Samsung 10-inch flat-panel Galaxy as early as the beginning of this year (2012) has been in the MWC exhibition debut Note 10.1, a few days ago in addition to confirmation in August around the world (including Taiwan) are all listed, but also as we [8new machine quick report] said to the processor to determine the use of Exynos 4412 quad-core 1.4 GHz processor, and RAM capacities determine become up to 2GB, in addition to 1280 x 800 resolution screen is a bit ordinary, indeedthe section specification is quite attractive flagship-class products.
Google I/O Developer Conference will be held 12:30 tonight, exactly as we expected, will released a new generation of Android system version of the Jelly Bean? Google will tell you the answer in kind.
On behalf of the Jelly Bean jelly beans robot appeared on the front lawn at Google headquarters in Building 44, According to tradition, before the release of a new version of the Android system, Google headquarters will be placed in the robot statue on behalf of the dessert, this is also no exception, which has hinted that Google does will be published Jelly Bean operating system, and we look forward to the new system will bring any surprises.
Following the Apple WWDC conference, Microsoft Surface plate and WP8 General Assembly, Google’s I / O conference will be held June 27-29 in Silicon Valley, California was held at the meeting undoubtedly there will be new hardware, the new system release, and the rumors have beenlong Nexus 7 tablet to confirm will be released at the conference, detailed configuration has been exposed.
Facebook experimental function of the Central Plains Friendshake features, it has officially changed its name to “Find Friends Nearby”, and has been open to the trial of the developer, and rumored recent push to iOS and Android phones to end users. As this function is in the end Zuosa use it? Must look at the literal meaning (to find nearby friends) and we already can guess most of it, but such features in the end what kind of difference with the iOS Find My Friend and Android Latitude?
This June, there is many new tech showed up.
Apple WWDC conference has just finished, people are still pondering the “retina” screen of the new MacBook Pro, followed by Microsoft released the Surface of this new form of tablet PCs, and then release of Windows Phone 8, next week will be the annual Google I/O, believe that Google has a lot of wonderful products are going to release.
First, begin by recalling the previous Google I/O’s main theme
- In 2008, Android, the App Engine, Google Maps API, the Google Web Toolkit, OpenSocial;
- In 2009, Android, the App Engine, Chrome the Google Web Toolkit, the Google AJAX APIs, the Google Wave;
- In 2010, Android, the App Engine, Chrome the Enterprise, Geo, Google APIs for the Google TV, Google Web Toolkit and the Socail the Web, the Google Wave;
- In 2011, Android, Chrome, the Chrome OS, Google Music, Chromebooks, Chrome Web Store support in-app payment.
Beginning in 2009, Android, Chrome becomes the protagonist of each of the Google I/O conference, their importance is evident. As the saying goes reviewing the old, learning the new, this year’s Google I/O, the two main characters certainly will not be absent. In the past, we can see that on the Google I/O, Google likes to release new stuff at the conference, such as last year they have released Google TV, Chrome Web Store, Chromebooks, ADK, Android@Home, etc..
This year what new things we will look forward to in the Google I/O Conference?
Firefox Beta for Android has been launched for a while, it seems that Firefox already think the time is right, announced on Twitter that “something big happens next week will be on Android, together with the map – Fast, Smart, Safe- believe that goes without saying that should have guessed that Firefox may be out of the Beta version of the cell phone thing (at least it is off, right?) and Android phones. However, the Google I / O 2012 will also be held next week, it was rumored there will be the official version of Chrome for Android to follow the Jelly bean (the Android 4.1 or 5.0?) Appears, so Firefox to take the time to grab the first incense.
Be apart of the launching date of Galaxy S III in the European, there is still a week or so away, how can we expect that the S Voice APK already leaked out? Same as many cases, the APK first appeared on xda developer forum. We must first declare that it can only operate on the Root devices of the Android 4.0 phone, the second is that we cannot ensure that it did not affect the security of mobile phones. According to the testing on Nexus S and Galaxy Nexuz, on the Nexus S, the search action is done, but when you try to use it to find the navigation route, it will stop response and shut the app down. In the Galaxy Nexus, more normal operation can be found. If you have interest the prerelease S Voice app, then try to download from the reference sources; the same thing to note, bear the risks by yourself and do not guarantee your experience is same as others.
