Slashdot Items Tagged "handheld"

Date / Time Story
Sunday October 23, 2016 @06:41PM More NFL Players Attack Microsoft's $400M Surface Deal With The NFL
Saturday September 10, 2016 @03:50PM Samsung to Customers: Stop Using Note 7, Then Wait For Replacements
Sunday September 04, 2016 @12:12AM These Are the Six Crypto-Currencies Approved By Apple
Sunday August 28, 2016 @12:56AM RIP John Ellenby, Godfather of the Modern Laptop
Friday August 12, 2016 @11:25PM New Cache Attack Can Monitor Keystrokes On Android Phones
Sunday August 07, 2016 @09:08PM 900M Android Devices Vulnerable To New 'Quadrooter' Security Flaw
Saturday July 23, 2016 @03:43PM Turn Your Android Phone Into a Laptop For $99 With the Superbook
Friday June 10, 2016 @10:32PM Ask Slashdot: Why Do Most Tablet Specs Suck?
Sunday May 01, 2016 @06:45PM Marketers Hunger For Data From Wearables
Monday March 28, 2016 @09:03AM Ask Slashdot: How Do You Deal With Glare On Cellphones?
Monday March 28, 2016 @08:04AM Ubuntu Tablet Now Available For Pre-Order
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:20AM Sony Is Bringing PlayStation Games To iOS and Android Devices
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @09:19PM FBI Hires Cellebrite To Crack San Bernadino iPhone
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @12:57AM Encryption Securing Mobile Money Transfers Can Be Broken
Monday March 21, 2016 @10:21PM Apple Unveils Smaller iPhone SE, Starting At $399
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:36AM Ask Slashdot: Are You Excited About Upcoming 4-inch iPhone or 9.7-inch iPad Pro?
Sunday March 20, 2016 @01:07PM Facebook and Whatsapp Discontinue Support For Blackberry
Friday March 18, 2016 @08:20PM Is $699 Too Much For a 13.3-inch Android E-ink Reader?
Thursday March 17, 2016 @06:55PM Microsoft Finally Rolls Out Windows 10 Mobile To Older Phones
Monday March 14, 2016 @03:33PM LG Releases First Smartphone With DAB+ Chip
Thursday March 10, 2016 @03:59PM Galaxy S7 vs iPhone 6S: Samsung Has the Upper-Hand, For Now
Monday March 07, 2016 @12:14PM McAfee Says He Lied About iPhone Hacking Method To Get Public Attention
Sunday March 06, 2016 @12:22PM Samsung Galaxy S7's Moisture Warning Prevents Charging When Wet
Sunday March 06, 2016 @01:12AM Amazon Backpedals On Encryption, But Fire "Still Sucks"
Friday March 04, 2016 @12:48PM Tracking Caucusgoers By Their Cell Phones
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:55AM WhatsApp To End Support For BlackBerry, Nokia, and Other Older Operating Systems
Friday February 26, 2016 @12:56PM Porn-Clicker Android Malware Hits Google Play Hard
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @08:53PM Apple Is Said To Be Working On an iPhone Even It Can't Hack
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:32PM E-book Museum At the Library of Congress?
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @08:08PM World's First Modular Smart Phone Hits the Market
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @11:15AM ARM: Mobile Graphics Will Surpass PlayStation 4, Xbox One In 2017
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @11:04AM Indoor LTE Wireless: Not To Be Overlooked At Mobile World Congress
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @10:37AM Bill Gates Sides With FBI In Apple Spat
Monday February 22, 2016 @02:47PM Samsung Unveils Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge and Gear 360 VR Camera
Monday February 22, 2016 @11:18AM Apple's iPhone Already Has a Backdoor
Saturday February 20, 2016 @12:09AM Why Are Apple's Competitors Staying Silent On the iPhone Unlocking Fight?
