iOS 8 Safari Supports Animated PNG Images

September 29th, 2014   decode  iOS, iPhone, iPhone 6

With the release of iOS 8, Safari has gained the ability to display Animated PNGs (APNGs). Originally proposed in 2004 as a replacement to animated GIF images, APNGs offers more color and transparency support over GIFs. The Animated Portable Network Graphics (APNG) file format is…

Samsung Galaxy Ace Style LTE with AMOLED screen unveiled

September 29th, 2014   decode  Android, Android 5, Samsung, Smartphones

Samsung has silently outed a Galaxy Ace 4 version with an AMOLED display in Germany. The phone is called the Galaxy Ace Style LTE and features a 4.3″ Super AMOLED screen with a 800×480 resolution.

First Samsung Galaxy Note 4 units with build issues?

September 29th, 2014   decode  Android, Android 5, Samsung, Smartphones

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 went earlier on sale than originally planned in order to compete with the iPhone 6 Plus. However, it seems that Samsung’s rush has resulted in some defective Galaxy Note 4 units, a report from South Korea suggests. As you can…

Android L on Nexus 4!

September 22nd, 2014   decode  Android, Android 5, Smartphones

After Google released the developer preview of the Android L on just the Nexus 5 and the Nexus 7, those using the older Nexus 4 were left in the cloud of uncertainty, wondering whether their phone will get the final version when it releases later…

Samsung Galaxy Alpha on sale in the UK!

September 13th, 2014   decode  Android, Android 5, Samsung, Smartphones

Samsung’s first metallic smartphone, the Galaxy Alpha, is now on sale in the UK as was scheduled by the company. Carphone Warehouse is selling the handset in black and white on a two-year contract and will also offer the silver and blue colors from October…