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Apple iPhone 6 to come with an improved TouchID sensor

Apple iPhone 6 to come with an improved TouchID sensor

17 July, 2014 | comments (22)

The TouchID fingerprint scanner was one of the key selling points of the Apple iPhone 5s and while its initial reception was mixed at best, the sheer number of devices to come with a fingerprint scanner since suggests it was a smart move. So it will...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Analysts: Galaxy S5 sales trailing iPhone 5s, Galaxy S4

Analysts: Galaxy S5 sales trailing iPhone 5s, Galaxy S4

16 July, 2014 | comments (92)

Samsung had a weak Q2 this year and pointed its finger at cheap smartphones from China saying they've been eating into the company's profits. Seoul-based analyst agency Counterpoint feels there's more to the story – the new Galaxy S5 flagship has...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Metal Samsung Galaxy Alpha may be unveiled in a month

Metal Samsung Galaxy Alpha may be unveiled in a month

14 July, 2014 | comments (45)

Rumors of a new, metal-clad Galaxy line are back, this time from South Korean site ETnews.com. The article is light on detail but cites industry insiders who claim the Samsung Galaxy Alpha will be unveiled on August 13. The Alpha line is intended...


Apple iPhone 6 cloned before it is even released

Apple iPhone 6 cloned before it is even released

13 July, 2014 | comments (76)

Apple iPhones are always among the most popular smartphones in the market and that’s beyond any shadow of doubt. In the past there have been multiple iPhone clones and the tradition is going to continue with the iPhone 6 as...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Misc


Apple iPhone 5s tops sales charts in Q1 of this year

Apple iPhone 5s tops sales charts in Q1 of this year

08 July, 2014 | comments (68)

According to data coming from ABI Reseach, which includes analysis, market data and insights, the top 20 best selling devices in the first quarter of the year are dominated by Apple and Samsung. Apple has two devices in that period which saw good...


iPhone 6 dummy units roughly depict its design, rumor says

iPhone 6 dummy units roughly depict its design, rumor says

30 June, 2014 | comments (68)

As we get closer to the fall, more and more things about the upcoming Apple iPhone 6 get leaked. Over the past few weeks, we've seen many instances of dummy units getting photographed in various poses. Though while looking at those you may have...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Counterclockwise: Nokia N9, iPhone 4, Nexus 7, WP8

Counterclockwise: Nokia N9, iPhone 4, Nexus 7, WP8

28 June, 2014 | comments (20)

This is the new edition of Counterclockwise, where we'll be taking a look at all of the most significant news articles that happened during this week over the past several years. The last week of June has seen plenty of hardware announcements from...


Bellperre launches first customizable luxury phone

Bellperre launches first customizable luxury phone

26 June, 2014 | comments (36)

We've all seen the gold Apple iPhone and HTC One, made for people just looking for ways to spend their money. But for some even those aren't enough to set them apart from the masses. Luxury phonemaker Bellperre aims to take this a step further by...

Tags: Misc


Apple iPhone 6 pricing info from China promises a price drop

Apple iPhone 6 pricing info from China promises a price drop

25 June, 2014 | comments (56)

A report from China about the Apple iPhone 6 confirms the September 19 launch date (initially unveiled by German carrier Deutsche Telekom) and offers price for the 4.7" version of the upcoming iPhone. The 32GB version is slated to cost CNY 5,300...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Huawei Honor 6 debuts with 5

Huawei Honor 6 debuts with 5" 1080p screen, octa-core chipset

24 June, 2014 | comments (48)

Huawei unveiled the Honor 6 (aka Glory 6) and aimed it squarely at the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Apple iPhone 5s. The phone matches the stunning thinness of the Ascend P6 and measures 139.8 x 68.8 x 6.5mm, weighing 135g. The Huawei Honor 6...

