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Samsung Galaxy S6 apps screenshots leaked. A bunch of them.

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Above you can find screenshots of a new app called Geo News. There are also screenshots of a redesigned S Note app, and the influences of Material Design are pretty clear . Samsung has also adopted a lot of animations and effects of Android 5.0 on the Galaxy S6.UPDATE: More apps screenshots leaked of the SystemUI,Smart Remote, Smart Switch, Kids Mode, Optical Reader, Gear manager and Gear Fit, right below:

S6 like SystemUISmart RemoteSmart SwitchKids ModeOptical Reader Gear ManagerGear Fitxdadevelopers via sammobile

Microsoft to Webcast Live at MWC 2015.

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Join us for a live webcast at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.In just a few days, we will be at the Mobile World Congress 2015 to share how you can #achievemore with Microsoft. Come along for the ride and join us here for a live webcast from Barcelona on Monday 2 March 2015 at 8:30am CET (1 March 11:30pm PST).Microsoft Live Stream

More pictures of the Real Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

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An sprouted out home button for a fingerprint sensor, 20 megapixels rear camera with LED flash,, IR, micros USB port, around 8 m.m thick, earphones jack, full back metal, apparently not replaceable battery, left and right curved screens, are some of the hardware we can see on the pictures below of the Samsung galaxy S6 Edge.





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Star Trek 3 coming on July 8, 2016.

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Paramount Pictures  Star Trek franchise will be rebooted with a third film to be on the movies in July 8, 2016 with a new director Justin Lin who directed the third, fourth, fifth and sixth installments of the “Fast and Furious” franchise.
J.J. Abrams had to exit the sequel due to his commitment to direct Disney’s “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Abrams directed the first two “Star Trek” reboots in 2009 and 2013.
The 2016 release will be  marking the 50-year anniversary of the television launch of the landmark science-fiction series.
The TV series debuted on Sept. 8, 1966, on NBC and aired for three seasons.
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Swiss Traditional Watch makers counterattack smartwatches, with smart features.

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We see that coming. After all smartwatchers makers are making them much smarter every new model, the Swiss Traditional Watch makers are now aware of what it means for their market and are starting to test their watches with few smart features in, like sleep and motion tracking technology built inside and a companion app to go with them and without sacrificing on style.Swiss watchmakers Frederique Constant, Mondaine, and Alpina teamed up with the motion-tracking software company Fullpower to create a new, smartwatch platform called MMT Horological, to bring fitness and sleep tracking to traditional watches.The software called MotionX will keep tabs on activity, while the Sleeptracker software will monitor the wearer’s sleep patterns and offer up smart alarms. The watches will always show the correct time and date, but they’ll also coordinate with your phone to send you active alerts and coach you. All your data will be backed up and restored on the MotionX cloud.In addition to offering…

Mr.Spock Star Trek personage actor Leonard Nimoy dies at 83. Video.

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Live long and prosper.
Who can forget  the most important alien on the 1960 TV series Star Trek with  pointed ears , with some special powers, half human , half alien, very logical speak of sense, that was Mr. Spock from Planet Vulcan ,a character performed by the actor Leonard Simon Nimoy.
He was a poet, compositor, writer, actor, director, singer, and photographer.
Leonard was born in Boston Massachusetts in March 26, 1931 and passed in Los Angeles California today February 27, 2015 at the age of 83.
The New York Times sums up his life and career in this great memorial video:
Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/video-break/article11368163.html#storylink=cpy


Rest in Peace Dear Leonard.


Leonard Nimoy and William Shatner in 1968 Star Trek.
A picture by Leonard Nimoy:


USA: LG announces availabilty of award winning 2015 OLED and LED 4K ULTRA HD TVs w/WebOS 2.0

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LG Electronics USA today announced pricing and availability for the first of its 2015 4K ULTRA HD (UHD) TV models, which were unveiled with great acclaim last month at the 2015 International CES®.Leading the 2015 lineup is LG's 4K UHD OLED TV, widely praised by industry pundits for delivering the best picture ever by virtue of its perfect blacks and brighter, crisper images for infinite contrast. Other new 2015 models available this spring include LG's PRIME UHD LED TV – a premium tier above the company's ULTRA HD TV featuring LG "ColorPrime" wider color gamut technology which offers a broader range of colors for a truly premium, cinema-like experience."Picture quality is the top consideration for television shoppers, and LG's 2015 4K TV lineup delivers," said David VanderWaal, vice president of marketing, LG Electronics USA. "OLED is unequivocally the best screen technology in the market today, and LG is the only manufacturer to offer OLED TVs…

MWC 2015: LG to unveil the smartphone on your wrist the LG URBANE LTE.

