HERE Maps: No Plans to Update Original Gear S Navigation App
By PhoneNews.com Staff on December 3, 2015
The original Gear S could do offline maps, and navigation, but curiously it would only do that for walking directions and mass transit… it does not provide navigation for driving your own car.
Posted in Navigation, Samsung, Tizen | Tagged Gear S, gear s2, gps, here, Here Maps, Samsung, Tizen
Samsung Announces First Commercial Tizen Phone In Z1 For Launch In India
By Humberto Saabedra on January 14, 2015
After months of false starts, Samsung finally launches its first Tizen smartphone to the public, in a scaled-down model for India in the Z1
Samsung Announces Gear S Tizen-Powered Smartwatch with 3G Radio
By Humberto Saabedra on August 28, 2014
Samsung announces its latest Gear smartwatch in the Gear S, this one with a built-in 3G radio
Delays Mount for Samsung’s First Tizen Smartphone
By Humberto Saabedra on July 28, 2014
Samsung’s first Tizen smartphone is delayed yet again, which increases doubt for a 2014 launch
Editorial: Console OS – The Birth of A Platform
By Christopher Price on June 16, 2014
It’s no secret that I slipped out of the blogosphere, with little fanfare. I’ll explain in a few hundred (okay, a couple thousand) words what it was all about, and why Console OS is so important today.
Posted in Android | Tagged Android, BREW, console os, crowdfunding, iconsole, Intel, kickstarter, meego, opengl, os x, qualcomm, steamos, Tizen, valve, walled garden, windows, x86 | 4 Responses
Samsung Officially Announces First Tizen Smartphone in The Z For Eastern Europe
By Humberto Saabedra on June 2, 2014
After setbacks earlier this year Samsung has finally announced its first Tizen smartphone in the Z.
Tizen Association Adds New Members Despite Recent Setbacks, Sprint Returns to Membership
By Humberto Saabedra on February 13, 2014
The Tizen Association adds new members ahead of its official unveiling at Mobile World Congress in Spain
Posted in Carriers, Conglomerates, General News, Manufacturers, Tizen | Tagged Tizen
NTT DoCoMo Suspends Tizen Launch Plans, Future of Platform Uncertain
By Humberto Saabedra on January 19, 2014
The future of Tizen as a commercial platform is in doubt after its only carrier partner suspends plans for a commercial launch.
Posted in Apple, Carriers, Samsung, Tizen | Tagged Apple, ntt docomo, Samsung, Tizen | 1 Response
Samsung Unlikely To Release Tizen-Powered Devices In The US
By Humberto Saabedra on January 10, 2014
Samsung confirms that it’s unlikely to release Tizen-powered smartphones in the US once the platform debuts next month.
Posted in Samsung, Tizen | Tagged Samsung, Tizen | 1 Response
Nokia N9 Owners Ask Nokia to Uphold Their Commitment to Updates Through 2015
By Christopher Price on March 8, 2013
Also, what Nokia can do to buy their way out of the problem… and how Nokia cost our founding editor five figures along the way.
Posted in Editorials, Jolla, MeeGo / Mer / Sailfish, Nokia | Tagged Apple, Intel, Jolla, meego, N9, n950, Nokia, nokia maps, powerbook 5300, powerbook g3, sailfish, steve jobs, steven elop, Tizen, Windows Phone | 26 Responses