Thursday, October 31, 2013
Monday, October 28, 2013
|Samsung Galaxy Round|
|LG G flex|
LG Electronics reveal on Monday their new Curved screen smartphone, hoping to rival Samsung's "The Galaxy Round" in the newest niche market of curved displays and flexible screens smartphones. Both Samsung and LG's curved phones are only available in the South Korea.
LG called their newes arrival the "G-Flex". It uses flexible OLED (organic light-emitting diode) to
produce a curved six-inch display.
Experts said that curved smartphones has a more comfortable grip than flat-screen models, but manufacturing costs remain relatively high which means they are unlikely to be big a hit with consumers.
The Galaxy Round which is available only in South Korea cost $1,000.
LG said the G-Flex will be available in South Korean in November, the price is not yet determined.
Monday, October 21, 2013
If you are a regular Gmail user you've probably seen the new Gmail log in. A Google spokesperson said that Google has been rolling out a new design for its Gmail login page.
The new design moved the login box on the middle of the page instead on the right side. "One account. All of Google," message in on the top of the log in box.
"In response to feedback from our users, we’ve simplified the sign-in process, and the screen has slowly been rolling out over the past few months."
The new page also saves your account history to make it easier to sign back in.
Monday, October 7, 2013
The new Nexus 5 LG-D821 smartphone specifications have been leaked. The manual and images of the Nexus 5 was posted on "Android Police" but was later removed. LG requested for it to be removed.
Here are the leaked specifications:
- 4.95 inch 1080p display full HD screen
- 2.3Ghz Snapdragon 800 chip
- 2GBs of RAM
- 32GBs internal storage
- 8mp rear camera with optical image stabilizer
- 1.3MP front camera
- 2300mAh battery
- Micro SIM slot
- Wireless charging
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Proximity/Ambient Light, Pressure
- Slimport compatibility