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EE launching its LTE network in UK on Oct. 30, pricing revealed

EE launching its LTE network in UK on Oct. 30, pricing revealed

23 October, 2012 | comments (55)

EE is calling its new service 4GEE and it will launch commercially stating next Tuesday (October 30). 4GEE stands for the services offered by EE's LTE network, which will allow the usual calls and texts, with the addition of mobile data speeds of...

Tags: Misc


Apple's overscroll-bounce patent has been invalidated in the US

Apple's overscroll-bounce patent has been invalidated in the US

23 October, 2012 | comments (116)

The tide of the patent war seems to be turning against Apple lately - the latest victim is the patent of the rubber band effect when you reach the end of a list while scrolling (most often referred to as overscroll-bounce). Apple used that...

Tags: Apple, Misc


Samsung reportedly working on a 1080p sAMOLED screen and phone

Samsung reportedly working on a 1080p sAMOLED screen and phone

23 October, 2012 | comments (97)

The first 1080p smartphones are a reality and regardless whether you consider 400+ ppi pixel density as great or as an overkill, the next generation of Android flagships will most probably feature FullHD screens. MK News is reporting that Samsung...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 510 goes official, brings WP7.5 and a 4-inch screen

Nokia Lumia 510 goes official, brings WP7.5 and a 4-inch screen

23 October, 2012 | comments (118)

It's time for the Nokia Lumia 510 to get out of hiding and step into the light - it's an entry-level Windows Phone smartphone, which has some pretty decent specs. Starting with a 4" WVGA TFT screen, the Lumia 510 takes the lead on the Lumia 610,...


Japanese court rejects Samsung's case against Apple

Japanese court rejects Samsung's case against Apple

23 October, 2012 | comments (74)

Samsung had filed a case in Japan back in September asking to block the sales of all the iPhones. According to Samsung, the iPhone 4 and the 4S were infringing on their patents regarding the technology used in the downloading of apps and the...

Tags: Samsung, Apple


LG Nexus 4 confirmed by LG Head of Mobile Product Planning

LG Nexus 4 confirmed by LG Head of Mobile Product Planning

22 October, 2012 | comments (125)

In an interview with IBN Live LG's Head of Mobile Product Planning, Amit Gujral, has let slip that the much-anticipated and not-so-secret LG-made Nexus 4 is the real deal and it's going to be unveiled at Google's Android event come October 29...


HTC Windows Phone 8X to launch on Nov 2, 8S on Nov 15

HTC Windows Phone 8X to launch on Nov 2, 8S on Nov 15

22 October, 2012 | comments (44)

HTC's Windows Phone 8X and 8S devices have been priced in the UK and the more interesting of the two has even gone as far as pre-order stage on AT&T in the US. We've heard about a beginning of November release but it's only now that we get specific...


Samsung I9260 Galaxy Premier GLBenchmark scores reveal GPU

Samsung I9260 Galaxy Premier GLBenchmark scores reveal GPU

22 October, 2012 | comments (52)

The Samsung I9260 Galaxy Premier was once rumored as the next Galaxy Nexus phone, but those rumors were renounced. The Premier sits somewhere between the Galaxy S III and the S III mini and now we know its GPU (and most likely chipset) thanks to a...


Purported live photo of Sony Xperia Odin C650X surfaces

Purported live photo of Sony Xperia Odin C650X surfaces

21 October, 2012 | comments (113)

An alleged live photo of Sony Xperia C650X Odin has emerged, thus giving us a glimpse of the tech giant's upcoming Android powerhouse. The device has previously made an appearance in a leaked user agent profile. The purported photo of the...


HTC Windows Phone 8X and Nokia Lumia 920 go on pre-order

HTC Windows Phone 8X and Nokia Lumia 920 go on pre-order

21 October, 2012 | comments (170)

Best Buy has kicked off pre-orders of the Nokia Lumia 920 and the HTC Windows Phone 8X for AT&T. The Nokia flagship is priced at $149.99 with a two-year commitment, while its Taiwanese counterpart has gone below the three-digit mark at...


