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Nokia MWC 2014 event scheduled for February 24

Nokia MWC 2014 event scheduled for February 24

23 January, 2014 | comments (61)

Nokia has pinpointed the date for its Mobile World Congress 2014 press event. You can mark your calendars for Monday, February 24 when the event will start at 8:30AM (7:30AM GMT). Reading "Meet us under the tree," the press invite carefully keeps...

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Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy S III Neo+ goes official in China

Dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy S III Neo+ goes official in China

23 January, 2014 | comments (41)

While the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo continues its journey of leaks, the company has launched the Galaxy S III Neo+ in China. Featuring a similar design to the Galaxy S3, the S3 Neo+ is built around a 4.8" Super AMOLED display, which rocks 720p...

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Nokia reports profitable Q4 and whole year 2013

Nokia reports profitable Q4 and whole year 2013

23 January, 2014 | comments (60)

In preparation for the fourth quarter results from Nokia, the company released some of its old reports in a new format (adjusting for the fact that a huge chunk of the company moving to Microsoft). Today the real deal came out and the results are in...


Samsung shows off Galaxy S4 La Fleur edition

Samsung shows off Galaxy S4 La Fleur edition

23 January, 2014 | comments (26)

Samsung's been doing its La Fleur thing for quite a while now, giving popular Samsung devices a custom paintjob specifically targeted at the female audience. The latest smartphone to be joining the La Fleur lineup is the Samsung Galaxy S4. The...


Acer Liquid Z5 available in Europe and Taiwan

Acer Liquid Z5 available in Europe and Taiwan

23 January, 2014 | comments (12)

The Acer Liquid Z5 is now launching in Acer's home market Taiwan and across several European countries. The smartphone costs 6,990 TWD(~170) in Taiwan on Chunghwa Telecom and is available today. It's expected to hit the UK and Netherlands and is...

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Nokia Lumia 929 Icon to launch February 5 or March 5?

Nokia Lumia 929 Icon to launch February 5 or March 5?

23 January, 2014 | comments (28)

Verizon and Nokia are doing a poor job of keeping the Lumia Icon, otherwise known as Lumia 929, a secret. A manual for the upcoming flagship has leaked, along with potential launch info and even official-looking images of the white version (so far,...


Upcoming iOS 7 update to fix random reboots

Upcoming iOS 7 update to fix random reboots

23 January, 2014 | comments (63)

Some iPhone users have been reporting random rebooting on their phones ever since they updated to iOS 7. The phone would just go to the black (or white, depending upon the color of the phone) boot screen, before going back to the...

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LG Nexus 5 could have six new color options on the way

LG Nexus 5 could have six new color options on the way

22 January, 2014 | comments (11)

It appears that the LG Nexus 5 might soon turn into more mainstream device than any of its predecessors. A leaked video shows the Android reference handset in the Google Play Store, sporting a total of eight color options on offer. Update: a...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Apple reportedly decided on a 4.8 display for next iPhone

Apple reportedly decided on a 4.8 display for next iPhone

22 January, 2014 | comments (111)

According to a note to investors by the Wall Street analyst Timothy Arcuri of Cowen and Company, Apple has already decided on the screen size of the next iPhone. The device will reportedly feature a 4.8 display when it goes official. The...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Press images of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo leaked

Press images of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo leaked

22 January, 2014 | comments (34)

It seems that when we brought you the news about the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo with our exclusive coverage of its features last week we opened some sort of floodgates. The phablet can't stay out of the spotlight ever since, making numerous...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Sony Xperia Z1S now available in T-Mobile stores

Sony Xperia Z1S now available in T-Mobile stores

22 January, 2014 | comments (21)

The exclusive US version of the Sony flagship, the Xperia Z1S, hit the US market exclusively through T-Mobile's online platform last week. Now, the Z1S is on sale through select T-Mobile retail outlets, giving Stateside brick and mortar customers a...


Samsung found to infringe on yet another Apple patent

Samsung found to infringe on yet another Apple patent

22 January, 2014 | comments (107)

In the latest Apple vs. Samsung patent trial held in California's Northern District court, Judge Lucy Koh entered a summary judgment yesterday finding Samsung's Android-based devices as infringing on a specific patent held by Apple. Besides...

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AT&T expands its 4G LTE coverage to 20 new markets

AT&T expands its 4G LTE coverage to 20 new markets

22 January, 2014 | comments (0)

AT&T has officially announced that it has expanded its 4G LTE coverage to several new markets in order to provide enhanced experience and faster network speeds to more of its consumers. The service is now available in El Centro, Riverside-San...

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HTC M8 and HTC D310w certified, announcement imminent

HTC M8 and HTC D310w certified, announcement imminent

22 January, 2014 | comments (39)

The yet-to-be announced HTC M8, which is rumored as the successor of the company's flagship, the HTC One has shown up on the POSTEL (the Indonesian equivalent of the FCC) along with another device with model number D310w. HTC D310w is showing up...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Sharp Aquos mini SHL 24 and Aquos Pad SHT22 go official

Sharp Aquos mini SHL 24 and Aquos Pad SHT22 go official

22 January, 2014 | comments (33)

Sharp has officially unveiled a tablet dubbed Aquos Pad SHT22 and a smartphone named Aquos mini SHL24. Both devices are equipped with IGZO displays, which are more power efficient than the regular TFT LCD panels. Sharp's newest additions have a...

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Samsung official confirms Tizen delayed once again

Samsung official confirms Tizen delayed once again

22 January, 2014 | comments (20)

A Samsung official from the Samsung Electronics' Media Solution Center in South Korea has given a statement that Tizen will be, sadly and once again, delayed. He shares no details on when the custom Lunux-based OS will hit the market but only...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Olympic Edition comes out

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Olympic Edition comes out

22 January, 2014 | comments (18)

Back in October last year, Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 3 as the official phone for the Winter Olympics in the Russian city of Sochi. As the Games draw near the company also unveiled a dedicated Olympics edition that you can purchase as some...

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Verizon gets exclusivity on Rose Gold Galaxy Note 3

Verizon gets exclusivity on Rose Gold Galaxy Note 3

22 January, 2014 | comments (9)

Samsung unveiled a Rose Gold version of the Galaxy Note 3 in late November last year and a couple of days later announced it will launch in China in December. Now it has come to the US too as a Verizon exclusive, following a Korean launch early this...


US Department of Defense orders 80,000 BlackBerry phones

US Department of Defense orders 80,000 BlackBerry phones

22 January, 2014 | comments (52)

In the heat of its financial struggles, BlackBerry just got a breath of fresh air thanks to the US Department of Defense, which has placed an order for 80,000 smartphones. As part of its smartphone expansion strategy, the Department of Defense...

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LG G Flex will launch on February 1 in Europe, pre-orders up now

LG G Flex will launch on February 1 in Europe, pre-orders up now

22 January, 2014 | comments (3)

A couple of days ago we learned that the unique LG G Flex will hit 20 European markets, but there was no exact launch date or pricing info. News from the same day revealed the G Flex's US pricing - $300 with contract which set expectations of a...

Tags: LG, Android