Samsung Galaxy S3 has been launched on 3/5. It is the newest phone from Samsung. It is the successor to the previous version Galaxy S2. After its competitors have launched the high-end smartphone, such as HTC One X, Sony Xperia S, LG Optimism 4X. Its competitors have already using a Quad-Core Processor like HTC One X, which is using NVIDIA Tegra 3, perform extremely well in heavy loading tasks. We can ensure that a Quad-Core Processor will provide more than sufficient processing power to the smartphone, and to let it run extremely smooth. For android system, in micck’s opinion, it is better to have at least dual-core processor to power the device, it is the minimum requirement to have a good user experiences on Android OS (at least not lagging all of the time). Back to our main topic, the Samsung Galaxy S3, it has several improvement when comparing to its previous version.
- 1.4GHz quad-core processor
- 16 / 32GB Internal storage memory
- SD Card slot to expand memory to 64 GB
- 4.8″ Super AMOLED display
- 8 megapixel camera
- 1080p video recording at 60fps
- 2100 mAh battery
- NFC Chip
- Ice Cream Sandwich OS – 4.0.4 version
This review included the following parts:
Part 1: Design and I/O
Part 2: User Interface and Software
Part 5: Micck’s Opinion and Conclusion
The cloud naturally represents the future of file storage beyond physical media, but the landscape is a little bit like International waters at the moment. Anything goes and everything is up for grabs.
Google and Microsoft have both made bold moves towards commanding the arena this week, aiming to battle some of the early dominance away from pioneers like Dropbox, which continues to improve its service and lurkers like Apple, Sony and Samsung.
Google’s service comes in the form of Google Drive, finally announced after months of speculation, which offers 5GB of service for free and up to 1TB for a considerable monthly fee, along with a host of neat sharing options.
SkyDrive is Microsoft’s solution. The name has been around for a couple of years now, but Microsoft has significantly enhanced its offering, making SkyDrive an entirely new proposition.
Let’s take a look at which service offers the best option for you.
Google Drive vs Dropbox: Storage and pricing
As we mentioned Google is dangling the carrot by giving all Google account holders a free 5GB of Drive storage for your documents, photos and more. The company claims: “That’s enough to store the high-res photos of your trip to the Mt. Everest, scanned copies of your grandparents’ love letters or a career’s worth of business proposals, and still have space for the novel you’re working on.”
But its also savvy enough to know, that in this age, 5GB isn’t really enough. You can update to 25GB for a mere $2.49 (£1.54) a month and we’d imagine that’ll be the most popular option. Power users can grab 100GB for $4.99 (£3.08) a month, while a 1TB in the cloud will cost $49.99 (£30.80).
Perhaps mindful that Google will only be offering 5GB, Microsoft has cut its free SkyDrive allowance from 25GB right down to 7GB. Existing users will be able to adjust their account settings to hold onto that free storage, but new users will get just 7GB.
Redwood also opts for yearly price plans with 20GB for $10 (£6) a year. 50GB for $25 (£16) a year and 100GB for $50 (£32) a year.
Google has the advantage in terms of pure storage stage (it has also upped Gmail free storage from 7GB to 10GB), but Microsoft’s existing option is cheaper and offers more free space.
Microsoft has upped its file upload maximum size from 100MB to 300MB, whereas Google makes no mention of a maximum upload size within its launch documents, so that remains to be seen.
Here’s a not-final dummy-unit of the Samsung Galaxy S3 that may or may not look something like what we’re going to see from Samsung on May 3.
Actually, the unit in question is quite clearly not what we’ll see hitting our shelves post-May 3, given that its plastered in notes and is generally agreed to be a dummy house for the much-anticipated smartphone.
What’s inside is probably more likely to be accurate – although fat lot of good it does us, unless any of you happen to have x-ray eyes and can hop a plane to China, infiltrate the manufacturing plant it came from and have a shufty at the handset for yourself. If so, call us.
Back to reality
The software shown is Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0), with Samsung’s TouchWiz overlay, complete with Twonky Server app (Samsung’s Airplay solution?).