Make a Note in your calendar: the new Samsung Galaxy Note will be unveiled on September 4.
Invitations have been sent to press for an announcement on that date, the tagline 'Note the date' giving a clanging clue as to what we can expect.
Like the two previous generations of Note phablets, the Note 3 will be unveiled at annual technology trade show IFA in Berlin, this time at a special event entitled Samsung Unpacked 2013 Episode 2.
Somewhere between a phone and tablet, the original Note was the first phablet. The Note 3 is expected to have a 5.… Read more
Catch Notes sent out an e-mail this week stating that service will be terminated August 30, 2013. According to the e-mail, the company is "headed in a different direction," and evidently your notes are not invited for the ride.
After the end of the month, Catch Notes and AK Notepad will have their sync and collaboration abilities discontinued, and the app and Web interface will stop working. So now it's time to export your data and move on. Here's how:
Step 1: Log in to your Catch account on the Web. The export tool that the … Read more
Password managers like Apple's Keychain or the third-party 1Password utility are exceptionally useful options for managing the numerous credentials we establish and use on a day to day basis with our computers. With these tools set up, you can easily check an option to save your username and password in an encrypted form, to be retrieved whenever you access the respective service.
Despite these tools, some people may still wish to keep a list of usernames and passwords they use in an accessible list, such as a text document or other more simplistic form, even if it's just … Read more
When we last saw OneNote for the iPad, we felt that as though Microsoft released its venerable note-taking app for its chief rival's device against its own will. The OneNote iPad app was so severely limited that only the most ardent OneNote users could find it useful. The updated app offers a boatload of improvements, though it still holds onto one limitation that makes the iPad users feel like second-class citizens to their Windows brethren.
And what is this egregious limitation to which I refer? Why, it's the simple task of creating a new notebook or even a … Read more
It's another battle of the phablets in the Prizefight ring. LG's Optimus G Pro is the latest contender to try to take down the reigning champion, the Samsung Galaxy Note 2.
Smartphone meets tablet with these big screen behemoths. The Galaxy Note 2 brings its stylus to the fight while the Optimus G Pro uses your finger.
LG's blazing Snapdragon processor and a 1080p screen is unmatched right now and Samsung's one of the most versatile feature-rich phablets we've ever seen.
It's a face-off for Prizefight supremacy. Which phablet is your Prizefight champion? Cast … Read more
Samsung might skip the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update in favor of the 4.3 release for the Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy S3, according to a new rumor.
As some readers know first-hand, both the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and the Samsung Galaxy S3 are currently awaiting an Android 4.2.2 update. According to a source known to tech site Temefy, Samsung won't issue the next update for the two units until either November or December. Allegedly, this is so that these smartphones can scoop up the 4.3 release.
The anonymous tipster also claims … Read more
If you are a OneNote addict and an iPad user and haven't yet discovered Outline+, now is the time to take the plunge. This already excellent OneNote app for the iPad received an updated recently that brings a host of new features, including support for SkyDrive, external keyboards, inking, and sharing via PDF.
Before the app was updated, you could sync Outline+ with your OneNote notes via Dropbox or iTunes, but given the fact that OneNote and SkyDrive both sprang from the loins of Microsoft, it's probably a good guess that there are people out there who use … Read more
Samsung's Galaxy Note might soon have a strong competitor from HTC.
HTC is planning to launch a phablet in September, called the One Max, German mobile site Mobile Geeks, reported on Monday. Mobile Geeks cited individuals who claim to have knowledge of the company's plans. The device will sport a 5.9-inch HD display and be available in early September, according to the site's sources.
Given the size of the device, it's no surprise it'll be equipped with the latest and greatest features, including a 2.3GHz Snapdragon 800 processor, 2GB of RAM, and up … Read more
Blue Note by Groovebug is a Jazz Music lover's dream, combining hundreds of hours of music from the world's best Jazz musicians into a single streaming app. Instead of having to sift through other curation and discovery apps to find the tracks you like, this app streamlines everything Jazz into one massive database. The app, itself, runs smoothly as well, streaming flawlessly on Wi-Fi and offering a number of tools to save and access music later.
Setup of Blue Note by Groovebug is quick and easy, though you'll note that no songs play for more than a … Read more