Samsung Makes Eternity II and Flight II Official for AT&T
Samsung today announced two more quick messaging devices for AT&T's network, the SGH-a597 Eternity II (pictured) and Flight II. Samsung published information about the Flight II last week. The Eternity II has a 3-inch touch display with user-configurable home screens. As with with the Flight II, the Eternity II also supports AT&T's Mobile TV live television subscription service ($10/mo.). Other features of the Eternity II include Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, aGPS, 2 megapixel camera with video capture, and support for 32GB microSD cards. The Eternity II will be loaded with messaging and social networking software, including PicDial, a new feature that lets users "see full screen Facebook and MySpace profile pictures and status messages of contacts on their mobile phone during every call." The Flight II is available now only at RadioShack retail sotres. The Eternity II will be available on August 15 at AT&T retail locations and AT&T's web site.
Apple Improves iPhone 6s and 6s Plus with 3D Touch
Sep 9, 2015
Apple today announced the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, which are enhanced versions last year's iPhones. Like the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, the 6s and 6s Plus have 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch screens, respectively, slim metal designs, and fingerprint readers built into the home button.
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Offer Refined Hardware, Improved Camera, AR Emoji
Feb 25, 2018
Samsung today announced the Galaxy S9 and S9+ phones, updates to last year's S8 models. The devices bear a striking resemblance to their predecessors and make only modest changes to the hardware.
HTC U12+ Jumps to 2:1 Screen, Improves Edge Sense, Refines Speakers, Adds Sonic Zoom
May 23, 2018
HTC today announced the U12+, its flagship handset for the year. The phone carries over the "liquid design" from last year's U11, but updates the color selection for the metal-and-glass chassis.
Facebook Adds Social Functions to Live Video
May 23, 2017
Facebook today announced two new features for live video that should make it more interactive and social. First, there's Live Chat With Friends.