Tags: Huawei, Android


4.7 and 5.5-inch iPhone dummies showcased in extensive video

4.7 and 5.5-inch iPhone dummies showcased in extensive video

18 June, 2014 | comments (49)

Jimmy Lin is many things – singer, actor, racecar driver and apparently something of an iPhone technician. A photo posted on his Weibo account shows Mr. Lin working to replace the screen of a friend's iPhone 5s that was ran over by a car. A...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Week 24 news in review: Galaxy Tab S, iPhone 6, S5 mini leak

Week 24 news in review: Galaxy Tab S, iPhone 6, S5 mini leak

15 June, 2014 | comments (4)

This week's highlight is definitely the Samsung's Tab Into Color press event in New York. But while we were waiting for the new slates to go official, we saw a few iPhone 6 leaks, a major Galaxy S5 mini tip, yet another Galaxy F appearance, new Oppo...


Apple iPhone 6 leaks in 4.7” and 5.5” display flavors

Apple iPhone 6 leaks in 4.7” and 5.5” display flavors

14 June, 2014 | comments (184)

Alleged photos of the long-rumored two upcoming iPhone 6 versions made the rounds on Twitter. The images purportedly showcase a 4.7” and 5.5” mockups of the hotly anticipated device. iPhone 6 alleged photos (click to enlarge) The photos...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Counterclockwise: Apple iPhone 3G and 3GS, Nokia 808 PureView

Counterclockwise: Apple iPhone 3G and 3GS, Nokia 808 PureView

14 June, 2014 | comments (23)

Welcome to this week's edition of Counterclockwise – our weekly article that looks back in time at what happened in the last few years. We revisit the usual suspects – Apple shifts gears with new iPhone releases while Nokia flaunts impressive...

Tags: Misc


Apple iPhone 6 sized up against the Samsung Galaxy S5

Apple iPhone 6 sized up against the Samsung Galaxy S5

13 June, 2014 | comments (168)

It looks more and more like the leaked Apple iPhone 6 design is going to stick and we've got an exclusive to show you that solidifies the rumors. An Apple iPhone 6 was pictured next to the Samsung Galaxy S5 so that we can get a clear view of how...


Apple iPhone 6 leaked by Taiwanese star Jimmy Lin

Apple iPhone 6 leaked by Taiwanese star Jimmy Lin

11 June, 2014 | comments (156)

Taiwanese singer/actor/race driver Jimmy Lin posted photos of himself holding the yet-unannounced iPhone 5c last year and now he's back with the new iPhone 6. We've seen plenty of leaks of the iPod Touch-inspired iPhone, but given Mr. Lin's track...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple iPhone 6 rear panel leaks out of China

Apple iPhone 6 rear panel leaks out of China

09 June, 2014 | comments (77)

The iPhone 6 has been popping up in the rumor mill quite a bit recently. Quite curiously the China-based Apple manufacturer Foxconn revealed that it will be manufacturing both 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch models of the upcoming Apple flagship, just hours...

Tags: iOS, Rumors


Counterclockwise: iPhone 4, Lumia 1020, Galaxy S4 Active

Counterclockwise: iPhone 4, Lumia 1020, Galaxy S4 Active

07 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Welcome to this week's edition of Counterclockwise – our weekly article that looks back in time at what happened in the last few years. This week iPhones and Galaxys dominate the the discussion, but we have a surprise appearance by the grandaddies...

Tags: Misc


Apple iPhones reach 500 million sales, iPad pass 200 million

Apple iPhones reach 500 million sales, iPad pass 200 million

02 June, 2014 | comments (27)

As usual before announcing a new iOS version at its WWDC event, Apple takes its time bragging about the achievements of its platform in the past few month. Tim Cook had a few quite interesting numbers to share about all the iDevices this...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Foxconn confirms 4.7

Foxconn confirms 4.7" and 5.5" Apple iPhones

02 June, 2014 | comments (71)

Today Apple is holding its annual WWDC in San Francisco and that should see the debut of the iOS 8. The iPhone announcement have previously taken place on the WWDC too, but not since the iPhone 4S went official in October 2011. Sure, as the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors