Samsung Z1 the first Tizen based phone!

December 22nd, 2014   decode  Android, Android 5, Android 5.1, Samsung, Smartphones, Tablets

Samsung has been continuously postponing the launch of its first Tizen based smartphone. Samsung announced the high-end Samsung Z (SM-Z910)  about seven months ago, but cancelled its launch shortly after. A report later surfaced that Samsung was in favour of launching an entry-level smartphone based on Tizen in the…

More details about the Samsung Galaxy S6

November 6th, 2014   decode  Android, Android 5, Samsung, Smartphones

Samsung’s revenue and profits have been steadily declining in recent months, and it has given the company inspiration to reshuffle its priorities and put a higher focus on adopting new trends (like the trend of using metal on a device to make it feel more premium.) As SamMobile…

Nike CEO Hints at Continued Partnership With Apple to Develop Stylish Fitness Wearables

October 24th, 2014   decode  iOS, iPhone, iPhone 6

Nike CEO Mark Parker sat down with Bloomberg’s Stephanie Ruhle to discuss the company’s brand and product strategy (via The Guardian). During the 13-minute-long “Market Makers” segment, Parker confirmed that he is bullish on Apple and the wearables market, hinting at a continued partnership between…

Microsoft sold a record 9.3 million Lumia smartphones last quarter

October 24th, 2014   decode  Other, Smartphones

Microsoft released its earnings report for the first quarter of the fiscal 2015. The Redmond-based tech giant took home net income $4.5 billion from $23.2 billion of revenue.

Apple may pay Foxconn more for each iPhone 6 Plus

October 24th, 2014   decode  iOS, iPhone, iPhone 6

A media report from Taiwan claims Apple could be ready to pay more to Foxconn for its manufacturing services for the iPhone 6 Plus. This would hopefully have the effect of encouraging the Taiwanese company to make more iPhone 6 Plus units. Those are needed…