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Google Confirms: Their Change In Full Disk Encryption Policy Due To Performance Reasons

Google Confirms: Their Change In Full Disk Encryption Policy Due To Performance Reasons

Yesterday, it was reported that Google was changing requirements for Android 5.0 Lollipop and full disk encryption. Essentially, when Google released Android Lollipop they made a big deal about how the operating system would require full disk encryption but in January, Google changed their mind and made the full disk encryption optional, just as we’ve seen […]

Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Samsung Galaxy S5 is Rolling Out in Canada

Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Samsung Galaxy S5 is Rolling Out in Canada

Canadians that own a Samsung Galaxy S5 can jump for joy today as their Android 5.0 Lollipop update is beginning to roll out across Canada.  Bell users seem to be the first to receive notification via Bell’s Twitter account (see below) and some users that have downloaded the Lollipop update say that it is showing […]

Fleksy Announces Yahoo Partnership That Brings Search Extension To The Keyboard

Fleksy Announces Yahoo Partnership That Brings Search Extension To The Keyboard

Fleksy has been introducing all sorts of cool little additions to their popular third party keyboard app as of late. Not too long ago they introduced keyboard extensions along with all new keyboard themes and a completely redone UI with Material Design, giving existing and new Fleksy users even more out of an already great […]

Samsung Reported To Have Sold Less Smartphones Than Apple In Q4 2014

Samsung Reported To Have Sold Less Smartphones Than Apple In Q4 2014

It is no secret that Samsung did not have the best of years in 2014. Reports emerged consistently throughout the year stating that this had been the worst, month, quarter, biyearly and even annually sales for the South Korean tech giant. Well, the reports are continuing his trend this morning, with the latest coming in […]

Samsung Electronics Talk About a New Image Sensor and NFC IC at MWC

Samsung Electronics Talk About a New Image Sensor and NFC IC at MWC

Samsung showed up at MWC to announce their new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge flagships, but they also let us in on some of their future technology as well.  Two of their big advances are in the area of the front-facing camera (FFC) and the Near Field Communication (NFC) integrated circuit (IC) with improved […]

AWS-3 Spectrum Auction Begins Accepting Bids in Canada From Today

AWS-3 Spectrum Auction Begins Accepting Bids in Canada From Today

James Moore, Canada’s Minister of Industry, has preached all along that he hopes this additional spectrum auction will “deliver more choice, lower prices and better service in Canada’s wireless industry.”  We may soon find out if what he “hopes” for will come true as Canada’s government officially kicked off the bidding war for AWS-3 spectrum […]