Geely says the founder will move to smartphone manufacturing

The building of Geely Automobile Research Institute can be seen on August 4, 2017 in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province, China. REUTERS / Aly Song / Files September 28, 2021 Shanghai (Reuters) -Chinese car maker Zhejiang Geely Holding said on Tuesday that founder Eric Li has launched a new company specializing in the manufacture of smartphones. The … [Read more…]

Google to Block Android v2.3.7 and Lower, Access to Gmail, YouTube, Maps, and MORE Amid 23rd Birthday

Google is going to block Android devices with version 2.3.7 and lower to access its popular applications, including that of Gmail, Google Maps, and YouTube, among others. The reason for this may be for security purposes, especially as Google would no longer provide any protection for the old Android versions that have already stopped support.  … [Read more…]

Samsung loses ground in smartphone image sensor market in H1: report

This file photo shows Samsung Electronics Co.’s office building in Seoul. (Yonhap) Samsung Electronics Co. remained in second place in the global smartphone image sensor market in the first half of the year, a report showed Tuesday, although its share declined from a year earlier. Samsung captured a 25 percent revenue share in the first … [Read more…]

Xiaomi engages expert to assess Lithuania’s allegations on smartphone censorship

The dispute has blown up against a backdrop of souring relations with China. In August it demanded Lithuania withdraw its ambassador in Beijing and said it would recall its envoy to Vilnius after Taiwan said that its mission there would be called the Taiwanese Representative Office. “While we dispute the characterisation of certain findings, we … [Read more…]

This is the Android smartphone most people should get • GEEKSPIN

Pixel 5A review Bottom line The Pixel 5A offers what matters most – a great camera, display, and performance – all for a budget-friendly price. Pros Great Display Performance Battery life IP67 water-resistant Affordable price Stock Android with regular updates Cons Bland design with a single “mostly black” color option No wireless charging 60Hz display … [Read more…]

Researchers: Smartphone sensor data may be able to detect subjective cannabis intoxication

Breadcrumb Trail Links World News News Legalization Time features coupled with phone sensor data reported to have 90 per cent accuracy in detecting weed intoxication. Author of the article: Angela Stelmakowich Publishing date: Sep 27, 2021  •  13 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Of the 451 cannabis use episodes, participants reported … [Read more…]