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Japan Display unveils 12.1

Japan Display unveils 12.1" 4K tablet display

23 October, 2013 | comments (48)

Today Japan Display introduced the world's first 12.1-inch 4K display. Even stretched over 12 inches the 3840x2160 pixel resolution results in the great 365ppi pixel density. The new display unit measures 273.7 x 164.6 x 1.96mm and offers viewing...

Tags: Misc


LG G Flex leaks on video, more photos

LG G Flex leaks on video, more photos

23 October, 2013 | comments (72)

Following the LG G Flex leaked renders last week, now the curved-screen smartphone has been shown in a talk show over at the Argentinian TV station Telefe. Journalist Federico Ini has leaked additional live photos of the G Flex for everyone to...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG debuts its first Firefox OS smartphone - the Fireweb

LG debuts its first Firefox OS smartphone - the Fireweb

23 October, 2013 | comments (35)

Firefox OS could be considered still in its infancy but as bigger OEMs hop on the train it could gain traction faster than expected. LG is the first major manufacture to premiere a Firefox OS handset of its own. The LG Fireweb is the...

Tags: LG, Firefox OS


Samsung to acquire shares in Corning

Samsung to acquire shares in Corning

23 October, 2013 | comments (27)

Early last year display maker Samsung and rugged glass maker Corning announced a joint venture called Samsung Corning Precision Materials (SCP). Now, less than two years later, the two companies are growing even closer. The end result of a...

Tags: Samsung, Misc


Galaxy Note 3 becomes official phone Olympic Phone

Galaxy Note 3 becomes official phone Olympic Phone

23 October, 2013 | comments (63)

Samsung, the official partner of the Olympic games, has announced a collaboration with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to make the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games "the most wireless, seamless and paperless Olympic Games ever". As...

Tags: Samsung, Android


T-Mobile will offer new iPad users 200MB of free data per month

T-Mobile will offer new iPad users 200MB of free data per month

22 October, 2013 | comments (26)

The pricing of the cellular data plans for the freshly announced Apple iPad duo is out in the United States and, after a quick glance, it appears that T-Mobile is shaping up as a really attractive option. The Big Magenta will be offering 200MB of...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple now seeding iOS 7.0.3 update with lots of bugfixes

Apple now seeding iOS 7.0.3 update with lots of bugfixes

22 October, 2013 | comments (106)

Apple has just launched the iOS 7.0.3 update for all supported iDevices. The release is rather rich in bug fixes but it also brings a few new features. As for the bugfixes, the most important ones include fixing some iMessage activation...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple iPad mini 2 and iPad Air go official

Apple iPad mini 2 and iPad Air go official

22 October, 2013 | comments (103)

The wraps are off, the new Apple tablets are official. Say hello to the new 9.7" model, iPad Air (not 5), and the new 7.9" model, the iPad mini 2. The big news, of course, is that the mini model now has a Retina display. Apple iPad mini 2 The...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Snapdragon 800 Samsung Galaxy S4 hits Europe

Snapdragon 800 Samsung Galaxy S4 hits Europe

22 October, 2013 | comments (54)

Europeans don't need to envy SK Telecom users any more – the Snapdragon 800-powered Samsung I9506 Galaxy S4 with LTE+ (a.k.a. LTE-Advanced) has arrived on the Old Continent (with no fuss or fanfare - just a single press release for...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Micromax Canvas Magnus and Canvas Turbo leak

Micromax Canvas Magnus and Canvas Turbo leak

22 October, 2013 | comments (76)

Micromax, a company popular for the excellent value for money its Android smartphones delivers, is preparing to launch two new smartphones - the Canvas Turbo and the Canvas Magnus. Both phones have their specs leaked today hinting at imminent...


AT&T to get the Lumia 1520 and Lumia 2520 in the US

AT&T to get the Lumia 1520 and Lumia 2520 in the US

22 October, 2013 | comments (25)

Nokia just finished announcing its new range of Asha and Lumia devices. But if you're in the US, you might be curious as to when you will be able to get your hands on them. AT&T has announced that they will be selling the Lumia 1520...


Nokia unveils Lumia 1320 - a mid-range phablet

Nokia unveils Lumia 1320 - a mid-range phablet

22 October, 2013 | comments (90)

Nokia Lumia 1320 has been just announced at Nokia World. It's another 6.0-inch phablet, this time around with a 720p IPS ClearBlack display and powered by a 1.7GHz dual-core Krait processor. The Nokia Lumia 1320 is LTE-enabled and comes with...


Nokia announces the Lumia 1520 at Nokia World 2013

Nokia announces the Lumia 1520 at Nokia World 2013

22 October, 2013 | comments (379)

Just as rumored, the centerpiece of the Nokia Lumia 1520 is a 6-inch 1080p screen. On the back you get a 20 MP PureView camera with OIS, while its beating heart on the inside is a quad-core 2.2GHz Snapdragon 800 processor (the first to be integrated...


Nokia unveils new Asha lineup in Abu Dhabi

Nokia unveils new Asha lineup in Abu Dhabi

22 October, 2013 | comments (61)

The latest members of the Asha lineup for emerging markets from Nokia have been announced, the Asha 500, Asha 502, and the 3G-powered Asha 503. The successors to the Asha 501, all three devices will come with an additional "ice layer" on...

Tags: Nokia, Asha


Phones 4u scores exclusive HTC One mini in red

Phones 4u scores exclusive HTC One mini in red

22 October, 2013 | comments (8)

It has long been thought that wearing a certain color says something about you, but Phones 4u UK wasn’t satisfied with old wives' tales. Instead the retailer dug pretty deep and found that red, for example, "is the color of those who live life to...

Tags: HTC, Android


Watch Apple's iPad event here

Watch Apple's iPad event here

22 October, 2013 | comments (28)

Apple's event is about to kick off and since relatively few people have invites, Apple will be livestreaming the show for fans, investors and gadget-lovers who want to see the new iPads unveiled. The event starts 10AM Pacific time. This adds...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Watch Nokia World Keynote live here

Watch Nokia World Keynote live here

22 October, 2013 | comments (36)

The Nokia event in Abu Dabi is about start and the Finns are having a live stream for everyone to enjoy. Stephen Elop is going to step on stage and according to all the rumors and leaks we've been treated with, he's going to throw a bunch of...

Tags: Nokia


Nokia Lumia 1320 images leak

Nokia Lumia 1320 images leak

22 October, 2013 | comments (13)

The Nokia World event is shortly about to take place in Abu Dhabi where new Lumia smartphones, perhaps a tablet and some mobile accessories will be announced. But before we get to the official stuff, here is one more leak. What you see above...


Nokia Lumia 1520 leaks again, accessories in tow

Nokia Lumia 1520 leaks again, accessories in tow

21 October, 2013 | comments (103)

A couple of leaked images delivered by evleaks have shown a few of tomorrow's Nokia announcements including the Lumia 1520 phablet. The handset is joined by a couple of accessories - the Treasure Tag key finder and the Nokia Guru music...

Tags: Nokia, Rumors


Android 4.3 update for UK HTC One due next month

Android 4.3 update for UK HTC One due next month

21 October, 2013 | comments (42)

Android Jelly Bean 4.3 has been rolling out for the HTC One globally but users in the United Kingdom haven’t yet seen it on their units. HTC UK has addressed the issue on its official UK Twitter account saying HTC expects to “release Jelly Bean 4.3...

Tags: HTC, Android