Category Archives: mobile devices

Google blocks Android updates and PlayStore for Huawei

According to the news agency Reuters will Google cancel the commercial contract with Huawei. This is caused due to the US embargo against China, where Trump put Huawei on a black list because of suspect of industry spy.  In detail … Continue reading

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Google invests 22 million Dollar in the mobile operating system KaiOS

Google invests 22 million US dollars into the mobile operating system KaiOS which runs on so called “feature phones”. Feature phones are a mixture of smart phones and classic phones (only for calling). Even though feature phones do not provide … Continue reading

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Smart phone market decreases for the first time

According to Gartner the first time the smart phone market decreased in the fourth quart of 2017. This rises the question whether the peak of the smart phones is reached? Besides Huawei and Xiaomi all producers had a decrease in … Continue reading

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Intel announces new augmented reality glasses “Vaunt” projecting directly on the human retina

Intel works smart glasses called Vaunt which look like normal glasses and have a weight of only 50 gramm, as reported by The Verge.  All electronics including battery are within the glasses iron. In comparison to Google glass the Vaunt … Continue reading

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Telemedicine market increases

In Germany the market of telemedicine is likely to be liberalized (currently it in Germany it is only allowed to treat / advise patients over video calls when there was prior a personal contact.). This includes e.g. video chats with … Continue reading

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150 Euro smart phone Thor Plus available

The smart phone Vernee Thor Plus produced in China and available for 150 Euro list price offers quite good functionality. Next an AMOLED display 5.5″ (1280 x 720 pixel, 16 million colors) with 13 mega pixels, 3 GB RAM it … Continue reading

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New Samsung assistant Bixby 2.0 shall conquer smart homes

The new version 2.0 of the Samsung’s intelligent assistant Bixby shall become even more intelligent by utilizing technology from the recently bought company Viv. Bixby shall control fridges, TV sets and other networked devices. Devices shall not be restricted to … Continue reading

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