The ad-displaying home screen on the phone, the first to accept contactless payments, provides a gateway into a portal filled with different ways to generate funds deposited to its bundled stored-value card.
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Putting digital pen to screen defines the Note, but Samsung has included new wireless connection methods that could be particularly useful in the age of COVID-19.
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While it will likely hold back until display technology improves, Apple could make folding phones compelling with the iPad's app arsenal.
While the latest round of folding flip phones have done little to show the technology's promise, new designs show off its potential.