The Galaxy S8+ was an impressive smartphone when it made its debut last year. The Galaxy Note 7 fiasco was still fresh in our minds, but Samsung came out of the entire ordeal with a solid resolve. When the Galaxy S9+ came out, Galaxy S8+ owners probably didn’t see much of a reason to upgrade so soon. Waiting for the Galaxy S10 makes sense, but maybe the Galaxy Note 9 has what it takes to make some S8+ owners move to Samsung’s new flagship right now?Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy S8 Plus specs comparisonWhile the Note lineup is costlier and more for the productivity and business-minded than the mainstream consumer, the Galaxy Note 9 has a huge list of new features that would make for a better user experience for S8+ owners. From a dual rear camera with AI enhancements through 8GB of RAM to a 4,000 mAh battery, the Note 9’s specs are rather impressive. Don’t believe us? Just check out the specs comparison table below to see how the Note 9 compares to the Galaxy S8+.Do … [Read more...] about Specs comparison: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy S8+
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How many websites are you familiar with that are truly global? You can probably think of a few, and some of the largest online companies will likely come to mind including Facebook, Amazon, eBay, a couple of travel sites and maybe a few others. There’s a lot of potential in specific local markets throughout the world, but expanding it to a global scale can help you reach a much wider audience and grow significantly faster. Why don’t we see many more companies succeed at going global? While many businesses simply prefer to focus on a limited audience — and are perhaps even afraid to try their luck beyond their own limited borders — the vast majority of companies that try going global simply fail. This isn’t due to the company’s size or budget restraints either, it’s down to a failure in executing, and even acknowledging, some vital steps needed to do so. They look at basic cultural differences, but you need more than just the basics. … [Read more...] about 5 easy steps to take your online business global
The first U.S. Apple vs Samsung battle has ended in late August, with a surprisingly bitter defeat for the South Korean Android maker – surprising not because Samsung was found to infringe on certain Apple patents, but because of the nature of the total Samsung defeat. Samsung was found to willfully infringe on 6 from its 7 patent claims Apple brought to this battle against its rival and was awarded $1.05 billion in compensatory damages. Meanwhile, the jury found Apple not to infringe any of Samsung’s patents, including the FRAND, or standards essential, ones.Sure, the fight is not yet over as the two companies are still duking it out in over 50 cases spread across 4 continents, and there are plenty more battles to be fought until we find a real winner, including at least one more U.S. case – although we’re probably see the two giants settle sooner or later even though that’s not an option right now. And sure, Samsung will appeal this particular decision, … [Read more...] about Why the Apple vs Samsung $1 billion verdict is correct and should stand
If you’re interested in getting started with Android game development, using a game engine like Unity or Unreal Engine 4 is often the best strategy. But which one should you ultimately pick? Both represent a sweet spot between ease of use and power. These are fully integrated development environments that let you write as much code as you need, giving you complete control over the look and performance of your game. At the same time, they both include a lot of built-in physics and scripts out of the box, as well as a huge number of free, ready-made assets for you to use.Both Unity and UE4 represent a sweet spot between ease of use and powerBoth tools are suitable for professional, commercial game development, but a hobbyist with little coding experience can also jump in and make something basic without facing too steep a learning curve. Unreal Engine is developed by Epic Games and Unity comes from Unity Technologies SF. Both support a wide range of operating systems, making them … [Read more...] about Which is better? Unity vs Unreal Engine for Android game development
posted on 3 days ago, 04:07 8 1. hansip87 (Posts: 154; Member since: 10 Nov 2015) not getting the idea here.. Isn't that Xperia skin is light icing on top of Oreo stock skin? The part that needs upgrade then, is the Android itself i suppose? posted on 3 days ago, 04:17 1 3. Settings (Posts: 2737; Member since: 02 Jul 2014) Yes, aside from the launcher ui and proprietary apps, everything is close to vanilla. posted on 3 days ago, 04:22 0 4. Feanor (Posts: 950; Member since: 20 Jun 2012) Launcher UI is also nearly stock apart from the app drawer which lacks the white background. posted on 3 days ago, 04:16 5 2. Feanor (Posts: 950; Member since: 20 Jun 2012) Again poor journalism: first the XZ1 was presented in IFA last year, not MWC. posted on 3 days ago, 11:14 0 8. yann (Posts: 502; Member since: 15 Jul 2010) It is as useless as the following - is there any interface differences between iPhone 7 and iPhone 8? posted on 3 days ago, 06:41 6 … [Read more...] about Comments for : Sony Xperia XZ2 vs Xperia XZ1 interface comparison: Has anything changed at all?