Samsung Galaxy S8 vs iPhone 7 – Which is the Best Smartphone?

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs iPhone 7 – Which is the Best Smartphone?

…hone 7. But is it necessarily better? Let’s find out. Read: Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ vs Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus: Specs Comparison In terms of design, the Samsung Galaxy S8 is the clear winner. The handset’s bezel-less design with its Infinity Display at the front gives it a very futuristic look, which the iPhone 7 is simply not able to match with its three-year-old design now. The bezel-less design also ensures that the Galaxy S8 is more compac…

Samsung Galaxy S8+ Reviewed: A ‘Fundamentally Flawed’ Look at the Future

Samsung Galaxy S8+ Reviewed: A ‘Fundamentally Flawed’ Look at the Future

…for its upcoming iPhone 8. So before Samsung actually announced its Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, it was busy promoting the idea of “unboxing” your phone — dropping the bezels, and getting a full screen experience. Sure enough, that’s what the company has done, putting Samsung’s latest flagship phones against the likes of the LG G6, and, potentially, a glimpse of what Apple could bring to the table later this year. Over at Android Beat, the Galaxy S8+…

Samsung Galaxy S8’s Facial Recognition System Fooled Using a Photo

Samsung Galaxy S8’s Facial Recognition System Fooled Using a Photo

…lains as to why facial unlock cannot be used as a form of verification for Samsung Pay and Samsung Pass on the device. Samsung knew facial unlock is not as secure and ensured that it cannot be used for accessing sensitive data. The Galaxy S8 is not the first handset to feature a facial recognition system. Google had debuted Face Unlock feature in Android with the Jelly Bean (Android 4.1) update back in 2012. Even then, the feature was susceptible…

Like the Galaxy S8, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 Facial Recognition System Can Be Easily Fooled Using a Photo

Like the Galaxy S8, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 Facial Recognition System Can Be Easily Fooled Using a Photo

…r @MelTajon shows in a quick video, the Galaxy Note 8’s facial recognition system can be easily fooled by displaying the user’s photo from another device. Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Facial Recognition Test: pic.twitter.com/dVooMPMgfh — Mel Tajon (@MelTajon) September 2, 2017 To Samsung’s defence, the company has already accepted that face recognition on its flagship Galaxy S devices launched this year is not completely secure which is why it does not u…

Samsung computers are quietly installing an app that disables Windows Update

Samsung computers are quietly installing an app that disables Windows Update

…ime, if you’re a Samsung computer owner it’s worth checking for the presence of the tool at the below folder by opening a ‘run’ dialog (hit the Windows key + R) and paste in the below: %ALLUSERPROFILE%ProgramDataSamsung We’ve contacted Samsung for comment about the tool and will update when we hear back. ? Samsung deliberately disabling Windows Update [Debugging and Reverse Engineering] [Source: TheNextWeb]…

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Note 7 with IP68 Water-Resistance, Curved AMOLED Display, and 3500mAh Battery

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Note 7 with IP68 Water-Resistance, Curved AMOLED Display, and 3500mAh Battery

…d for unlocking the phone and even for verifying Samsung Pay transactions. Samsung also announced Samsung Pass that will allow Note 7 users to log in to supported banking apps using the iris scanner. Samsung has tried fixing its software with its previous few Galaxy devices, and it is taking another step in this direction with the Note 7. The device comes with a new version of TouchWiz that features new icons, a redesigned Settings menu and system

Samsung Announces the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

Samsung Announces the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

…nally, Samsung will also be launching a dock-like accessory for the Galaxy S8 called Samsung DeX a.k.a Desktop Experience Station. After docking the phone into the station, users will be able to hook the device to a TV through the HDMI port to convert it into a full blown PC. The dock will charge the phone wirelessly and feature two full-sized USB 2.0 ports and an ethernet port. To ensure there are no overheating issues, the dock comes with an int…

Poll: How Would You Prefer to Unlock iPhone 8?

Poll: How Would You Prefer to Unlock iPhone 8?

…e system, one of the people said. When I first used the facial recognition system in the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy Note 7, I found it quite awkward probably because I’m so used to using the fingerprint sensor or entering the passcode before that. It felt kind of abrupt. We are so used to Touch ID, which works so well, that we are resistant to the idea of it being replaced. So the outrage over the rumors is not surprising. There are also concern…

Apple Says the Reversal of $120 Million Verdict in Samsung Patent Dispute Violates 7th Amendment

Apple Says the Reversal of $120 Million Verdict in Samsung Patent Dispute Violates 7th Amendment

…erturned the $120 million decision in favor of Apple, and effectively gave Samsung a win in not having to pay that amount (and it being decreed that Samsung didn’t infringe on the patents), they did so not by simply using the evidence utilized in the initial case, but by taking into consideration new evidence as well. Apple is arguing that while judges have the right to overturn a case based on the evidence introduced in the original case, they ca…