Tag Archive: Announces


Samsung announces new assistant named Bixby

Samsung Electronics is set to launch a new learning assistant with the debut of the Galaxy S8. The new assistant, which Samsung is calling Bixby, is designed to learn how humans interact with devices. With Bixby, Samsung hopes to make using computers, smartphones and other electronic devices easier by employing deep learning to the core […]

Samsung announces Bixby AI for the Galaxy S8, says thousands of engineers are working on it

Samsung has announced Bixby, its upcoming AI assistant for the Galaxy S8. But Samsung has much bigger plans for the cloud platform.

We’ve known about Samsung’s Bixby AI assistant for months now, though the company has kept a pretty tight lid on exactly what it will end up being. We’ve considered that it will, for the most part, be designed to take on Google Assistant, Amazon’s Alexa, and Apple’s Siri, but Samsung has much bigger plans for its artificial  [Read More…]

AT&T announces the LG Phoenix 3 is coming March 10

If you’re an AT&T prepaid customer, you’re about to get a brand new device option from LG. The country’s second largest carrier (by subscriber count) will bring the newest device by LG to customers on March 10 for only $ 79.99 online or in stores. The Phoenix 3 is the successor to…. yep, the Pheonix 2. […]

Fitbit announces the Alta HR, Sleep Stages, and Sleep Insights

Today Fitbit, best known for its pioneering work in consumer fitness trackers, took the wraps off some new products. The Fitbit Alta HR is the follow up to the popular Fitbit Alta, one of the slimmest wrist-based devices on the market. Fitbit says the Alta HR actually sets the record for the slimmest wrist-based, continuous […]

Grace Digital announces the Mondo+ radio with built-in Chromecast

Grace Digital – a leading manufacturer of audio equipment that create a bridge between internet radios and home stereo systems – has just launched a new product called the Mondo+. The Mondo+ is a new radio which has Chromecast functionality built-in. The device is quite similar to the original Mondo radio, only that it adds […]

Xiaomi announces Mi 5c

Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi has announced the Mi 5c to launch in March of 2017. The new Mi 5c, which houses a new internally developed system on chip (SOC), is a GSM supported phone that is set to be sold in the Chinese market only, as of now. The new chipset is dubbed the Xiaomi Surge […]

Motorola announces new mods for its Moto Z line

One of the biggest pulls for someone to purchase one of the Moto Z devices is the ever growing list of Moto Mods. Today, Moto announced some new mods that may intrigue some new and existing users of the Moto Z line. The most notable announcement is the Amazon Alexa mod integration. This will allow users […]

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 835 VR dev kit, Leap Motion integration

Qualcomm rolls out a VR dev kit, teams up with Leap Motion to bring natural interaction to mobile VR.

The Snapdragon 835 will be powering this year’s flagship phones, but Qualcomm is increasingly looking to virtual reality as a growth driver. To that effect, Qualcomm included several features in the Snapdragon 835 that make it an ideal platform for mobile VR, including 15ms motion-to-photon latency and six-degrees-of-freedom for precise motion tracking.

The company has now introduced a  [Read More…]

HTC announces seven days of “sickening sweet” deals

Want to impress your significant other with a tech gift this Valentine’s? HTC has your back. The Taiwanese device maker has just announced it is launching 7 Days of Sappiness to help users find their “phone true love”. Starting at Friday, February 10 at 8am Pacific until February 17, HTC fans will be treated with […]

Google announces LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style with Android Wear 2.0, on sale Feb 10

Welcome to a new era of Android Wear smartwatches.

Google is ready to launch its newest revision of Android Wear, version 2.0, and it has paired up with LG for two new smartwatches to showcase the latest software. The LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style are launching in tandem to show both sides of what Android Wear can be — big and powerful, but also slim and beautiful.

Both watches are cut from 316L stainless steel,  [Read More…]