Friday February 19, 2016 @10:23AM 3-in-1 Android Malware Acts As Ransomware, Banking Trojan and Info Thief
Friday February 19, 2016 @09:18AM Mobile Giant Three Group To Block Online Advertising
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @11:12AM Ringing Bells' India-Only Android Phone To Run About $4
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @11:47AM IETF's Tips For Network Admins On How To Avoid Draining Smartphone Batteries
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @10:14AM Malware Targets All Android Phones — Except Those In Russia
Thursday February 11, 2016 @01:27AM Amazon Restores Some Heft To Helvetica For Kindle E-Ink Readers
Friday February 05, 2016 @01:27PM Amazon's Thin Helvetica Syndrome: Font Anorexia vs. Kindle Readability
Thursday February 04, 2016 @12:57PM Canonical Reveals the BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Tablet
Monday February 01, 2016 @11:23PM Google To Take 'Apple-Like' Control Over Nexus Phones
Monday February 01, 2016 @02:11PM Ask Slashdot: How Do I Reduce Information Leakage From My Personal Devices?
Monday February 01, 2016 @11:17AM Exploitable Backhole Accidentally Left In Some MediaTek-based Phones
Sunday January 31, 2016 @05:37PM LG G3 'Snap' Vulnerability Leaves Owners At Risk of Data Theft
Sunday January 31, 2016 @03:19PM Apple Developing Wireless Charging For Mobile Devices
Saturday January 30, 2016 @11:46AM WhatsApp Will Get Indicators To Highlight Encrypted Chats
Saturday January 30, 2016 @12:57AM iOS App Update Technique Puts Users At Risk
Friday January 29, 2016 @12:39PM Microsoft's Windows Phone Platform Is Dead
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @09:11AM Stingray Case Lawyers: "Everyone Knows Cell Phones Generate Location Data"
Thursday January 07, 2016 @03:05PM Which do You Prefer: Mobile Web Apps or Mobile Websites? (Video)
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:46AM BlackBerry Will Continue Operations In Pakistan
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @09:47AM Verizon Offering $650 To Switch To Their Network
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @09:03AM The Reason a Surface Phone Won't Fix Microsoft's Mobile Problem
Sunday December 27, 2015 @08:56PM Microsoft CMO Confirms Development of 'Spiritual Equivalent' of Surface Phone
Sunday December 27, 2015 @05:36PM Switzerland Moves Toward a Universal Phone Charger Standard
Monday December 21, 2015 @04:31PM Israeli Firm Creates a Device That Can Hack Any Nearby Phone
Friday December 18, 2015 @08:29PM Sony Creating Sulfur-Based Batteries With 40% More Capacity Than Li-Ion
Thursday December 03, 2015 @10:42AM Cellphones Really Are Not As Good As They Were 10 Years Ago At Making Calls
Monday November 30, 2015 @08:34AM Pursuit of Slenderness May Mean No More Headphone Jack In iPhone 7
Monday November 30, 2015 @08:11AM BlackBerry Exits Pakistan Amid User Privacy Concerns
Saturday November 28, 2015 @01:32AM Hacker Cracks Lumia Bootloader, Offers Tool For Root Access and Custom ROMs
Saturday November 14, 2015 @07:23PM Chrome V8 JavaScript Exploit Leaves All Android Devices Ripe For Attack
Thursday November 12, 2015 @11:55AM With Respect To Gaming, Android Still Lags Behind iOS
Thursday November 12, 2015 @11:16AM Mozilla Launches Firefox For IOS
Thursday November 05, 2015 @03:27PM Sprint Faces Backlash For Adding MDM Software To Devices
Friday October 30, 2015 @06:20PM Motorola Unveils Droid Turbo 2, Claims Shatterproof Display, 48 Hour Battery
Thursday October 22, 2015 @09:04AM Google Makes Full-Disk Encryption Mandatory For Some Android 6.0 Devices
Thursday October 22, 2015 @08:10AM Apple Tells US Judge It's 'Impossible' To Break Through Locks On New iPhones
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:28PM Ask Slashdot: Local Navigation Assistance For the Elderly?
Friday October 09, 2015 @07:18AM Google Helped Cause the Mysterious Increase In 911 Calls SF Asked It To Solve
Thursday October 08, 2015 @07:12PM Barnes & Noble Has Been Quietly Refreshing Its Nook Hardware
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @11:27AM From Microsoft, HoloLens VR Dev Kit, New Phones, Continuum
Saturday October 03, 2015 @06:12AM Some Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus Smartphones Mysteriously Powering Down
Thursday October 01, 2015 @08:44AM The Real Cost of Mobile Ads
Monday September 28, 2015 @12:25PM iPhone 6s's A9 Processor Racks Up Impressive Benchmarks
Sunday September 20, 2015 @08:12PM Apple Cleaning Up App Store After Its First Major Attack
Saturday September 19, 2015 @03:47PM Google Releases Open Source Plans For Cardboard V2 Virtual Reality Viewer
Saturday September 19, 2015 @03:44PM Ask Slashdot: What To Do About Android Malware?
