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Samsung Exhilarate for AT&T is official, coming June 10

Samsung Exhilarate for AT&T is official, coming June 10

05 June, 2012 | comments (16)

Finally, after six months of mystery, AT&T has finally announced the launch and specs of the Samsung Exhilarate. The LTE-enabled Android smartphone is going to hit the AT&T stores after all, unlike the Samsung Skyrocket HD, which didn't have that...


Samsung E1260B feature phone heading to Brazil

Samsung E1260B feature phone heading to Brazil

05 June, 2012 | comments (13)

We just got a leaked image of an upcoming Samsung featurephone. The handset is called Samsung E1260B will most likely be released under the Ch@t line of devices from Samsung, as it looks and shares very similar specifications to the Ch@t 220, sans...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


PS Suite to hit non-Sony devices, HTC calls first dibs

PS Suite to hit non-Sony devices, HTC calls first dibs

05 June, 2012 | comments (38)

At the E3 conference, Andrew House, president of SCEE, announced that PlayStation Suite has a new name - PlayStation Mobile. In addition, the platform will no longer be confined to Sony devices. House announced that the first company to get...


Microsoft to unveil Windows Phone Apollo on June 20

Microsoft to unveil Windows Phone Apollo on June 20

05 June, 2012 | comments (100)

Microsoft is sending invitations for an upcoming Windows Phone Summit event in San Francisco. The date is June 20 and the occasion – “a sneak peak of the future of Windows Phone”. The next major release of Windows Phone (8.0, codenamed Apollo)...


AT&T will open the SGS III pre-order books on June 6 as well

AT&T will open the SGS III pre-order books on June 6 as well

04 June, 2012 | comments (20)

There is hardly an element of surprise here, given the fact that most US carriers announced it a few hours ago. AT&T Wireless will also begin taking pre-orders of the Samsung Galaxy S III on June 6. The LTE sporting smartphone will be priced...


Curiously colored Samsung Galaxy S III pops up on YouTube

Curiously colored Samsung Galaxy S III pops up on YouTube

04 June, 2012 | comments (54)

The Samsung Galaxy S III is already making its way to its new owners in Europe, so, naturally, the hands-on videos started flooding YouTube. One particular clip, coming from a user in Germany however, has managed to raise a few eyebrows, as it shows...


Corning launches ultra-slim and flexible Willow Glass

Corning launches ultra-slim and flexible Willow Glass

04 June, 2012 | comments (42)

Today Corning announced a new display surface called Willow Glass. It retains the rigidity of the Gorilla Glass while adding more flexibility, lightness and cost-effectiveness. The new Willow Glass is extremely thin at just 100 microns, but...

Tags: Corning, Misc


Pre-order the US Samsung Galaxy S III on June 6, get it on June 21

Pre-order the US Samsung Galaxy S III on June 6, get it on June 21

04 June, 2012 | comments (20)

The Samsung Galaxy S III will hit the shelves in the US around June 21 but the carriers will start accepting pre-orders this Wednesday, June 6. First to offer the Samsung flagship is Verizon, and pre-orders will open at 7 AM EDT tomorrow. The...


A 5.5-inch Galaxy Note 2 allegedly scheduled for October 2012

A 5.5-inch Galaxy Note 2 allegedly scheduled for October 2012

04 June, 2012 | comments (144)

Samsung scored a huge hit with their Galaxy Note, a combinatio of phone and tablet which was released late last year, featuring a large 5.3 inch screen complete with stylus. To date, some 7 million Galaxy Notes have been sold globally. It seems...


Samsung Galaxy S III for Verizon keeps its design intact

Samsung Galaxy S III for Verizon keeps its design intact

04 June, 2012 | comments (22)

Verizon is one of the five carriers to start offering the Samsung Galaxy S III this month and leaked pictures show that the device will virtually be an untouched version of its international GSM sibling. Android Central got their hands on...


Samsung Galaxy S III to launch on five US carriers this June

Samsung Galaxy S III to launch on five US carriers this June

04 June, 2012 | comments (35)

Samsung has announced that it will be launching the highly anticipated Galaxy S III smartphone in US on not two or three but five major carriers. The phones will go on sale beginning this June and will have a starting price of $199, although the...


iOS6 to offer Facebook integration and a revamped AppStore?

iOS6 to offer Facebook integration and a revamped AppStore?

03 June, 2012 | comments (119)

Apple's WWDC is one of the industry's major events because in the past few years it has been the stage for some serious software announcements by the company. The event will probably offer a lot to developers too but from our user's point of view,...


Sony ST21i Tapioca to be named Xperia Tipo when launched

Sony ST21i Tapioca to be named Xperia Tipo when launched

02 June, 2012 | comments (32)

The budget oriented Sony ST21i Tapioca already leaked once a while back but it's only now that we get to see its retail name - conveniently revealed by the Indonesian Telecom regulator. Sony Xperia Tipo will be the retail name for Sony's...


Android in May 2012: Android 4.0 expands to 7.1% market share

Android in May 2012: Android 4.0 expands to 7.1% market share

02 June, 2012 | comments (61)

Google has updated the Android distribution figures on its developer website, which brings with it some good news. The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich user base has grown to 7.1 percent, up from the 2.9 percent back on April and the 1 percent in...


T-Mobile branded Samsung Galaxy S III press photo leaks

T-Mobile branded Samsung Galaxy S III press photo leaks

01 June, 2012 | comments (31)

An alleged press photo for Samsung Galaxy S III for T-Mobile has leaked out, thus revealing the design of one of the carrier versions of the US bound smartphone. Perhaps the biggest surprise about the handset's appearance is that it is, well,...


Motorola launches triple-SIM MOTOKEY 3-CHIP for Brazil

Motorola launches triple-SIM MOTOKEY 3-CHIP for Brazil

01 June, 2012 | comments (45)

Motorola has just unveiled a new addition to its mobile phone portfolio and it's a pretty strange device. The new handset is a featurephone called Motorola MOTOKEY 3-CHIP and has 3 SIM card slots as its key selling point. The other highlights of...


Samsung Galaxy S II sales reach 28M, Galaxy Note scores 7M

Samsung Galaxy S II sales reach 28M, Galaxy Note scores 7M

01 June, 2012 | comments (204)

The Galaxy series has been a huge hit for Samsung - the Koreans recently announced that the line of Android smartphones has surpassed 50 million sales globally. What's even more impressive, the bulk of that is from the flagship devices. The first...


HTC launches One S in Taiwan with 1.7GHz processor

HTC launches One S in Taiwan with 1.7GHz processor

01 June, 2012 | comments (65)

HTC has launched the One S in its home country Taiwan but it is not the same phone being launched elsewhere. HTC has swapped the processor on this model and it now features a dual-core overclocked 1.7GHz MSM8260 Snapdragon S3 instead of the 1.5Ghz...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Samsung releases source code for the Galaxy S III

Samsung releases source code for the Galaxy S III

01 June, 2012 | comments (46)

When it comes to pleasing the Android developer community, Samsung has been ahead of the pack for a while now by giving out sample units to developers and making their phones generally easy to mess around with. They are also known for releasing the...


Samsung Galaxy R Style for South Korea packs ICS, LTE, big battery

Samsung Galaxy R Style for South Korea packs ICS, LTE, big battery

31 May, 2012 | comments (40)

Samsung announced a new Galaxy droid for the Korean market - the Samsung Galaxy R Style. It’s based on the Galaxy S II, packs a 4.3" SuperAMOLED screen and runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with TouchWiz out of the box. The phone measures 128 x...