal targets […]

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Apple Buys App-Testing Company Burstly as Acquisitions Increase – Businessweek

BusinessweekApple Inc. (AAPL:US), speeding up the pace of acquisitions, bought Burstly Inc., a software company that helps developers create smartphone and tablet applications. The deal, first reported by TechCrunch, was confirmed today by Kristin Huguet, …TestFlight Owner Burstly Acquired By AppleTechCrunchApple Buys Burstly, Owner of App Testing Platform TestFlightMashableApple now owns popular mobile app testing […]

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Google Introduces Phone With 3-D Sensors – TIME

TIMEGoogle has unveiled a new phone that makes real-time, 3-D maps of its environments. Its “customized hardware and software” includes sensors that gives it the capability to make over a quarter of a million measurements every second. Its uses could include …Google shows off 3D-mapping phoneiAfrica.comGoogle’s new Tango smartphone can ‘learn and map world around […]

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Google announces Project Tango: A smartphone that acts like a Kinect – Firstpost

FirstpostWhen Google marked its deal to sell Motorola mobility to Lenovo for $2.9 billion, it ensured that the best division of Motorola – its Advanced Technology and Projects group – would be left behind for the Android team. Google’s Advanced Technology & Projects …Project Tango: Google’s all-ringing, all-dancing 3D-sensing smartphoneRegisterGoogle unveils smartphone with 3D sensorsBBC […]

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Samsung’s New Galaxy Is Said to Feature Bigger, Sharper Display – Bloomberg

BloombergSamsung Electronics Co. (005930)’s new high-end smartphone will have a larger 5.2-inch screen and a sharper display than the current Galaxy S4, according to a person with direct knowledge of the matter. The new phone, with an improved battery and …Report: Samsung Galaxy S5 to have larger, sharper displayUSA TODAYSamsung Galaxy S5 may have larger […]

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Samsung’s Galaxy S5 fingerprint sensor ‘confirmed’ – CNET

CNETA report citing inside sources says the upcoming smartphone will come equipped with fingerprint reading technology within the device’s home button. Dara Kerr. by Dara Kerr. February 17, 2014 7:53 PM PST. Follow @darakerr. Samsung’s Galaxy S5 could …Samsung launches Note 3 Neo, Galaxy NotePRO, Tab3 NeoHindu Business LineIndian smartphone mkt to double to 80mn […]