Tag Archives: Samsung

Samsung Year in Review: Galaxy Triumphs, Apple Losses

Samsung produces a number of products – from kitchen appliances to PCs – but it was the company’s mobile division that made the most headlines in 2012. The Korea-based company dominated the mobile phone space, introducing several new Galaxy devices throughout the year. But it couldn’t shake one its biggest rivals, Apple, which proved to be a worthy… Read More »

Google – working on a secret phone called the “X-Phone”

Google is working on what the company is internally calling the “X Phone” that it hopes will provide a credible challenge to Apple and Samsung, reveals the Wall Street Journal. Google is using Motorola, which it acquired seven months ago for $12.5 billion, to design a phone that will supposedly have new features unlike any seen in the… Read More »

Samsung’s New Galaxy Grand with Dual-SIM, 5-Inch Display

Samsung has added the Grand, a new midrange smartphone, to its Android-running Galaxy lineup. At a glance, it strongly resembles the Galaxy S III, though Grand features a larger, though lower-resolution display—a 5-inch WVGA TFT LCD compared with the 4.8-inch HD Super AMOLED on the Galaxy S III—and will be available in a dual Subscriber Identity Module (SIM)… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S3 will get Android 4.1 Jelly Bean this Friday

US Cellular has announced that it would be rolling Jelly Bean out to its Samsung Galaxy S3 starting this Friday, December 21st. This would make it the fifth and final upgrade needing to go out to the Samsung Galaxy S3 here in the United States as all major carriers, including Verizon, will have been offering it. Read more… Read More »

Best Buy offering Samsung Galaxy S III for $49 on December 16th

” Best Buy has been known to have some pretty good deals, but this one should have any Android fan pretty excited. Tomorrow only, Best Buy will be offering the famed Galaxy S III for only $49.99 with a new or renewed contract. This offer is good for all four major carriers: Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile. Read… Read More »

How to load a spinner with values from SQlite Database in android?

Here is a simple example showing how to load a database values in a spinner in android. OK we will start. This is the layout for the spinner row. spinner_row.xml This is the layout for the interface. activity_main.xml Now this is the MainActivity.java file that uses the spinner and the database. Join the Forum discussion on this post… Read More »

Microsoft Introduces Surface – May be an iPad Killer.

when Microsoft unveiled the Surface tablet (actually a pair of them) Monday, the software company clearly had one ultimate goal: to make a tablet that’s better than the iPad. Unlike some hasty competitors, Microsoft took its time getting into the tablet game. Earlier this year, the company rolled out the Windows 8 operating system, software that is optimized… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S III India launch in June first week

Samsung is expected to launch its all new Galaxy S III smartphone in India in the first week of June. According to NDTV Gadgets, India is in the first list of countries to get smartphone, which will see the launch starting May 29. The smartphone will be priced at INR 38,000, while the street price is likely to… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S3 Features, Specifications And Release Date – The iPhone Killer is coming.

According to sources, the specs of the Samsung Galaxy S III have been leaked on the Web. These are some of the features from the sources.. A 4.8-inch full HD 1080P resolution with 16:9 aspect ratio. It will be powered by a 1.8GHz quad-core Samsung Exynos processor. Features a front facing 2 MP camera for video calling and… Read More »

How to Sort a String array in Android.

Hello all…. This is a simple example showing how to sort a string array which is a arraylist in android. we sort the array using the “Collections” class in android. Here is a simple example Take a look at the LogCat for the output.

How to use RadioButtonGroup in Android?

Hello everyone , In today’s tutorial I will show you how to how to use RadioButton group in Android. Lets go directly to the code. Let’s see the layout for the RadioGroup first. The file is named main.xml This will create a layout file with a radioGroup with 5 radioButtons and a button to clear all checkboxes and… Read More »

Customizing a spinner in android.

Hello everyone……… You all knew that a spinner or combobox is an inbuilt widget in android. And Like any other widgets spinners are also customizable. Here is a simple example to customize a spinner. First we will look at the java code. The getView method is called for each row in the spinner. So with the help of… Read More »

Customizing a spinner in android.

Hello everyone……… You all knew that a spinner or combobox is an inbuilt widget in android. And Like any other widgets spinners are also customizable. Here is a simple example to customize a spinner. First we will look at the java code. The getView method is called for each row in the spinner. So with the help of… Read More »

Customizing a spinner in android.

Hello everyone……… You all knew that a spinner or combobox is an inbuilt widget in android. And Like any other widgets spinners are also customizable. Here is a simple example to customize a spinner. First we will look at the java code. The getView method is called for each row in the spinner. So with the help of… Read More »

Customizing a spinner in android.

Hello everyone……… You all knew that a spinner or combobox is an inbuilt widget in android. And Like any other widgets spinners are also customizable. Here is a simple example to customize a spinner. First we will look at the java code. The getView method is called for each row in the spinner. So with the help of… Read More »

Customizing a spinner in android.

Hello everyone……… You all knew that a spinner or combobox is an inbuilt widget in android. And Like any other widgets spinners are also customizable. Here is a simple example to customize a spinner. First we will look at the java code. The getView method is called for each row in the spinner. So with the help of… Read More »