Tagged #NFC

Jan 11 AT 3:18 PM Nick Gray 32 Comments

Hands-on the Sony Ericsson Xperia S

We’ve been waiting for the Sony Ericsson Xperia S for quite some time now, but now that it’s finally here it’s hard to say if we’re impressed or underwhelmed by the handset. The Xperia S is the latest high-end Android handset to feature a 720 Reality HD display, dual-core Qualcomm processor, 12-megapixel Exmor R camera ... Read More »

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Dec 06 AT 3:27 PM Dustin Earley 107 Comments

Verizon isn’t blocking Google Wallet, it’s a different kind of app

After the outcry of emotions in response to Verizon’s decision to keep Google Wallet away from the Galaxy Nexus, Big Red has come forward with a statement that kind-of sort-of sets the record straight.

According to the statement, the first thing that needs to be kept in mind is that “Verizon does not ... Read More »

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Oct 31 AT 3:22 PM Edgar Cervantes 20 Comments

Video: Evolution of the touchscreen; control your device with gestures

Touchscreens revolutionized the smartphone industry. What was state-of-the-art technology just a few years ago is now almost standard for all devices (even some feature phones have touchscreens). The ability to operate a device by touch has changed the way we interact with our devices, but there’s always room for improvement. So, what comes next? How ... Read More »

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Oct 18 AT 11:17 PM Dustin Earley 12 Comments

Android Beam finally makes NFC social

When NFC was first announced, the two big buzzwords associated with the technology were “spending” and “sharing.” Google has made it abundantly clear that they plan to use Google Wallet to handle the spending aspect of NFC. Google Wallet has been live for a short time now and has already been met with rave reviews. ... Read More »

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