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T-Mobile US slashes all upfront phone prices to $0, iPhone 5, too

T-Mobile US slashes all upfront phone prices to $0, iPhone 5, too

26 July, 2013 | comments (38)

T-Mobile has dropped the upfront cost of all phones available in the carrier's stores to $0, including flagships like the Apple iPhone 5, Samsung Galaxy S4, Sony Xperia Z and Nokia Lumia 925. There's a catch though – you still have to pay for the...


Specs of Samsung Galaxy Note III leak, 5.7-inch display confirmed

Specs of Samsung Galaxy Note III leak, 5.7-inch display confirmed

26 July, 2013 | comments (232)

The upcoming Galaxy Note phablet has been doing the rounds in the rumorland for quite a while now. The specifications of the third generation Galaxy Note have appeared several times and now we have an official confirmation from a Samsung insider, in...


Sony Honami gets pictured side-by-side with Xperia Z

Sony Honami gets pictured side-by-side with Xperia Z

26 July, 2013 | comments (96)

Up until now, all we've seen of the Xperia i1 Honami from Sony is pretty much everything. From high res captures to alleged press images to specs, there's even a system dump that revealed a new camera UI for its 20MP shooter. One thing we haven’t...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Press render of BlackBerry 9720 Samoa leaks

Press render of BlackBerry 9720 Samoa leaks

26 July, 2013 | comments (36)

BlackBerry recently announced that the company will be coming up with a new BlackBerry 7 smartphone. The handset carrying the now obsolete platform is targeted at consumers in the emerging markets and we now have a press render showing what it looks...


Samsung Galaxy S4 in Purple Mirage pictured

Samsung Galaxy S4 in Purple Mirage pictured

26 July, 2013 | comments (52)

Samsung recently announced a few new colors for its flagship smartphone. The Galaxy S4 was initially launched in two color options - Black and White, but the new announce meant it will also be getting Blue Arctic, Purple Mirage, Red Aurora, Brown...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung announces record $8.5B profit for Q2

Samsung announces record $8.5B profit for Q2

26 July, 2013 | comments (47)

Samsung announced a record $8.5 billion in operating profit, beating the $8.3 billion guidance it released early this month. That's up from the $7.9 billion from the previous quarter and $5.8 billion from the year ago quarter. Net profit was $6.99...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Geeksphone Peak+ with 1GB RAM goes on pre-order for €150

Geeksphone Peak+ with 1GB RAM goes on pre-order for €150

25 July, 2013 | comments (43)

Geeksphone has started taking pre-orders for the Peak+ Firefox-powered phone. Geeksphone typically makes phones targeted at devs or tech savvy enthusiast, but says the Peak+ is also ready for consumers. It's a small upgrade over the regular Peak...

Tags: Firefox OS


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6" Nokia Lumia phablet front panel pictured

25 July, 2013 | comments (159)

We've heard rumors of a phablet in the works from Nokia for a while now. Back in May we even saw a (blurry) glimpse of what appeared to be a large-screened Nokia device, expected to see the light of day as the Lumia 1030. This latest leak which...


Sony announces Android 4.3 update whitelist

Sony announces Android 4.3 update whitelist

25 July, 2013 | comments (213)

Sony has just published the list of devices that will be getting the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update that was announced yesterday. On the smartphone side, the company will be bringing the latest Jelly Bean version to the Xperia Z, Xperia ZL, Xperia...

Tags: Sony, Android


LG  G2 to go on sale in August, the US gets it in September

LG G2 to go on sale in August, the US gets it in September

25 July, 2013 | comments (68)

The LG G2 has leaked numerous times already. This is why we mostly have a handle on the specs it will have – 5.2" 1080p display, Snapdragon 800 chipset with 2GB RAM, Android 4.2.2, 13MP camera and 2,540mAh battery. We even saw several teaser...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


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...

Tags: Google, Android


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...

Tags: Apple


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...