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Motorola Droid Turbo gets a blue version at Best Buy

Motorola Droid Turbo gets a blue version at Best Buy

24 November, 2014 | comments (0)

In case the original color variations of the Motorola Droid Turbo weren't interesting enough for you, then here's something you should consider: a blue model. That's right, there's a blue Droid Turbo now, to complement the black and red...


Xiaomi's upcoming cheap tablet will have LTE support

Xiaomi's upcoming cheap tablet will have LTE support

24 November, 2014 | comments (5)

Slowly but surely, we're getting ever closer to the launch of Xiaomi's next tablet, which should complement the already released Mi Pad 7.9 in the company's portfolio. This device first surfaced at the end of October via a benchmark listing, which...

Tags: Android, Xiaomi


BlackBerry Passport comes in white and red for the holidays

BlackBerry Passport comes in white and red for the holidays

24 November, 2014 | comments (2)

The BlackBerry Passport is now available in one more color - Red. The red color was only a rumor a few days ago when BlackBerry showed off the white one two days ago. Both color options come for users who are not sold on the black one and are...


British Telecom wants to acquire EE and O2 in the UK

British Telecom wants to acquire EE and O2 in the UK

24 November, 2014 | comments (7)

British Telecom has made a bid to purchase not one, but two carriers operating in the country: EE and O2. O2 was part of British Telecom back in 2001, but was sold and is now owned by Spain's Telefonica. It said there are currently "highly...


OnePlus teases its next device, is it OnePlus Two?

OnePlus teases its next device, is it OnePlus Two?

24 November, 2014 | comments (22)

OnePlus One is still a tough one to find and purchase, though it is regularly getting updates improving its Cyanogen ROM in all departments. And while some people are waiting the OnePlus One stock to catch up with demand, it seems OnePlus is already...


Apple looking to  ship over 71.5 million iPhones in Q4

Apple looking to ship over 71.5 million iPhones in Q4

24 November, 2014 | comments (12)

Apple will ship more than 71.5 million iPhones in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to a latest report from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Kuo, who has a decent track record on Apple-related industry predictions, says that...


Samsung to counter shrinking profits with management changes

Samsung to counter shrinking profits with management changes

24 November, 2014 | comments (35)

Samsung's recent decline in revenue has led them to undertake some major damage control. After the planned reduction in the companies` mobile portfolio by as much as 30% as of next year the Korean giant is now faced with a possible management...

Tags: Samsung


WSJ: Galaxy S5 sold 4 million units less than the Galaxy S4

WSJ: Galaxy S5 sold 4 million units less than the Galaxy S4

24 November, 2014 | comments (96)

There have been sings that the Galaxy S5 was not living up to expectations since July – analysts reported that the 2014 flagship sold 2 million units less in May compared to the Galaxy S4 for the same period after its launch. Weak quarterly results...


Oppo 3007 launches at TENAA with 4.7-inch 720p display

Oppo 3007 launches at TENAA with 4.7-inch 720p display

24 November, 2014 | comments (6)

The Oppo 3007 has popped up on Chinese certification authority TENAA revealing a mid-range variant of the Oppo Find 7. The phone is built around a 4.7" IPS display of 720p resolution and packs a 1.2GHz quad-core CPU and 1GB of RAM. The camera...

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


South Korean LG G3s will get Lollipop soon

South Korean LG G3s will get Lollipop soon

24 November, 2014 | comments (14)

LG has won the domestic Lollipop update race with the impending rollout of the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its LG G3 flagship. The three major carriers in South Korea will get the update at roughly the same time. The 5.0 update brings a new...

Tags: LG, Android


Panasonic Eluga I goes on sale for $177

Panasonic Eluga I goes on sale for $177

24 November, 2014 | comments (14)

Panasonic launched today the mid-range Eluga I in India. The phone is a direct competitor to the highly popular Asus Zenfone 5 and features similar specs. It's built around a 5" IPS display of 720p resolution giving it a pixel density of 294...


Xiaomi launches Redmi Note and Redmi Note 4G in India

Xiaomi launches Redmi Note and Redmi Note 4G in India

24 November, 2014 | comments (22)

Xiaomi is launching the long awaited Redmi Note in India, along with a second variant, the Redmi Note 4G. The phones are priced at ₹8,999 for the 3G variant and ₹9,999 for the 4G LTE variant. The 3G variant is the one we have seen...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


Apple commemorates World AIDS Day with (PRODUCT)RED

Apple commemorates World AIDS Day with (PRODUCT)RED

24 November, 2014 | comments (21)

Apple is commemorating the World AIDS Day in a big way. The company has partnered with (PRODUCT)RED to give part of the earnings for the next two weeks to the Global Fund to fight AIDS. If you open the App Store today, you'll notice it has...

Tags: Apple


Nexus 6 for T-Mobile will have no branding or bloatware

Nexus 6 for T-Mobile will have no branding or bloatware

24 November, 2014 | comments (2)

Motorola Nexus 6 sold by T-Mobile in the United States will not feature carrier branding or bloatware apps. The good news was delivered by Des Smith, the wireless carrier’s senior product manager. The Big Magenta’s move contrasts with the...


Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 reference hardware kits go on sale

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 reference hardware kits go on sale

23 November, 2014 | comments (100)

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 reference smartphone and tablet hardware kits are now available to order. The incredibly well equipped development platforms are offered by the Canadian company Intrinsyc. Priced at $799, the smartphone platform...

Tags: Qualcomm, Android


Apple Watch features in Time magazine's top inventions of 2014

Apple Watch features in Time magazine's top inventions of 2014

23 November, 2014 | comments (165)

Time Magazine has released its list of the 25 Best Inventions of 2014, with Apple Watch, Blackphone, Surface Pro 3, and Selfie stick making it to the list. Apple Watch "wholly reimagines the computer for the wrist, using a novel interface...

Tags: Apple, Microsoft, Time


Week 47 in review: Nokia N1, Lollipop for Note 3 and One M8

Week 47 in review: Nokia N1, Lollipop for Note 3 and One M8

23 November, 2014 | comments (6)

Week In Review is back to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. The past Week 47 saw Nokia's Android tablet announcement - the N1 came as a surprise to quite a few people. Additionally, Meizu revealed the MX4...


Nokia Lumia 730 captures World's largest selfie

Nokia Lumia 730 captures World's largest selfie

23 November, 2014 | comments (98)

Made for selfies is the official tagline of the Nokia Lumia 730 Dual SIM. To live up to that Microsoft (in partnership with Coca Cola) used its mid-range Windows Phone offering to set a world record for most people captured in a single...


White BlackBerry Passport goes up for pre-order

White BlackBerry Passport goes up for pre-order

22 November, 2014 | comments (33)

BlackBerry quietly put a white-color Passport up for pre-order in Canada. The eye-grabbing new color option will begin shipping to customers early next month, on December 7. The newcomer is priced at CAD $699 (about $622 USD). The price tag...

Tags: BlackBerry


Counterclockwise: Jolla, Nokia N1, Nexus and HTC One GPE

Counterclockwise: Jolla, Nokia N1, Nexus and HTC One GPE

22 November, 2014 | comments (7)

The end of the year is coming and we've seen pretty much all devices that will be unveiled this year. Let's go back in time with Counterclockwise, our (almost) weekly trip back memory lane, and see what announcements late November has seen over the...

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