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Live at 4 p.m. EDT Sept. 19

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Samsung has just launched a new App aimed at the Enterprise to enhance their KNOX mobile security offering.

The new App called My KNOX is designed to offer better protection for employees who use Samsung devices for their work.

The My KNOX App currently only works on the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Galaxy Note 4 and also requires a free Microsoft account.

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Moto G (2014) review

Things didn’t change much in the last year, but they improved enough to keep the Moto G a go-to inexpensive choice

Since Motorola was purchased by Google the Moto X has been the headline grabber for the company. But in the background, it’s the lower-end Moto G that has been pushing Motorola back into relevance in several countries around the world. India and Brazil, in particular, have been the huge growth markets for  [Read More...]

There aren’t a whole lot of round watch face apps on the market just yet, and if you’re currently looking for one then it may be worth your while to take a look at the Minimus 360 app. The name Minimus 360 is pretty self explanatory; It’s an app that provides round smartwatches, hence “360”,… Read more »

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Samsung has just launched a new app as part of its enterprise and business themed KNOX mobile security division called My KNOX, designed to offer better protection for employees who use their own smartphones for work.

In a world where government snooping is becoming normal, companies are finding new ways to combat the invasion of privacy. One of the simplest ways to do this is by offering encryption for the contents of a device. Google has been offering encryption on some Android devices since 2011, but it’s always been shut off by default and hasn’t been easily accessible to turn on, leading very few to take advantage of it.

In light of last year’s onslaught of  [Read More...]

Beware of driving with a smartwatch!

With all the excitement concerning the flood of smarwatches, everyone may have overlooked an important question: is it legal to drive with a smartwatch?  We’ve all seen states across the country enact laws that penalize distracted driving.  But, do those laws carry over to the use of wearables? An article from The Telegraph has some very… Read more »

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We’re podcasting live today at 4 p.m. EDT!

We’re gonna have the gang back together for this one. We’ll wrap up our reviews of the Moto 360, Moto G and Moto X, check in on the latest with the Galaxy Note 4, see if there’s any movement on the Nexus front, and of course we’ll answer your questions live on air.

Join us at this link at 4 p.m. EDT — that’s 9 p.m. in London — as we get it done. See you then!

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In addition to a the U.S. market, today marks the official start date for Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders in the UK. Per the company’s announcement a couple of days ago, eager Note 4 buyers can now pre-order the device from Samsung’s ten retail stores across the country before general sales begin on Oct. 10.

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While I haven’t had an opportunity to do a side-by-side comparison, yet, the LifeNSoul BM209 looks to be a formidable alternative to the Beats Pill — at a fraction of the cost.

This little speaker is lightweight and easily transportable. Compatible with both Bluetooth and NFC technology, the BM209 promises big bass and banging sound in a compact size. With a built-in mic, the party can  [Read More...]