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Samsung’s Head of Design resigns

It’s been only a few weeks since the release of Samsung’s latest flagship devices, the Galaxy S5 and the Note 3, and already the repercussions of their tried and tested design are being felt. When it comes to mobile phone designs, users want something gorgeous, sleek and unique, none of which the S5 seems to be. The device has been criticised for its lack of visual appeal and this is mostly due to the new textured plastic backs.  Could this be why Chang Dong Hoon handed in his resignation? He has since been replaced by Lee Min Hyouk as of May 1. Although Chang is no longer Head of Design, he will...
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Samsung Galaxy S5

On 24th February 2014, the telecoms world witnessed the release of this year’s first flagship device, when mobile phone giants Samsung launched the Galaxy S5. The device  boasts of a 5.1” Full HD super AMOLED 1920 x 1080 pixel display, 16MP rear camera and a 2.1MP front  facing camera, fingerprint scanner, and a heart rate monitor. Powering the S5 is a  quad-core Snapdragon 805 processor, which runs at a 2.5GHz, combine that with the included 2GB RAM, and the S5 becomes a market-leading handset when it comes to sheer processing power. It comes in 16GB/32GB of memory and allows up to 128GB of...
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Our favourite smartphone apps

When Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone in 1876,  he never dreamed that his simple invention would be influential in every era. One can liken the evolution of the telephone to Darwin’s Theory of Evolution. The telephone gave birth to the cordless phone, car phone, the cellphone and now the smartphone. To use your smartphone optimally, it needs to be equipped with the right kind of resources. One such resource being the mobile applications you use on the phone. Not to worry if you’re a new smarphone user, we have profiled four of our favourite apps below:         1.      ...
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