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Apple puts up '7' sign banners at WWDC, confirms next iOS version

Apple puts up '7' sign banners at WWDC, confirms next iOS version

07 June, 2013 | comments (133)

Apple is expected to announce its next iteration of iOS in its upcoming World Wide Developers Conference, which will kick start on June 10. Apple has begun to decorate its Moscone Center in San Francisco, the venue for WWDC 2013, and...

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HTC One mini M4 gets certified by Bluetooth SIG

HTC One mini M4 gets certified by Bluetooth SIG

07 June, 2013 | comments (32)

HTC M4 leaks have been around since February. We saw its specs, live pictures and even camera details recently. HTC One mini next to the big HTC One We already know M4 is the codename behind the HTC One mini. The handset is supposed...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S4 Active to cost as much as a regular Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active to cost as much as a regular Galaxy S4

07 June, 2013 | comments (36)

Samsung announced the IP67-certified Galaxy S4 Active just two days ago and it's supposed to hit the US and Sweden in the summer. The Samsung Galaxy S4 Active is powered by the same Snapdragon 600 chipset as the vanilla Galaxy S4, but comes with...

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Samsung marketing cap slips 6% on weak smartphone sales rumor

Samsung marketing cap slips 6% on weak smartphone sales rumor

07 June, 2013 | comments (106)

Samsung Electornics's market value has taken a $12 billion hit as the company's share price has dropped 6%. The reason is the rumored slowdown of Galaxy S4 sales, which while starting quite strong are losing momentum according to some...

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1.2 million HTC Ones were sold in May, twice more than April

1.2 million HTC Ones were sold in May, twice more than April

07 June, 2013 | comments (59)

According to Citigroup Global Markets Inc analyst Kevin Chang HTC may have sold 1.2 million HTC One units in May, which is a 100% increase compared to April. That would mean that with the addition of the first week of June around 2 million HTC...

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Sony Xperia ZU (Togari) image leaks, LOLcat in tow

Sony Xperia ZU (Togari) image leaks, LOLcat in tow

07 June, 2013 | comments (102)

The Sony Xperia ZU, codenamed Togari, has made an appearance in its first live photo. The image which purportedly displays the side of the Xperia ZU isn't of very good quality. However, that is compensated by the cute cat that stands on top of...

Tags: Sony, Android


Nokia EOS gets quick review, camera details still unknown

Nokia EOS gets quick review, camera details still unknown

07 June, 2013 | comments (143)

Nokia might as well make the EOS official already, after multiple leaks the WP8 sharpshooter now has a short preview. The preview is light on details, but is still an interesting first look at the 808 PureView successor. The phone reportedly...


Sony  event on June 25, will it unveil the Xperia Togari phablet?

Sony event on June 25, will it unveil the Xperia Togari phablet?

07 June, 2013 | comments (42)

June will be a busy month and now Sony has thrown its hat in the ring "it is time for the next step" the company says in the invites it sent out, promising a look into the future. The invites are for an event on June 25. There's not even a hint...

Tags: Sony, Android


Sprint and LG announce Optimus F3 for $30 starting June 14

Sprint and LG announce Optimus F3 for $30 starting June 14

06 June, 2013 | comments (127)

LG and Sprint have officially outed the Optimus F3. It's a Jelly Bean 4.1.2 smartphone with a 4" IPS WVGA (480 x 800) screen with Gorilla Glass 2 protection, LTE, dual-core 1.2 GHz processor. It will cost you $29.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate on a...

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comScore: Apple beats Samsung in US, Android top OS

comScore: Apple beats Samsung in US, Android top OS

06 June, 2013 | comments (73)

comScore has released its detailed breakdown of the active smartphone users in the US for the trimester ending in April 2013. Apple is the top manufacturer with 39.2% followed by Samsung at 22.0%. Keep in mind that these results do not include the...


BBM to come preinstalled on some Android smartphones

BBM to come preinstalled on some Android smartphones

06 June, 2013 | comments (82)

Earlier last month BlackBerry announced it will be bringing its highly popular BlackBerry Messenger (a.k.a. BBM) to Android and iOS, but it turns out the Canadians are aiming higher they want BBM to be available out of box. "There is interest...


Samsung Galaxy S4 update brings move to SD, HDR video capture

Samsung Galaxy S4 update brings move to SD, HDR video capture

06 June, 2013 | comments (115)

Samsung got some heat for how much free storage is available on the Galaxy S4 out of the box and the company promised to look for ways to increase it. A new update that hit S4s in Germany is a step in the right direction. The update (XXUBMEA)...

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Latest leak confirms Nokia EOS red color version

Latest leak confirms Nokia EOS red color version

06 June, 2013 | comments (99)

The Nokia EOS is all over the news lately. First with a leaked yellow panel and then a bunch of live photos, which we exclusively brought to you, sporting a much more serious black color. And now to join in the leak vortex comes a red panel of...


Samsung Galaxy S4 outsells iPhone 5 for the first time in US

Samsung Galaxy S4 outsells iPhone 5 for the first time in US

06 June, 2013 | comments (86)

The latest highlight in what has turned out to be a record-breaking sales season for Samsung is its unprecedented performance in the US last month. There its Galaxy S4 flagship was finally able to outsell the Apple iPhone 5 across three of the four...


EXCLUSIVE: Leaked photos show the Nokia EOS from every angle

EXCLUSIVE: Leaked photos show the Nokia EOS from every angle

05 June, 2013 | comments (424)

The Nokia EOS is certainly one of the most hotly anticipated smartphones right now, but so far the Finns have managed to keep a tight lid on it. All we've seen so far are a few photos of the smartphone's panels that don't really give a great idea of...


Nokia EOS photos leak, uses Lumia 920 polycarbonate body

Nokia EOS photos leak, uses Lumia 920 polycarbonate body

05 June, 2013 | comments (96)

The first live photos of the hotly anticipated Nokia EOS have surfaced. Obtained by WPDang the photos reveal Nokia's first Windows Phone 8 proper cameraphone in detail, although it misses the 41MP camera at the back. As you can see, the body...


HTC One mini hands on photos leak, compare it to the One

HTC One mini hands on photos leak, compare it to the One

05 June, 2013 | comments (117)

The early HTC One mini rumors were mostly hearsay, but now we have something more solid. Estonian site Forte got hold of the actual device and took a few photos of it and its big namesake. The HTC One mini shares many of the great features of the...

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Samsung officially announces the IP67 Galaxy S4 Active

Samsung officially announces the IP67 Galaxy S4 Active

05 June, 2013 | comments (88)

After numerous leaks, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active has finally been officially announced by Samsung. The most notable feature of the new smartphone is the addition of IP67 certification for dust and water protection, thanks to the newly-designed...

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Images of Meizu M035 surface ahead of its announcement

Images of Meizu M035 surface ahead of its announcement

05 June, 2013 | comments (10)

Images of an upcoming smartphone from Meizu, codenamed as Charm Blue, have surfaced online. The smartphone has a model number Meizu M035, but it's yet to get a proper announcement. Leaked images of Meizu M035 The Meizu M035 smartphone...

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Huawei Ascend P6 appears in live photos, benchmark database

Huawei Ascend P6 appears in live photos, benchmark database

05 June, 2013 | comments (22)

The official photo of the Huawei Ascend P6 leaked earlier and now the live photos of the upcoming flagship smartphone have appeared along with its benchmark results. Live images of Huawei Ascend P6 The images of the Huawei Ascend...

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