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Feb 11 AT 9:32 AM Taylor Wimberly 23 Comments

Google Wallet team responds to hacks, “We are safe enough for mobile phone payments”

This week the Google Wallet team was surprised when two different vulnerabilities were discovered. One hack revealed a user’s PIN number on a rooted phone and the other allowed anyone to reset the PIN and gain access to funds on a Google Wallet prepaid card.

Google quickly responded to the first hack by ... Read More »

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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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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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