T-Mobile will make the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 available for preorder starting Wednesday, the carrier announced on Monday.
Pricing is listed at $199 due up front with 24 monthly payments of $21 through the carrier's Simple Choice Plans, for a total of $703 altogether.
These preordered Galaxy Note 3s will begin shipping on or before October 2, but you can also buy the phablet in stores and online on October 2.
The powerful Samsung Galaxy Note 3 features a 5.7-inch screen, Android 4.3, and a 13-megapixel camera.
It's all supported by a 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon … Read more
Enterprise cloud-storage company Box is seeing the need to please consumers if it wants companies to keep using its software, so Box has designed what it hopes is a more user-friendly way for teams to collaborate on files.
The new tool unveiled Monday is dubbed Box Notes and is similar to Evernote. It displays changes to a text file in a straightforward manner and has a stripped-down tool bar that only appears when you highlight the text you want to change. This is a departure from Box's previous content creation tool, which was much more like Google Docs in … Read more
Samsung is going 64-bit too. But when?
Apple drew plenty of oohs and aahs this week when it revealed the first 64-bit chip for smartphones on Tuesday.
"Not in the shortest time. But yes, our next smartphones will have 64-bit processing functionality," Samsung's mobile business chief Shin Jong-kyun told the Korea Times on Wednesday.
Apple has filed for a patent for a forthcoming feature that could convert text to speech in its Notes application.
According to Patently Apple, the tech giant filed for the patent in Europe. In the filing that Patently Apple discovered, Apple said it planned a new version of its iOS Notes app that would allow users to first translate text into one of several other languages, and then convert it to speech.
"In the future, Apple's current invention will enable a user to select, from among multiple languages, a language to be used for performing text-to-speech conversion," … Read more
The Korean electronics giant has partnered with designer Dana Lorenz on jewelry to accompany its wearable computing device, including spiky metal charms that can attach to the watch's strap. While the line doesn't include custom bands for the Gear just yet, that could change in the future.
"I feel the sky is the limit," Lorenz told CNET.
Fashion Week may not be Samsung's typical venue, but the company looked right at home Sunday in the main white tent at … Read more
This was a big week in tech, and we've got the video to prove it.
IFA 2013 in Berlin kicked off to a roaring start with tons of announcements and reveals, including the hotly anticipated Samsung Galaxy Gear, an Android-powered smartwatch that partners with your phone. We also saw a 55-inch OLED TV from LG that actually comes with a paint-style frame to mount on your wall. Can a TV really be a work of art? To get the full highlights, you'll want to check out our must-see videos from IFA.
On the other side of the world, … Read more
Verizon customers can now preorder Samsung's new Note 3 phablet alone or bundled with the Galaxy Gear smartwatch.
Launched on Friday, the order page for the Note 3 lists the device selling for $299.99 with the usual two-year agreement and $699.99 on a month-to-month basis.
But consumers who also want to strap the new Galaxy Gear smartwatch on their wrist can purchase the Gear and the Note 3 as a package from Verizon for $599.98.
AT&T is also offering the Note 3 for $299.99 with a two-year contract or $35 a month via … Read more