Thursday September 17, 2015 @08:58AM iPad Mini-Style Specs, On the Cheap, In Android-Based ASUS ZenPad S 8.0
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @12:38PM Proposed MAC Sniffing Dongle Intended To Help Recover Stolen Electronics
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @09:44AM Amazon Reportedly Aiming For the Low End With a Loss-Leader $50 Tablet
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:28PM Smartphone Malware Planted In Popular Apps Pre-sale
Monday August 31, 2015 @07:19AM T-Mobile Starts Going After Heavy Users of Tethered Data
Friday August 28, 2015 @09:04PM Ask Slashdot: Best Data Provider When Traveling In the US?
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:40AM Since-Pulled Cyanogen Update For Oneplus Changes Default Home Page To Bing
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:28PM Many Android Users Susceptible To Plug-In Exploit -- And Many Of Them Have It
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:51AM Backwards S-Pen Can Permanently Damage Note 5
Sunday August 23, 2015 @10:49AM Google Relaxes Handset Makers' Requirements for "Must-Include" Android Apps
Saturday August 22, 2015 @01:33PM Mobile Phone Data Can Track the Spread of Infectious Diseases
Saturday August 22, 2015 @10:19AM Apple Launches Free iPhone 6 Plus Camera Replacement Program
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @08:19AM The Realities of a $50 Smartphone
Friday August 14, 2015 @06:54PM Commodore Smartphone Hits Trademark Opposition
Thursday August 13, 2015 @04:03PM Ask Slashdot: Best Big Battery Phone?
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @08:39AM Severe Deserialization Vulnerabilities Found In Android, 3rd Party Android SDKs
Sunday August 09, 2015 @12:38PM Verizon To Drop Phone Subsidies
Tuesday August 04, 2015 @12:08PM Behind the Microsoft Write-Off of Nokia
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @08:58AM OnePlus Announces OnePlus 2 'Flagship Killer' Android Phone With OxygenOS
Thursday July 23, 2015 @09:59AM US Court: 'Pocket-Dialed' Calls Are Not Private
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @11:55AM Ask Slashdot: Do You Use a Smartphone At Work, Contrary to Policy?
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:54PM Meet "London," Marshall's First Android Smartphone
Thursday July 16, 2015 @07:02AM Nokia Wants To Make Phones Again
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:02AM Cell Phone Radiation Emission Tests Assume Use of Belt Clip
Friday July 10, 2015 @11:41AM Ask Slashdot: Measuring (and Constraining) Mobile Data Use?
Friday July 03, 2015 @06:26PM Turing Near Ready To Ship World's First Liquid Metal Android Smartphone
Monday June 15, 2015 @07:06AM UW Researchers Prototype Sonar-Based Contactless Sleep Monitoring
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @11:30AM LG Arbitrarily Denying Android Lollipop Update To the G2 In Canada?
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @10:32AM Blackberry Defeats Typo In Court, Typo To Discontinue Sales of Keyboard
Sunday May 31, 2015 @06:13PM An Early Look At Android M's Multi-Window Mode For Tablets
Thursday May 28, 2015 @03:54PM Android M Arrives In Q3: Native Fingerprint Support, Android Pay, 'Doze' Mode
Thursday May 28, 2015 @02:38PM Android M To Embrace USB Type-C and MIDI
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @08:03AM Mozilla Drops $25 Smartphone Plans, Will Focus On Higher Quality Devices
Friday May 22, 2015 @11:05PM Chrome For Android Is Now Almost Entirely Open Source
Thursday May 21, 2015 @02:45PM Ask Slashdot: What's the Best Dumb Phone?
