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Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 get Android 4.3 today

Nexus 4, Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 get Android 4.3 today

24 July, 2013 | comments (486)

Google officially announced the latest version of Android operating system, 4.3, at its event today. The newest version of Android is a minor upgrade over the currently present Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS and brings restricted profiles, a few other...

Tags: Google, Android


Android 4.3 unveiled with improved multi-user support

Android 4.3 unveiled with improved multi-user support

24 July, 2013 | comments (175)

Android 4.3 has officially been announced it's been in the wild on Google Play Edition devices for a while, but the unveiling was put off for today. So, what's new? Well, 4.3 is a minor upgrade so it brings minor improvements and refines the user...

Tags: Google, Android


New Nexus 7 brings WUXGA screen, quad-core Krait CPU

New Nexus 7 brings WUXGA screen, quad-core Krait CPU

24 July, 2013 | comments (68)

The Google event brought the new Nexus 7 2. It's a 7" tablet running pure Android 4.3 and improves the screen and chipset over the first generation Nexus tablet. The base price is set at $230, a little higher than the $200 that the first Nexus 7...

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Watch Google's Android 4.3 and Nexus 7 event live here

Watch Google's Android 4.3 and Nexus 7 event live here

24 July, 2013 | comments (10)

Exactly a week ago, Google announced its Android event in San Francisco, inviting us all to have breakfast with Sundar Pichai. Now, the day has come and in a traditional Google fashion, the event will be streamed live on YouTube for your viewing...

Tags: Google, Android


Two new LG G2 live photos leak, confirm battery capacity

Two new LG G2 live photos leak, confirm battery capacity

24 July, 2013 | comments (62)

The LG G2 just can't stay off camera these days, and its latest batch of photos not only shows the device, but also confirms the capacity of its battery. LG has fitted the G2 with a 2,610mAh juice pack that is user-removable. This means you'll be...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Live photos and hands-on video of BlackBerry A10 surface

Live photos and hands-on video of BlackBerry A10 surface

24 July, 2013 | comments (38)

The BlackBerry A10 is a bigger screen replacement of the current Z10 flagship. Specs that leaked earlier this month tell us it will pack a 5" AMOLED display with 720p resolution and a dual-core Krait processor at 1.7GHz (up from 1.5GHz, but it's the...


LG Q2 2013 report is out, sales and profit up from Q1

LG Q2 2013 report is out, sales and profit up from Q1

24 July, 2013 | comments (61)

LG has just published its financial report for Q2 of the year and it shows an increase in both sales and profit over the previous quarter. Overall sales for the period were $13.58 billion, up 8% quarter-over-quarter and 110.1% year-over-year....

Tags: LG, Misc


Video showcasing the alleged low-cost iPhone appears

Video showcasing the alleged low-cost iPhone appears

24 July, 2013 | comments (61)

A rather detailed look at what is allegedly the new budget-range iPhone model has surfaced. Before you get too excited, though, keep in mind that it is only the plastic back panel of the device. In terms of design, the device looks to be...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Apple June quarter reported: 31M iPhones and 14.6M iPads sold

Apple June quarter reported: 31M iPhones and 14.6M iPads sold

23 July, 2013 | comments (93)

Apple announced its financial results for Q3 of the fiscal 2013. The Cupertino-based tech giant posted a net profit of $6.9 billion from a quarterly revenue of $35.3 billion. Apple sold a record for the June quarter 31 million iPhones - a...

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Moto X hands-on video leaks,  pricing info too

Moto X hands-on video leaks, pricing info too

23 July, 2013 | comments (57)

Vietnamese site Tinhte has once again leaked the anticipated Moto X device from Motorola. It's shown here running what looks like mostly stock Android with Motorola's signature circle widget. It's also shot alongside an Apple iPhone...


Verizon makes Motorola DROID Ultra and DROID Maxx official

Verizon makes Motorola DROID Ultra and DROID Maxx official

23 July, 2013 | comments (52)

Just as expected, Verizon and Motorola have just announced their latest collaboration with the updated DROID family of phones. Let's get you acquainted with the new DROID Ultra and DROID Maxx . As per tradition, the Motorola DROID Ultra and...


Motorola DROID Mini announced by Verizon, to cost $99 on contract

Motorola DROID Mini announced by Verizon, to cost $99 on contract

23 July, 2013 | comments (33)

A refresh of last year's DROID RAZR M, the DROID Mini is Motorola's/Verizon's attempt jump onboard the 'Mini' nomenclature alongside recent similar offerings from Samsung and HTC. The Mini is part of Verizon's just-announced refresh of their...


First Nokia Lumia 1020 units now in hands of AT&T customers

First Nokia Lumia 1020 units now in hands of AT&T customers

23 July, 2013 | comments (57)

The first Nokia Lumia 1020 customers, who've pre-ordered the smartphone, have started to receive their units today. The Lumia 1020 turned out to be extremely popular for the carrier, which sold out all available unitsin the second day of its...


Live image of Motorola DROID Ultra limited edition surfaces

Live image of Motorola DROID Ultra limited edition surfaces

23 July, 2013 | comments (7)

Press renders of the Motorola Droid Ultra has appeared a few times already and now we have a live image of what seems to be a limited edition DROID Ultra smartphone. We can see that the Kevlar back comes with a V-shape design and has a red stripe...


Apple iPhone 5S, budget iPhone and gold iPhone appear again

Apple iPhone 5S, budget iPhone and gold iPhone appear again

23 July, 2013 | comments (39)

Apple's iPhone 5S and the budget iPhone in the making has been the talk of the town for a while now even if their announcement is at least a month and a half away. Apple is expected to launch both the devices this fall and we have already lost count...

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LG once again teases G2 prior to launch event

LG once again teases G2 prior to launch event

23 July, 2013 | comments (42)

Following the first tease of its upcoming G2 flagship, LG has again seen fit to spread the word of the anticipated Optimus G successor, alongside an official invite to the event. From what we know of the G2, it will feature an 5.2-inch 1080p...

Tags: LG, Android


Oppo Find 7 with 5

Oppo Find 7 with 5" 1080p screen, Snapdragon 800 to cost $700

23 July, 2013 | comments (60)

Oppo is working on an upgrade for the Find 5 called Find 7. Despite the name, the new handset will keep the 5" 1080p screen of its predecessor. However, there will be big change under the hood as the Find 7 moves to Snapdragon 800 with four...

Tags: Oppo, Android


20MP camera rocking Sony Xperia Honami pictured again

20MP camera rocking Sony Xperia Honami pictured again

23 July, 2013 | comments (157)

With alleged press shots, headlining 20MP camera and purported specifications now out in the wild, the Sony Xperia Honami has been leaked yet again in a bunch of a live photos. Those look to be the real deal, aligning nicely with previous live...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Exynos 5 Octa 5420 is 20% faster, set to star in the Galaxy Note III

Exynos 5 Octa 5420 is 20% faster, set to star in the Galaxy Note III

23 July, 2013 | comments (67)

Following the teaser last week, Samsung has finally unveiled the new Exynos 5 Octa chip and shared some more details about it. The new Exynos 5 Octa 5420, which is likely to power the Samsung Galaxy Note III, is retaining its ARM big.LITTLE...

Tags: Samsung, Misc


Nokia Lumia 625  brings a 4.7

Nokia Lumia 625 brings a 4.7" screen, LTE to the masses

23 July, 2013 | comments (112)

Nokia's teaser from yesterday promised something big for today and it delivered, sort of. The Nokia Lumia 625 is an entry-level Windows Phone 8 handset with a rather big (for the class) screen 4.7". That's not groundbreaking, though as the...