"SAMSUNG should be lauded for taking this important step", said TAGSTATION Pres. PAUL BRENNER. Meanwhile, emergency information came via FM radio signals - which, in many cases, the victims couldn't access, because their chips were locked.
The Korean firm has made a deal with the NextRadio app to activate the FM radio chip within the forthcoming Galaxy S9 handset. We're still hoping smartphone manufacturers like Apple, HTC, Motorola and Xiaomi will ultimately realize they're making a mistake leaving the archaic but useful headphone jack behind, while Samsung is now officially joining an FM radio-reviving movement. TagStation, LLC has developed the TagStation® service to provide radio stations with artist and title information and unique interactivity with listeners.
Cupertino in particular came in for criticism for the lack of an FM radio in iPhone models, following a spate of natural disasters in the USA past year. The capability will allow users to connect directly to the NextRadio app and listen to their favorite tracks, while simultaneously saving battery life as well as data.
At the time, Apple claimed their newer phones didn't contain these chips to begin with and thus could not activate them upon request.
Having access to local FM radio stations should be a nice addition for Samsung devices because it serves a lot of different situations. It is simply a matter of smartphone manufacturers enabling the chip for that functionality.
The FCC previously asked Apple to unlock the radio chip in their smartphones, although Apple revealed that iPhones from the iPhone 7 onward do not actually have the hardware installed.
The interview became so contentious that Tapper cut the interview short and said Miller was wasting his viewers' time. In the book, " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House ", by Michael Wolff , Mr.
Jammu and Kashmir police took to Twitter to confirm the blast and number of policemen killed in the blast. Deputy Chief Minister, Nirmal Singh also condemned the IED blast in which four police men were killed.
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Child Protective Services and the Michigan State Police Forensics Unit are assisting. "We didn't know anything was going on. Gabrielle Barrett had an upbeat personality and loved the movie Frozen , said her grandfather, Jerry Barrett, 47.
Serena backed out after pushing her decision to the eleventh hour as she just didn't want to compete but win the tournament. Williams didn't drop a set while winning last year's title, and her victory helped her regain the world No.1 ranking.
In Delhi, hospitals will not be shut but doctors can participate and decide to resume their duties in later hours of the day. However, the healthcare services in government hospitals will continue as usual.
The presidency on Saturday tried to explain the inclusion of the dead persons, saying the list was compiled in 2015. He said this in reaction to the outcry over the inclusion of at least four dead persons in the list of appointees.
The Bollywood period drama is based on an epic 16th-century poem, " Padmavat ", by Sufi author Malik Muhammad Jayasi. Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali , Padmavati stars Deepika Padukone , Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh.
Scarlett Johansson's standalone Black Widow a step closer
She's also written Black List script The Shower , which tells of an alien invasion that goes down during a baby shower. If " Black Widow " comes to be a reality, it will be Marvel's second superhero drama, to be led by a woman .
Dish DVRs will soon be working with Google Assistant
Samsung also revealed it's bringing its voice assistant, Bixby, to its smart TVs and Family Hub fridges this year. Toyota announced at CES on Tuesday that Amazon's Alexa would be integrated with its infotainment systems.
GOP accuses Dems of holding budget deal hostage over DACA
A Republican source in the room told CNN that lawmakers didn't know the press would be in the White House meeting for so long. But lawmakers said that is not likely at Tuesday's meeting as they consider options for resolving the standoff with Trump.
Emmy-Nominated Actor Jerry Van Dyke Dies
She noted that a vehicle accident both were involved in two years ago provided deteriorated health in the aftermath. Jerry Van Dyke , the comedian brother of actor Dick Van Dyke , reportedly has died at the age of 86.
Kim Jong Un: Nuclear button is always on his desk
Tension has been rising over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes, which it pursues in defiance of years of U.N. Security Council resolutions, with bellicose rhetoric coming from both Pyongyang and the White House.