Thursday May 21, 2015 @11:34AM Asus ZenFone 2 Performance Sneak Peek With Intel Z3580 Inside
Thursday May 21, 2015 @10:55AM Pre-Orders Start For Neo900 Open Source Phone
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @03:45PM Police Can Obtain Cellphone Location Records Without a Warrant
Thursday April 30, 2015 @06:23PM LG G4 and Qualcomm's Snapdragon 808 Benchmarked
Friday April 24, 2015 @06:46PM Patents Show Google Fi Was Envisioned Before the iPhone Was Released
Thursday April 23, 2015 @01:46PM iOS WiFi Bug Allows Remote Reboot of All Devices In Area
Thursday April 23, 2015 @10:08AM Networking Library Bug Breaks HTTPS In ~1,500 iOS Apps
Thursday April 23, 2015 @10:08AM Wi-Fi Attack Breaks iPhones By Locking Them Into an Endless Loop
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @06:15PM Facebook's "Hello" Tells You Who's Calling Before You Pick Up
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @09:26AM The NSA Wants Tech Companies To Give It "Front Door" Access To Encrypted Data
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:32PM Google Lollipop Bricking Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Devices
Thursday April 09, 2015 @01:10PM Dell Expands Intel RealSense Tablet Lineup With 10.5-Inch Venue 10 7000 2-in-1
Sunday April 05, 2015 @12:10PM Tiny LIDAR Chip Could Add Cheap 3D Sensing to Cellphones and Tablets
Saturday April 04, 2015 @07:31PM Forking Away: OnePlus Introduces Android-Based OxygenOS
Thursday March 19, 2015 @12:15AM Apple May Start Accepting Android Phones As Trade-Ins
Tuesday March 17, 2015 @10:15PM Nintendo Finally Working On Games for Smartphones
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @12:59PM CIA Tried To Crack Security of Apple Devices
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @01:51AM Google Announces Android 5.1
Friday February 27, 2015 @09:57PM BlackPhone, In Wake of Gemalto Fallout, Receives $50 Million In Funding
Friday February 27, 2015 @07:19PM Who's Afraid of Android Fragmentation?
Saturday February 21, 2015 @02:17PM Apple Will Let Users Test iOS Beta Versions For the First Time
Wednesday February 18, 2015 @05:08PM Watch Videos in Synch with Fellow iOS Users (Video)
Thursday February 12, 2015 @01:51PM Starting This Week, Wireless Carriers Must Unlock Your Phone
Saturday February 07, 2015 @08:34PM The First Ubuntu Phone Is Here, With Underwhelming Hardware
Saturday February 07, 2015 @06:01PM Dell Venue 8 7000, "World's Thinnest Tablet" With Intel Moorefield Atom Reviewed
Thursday February 05, 2015 @06:38PM Verizon Dropping Data Rates, But Current Customers Have To Call
Thursday February 05, 2015 @05:25PM What Happened To the Photography Industry In 2014?
Monday January 26, 2015 @04:47PM Google Explains Why WebView Vulnerability Will Go Unpatched On Android 4.3
Monday January 26, 2015 @04:11AM For New Yorkers, Cablevision Introduces a Wi-Fi-Centric VoiP Network
Saturday January 24, 2015 @06:29PM Surface RT Devices Won't Get Windows 10
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:51AM Moscow To Track Cell-phone Users In 2015 For Traffic Analysis
Friday January 16, 2015 @11:06PM Micromax Remotely Installing Unwanted Apps and Showing Ads
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @12:43PM Is the Tablet Market In Outright Collapse? Data Suggests Yes
Thursday December 25, 2014 @01:07PM Nokia's Back In the Tablet Business, With the Android Lollipop-Based N1
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @09:53PM Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Review
Saturday December 13, 2014 @11:50AM Cardboard Hits Half a Million Mark, Gets an SDK
Friday December 12, 2014 @09:20PM Ask Slashdot: Best Software To Revive PocketPCs With Windows Mobile 5-6?
