The adoption of the fingerprint sensor on smartphones is huge among phone makers, but app support hasn’t quite matched that growth. While a few apps have support using your fingerprint for authentication, it’s still an an uncommon trick.
The biggest part is the inclusion of the September security patches, which is very important. T-Mobile’s changelog has ... Read More »
Samsung Electronics continues to work through its voluntary recall of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. After a battery defect led to device explosions and fires, the company issued a recall on September 2 for all Galaxy Note 7s sold ... Read More »
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It was rumored that Samsung would update recalled Galaxy Note 7 units to limit their maximum charge to 60 percent, but at that time, Samsung said that this was not an official statement. However, it seems Samsung Australia has finally made it ... Read More »
Having a form of authentication is very important for mobile payment apps, and fingerprint sensors are a lot easier than entering a PIN over and over. Now Galaxy Note 7 owners have another authentication option for Samsung Pay.
The latest update to Samsung Pay adds iris scanner support, allowing you to approve purchases in ... Read More »
It’s been a difficult journey for Samsung. The Galaxy Note 7 was unofficially recalled due to batteries exploding, then an official recall was announced because the issue was found to be more ... Read More »
When it comes to updates, Samsung isn’t particularly fast. With a heavy software skin, many features to add, and lots of custom hardware to support, the company has a lot of work to do to get a new version of Android ready for its flagship devices.
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The replacement process for the recalled Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has finally begun. Samsung has announced that over 500,000 units have arrived in the US and are being shipped out to retailers for tomorrow.
Samsung also announced a notification that existing Note 7 owners will get every time they charge or ... Read More »
Samsung has been faced with faulty battery issues with the Galaxy Note 7, which ultimately led the company to announce a recall of its flagship phablet and stop sales across the globe. But for folks who still want a Note 7, VentureBeat reports the wait will continue well into October.
Samsung is said to ... Read More »
Samsung isn’t giving up on the Galaxy Note 7, even with a huge setback due to a recall. New units are needed for the folks out there who want to stick with the Note 7, and now Samsung has recently announced how owners will be able to tell if their Galaxy ... Read More »