The Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus will come with an active FM chip in the United States and Canada, Samsung has teamed up with NextRadio. But local radio stations could still be able to function, and your phone's FM chip doesn't need an LTE signal.
This progressive venture of unlocking the FM Chip by market leaders like Samsung will allow the global users of the company to directly connect with the NextRadio app. Tune in to their favorite local stations and also enjoy optimised battery life and less data usage than streaming radio apps.
Some smartphone users with an affinity for old-school technology may appreciate having access to FM radio, but TagStation president Paul Brenner also said in a press release that having access to FM radio frequencies could benefit people in emergency situations.
NextRadio was developed by TagStation, which uses its cloud services to provide radio connectivity to FM-enabled devices through a device's built-in tuner and the internet.
Apple has removed the FM Chip from its more recent iPhones.
"Many smartphones in the world are manufactured with hardware capable of receiving free FM radio signals", a NextRadio blog post reads. It is simply a matter of smartphone manufacturers enabling the chip for that functionality.
At the time, Apple claimed their newer phones didn't contain these chips to begin with and thus could not activate them upon request. Meanwhile, Apple has confirmed that iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 models do not have the FM chip and as such, does not have the capability but did say that the other models were equipped with safety features.
Those on the side of net neutrality argue that instead of restoring "internet freedom", these rules expose consumers. Senate Democrats who are trying to force a vote on reinstating net neutrality rules have hit a key milestone.
The move means Kmart will have three Louisiana stores: 7000 Veterans Blvd. and 2940 Veterans Blvd.in Metairie and in Lake Charles. Sears never relocated to the thriving Christiana Mall area, although it later opened a store to the north in Concord Mall.
A local news gathering agency GNS quoting JeM spokesperson claimed that they have attacked the police party in Sopore. The security forces launched cordon and search operation in the area after the blast but no arrests were made.
The White House also called for an immediate release of all political prisoners in Iran as civil unrest in the country continues. "They damaged us during these days, they know there will be some sort of retaliation", he said, the Times reported.
And, according to the Kensington Palace Instagram account, it was the Duchess of Cambridge who captured this memorable moment. Looks like the toddler princess enjoys horses as much as her great grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II .
The Frenchman has been at Arsenal since joining from Stade Lavallois as a 17-year-old in July 2008 following a successful trial. Palace have found it hard in the league this season, but have been in good form since Roy Hodgson took over from Frank de Boer.
Woodman told CNBC that he would consider a sale or partnership with another company, though no names were mentioned. Chief executive officer Nicholas Woodman will reduce his 2018 cash compensation to $1.
It's said that the actor's health has been on the decline since being involved in a serious auto accident about two-years ago. Jerry Van Dyke made his mark as both a stand-up comedian and as an actor in a fascinating career spanning decades of work.
The NFL has scheduled arguably its most impressive slate of London games yet in an announcement at Tottenham's new stadium. The league is now more than a decade into playing regular-season games in London after kicking off the series in 2007.
While Iovine was instrumental in the launch of Beats-based Apple Music , his importance at Apple has been on the decline. According to Billboard , Iovine's exit will be timed with the vesting of stock he acquired when first joining Apple .
Crimson Tide's Ridley declares for NFL Draft
He had six tackles against Georgia, while his performance against Clemson included an interception and a touchdown reception. ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. rates Ridley as the draft's top receiver and the 10th-best player overall in his big board .
ZBB Sings National Anthem During NCAA Matchup
The President had previously condemned the action of some athletes who chose to kneel during the national anthem before NFL games. He has even changed the banner image on his Twitter account to a photograph of him standing during the anthem before the game.
Tiger Woods approves of Raiders' hire of Jon Gruden
Wolf has already been linked to Cleveland, but may be intrigued by returning to Oakland and helping the McKenzie and Gruden team. That ended up being Gruden's past year coaching, before serving almost a decade as ESPN's " Monday Night Football " analyst.
Watch Jennifer Lawrence in the Red Sparrow trailer
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Urgent appeal for blood donors in Corby
Power Red donors give a concentrated dose of red blood cells during a single donation, allowing them to maximize their impact. Many donors have planned to take part in the day's collection with an appointment, but walk-ins also will be taken on Monday.
Fire reported on Trump Tower roof in NYC
The Fire Department of NY said it was called there at around 7am (noon GMT) after the blaze was reported on the top floor. The fire was believed under control and no injuries were reported, NBC News reported on Twitter.
Trump calls himself "a very stable genius", slams Michael Wolff
Even before the book , mental health professionals, Democrats and even some Republican legislators raised concerns about Trump. White House officials and Trump's high-profile supporters have launched an effort to raise doubts about Wolff's credibility.