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Samsung is Reportedly Improving its Facial Recognition Tech with Software

Facial recognition has been a feature of Android since Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich, and it’s always worked as advertised: You unlock your smartphone by staring into the front-facing camera. But it’s always been more of a gimmick feature than anything else — especially since it can be fooled with a picture or video of […]

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Samsung Turkey Portal States that the Android 8.0 Oreo Update is Coming to Samsung Phones in Early 2018

Android 8.0 Oreo was officially unveiled by Google on August 21, 2017. Since then, we have seen the update hit Pixel and Nexus devices. Sony promised to ship Oreo within weeks and now the manufacturer has started pushing the Oreo update to the Xperia XZ Premium. However, few other devices have received the Oreo update […]

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Enable Always On Display on Any Samsung Nougat Device Without Root

Always on Display is a nifty feature available in flagship Samsung phones, and finally on the new Google Pixel 2/2 XL. Introduced on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, Always on Display takes advantage of the AMOLED screen to light up parts of the screen with a clock or other widget without having a […]

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Samsung to Give Linux Desktop Experience to Smartphone Users

Samsung on Thursday announced a new app, Linux on Galaxy, designed to work with its DeX docking station to bring a full Linux desktop experience to Galaxy Note8, Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphone users. Samsung earlier this year introduced DeX, a docking station that connects to a monitor to give Galaxy smartphone users a desktop […]

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