Friday December 12, 2014 @08:42PM Apple's iPod Classic Refuses To Die
Thursday December 11, 2014 @02:04PM In Iowa, a Phone App Could Serve As Driver's License
Thursday December 11, 2014 @01:42PM Canadian Supreme Court Rules In Favor of Warrantless Cellphone Searches
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @09:04AM Google Releases Android Studio 1.0, the First Stable Version of Its IDE
Thursday December 04, 2014 @04:07PM Apple Accused of Deleting Songs From iPods Without Users' Knowledge
Sunday November 30, 2014 @12:31AM Forbes Revisits the Surface Pro 3, Which May Face LG Competition
Saturday November 29, 2014 @08:06PM A Rift In OnePlus, Cyanogen Relationship
Thursday November 27, 2014 @03:00PM Apple and Amazon Launch Black Friday Price War
Saturday November 22, 2014 @01:56AM Some Early Nexus 6 Units Returned Over Startup Bug
Friday November 21, 2014 @11:45PM Indian Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Snub Android One Phones
Sunday November 16, 2014 @06:42PM Ars Dissects Android's Problems With Big Screens -- Including In Lollipop
Friday November 14, 2014 @10:25PM Microsoft Aims To Offer Windows 10 Upgrades For All Windows Phone 8 Lumias
Friday November 14, 2014 @03:26PM Department of Justice Harvests Cell Phone Data Using Planes
Thursday November 13, 2014 @02:16PM Nvidia Shield Tablet Gets Android Lollipop Update, Half Life 2 EP1 and GRID
Thursday November 13, 2014 @12:42PM Popular Smartphones Hacked At Mobile Pwn2Own 2014
Thursday November 13, 2014 @11:35AM Android 5.0 'Lollipop' vs. iOS 8: More Similar Than Ever
Saturday November 08, 2014 @08:15AM Start-Up Vsenn Emerges From Stealth With Project Ara Modular Phone Competitor
Friday October 31, 2014 @06:19PM LG's 0.7mm Smartphone Bezel Is World's Narrowest
Thursday October 30, 2014 @08:23AM Lenovo Completes Motorola Deal
Friday October 24, 2014 @07:20PM Microsoft Now Makes Money From Surface Line, Q1 Sales Reach Almost $1 Billion
Friday October 24, 2014 @06:45PM AT&T Locks Apple SIM Cards On New iPads
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @03:36PM Deutsche Telecom Upgrades T-Mobile 2G Encryption In US
Tuesday October 21, 2014 @09:28AM 'Microsoft Lumia' Will Replace the Nokia Brand
Monday October 20, 2014 @01:32PM Barometers In iPhones Mean More Crowdsourcing In Weather Forecasts
Friday October 17, 2014 @05:55PM Google Releases Android 5.0 Lollipop SDK and Nexus Preview Images
Tuesday October 14, 2014 @11:17AM Flight Attendants Want Stricter Gadget Rules Reinstated
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @11:49AM Studies Conclude Hands-Free-calling and Apple Siri Distract Drivers
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @09:29AM Phablet Reviews: Before and After the iPhone 6
Saturday September 20, 2014 @07:25PM Ask Slashdot: Is iOS 8 a Pig?
Thursday September 18, 2014 @05:27PM Next Android To Enable Local Encryption By Default Too, Says Google
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @09:22AM Early iPhone 6 Benchmark Results Show Only Modest Gains For A8
Thursday September 11, 2014 @02:53PM Amazon Instant Video Now Available On Android
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @10:26AM Under the Apple Hype Machine, Amazon Drops Fire Phone Price To 99 Cents
Sunday September 07, 2014 @04:45PM Facebook's Auto-Play Videos Chew Up Expensive Data Plans
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @04:17PM E-Books On a $20 Cell Phone
Wednesday August 27, 2014 @01:20PM California Passes Law Mandating Smartphone Kill Switch
Saturday August 23, 2014 @08:20AM Google Announces a New Processor For Project Ara
Friday August 22, 2014 @04:58PM Your Phone Can Be Snooped On Using Its Gyroscope
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @08:36AM Xiaomi's Next OS Looks Strikingly Similar To iOS
Thursday August 14, 2014 @10:26AM The Biggest iPhone Security Risk Could Be Connecting One To a Computer
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @01:03PM Samsung Announces Galaxy Alpha Featuring Metal Frame and Rounded Corners
Sunday August 10, 2014 @12:30PM Silent Circle's Blackphone Exploited at Def Con
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @02:16PM Xiaomi Arrives As Top Smartphone Seller In China
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @04:33PM T-Mobile Smartphones Outlast Competitors' Identical Models
Wednesday July 30, 2014 @08:05PM Google, Linaro Develop Custom Android Edition For Project Ara
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @11:55AM $299 Android Gaming Tablet Reviewed