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Make Calls, Send Messages and Get Push-to-TalkCapability All Without a Smartphone

In another example of its wireless expertise, LG Electronics (LG) will be unveiling the world’s first LTE-enabled smartwatch to Mobile World Congress (MWC) next week in Barcelona, Spain. The LG Watch Urbane LTE, a next-generation wearable watch, will also include NFC and a host of other features that have never been offered before on a smart device for the wrist.
As the fourth smartwatch from LG, the LG Watch Urbane LTE is the most ambitious. It offers the style and sophistication of a real analog watch and adds to this the highest level of micro-technology centered around a 1.3-inch Plastic-OLED display. Under the P-OLED display, the LG Watch Urbane LTE packs all the communication capabilities of a smartphone in a polished, metal wristwatch. Like any 4G phone, it can make and answer calls as well as send and receive text messages. With carrier support, the smartwatch offers push-to-talk (PTT) capability w…

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2015 Live Stream (Official)

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Samsung has already posted on Youtube the video source with countdown for the company live streaming event of March 1st in Barcelona where will announce the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. (video below)
Before prototypes pictures  have surge recently on the web, but have nothing to do with the official picture that TMobile, AT&T and Sprint have already posted on their sites. (picture above) 
Barcelona, Spain  is 6 hours ahead of America and if Samsung is going to start at 6:30 p.m CET (central european time) it means the start event time 12:30 p.m will be  for America: North America:  USA and Canada ET and South America:  Bogotá, Colombia,Lima,Perù  Quito, Ecuador and  Rio Branco,Brazil.


Join us live in Barcelona from wherever you are as we bring you The Next Galaxy at Unpacked.
Date: March 1 Time: 6:30pm CET

Apple will hold an special event in March 9

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Apple has posted a public invitation on their site Apple.com to join them on March 9 at 10 a.m PDT for an special event.
Also invites to watch the live video streaming and follow every moment on apple.com/live. On the invitation also you can read : SPRING FORWARD meaning the devices they are going to announce,  its availabilty will be for this Spring.
Rumors are saying Apple will unveil the iPad Pro 12.2 inch or will just announce the real prices for the Apple Watch (3 design collection models) and exact date for availability and maybe the carriers and stores that will sell the smartwatches.

Meanwhile let`s watch again the first video Apple posted about the Apple Watch:


Motorola introduces the second generation MOTO E 4G LTE, 64 bits chipset.

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Motorola today launched the 2nd Generation of the MOTO E now 4G LTE at $149.- and goes on sale since today in 40 countries worldwide.
The new MOTO E arrives with Android 5.0 Lollipop, a 4.5-inch 540×960 display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor, 8GB of on-board storage with removable micro SD card support, a 5MP rear camera with AF and with an f/2.2 aperture and can record 720p video at 30fps,and a front VGA camera, plus additional sensors to help trigger Motorola’s Quick Capture and active display notifications.
The Motorola Moto E (2015) has the same water resistance coating used on its bigger bros and a larger 2,390mAh battery (up from 1,980mAh).The phone costs $150 and is available in Black and White. You can also get a Motorola Band in Golden Yellow, Turquoise, Blue, Raspberry, Purple, Red.


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Pebble Time is the 2nd generation smartwatch. Launches Kickstarter campaing. Raises US$9 million+.

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Pebble Technology announced on Tuesday February 24th, 2015, its new version (2nd Gen) of Pebble World`s First Smartwatch and as the original version is calling the supporters for to raise US$500.000.- in 30 days, the surpirse until this time the PEBBLE TIME has reached to be supported for US$9,534,120 with 44,727 backers and continues on KICKSTARTER.
The new Pebble Time has a color e-paper display, thin ergonomic design that confortable fits the curve of your wrist. The display is always on and make all readeable even in sunlight, durable buit light weight, and water resistant.
Pebble Time conveniently delivers messages and notifications to your wrist, few partnerships with some of the most popular apps. Pebble makes a great sport watch 
Pebble Time works great with iPhone, Samsung and Androids. The battery last a whole week.
The company also added a microphone to send quick voice replies, and for to take notes on the go, and also they have designed  and made the best interface for time, …