Galaxy S10: Samsung’s lineup is solid, but maybe wait for Galaxy S10 5G Samsung unveiled its Galaxy S10 line, but gave us two other devices that’ll require a bit of a wait. Also is DeX a thin client replacement? ZDNet’s Larry Dignan sits down with TechRepublic’s Bill Detwiler and Karen Roby to discuss the latest revealings. Read more: https://zd.net/2EkCadP Samsung has released an update for the fingerprint reader on its flagship Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus devices that some users complained wasn’t responsive. Mobility Best phones not sold by US carriers (and how to get them) Amazon working on Alexa-enabled wireless earbuds to compete with Apple’s AirPods: Report Google releases Android Q beta 2, adds notification Bubbles Apple advertises one product that actually works well iPhone XS Max vs. Galaxy S10 Plus: Which phone is best? (CNET) Top 5 email clients for Android (TechRepublic) Samsung issued a ‘Biometrics security patch’ for the Galaxy S10 pair on Friday, and according to early user reports it has resolved problems with the devices’ in-screen fingerprint scanner, which was sluggish for many users. While a number of owners said the fingerprint sensor was slow, earlier this month some users reported that the sensor was not working at all, according to multiple complaints on Samsung’s user forums. Samsung implemented Qualcomm’s ultrasonic in-screen fingerprint scanner to maximize screen space while avoiding the notch it made fun of in anti-iPhone ads. It also allowed Samsung to bring back the fingerprint sensor to the front of the device. The… [Read full story]
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