Samsung today announced that it is bringing PayPal support to Samsung Pay thereby allowing users to pay for their in-store transactions using their PayPal account.
If a new leak is to be believed, WhatsApp is bringing support for YouTube video playback directly in the user’s conversation window. This basically allows users to watch a video without having to leave the app. In its current form, opening a YouTube URL redirects users to the standalone YouTube app on their mobile devices.
The HTC Alexa app has started rolling out to the North American variants of the HTC U11. The app officially brings Alexa access to the handset. This is not the first smartphone to come with Alexa on board as the Huawei Mate 9 had this honor a few months ago. However, the Huawei handset required customers to launch the Alexa app to use its features, while Alexa on the HTC U11 works hands-free. This basically means that you can activate the feature by simply saying “Alexa” rather than having to open the app and activate it manually.
Over the weekend, it was revealed that the stock keyboard on the HTC 10 has started showing ads to users. This led to a huge uproar against HTC on online forums as many users thought the company was trying to make money through its existing users with such shady tactics.
Google rolled out a graph to show how busy a business is throughout the day, and now it looks like that same graph has cropped up for a different use case.
Huawei has been using its in-house developed Kirin chipsets on its devices since a few years now. With the advent of artificial intelligence, Huawei is now looking to launch a mobile application processor featuring a CPU, GPU, and an AI chip.
Google Keep is one of the most preferred cross platform note taking apps available out there. However, it was somewhat lacking in terms of a few basic editing features. Google has changed that today by adding a new undo/redo button at the bottom of the app screen.
The limited edition Galaxy Note Fan Edition went on sale in South Korea earlier this month. While it is still unclear when Samsung will be selling the Galaxy Note Fan edition in other markets of the world, that has not stopped the iFixit team from going ahead and posting a teardown of the handset.
Vertu has always been known for making outlandishly expensive smartphones. The company was once owned by Finnish-giant Nokia before it sold the company in 2012. Sadly, the company has now announced that it would be shutting down its operations after a restructuring plan to save it from bankruptcy failed.
If you have been looking to buy an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ in the US for quite some time, Groupon is offering a pretty irresistible deal on Samsung’s flagship handsets. It is offering the unlocked Galaxy S8 for only $574.99, with the bigger Galaxy S8+ coming in at $674.99.