HTC DLX for Verizon Wireless leaks out in live photos

HTC DLX for Verizon Wireless leaks out in live photos

21 October, 2012 | comments (37)

Live photos of the upcoming HTC DLX Android powerhouse for Verizon Wireless have leaked out, showing off a gorgeous 5" 1080p display. The smartphone in the images appears closely related to the recently announced, Japan exclusive HTC J...


LG Nexus 4 (E960) might have a 16GB version after all

LG Nexus 4 (E960) might have a 16GB version after all

19 October, 2012 | comments (81)

A new rumor about the LG Nexus 4 claims the phone would in fact have a much more reasonable 16GB version. Having only 8GB of storage on a modern-day smartphone with an HD screen doesn't make much sense from a consumer point of view. That's the...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Press pics of Huawei W1 with Windows Phone surface

Press pics of Huawei W1 with Windows Phone surface

19 October, 2012 | comments (39)

The Huawei W1 hasn't been exactly the best kept secret in the industry. We've seen some W1 live pics leaking, not long after we heard about the smartphone for the first time. The Huawei W1 may be a looker but it's not a high-end device. It has...


Sony C6603 'Yuga' camera sample leaks, hints at a 13MP sensor

Sony C6603 'Yuga' camera sample leaks, hints at a 13MP sensor

19 October, 2012 | comments (41)

The Sony Yuga had its display and quad-core Krait internals leaked in the not so distant past, and now its camera draws our attention thanks to a leaked Picasa sample photo. The EXIF data of the photo hints that Sony will be using a 13MP...


Samsung finally seeds Jelly Bean to UK Galaxy S III owners

Samsung finally seeds Jelly Bean to UK Galaxy S III owners

19 October, 2012 | comments (120)

Granted, the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update to the oh-so-popular Galaxy S III has been seeding at some places for more than two weeks now. But the UK owners (and those in a list of other European countries) were not lucky enough to make it in the...


Sony announces which Xperia phones will get Jelly Bean

Sony announces which Xperia phones will get Jelly Bean

19 October, 2012 | comments (290)

The cards are on the table - Sony just announced the update plan of its Xperia line. Here's the list of models that will get updated to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and also the ones that will remain stuck with 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Sony's latest...


Google has its first $14B quarter but net income decreases

Google has its first $14B quarter but net income decreases

19 October, 2012 | comments (33)

Google's Q3 results came out earlier than planned and since they didn’t meet Wall Street's expectations, the company's shares dipped and trading of the stock had to be suspended temporarily. Google's shares ended the day 8% down. While not what...

Tags: Google, Android, Misc


Nokia outs Q3 2012 results, reports reduced operating loss

Nokia outs Q3 2012 results, reports reduced operating loss

18 October, 2012 | comments (269)

Nokia's financial results for Q3 2012 are out and things are still looking grim for the Finns, which have reported an operating loss of $754 million. If you recall, for each of the last three quarters Nokia had to report north of a $1...

Tags: Nokia, Misc


Oppo Find 5 has a FullHD 5-inch screen, pics and specs emerge

Oppo Find 5 has a FullHD 5-inch screen, pics and specs emerge

18 October, 2012 | comments (131)

The Oppo Find 5 is no stranger to us, we've already heard the rumors. And this time around they seem to be confirmed to the letter. The Oppo Find 5 has a 5-inch screen of FullHD resolution with a narrow 3mm bezel. It runs on 1.5Ghz Qualcomm's...


Asus Padfone 2 to get JB next month, keyboard dock later

Asus Padfone 2 to get JB next month, keyboard dock later

18 October, 2012 | comments (28)

The Asus event, which brought us the new Padfone 2 smartphone/tablet was over all too quickly and some details almost slipped through. Among them were the Jelly Bean update schedule and the keyboard dock, which wasn’t presented. According to an...