Samsung Galaxy S5 introduces 4K camera, water resistance, and fingerprint sensor

No more rumors; the Samsung Galaxy S5 is now official. Samsung has announced its new smartphone and it doesn't have many of the specs that appeared during the many leaks of recent months, but it does have some impressive specifications. The phone has a 2.5 GHz quad-core processor, a 5.1-inch 1080p HD display, and a 16-megapixel camera capable of recording 4K Ultra HD video. It offers a lot more, as well. Full specs of the device are...

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Are These Really Leaked Pictures of the New Samsung Galaxy S5?

Samsung is set to unveil the new Samsung Galaxy S5 very shortly at their Unpacked event however according to "reliable sources" these photos are the actual device itself.  Specs on this device include a 16mp rear camera, finger print sensor, water proofing, 2800 mah battery and dimpled back.  Check out more photos below. We will find out soon enough if these leaks are true and what the rest of the specs will look like.  I am actually...

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Dual Boot Geeksphone Revolution is Now for Sale

For those of you out there who love to play with the latest mobile OS but don't want to fully commit to buying a device just for it, your day has come.  The Geeksphone Revolution is here. This device will boot up Android but can also run the Firefox OS.  This seems to be the perfect way to get a taste of the yet unproven OS yet still have the proven prowess of Android. The Geeksphone Revolution device will cost you around $305USD and...

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US Senators want smartphones to have a “Kill Switch” if stolen

Lawmakers in California recently introduced legislation designed to require that smartphones sold in their community have an anti-theft "kill switch" that will make the device unusable if it is reported stolen. A group US Senators have introduced a bill that would make similar requirements for any phone sold in the US. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), and Mazie Hirono (D-HI) have...

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Trusted source shows possible Samsung Galaxy S5 design

Is this the Samsung Galaxy S5? That's the question being asked by Sonny Dickinson, an Australian tech insider who has been spot-on with some recent leaks. Dickinson trades primarily in Apple iPhone leaks, including his accurate showcasing of the iPhone 5S fingerprint. That just establishes that he's legit and worth paying attention to the latest photo posted. As you can see from the image above, this is just a design reference giving...

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Two wireless charging standards agree to join forces

There are three organizations with competing wireless charging solutions for smartphones and tablets, and those solutions are not interoperable with each other. Two of those organizations, the Alliance for Wireless Power and the Power Matters Alliance, have signed an agreement to work together and create an actual wireless charging standard. Sounds crazy, right? The A4WP and PMA are not merging, but they are agreeing to share...

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