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Xiaomi may have sold less than 10,000 Mi 3 units in India

Xiaomi may have sold less than 10,000 Mi 3 units in India

23 July, 2014 | comments (0)

Xiaomi made its debut in India this month, and yesterday the Chinese smartphone maker held its first flash sale in the subcontinent. The company proudly boasted that its Mi 3 sold out in under 40 minutes. However, Xiaomi omitted to mention just...


Verizon announces the HTC One Remix, available on July 24

Verizon announces the HTC One Remix, available on July 24

23 July, 2014 | comments (4)

Verizon has just announced the HTC One Remix, its branded version of the HTC One Mini 2. Apart from heavy carrier branding, the phone is virtually unchanged from its original form. That means the One Remix comes with a 4.5" HD display and a...

Tags: HTC, Android, Verizon


iPhone 6 could be unveiled in mid-September

iPhone 6 could be unveiled in mid-September

23 July, 2014 | comments (14)

The leaks about the iPhone 6 are everywhere these days, pouring in like there's no tomorrow. But what about when Apple will actually announce its latest smartphone? Thanks to a few unnamed sources, who claim they were briefed on the Cupertino...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Alleged specs of Sony Xperia Z3 surface

Alleged specs of Sony Xperia Z3 surface

23 July, 2014 | comments (39)

Unlike most of its competitors, Sony refreshes its flagship Android line up twice every year. It looks like the company is already gearing up to introduce the next-generation Xperia Z smartphone, as the rumors and leaks have started to pour...


Vodafone Smart Power 4 with 5

Vodafone Smart Power 4 with 5" display launches

23 July, 2014 | comments (5)

Affordable carrier branded smartphones is probably are the easiest way to jump onto the smartphone bandwagon. Vodafone, with its newest offering, the Smart Power 4 will be hoping to bolster its smartphone sales in the United Kingdom. Vodafone...

Tags: Vodafone, Android


iPhone 6 renders show up in screen protector listing

iPhone 6 renders show up in screen protector listing

23 July, 2014 | comments (14)

Online retailer XtremeGuard has the Apple iPhone 6 covered with screen protectors. The listings have both the rumored 4.7" as well as the 5.5" iPhone 6 models. The site offers protectors for the iPhone 6 and 6c but interestingly thinks that Apple...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Update brings improved performance to Euro Galaxy S5

Update brings improved performance to Euro Galaxy S5

23 July, 2014 | comments (17)

The European Samsung Galaxy S5 is currently receiving an over the air update that carries performance improvements with it. The update comes in two parts - the first one is the huge chunk clocking in at 194MB and right after it comes a 1MB...


OnePlus offering a limited period 'Blizzard of invites' for the One

OnePlus offering a limited period 'Blizzard of invites' for the One

23 July, 2014 | comments (39)

If you have been hunting around for an invite for the OnePlus One, here's your chance to score one. For a limited period of time (only today), the company is giving you a chance to win from one of the 5,000 additional invites from its...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


Nokia Lumia 530 goes official with dual-SIM version in tow

Nokia Lumia 530 goes official with dual-SIM version in tow

22 July, 2014 | comments (53)

The Nokia Lumia 530 is official and is even less of an upgrade than we expected. It comes in single-SIM and dual-SIM versions which will come out in August and cost 85 ($115) before taxes and subsidies. The phone has a 4" display with 854 x 480...


Microsoft ends fiscal year in good form

Microsoft ends fiscal year in good form

23 July, 2014 | comments (16)

Microsoft has posted its earnings report for the quarter ending this June and with it the company wraps up its entire fiscal year. The results in Microsoft's Q4 are $4.6 billion net income on $23.38 billion of revenue. Although positive the results...


Apple Q3 earnings are in: iPhone solid, iPad, not so much

Apple Q3 earnings are in: iPhone solid, iPad, not so much

22 July, 2014 | comments (86)

Apple's revenues for Q3 2014 are in and the Cupertino tech-giant has brought in some decent numbers. The company has reported $37.4 billion in revenue; very close to the optimistic forecast of $38 billion. The nt profit Apple was able to make in Q3...

Tags: Apple, iOS


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6" ZTE Olympia for T-Mobile has some specs leaked

22 July, 2014 | comments (6)

It looks like ZTE is working on a new handset for T-Mobile's exclusive benefit. Its codename is Olympia, and its model number will be Z970. The image you can see on the left shows it and has surfaced yesterday, while today more details about the...


Verizon had a great second quarter, its numbers are up

Verizon had a great second quarter, its numbers are up

22 July, 2014 | comments (2)

Verizon has posted its earnings report for the second quarter of this year (April-June), and things are looking very good for this particular carrier. All of the numbers it reported are up, some by a lot compared to last year's Q2. In fact, this is...

Tags: Verizon


Apple denies including privacy backdoors in iOS

Apple denies including privacy backdoors in iOS

22 July, 2014 | comments (31)

In a recent research paper which highlights back doors and surveillance mechanisms in iOS devices, security researcher Jonathan Zdziarski brought to light some potential issues with the mobile OS that could potentially be used to compromise user...

Tags: iOS, Rumors


Nvidia announces 8-inch Shield Tablet with Tegra K1 chipset

Nvidia announces 8-inch Shield Tablet with Tegra K1 chipset

22 July, 2014 | comments (33)

Nvidia officially announced today its long-awaited Shield Tablet. The slate is geared towards gamers and packs quite a punch with an 8" IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels and the company's monster Tegra K1 chipset. It's...

Tags: Nvidia, Android


O2 gets HTC One (M8) Glamor Red exclusively on August 4

O2 gets HTC One (M8) Glamor Red exclusively on August 4

22 July, 2014 | comments (10)

O2 is getting to exclusively offer the Glamour Red version of the HTC One (M8) in the UK. Currently, the carrier is offering the Amber Gold and Metal Grey color options and the new color option will be available on August 4. The red version...


Not-yet-official Nokia Lumia 530 shows up in Vietnam

Not-yet-official Nokia Lumia 530 shows up in Vietnam

22 July, 2014 | comments (36)

The yet to be announced Nokia Lumia 530 showed up at Vietnamese web shop Mainguyen. The store previously listed the Samsung Galaxy Core 2 Duos and Galaxy Pocket 2 before they were announced and the specs proved very accurate. If the new Nokia...


Next iPad Mini to get Air moniker and be 30% thinner

Next iPad Mini to get Air moniker and be 30% thinner

22 July, 2014 | comments (22)

The iPhone 6 isn't having the rumormill all for itself, as today the Chinese media has published reports for the upcoming iPad Mini 3 and a 12.9" iPad. As per the reports, the upcoming iPad Mini is going to be 30% thinner than its predecessor....

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Xiaomi Mi 3 sells out in India in under 40 minutes

Xiaomi Mi 3 sells out in India in under 40 minutes

22 July, 2014 | comments (56)

Xiaomi brought its lineup to India it sold out all available units of the Xiaomi Mi 3 in just 38 minutes and 50 seconds and is already setting up for the next batch. Registrations for the Mi 3 reached 100,000 yesterday, but it's not clear how many...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


LG G3 S goes on pre-order in UK, costs 378

LG G3 S goes on pre-order in UK, costs 378

22 July, 2014 | comments (4)

The recently announced LG G3 Beat, also known as LG G3 S in Europe, is now available on pre-order. The first retailer to launch such a campaign is UK's MobileFun. It's already listed the 8GB white flavor of the device. If you live in the UK you...

Tags: LG, Android