Hong Kong Tech Phooey

a tech junkie from Hong Kong

Samsung Galaxy SIII Video Roundup – Launch, TV Commercial, First Hand Review

Source – Telegraph Video, FatyakmS, whowired

May 4, 2012 Posted by | Android, Galaxy SIII, Ice Cream Sandwich, Press Release, Review, Video | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What Samsung Galaxy Note’s Ice Cream Sandwich Taste Like?

Sure looks promising but given the slightly slower processor under the hood especially with what the new HTC One has, I’m pretty sure we will be seeing the next generation Galaxy Note soon.

Source – Samsung Mobile

April 25, 2012 Posted by | Android, Galaxy Note, Ice Cream Sandwich, Mobile Phone, Samsung, Video | , , , , , | 2 Comments

HTC One vs iPhone 4S Comparison Chart & Extras

Source – TechCrunch, TechnoBuffalo aka jon4lakers

April 24, 2012 Posted by | Android, HTC, Ice Cream Sandwich, Mobile Phone, Video | , , , | Leave a comment

The Hottest Kickstarter Project Ever – Pebble – E-Paper Watch for iPhone and Android

Definitely the hottest project ever. Pebble have received a pledged of over US$1.875M, yes M for million already with still 35 days to go. Definitely the hottest item and will be the most talk about item this year.  Check out the video for what it can do and if you’re an app developer, check out their SDK and jump onboard quick for this baby is making it into the big time in no time. There’s so much info to cover and I’m not going to repost anything off their Kickstarter page, just click over and marvel.

Source – Pebble Kickstarter Page

April 14, 2012 Posted by | Accessories, Android, Apple, Beyond Geekiness, Gadgets n Gizmos, iOS 5, Kickstarter, Video | , , , , | Leave a comment

First Look Videos on Instagram for Android, Over 1 Million Downloads Within 24 Hours

Instagram for Android is finally out and over 1 million copies been sold within 24 hours.  Check out the videos embedded here for the latest news and comparison with the iOS version.  So far, reviews are mixed, some says the Android version is not as good as the iOS, some vice versa, if you own both systems, you be the judge.  Tell us your thoughts.

Source – The Wall Street Journal, AppJudgment, MobileNations

April 4, 2012 Posted by | Android, Apple, Applications, Instagram, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhoneography, Video | , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Maturation of iOS and Androis OS Infographics

Source – Lookout via VentureBeat

April 2, 2012 Posted by | Android, Apple, Infographics, iOS 4, iOS 5 | , , | Leave a comment

You’ll Get Ice Cream Sandwich for Dessert if You Own One of These HTC Phones

According to Gizmodo, the following HTC phones will be getting the upgrade to Android 4.0, HTC’s announcement here:

  • DROID Incredible 2 by HTC
  • HTC Amaze 4G
  • HTC Desire S
  • HTC Desire HD
  • HTC EVO 3D
  • HTC EVO Design 4G
  • HTC Incredible S
  • HTC Sensation
  • HTC Sensation XL
  • HTC Sensation 4G
  • HTC Sensation XE
  • HTC Raider
  • HTC Rezound
  • HTC Rhyme
  • HTC Thunderbolt
  • HTC Vivid

Source - GizmodoHTC

March 15, 2012 Posted by | Android, HTC, Ice Cream Sandwich, Mobile Phone | , , , | Leave a comment

CNET Asia Community Blog Entry – Google Not Playing in Asia

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My new entry over at CNET Asia Community Blog is up. This week’s entry, “Google Not Playing in Asia”. Click here for the full read.

March 9, 2012 Posted by | Android, Blogroll, CNET, Google, Google Play | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

13 Google Play Videos

Android Market is now Google Play, check out the vids to see what’s new. Seems like Google wants to extend into eBooks, music store, movie store, cloud storage and much more. Check out these thirteen videos below.

eleven more videos after the jump…… gee…..

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March 7, 2012 Posted by | Android, Applications, Google, Video | , , , , , | Leave a comment

First Look Video on Chrome for Android – Well, Chrome with no Flash to be Exact

Source – GoogleChrome

February 8, 2012 Posted by | Android, Chrome, OS, Video | , , , , | Leave a comment

Video Review – Honeycomb vs Ice Cream Sandwich on the Motorola Xoom

Great video review from guys over at Pocketnow where they square off the Honeycomb against the Ice Cream Sandwich.  If you want to know a bit more on the shortcomings of the Honeycomb on tablet, check out the following video from Pocketnow as well. Enjoy.

Source – Pocketnow

January 26, 2012 Posted by | Android, Honeycomb, Ice Cream Sandwich, Review, Tablet, Video | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

First Look Video(s) at the Galaxy Note

The Galaxy Note is officially launched last week in Hong Kong and the price tag for it is HK$5,590 (US$717) for no contract. Check out the video. More videos after the jump.

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November 14, 2011 Posted by | Android, Mobile Phone, Tablet | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Review on Samsung TouchWiz UX Interface for Galaxy Tab 10.1

Samsung’s newest UI, TouchWiz UX for Android, that specifically made for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is out. According to Slashgear, “what TouchWiz amounts to is a custom user interface that sits on top of and beside Android 3.1 Honeycomb, working to improve the way you work with Android and your tablet in general as well as opening your pathway to Samsung’s new movie collection interface and ability to work with Mini Apps on top of your everyday full-screen apps and home screens”.

Whether one should update to the new UI? hmm…. better check out the full review by Slashgear to find out , link here.

Source – Phone Dog, Slashgear

August 7, 2011 Posted by | Android, Samsung, Samsung Galaxy Tab, Tablet | , , | 2 Comments

CNET Asia Community Blog Entry – Norton Mobile Security 1.5 – the key to mobile security

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My new entry over at CNET Asia Community Blog is up. This week’s entry, “Norton Mobile Security 1.5 – the key to mobile security”. Click here for the full read.

 

March 6, 2011 Posted by | Android, Applications, Blogroll, CNET | , , , , | Leave a comment

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