Sunday, February 22, 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6 Newest Video Teasers

Samsung Galaxy S6, smartphones, tech, gadgets

Samsung has been teasing the public with video on YouTube on their upcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6. The video confirms that the Galaxy S6 will have metal design and curved displays.

The Samsung Galaxy S6 profile photo on Instagram shows a very thin smartphone with a metallic wallpaper background theme, this indicates that the Galaxy S6 will have a metallic design and it will be thin as well.

The teaser also shows that the smartphone will have a curved design.

The Galaxy S6 will have two version, one version have a display facing the front and the other version curves down both sides of the screen that will be branded as “Edge”. Both phones are expected to have 5.1-inch screen sizes, Ultra HD 4K display, 64-bit Exynos 7420 or Snapdragon 810 processor , 4GB RAM, 21-megapixel rear cameras, 5-megapixel front-facing cameras, and 2600 mAh batteries.

The Galaxy S6 will run on Android 5.0 Lollipop. The Galaxy S6 will be officially announced on March 1st at Samsung’s “Unpacked” event.

Sunday, February 1, 2015

You can now Opt-Out from Full Supercookie of Verizon and AT&T

Supercookie, Verizon, AT&T

People have pressured Verizon and AT&T about privacy, following the lead of AT&T in dropping the use of "super cookies" which tracks subscribers mobile activity and online action Verizon now allows users to opt out completely from it.

Both Verizon and AT&T were guilty of using these specially programmed cookies that monitors users’ Internet and mobile  activities. Verizon, use this to get data on user’s interests for the purpose of advertising and marketing, it gave them information on what ads they should roll out. Watchdog groups who are against Supercookies have been adamant to have this removed, since these companies collect user information and forward it to advertisers, hackers may get hold of that information and could make use of them for illegal activities.