A Upclose Look at Google’s Ara
Nov12

A Upclose Look at Google’s Ara

Google's project Ara is trying to make a smartphone with interchangeable parts.  They have been working on this concept for a while and now have something official to show off.  They did exactly that the other day and android central managed to get a ton of pictures I have put the best of the group below. This prototype was shown off by Paul Eremenko (Google's Advanced Technology Projects and project lead of Project Ara) he stated...

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Rumored Specs Already for the Galaxy Note 5
Nov10

Rumored Specs Already for the Galaxy Note 5

In prove just how quickly tech moves today the Galaxy Note 4 just came out and already there are rumored specs for the next one.  Now these are very, very early rumors but here's what the crystal ball foretells. The most information we have on this new device is about the screen size it is rumored to be 5.9 inches with a 3840 x 2160 resolution.  This is what Samsung calls UHD 4k and is expected out on most high end Samsung phones next...

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Softcard Mobile Pay Service Limited to Only AT&T on Windows Phone
Nov06

Softcard Mobile Pay Service Limited to Only AT&T on Windows Phone

Softcard the mobile carriers choice for virtual wallet transactions here stateside is pretty universal and a Windows Phone app was announced the other day to make it even more so.  However now we find out that as per right now this support is only for one carrier AT&T. While the company promises it will not be to long until support comes to other carriers it also confirms the lack of availability for them to with this statement....

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Mircosoft Branding Leaked on Lumia Device
Nov03

Mircosoft Branding Leaked on Lumia Device

What you see about is picture of a Microsoft Lumia device that currently seeking approval in China.  This is the mid range Dual-SIM RM-1090. While no specs were given on this device it is believed to in the 720/820 range of devices. We all knew that this was coming when Microsoft announced it was officially dropping the Nokia branding however seeing a Lumia device with Microsoft branding on the back is still a little bit of a shocker....

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Fingerprint Passwords Not Protected Under Law
Nov03

Fingerprint Passwords Not Protected Under Law

According to a new ruling out of Virgina if you use a fingerprint password to lock your phone it's not protected by under the Fifth Amendment.  The short version of this ruling is that your fingerprint is something that will taken in the arrest process and is not "knowledge" therefore has legal protection. This issue was brought up in a case where David Baust, an Emergency Medical Services was charged with choking his then...

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