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Apple iOS 7.1 now seeding to iDevices, CarPlay in tow

Apple iOS 7.1 now seeding to iDevices, CarPlay in tow

10 March, 2014 | comments (138)

As expected, Apple has released iOS 7.1 update for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. The user interface changes are most noticeable and include tweaks to the phone dialer and the power off area, where Apple has opted for round UI elements....

Tags: Apple, iOS


HTC One (2014) stars in a new video

HTC One (2014) stars in a new video

10 March, 2014 | comments (57)

Yet another video of The All New HTC One has appeared, but it's not as detailed as the one that previously came out. Nevertheless, it shows the phone's SIM and microSD card slots as well the dual cameras at the back. Sadly, there's still no...

Tags: HTC, Android


Buy a government-secure BlackBerry for $2,770

Buy a government-secure BlackBerry for $2,770

10 March, 2014 | comments (45)

Blackberries are renowned for their high levels of security; this is why many corporations and government agencies, despite the fact the phones are lagging behind in terms of features, still use the handsets. But if you're a government agent,...


FHD Oppo Find 7 to cost under $500, key specs detailed

FHD Oppo Find 7 to cost under $500, key specs detailed

10 March, 2014 | comments (24)

We know that Oppo is being quite open regarding the Find 7's specifications and keeps little for the actual announcement of the phone at the end of the month. Earlier Oppo confirmed there will be two versions of the Find 7 and today the Chinese...

Tags: Oppo, Android


Nokia X available in India today, X+ and XL coming soon

Nokia X available in India today, X+ and XL coming soon

10 March, 2014 | comments (422)

Nokia just announced the availability of its first Android-powered product, the Nokia X, in India. India used to be a stronghold for Nokia but recently cheap Android-powered devices have been growing fast and eating into its share. The...

Tags: Nokia, Android


Leaked Pantech Vega Iron 2 is the first Snapdragon 805 smartphone

Leaked Pantech Vega Iron 2 is the first Snapdragon 805 smartphone

10 March, 2014 | comments (34)

The Snapdragon 805 chipset was announced a while ago with four Krait 450 cores running at 2.5GHz and Adreno 420 graphics. It is Qualcomm's best system-on-chip to date and is expected to premiere on the next generation of flagship...


Vodafone UK offers free 32-inch TV with Sony Xperia Z2 pre-order

Vodafone UK offers free 32-inch TV with Sony Xperia Z2 pre-order

10 March, 2014 | comments (36)

The UK has some of the best pre-order perks we've seen – if you thought the free Smart Watch 2 with a Sony Xperia Z1 Compact pre-order was cool, check out the Xperia Z2 pre-order deal from Vodafone. If you're one of the first 3,000 to...


PCB factory fire raises concern about Galaxy S5 availability

PCB factory fire raises concern about Galaxy S5 availability

10 March, 2014 | comments (63)

A huge fire destroyed a factory in Anseong, South Korea, which has been hired to manufacture PCBs (printed circuit boards) for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5 flagship. The damage is estimated to be around $1 billion in equipment, despite the 287...

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The All New HTC One appears in a lengthy photo session

The All New HTC One appears in a lengthy photo session

09 March, 2014 | comments (74)

Today’s All New HTC One leak comes from China. An extensive photo gallery of the device appeared on the local social network Weibo. The photos showcase the device from different angles with China Mobile carrier branding. A few shots of the All...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


OnePlus One passes Antutu test with flying colors

OnePlus One passes Antutu test with flying colors

09 March, 2014 | comments (20)

The upcoming OnePlus One droid has made yet another appearance before its official announcement, paying the Antutu benchmark a visit. The most prominent member of the Cyanogen Mod team, the guys behind the handset’s ROM, shared a screenshots with...

Tags: OnePlus, Android


Samsung launches Galaxy S III mini Value Edition

Samsung launches Galaxy S III mini Value Edition

09 March, 2014 | comments (66)

Samsung has launched an updated version of its 17-month old Galaxy S III mini. It's called Samsung Galaxy S III mini Value Edition and is already on sale in the Netherlands. Samsung Galaxy S III mini Value Edition The Samsung Galaxy S III...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Sony Xperia Z Ultra and HTC Butterfly S get Android KitKat

Sony Xperia Z Ultra and HTC Butterfly S get Android KitKat

09 March, 2014 | comments (34)

Two popular Android smartphones has been brought recently to the latest version of the OS - 4.4 KitKat. Sony has launched the official KitKat update for the Xperia Z Ultra phablet. The first device to get it is apparently the C6833 LTE model in...


More alleged 50MP Oppo Find 7 camera samples emerge

More alleged 50MP Oppo Find 7 camera samples emerge

08 March, 2014 | comments (73)

A number of 50MP camera samples allegedly captured by the upcoming Oppo Find 7 made the rounds online. The photos arrive hot on the heels of a leaked sample from earlier this week, which got us thinking about the upcoming device’s camera tech....

Tags: Oppo, Android, Rumors


HTC All New One official flip cover leaks out on Twitter

HTC All New One official flip cover leaks out on Twitter

08 March, 2014 | comments (26)

The latest leaked press image of HTC’s upcoming All New One shows the device wearing a nicely-looking flip cover case. The photo appeared on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. As you can see above, the flip cover will allow users to neatly...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


2014 week 9 in review: the news that you might have missed

2014 week 9 in review: the news that you might have missed

08 March, 2014 | comments (10)

Going through last week's headlines you almost couldn't find a title without the word MWC somewhere in it. This week took on a different tone, as regional release dates and prices have taken the place of the bevy of new device announcements we saw...

Tags: Misc


Oppo Find 7 leaks through Red Dot website

Oppo Find 7 leaks through Red Dot website

08 March, 2014 | comments (77)

Oppo will be announcing its Find 7 smartphone on March 19 but the Red Dot website already leaked the final design. The page has since been removed but not before we got a glimpse at the design. The Find 7 has a much more elegant and simple...

Tags: Oppo, Android


Counterclockwise: Nokia 808 and Retina iPad appear, Android rises

Counterclockwise: Nokia 808 and Retina iPad appear, Android rises

08 March, 2014 | comments (23)

With the Mobile World Congress over, it's time to go back to Counterclockwise – our weekly article that looks back in time at what happened in the last few years. Few as in five or less, but as we'll see this small period of time is a millennium in...

Tags: Misc


Samsung Galaxy S5 priced at €500 in India

Samsung Galaxy S5 priced at €500 in India

07 March, 2014 | comments (88)

The Samsung Galaxy S5 has reached India and in anticipation of that the price of its predecessor dropped sharply. The Galaxy S5 was shortly available for sale on Saholic but has since been removed. Anyway, the important thing – the price – is...

Tags: Samsung, Android


T-Mobile Galaxy S5 sign-up page exceeds 300,000 people

T-Mobile Galaxy S5 sign-up page exceeds 300,000 people

07 March, 2014 | comments (43)

Some 300,000 people have signed up to receive updates on the T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S5 webpage. Users also got incentive to share their personal information with the carrier, which is giving away a free Galaxy S5 to a few lucky...


Windows Phone 8.5 is already in the works as WP 8.1 launch nears

Windows Phone 8.5 is already in the works as WP 8.1 launch nears

07 March, 2014 | comments (69)

The Windows Phone emulator has been very generous in providing under the hood information of Microsoft's mobile OS. Besides the countless clues regarding the scheduled for April update to Windows Phone 8, the emulator has obviously a lot more to...