Secure Turing phone shipping date slips to next year
Those hoping to get the super-secure Turing phone for the holidays be aware that's not going to happen. Robotic Industries says the phone will ship in the first quarter of 2016.
The Turing is supposed to offer the highest level of security throughout the phone to keep data safe.
Google Photos now shares albums
Just in time to share those holiday photos, Google has rolled out shared albums. This will make it easier to create holiday photo collections to share with the family.
When a link to an album is shared, recipients can add their own photos to the collection.
SwiftKey Symbols: Assistive app for nonverbal communication
The SwiftKey folks have rolled out an app that allows nonverbal users to communicate with symbols. SwiftKey Symbols allows building sentences by tapping images for the intended words.
This technology has been used for years for autistic patients and others who can't verbalize their thoughts.
Huawei Mate S gets 3D Touch
The latest phone from Huawei uses a pressure sensitive screen similar to that on the latest iPhone from Apple. The company hasn't enabled much use for the '3D Touch' capability but intends to offer functionality in the future.