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10 reasons the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is best for business

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 08/23/2017 - 21:30
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 was announced earlier today. The Note 7 left a gap for the enterprise, but the Note 8 aptly fills it and is better for most than any other modern smartphone.

Why Samsung's Note 8 made me dump my S8 Plus: S Pen and dual camera

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 08/23/2017 - 20:00
After several months with the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus, I thought it was perfect for my needs and that I would not go back to a Note. I then saw the Note 8 in person and immediately changed my mind.

Essential Phone, Nokia 8, Samsung browser (MobileTechRoundup #404)

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 08/20/2017 - 23:34
Andy Rubin's Essential Phone is shipping this week with reviews indicating it has some compelling features. The Nokia 8 was revealed last week with Zeiss optics appearing on a Nokia once again.

Nokia 8: HMD Global's flagship smartphone is aimed at content creators

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 23:45
With a new partnership with Zeiss optics, HMD Global brings a unique dual-camera experience with advanced audio recording capability that is designed to capture the world around you.

Essential phone shipping next week: Did it miss the boat with new flagships launching soon?

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 08/16/2017 - 22:37
It's tough for a startup to launch a new smartphone, but this one has Andy Rubin behind it, so there is potential. Shipping three months after first promised doesn't help it, though.

Thanks, Samsung: Android's best mobile browser now available to all

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Fri, 08/11/2017 - 20:08
Safari and Google Chrome are installed as default web browsers on most mobile devices. But there are other options -- and Samsung's exclusive mobile browser is now available for all users of the most recent versions of Android.

iKey ships Samsung DeX centralized law enforcement mobile solution

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 08/03/2017 - 22:28
The Samsung DeX accessory is designed for your Galaxy S8/S8 Plus to serve as the computer for your work. With the new iKey keyboard and flat panel display, law enforcement and first responders have a workstation designed to function as a desktop solution.

Spigen case collection for Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus hands-on: Function, style, and protection

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sat, 07/29/2017 - 22:44
Spigen offers a large collection of case options for Samsung Galaxy S8 owners. We tested six options and found they all enhanced the functionality of the device while offering some protection from drops.

First impressions of the Moto Z2 Force Edition: Internal updates and dual cameras with ShatterShield for all

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 07/27/2017 - 21:01
Motorola's new Z2 Force Edition brings the Verizon-exclusive shatterproof display to all carriers in 2017, along with improved internal specs and a dual rear camera arrangement

Alcatel Idol 5S first look: Best Amazon Prime exclusive, only $200 buys you a lot of phone

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 07/23/2017 - 17:21
Alcatel makes affordable, solid phone hardware and the Alcatel Idol 5S is a winner. The mid-tier specs, elegant hardware design, and pure Android offer what others provide at half the price.

Samsung Galaxy S8 camera: Tips, tricks, and tools for optimal results

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 07/20/2017 - 17:21
The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have excellent camera hardware, but it is the camera application, gallery, and editing tools that set the S8 apart from the iPhone and other Android smartphones.

Hands-free with Amazon Alexa on the HTC U11: Alexa everywhere on a phone that is always with you

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Mon, 07/17/2017 - 09:00
Throughout the history of HTC, it has been known to be the first to bring various technologies and features to the smartphone world. Today, the HTC U11 is the first smartphone to support hands-free Amazon Alexa activation.

Mophie Charge Force cases for iPhone 7 and Galaxy S8, Juice Packs for Galaxy S8: hands-on

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 07/16/2017 - 20:41
Mophie added wireless charging functionality to its cases last year and is now figuring out ways to offer customers more options for charging. You can now slap on a Powerstation Mini to wirelessly top of your iPhone or Galaxy for wireless charging on the go.

Samsung Focus for Galaxy owners: Better than Outlook for business users

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 17:47
Samsung wants to be the smartphone brand for the enterprise and thanks to powerful communication consolidation apps like Samsung Focus, it's definitely doing what it needs to in order to gain followers.

Microsoft releases new Outlook for iOS and Android: Redesigned conversations and account switcher

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 07/13/2017 - 16:05
The best email client for iOS and Android devices is Microsoft Outlook. It's a consolidated email, calendar, and contact solution that keeps getting better with regular updates.

One month with the HTC U11: Stunning looks and camera, superb audio, and flawless performance

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 17:11
HTC may have failed to satisfy people with its last few devices, but the HTC U11 is a champion in nearly every area while also coming in at one of the lowest prices for a flagship smartphone.

One month with the BlackBerry KEYone: Productivity and battery life trump mid-level specs

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Fri, 06/30/2017 - 21:42
After using the BlackBerry KEYone for a month, it is easy to see how this mid-level specced device serves as a productive daily driver for enterprise customers. It's been a joy to use and the classy looking device fits in perfectly at the office.

Huawei announces global launch details of the Honor 9 and Honor Band 3

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 18:00
Huawei continues to develop the Honor brand for the younger generation and its latest Honor 9 smartphone will be launching soon around the world, as well as the wearable Honor Band 3.

Incipio DualPro for BlackBerry KEYone: Two layer protection and soft touch finish

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 06/25/2017 - 17:47
The BlackBerry KEYone is an excellent Android smartphone that looks great in the office. Incipio provides some great case options to protect your device and add some color.

Hands-on with Samsung Bixby Voice beta: 3,000 reasons to finally use the button

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 06/22/2017 - 01:30
A couple months after launching the Galaxy S8 with a dedicated Bixby button with limited functionality, an early beta is now being tested on devices across the US.