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Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-10, 08:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,820
Posted By four
Hint at when the rumored HTC Nexus 9 as well as...

Hint at when the rumored HTC Nexus 9 as well as Android 5 might be announced
http://www.engadget.com/2014/09/10/nvidia-hints-at-htc-nexus-9/...
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2014-09-10, 08:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,781
Posted By four
The Hangouts Dialer is available for...

The Hangouts Dialer is available for download/install.
It will pull an update for Hangouts and one for Play Services.
When starting for the first time, it will ask for # confirmation.

But won't...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-10, 05:06 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 12,345
Posted By four
A good summary of the smartwatch market as of...

A good summary of the smartwatch market as of today:
Leaving Samsung's Tizen aside, it is Google and Apple. And a long road ahead.
http://www.theverge.com/2014/9/10/6130613/smartwatch-os-wars
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2014-09-10, 01:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,781
Posted By four
The GoogleVoice plugin in Asterisk (PIAF) still...

The GoogleVoice plugin in Asterisk (PIAF) still works fine.
You can't be called but can place calls with no problems...

(Maybe this discussion belongs in the VoIP Providers forum?)
Forum: Internet, Landline and Wireless Phone   2014-09-10, 12:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,781
Posted By four
Hangouts + GoogleVoice = Free VoIP Calls

I hope this will work in Canada...
http://techcrunch.com/2014/09/10/google-hangouts-gets-deep-google-voice-integration-free-voip-calls/
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-10, 10:39 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,210
Posted By four
Samsung didn't miss the chance to remind the...

Samsung didn't miss the chance to remind the world about Apple's "scripture"...:)

http://i-cdn.phonearena.com/images/articles/139477-thumb/noone.png
Taken from here...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-10, 08:48 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
I find this better than claiming to have...

I find this better than claiming to have witnessed miracles, e.g. problem-less live streaming...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-10, 12:01 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
Priceless...:D "So excited for the Apple...

Priceless...:D

"So excited for the Apple Watch. For centuries, we’ve checked the time by
looking at our phones. Having it on your wrist? Genius."
-----Ellen DeGeneres

"The Apple Watch finally...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 10:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,296
Posted By four
It'd be save to assume that whatever you'd prefer...

It'd be save to assume that whatever you'd prefer them not do - they do. All of them.
Will this result in your credit cards being charged what you haven't bought?
Not necessarily. Just monitor the...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 09:48 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
And how did the demo answer the question? How...

And how did the demo answer the question?
How is it secure if the watch doesn't have a fingerprint sensor?

Here is a good summary of the watch...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 09:06 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
Getting back to the (very interesting) mobile...

Getting back to the (very interesting) mobile payment system:
I couldn't quite figure out how this will be accomplished with
the AppleWatch and am glad to learn I'm not alone...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 08:01 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
Were you? Live? It just means you being lucky,...

Were you? Live?
It just means you being lucky, not me being bitchy...
http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2014/09/09/apples-iphone-6-live-stream-fail/?mod=rss_Technology
Forum: News, Weather, and Sports   2014-09-09, 07:55 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,937
Posted By four
The analysis reported in that paper proves just...

The analysis reported in that paper proves just one thing (with some "stretching") - the script-kiddies didn't know about this exploit beforehand.
If you run/maintain SSL protected systems for a...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 06:40 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
The live stream was failing even on Safari...

The live stream was failing even on Safari running on a Hackintosh...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 05:39 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
Would be nice... But with today's state of...

Would be nice...
But with today's state of snooping/surveillance/security I don't think a critical mass of users can be built soon.

Apple's announcement probably delayed it even further: I don't...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 04:45 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
To summarize Apple's latest show: 1. "Buy...

To summarize Apple's latest show:

1. "Buy the rumours, sell the news" still works
http://investing.money.msn.com/investments/stock-price?symbol=AAPL&ocid=rqt

2. Secrecy on Apple's scale...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 03:21 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
AppleWatch. As leaked...

AppleWatch. As leaked (http://www.phonearena.com/news/Biggest-Apple-iWatch-leak-so-far-CAD-drawings-show-the-most-complex-and-expensive-product-to-manufacture-to-date_id60431) (the frame look,...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 02:50 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
The first thing we haven't heard in leaks:...

The first thing we haven't heard in leaks: ApplePay. 50 min into the presentation...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 02:15 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
Everything as leaked so far: sizes, names,...

Everything as leaked so far: sizes, names, resolution, even background pictures.
No sapphire (ion-strengthened).

"That took an incredible amount of engineering"
----Shiller
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 11:38 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
iPhone 6 specs and (some) benches ...

iPhone 6 specs and (some) benches
http://www.gforgames.com/gadgets/final-iphone-6-specs-features-revealed-45054/

Screen resolution: 1334x750.
Samsung knew what they were doing when equipping...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-09, 12:14 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
The last was redundant. Only "debaters of...

The last was redundant.
Only "debaters of objective data" talk about themselves in third person...
Forum: MTS   2014-09-08, 08:44 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,280
Posted By four
I don't think tethering off of somebody's cell...

I don't think tethering off of somebody's cell data plan is any more secure than hotspot
Wi-Fi connection using WPA2 Enterprise with RADIUS (what most wireless providers do).

But I agree, just...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-08, 05:07 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
The post you quoted (part of) was about the...

The post you quoted (part of) was about the watch.
And Apple's drift away from the commoditizing smartphone market.

The high-end Swiss watch market (that Ive plans to screw) is narcissistic by...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-08, 04:25 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
...and the 5.5" phablet will be called iPhone 6...

...and the 5.5" phablet will be called iPhone 6 Plus
http://www.phonearena.com/news/Report-Apple-iPhone-6-Plus-to-be-the-name-of-Apples-5.5-inch-handset_id60444
Forum: HDTV: High Definition Television including LCD and Plasma   2014-09-08, 03:50 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 24,484
Posted By four
As an aside: how to make HD movies look better in...

As an aside: how to make HD movies look better in the brutal confines of 4:2:0 and [16,235] without going 4K...

Here is a patent by S.Spears and other MS guys ...
Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2014-09-08, 01:18 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 18,275
Posted By four
A very useful comparison of dashboard cameras (in...

A very useful comparison of dashboard cameras (in German)
http://www.pocketnavigation.de/2013/12/test-vergleich-dashcams/

Mentioned here (http://www.engadget.com/2014/09/08/dash-cams-explainer/)....
Forum: Home Computing   2014-09-08, 12:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,050
Posted By four
I'd look for a USB WiFi adapter with an SMA...

I'd look for a USB WiFi adapter with an SMA antenna connector.
And add an external (magnet) antenna (with an SMA end cable) to attach to the roof of the car when needed.

Can probably get both for...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-08, 11:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,820
Posted By four
Is it going to be Android 5.0 Lion? ...

Is it going to be Android 5.0 Lion?
http://www.phonearena.com/news/Nexus-5-2014-benchmarks-leak-reveal-Android-5.0-Lion-surprise_id60420
...
Forum: Smartphone and Tablet Computing including Android, Blackberry and iOS devices   2014-09-08, 10:48 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,098
Posted By four
Pretty much everything one needs to know going...

Pretty much everything one needs to know going into tomorrow's spectacle...
Forum: Shaw High Speed Internet and Home Phone   2014-09-07, 08:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 13,544
Posted By four
With Shaw, the modem you use must be - on the...

With Shaw, the modem you use must be
- on the list of approved/supported devices
- registered in your account (serial, MAC, etc.)

The first should be checked with your local Shaw office.
The...
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