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iOS 6.1.1 update released for the iPhone 4S

iOS 6.1.1 update released for the iPhone 4S

12 February, 2013 | comments (39)

Recently, there have been reports of the iPhone 4S having cellular performance issues after updating to the new iOS 6.1 update. Vodafone even suggested its customers not to upgrade to iOS 6.1 if they have an iPhone 4S. A few days later, Apple...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


LG Optimus L-Series II goes official with three new models

LG Optimus L-Series II goes official with three new models

11 February, 2013 | comments (20)

LG took the wraps off the freshly leaked, second generation Optimus L-Series trio of smartphones. The new devices will feature enhanced design philosophy and LG's latest software trickery. The first one of the pack to hit the shelves will be the...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


HTC One official photo breaks cover

HTC One official photo breaks cover

11 February, 2013 | comments (174)

An official press photo of the HTC One has leaked showcasing the phone's front panel. The source is evleaks and judging from its history of leaks, then we have every reason to believe this is the real deal. Rather surprisingly, the HTC One get...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Samsung retains top spot in the Chinese market

Samsung retains top spot in the Chinese market

11 February, 2013 | comments (31)

The Samsung dominance in the Chinese market continues as the company has retained its No.1 spot for yet another year, according to a report from the market researcher iResearch. The great sales of the mid-range smartphones have played a major...

Tags: Samsung


Australian parliament questions Apple and Microsoft on pricing

Australian parliament questions Apple and Microsoft on pricing

11 February, 2013 | comments (80)

In what seems to be a global first, the Australian Parliament has ordered Apple, Microsoft and Adobe System to appear before it and explain why their products are priced higher, despite the country's strong currency. The global companies will...


LG Optimus L3 II shows its face ahead of announcement

LG Optimus L3 II shows its face ahead of announcement

11 February, 2013 | comments (16)

Just two days ago we informed you about the upcoming upgrade of the LG Optimus L lineup. As the latest rumors have it the Optimus L3, L5 and L7 will get new editions with various hardware and software upgrades. Today, we can show you a real life...


Supposed leaked images of the Apple iPhone 5S surface

Supposed leaked images of the Apple iPhone 5S surface

11 February, 2013 | comments (97)

Images of is supposedly an upcoming variant of the iPhone 5, the iPhone 5S, have surfaced. Not much is known about the phone which is speculated to be announced at some point this year, possibly alongside the iPhone 6. According to...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Samsung starts testing Jelly Bean firmwares for Galaxy Ace 2

Samsung starts testing Jelly Bean firmwares for Galaxy Ace 2

10 February, 2013 | comments (116)

Samsung Galaxy Ace 2, the successor of the popular Galaxy Ace smartphone might get the much awaited Jelly Bean update siib. As expected, the Galaxy Ace 2 will be skipping on ICS to get Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Samsung has already started...


Alleged image from HTC One ultrapixel camera surfaces

Alleged image from HTC One ultrapixel camera surfaces

10 February, 2013 | comments (50)

HTC's upcoming flagship device was rumored to feature a stacked sensor with ultrapixels and HTC itself reinforced the rumors by promising new sound and camera experience in 2013. Now, an alleged image taken with the HTC One (or M7 as it was...


Samsung makes 8 of the top 10 most used Android devices

Samsung makes 8 of the top 10 most used Android devices

10 February, 2013 | comments (116)

It's no secret that Samsung is dominating the Android market, but the margin of its lead might be a bit surprising to some. According to a report from mobile analytics firm Localytics, the Koreans account for eight of the top 10 Android devices in...


LG Optimus L3 II, L5 II, L7 II leak out ahead of announcement

LG Optimus L3 II, L5 II, L7 II leak out ahead of announcement

09 February, 2013 | comments (21)

LG's trio of second generation Optimus L-series smartphones has made an appearance before their official announcement. The LG Optimus L3 II, L5 II, and L7 II have received expected hardware upgrades over their predecessors, while keeping the same...


Sony Xperia Z sales kick off in Japan, Europe holds its breath

Sony Xperia Z sales kick off in Japan, Europe holds its breath

09 February, 2013 | comments (249)

Sony Xperia Z is one of the hottest smartphone right now and the good news is you are not too far away from the moment when you'll be able to get one of your own. In fact the smartphone is already on sale in Japan. The Sony Xperia Z is now...


Sprint offers buy one - get one free deal on LG Optimus G

Sprint offers buy one - get one free deal on LG Optimus G

09 February, 2013 | comments (5)

Sprint is offering a second LG Optimus G unit for free to everyone that purchases it for $199.99. Of course, both the smartphones would require two year contracts. The offer from Sprint is quite attractive, considering the fact that the...

Tags: LG, Sprint


Vodafone suggests its iPhone 4S users do not update to iOS 6.1

Vodafone suggests its iPhone 4S users do not update to iOS 6.1

09 February, 2013 | comments (58)

Apple had recently released the latest update for its iOS platform, improving LTE support and fixing a few bugs. Unfortunately, iOS 6.1 seems to be having issues with connecting to the internet, sending and receiving texts and also occasionally with...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Windows Phone Store currently facing download issues

Windows Phone Store currently facing download issues

09 February, 2013 | comments (77)

It seems Windows Phone users are unable to download apps for the time being. The Windows Phone Store is having technical issues, which is preventing the download of new apps. Users trying to download or update apps are being shown the above...


Micromax A116 Canvas HD sales will start on February 14

Micromax A116 Canvas HD sales will start on February 14

08 February, 2013 | comments (146)

Micromax A116 Canvas HD, the successor of the popular Micromax A110 will be hitting shelves on February 14, according to the company. The Micromax A116 Canvas HD will be up for grabs from its official website. Micromax A116 Canvas HD carries...


HTC One will reportedly be M7's name when it goes official

HTC One will reportedly be M7's name when it goes official

08 February, 2013 | comments (22)

It appears that the M7 name which HTC's chairman Peter Chou shouted last week might only be an internal moniker. A fresh report has emerged from Twitter's highly accurate tipster @evleaks, pointing that the upcoming Taiwanese flagship will simply...


One million Nexus 4 units already shipped according to estimates

One million Nexus 4 units already shipped according to estimates

08 February, 2013 | comments (55)

The sales of the LG-built Google Nexus 4 have reached a million units, according to the owners of the smartphones. The members on the XDA Developer forum have worked a way out to make an educated guess on the smartphone shipments on the basis of its...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Samsung rolls out Jelly Bean update for Galaxy S II I9100G

Samsung rolls out Jelly Bean update for Galaxy S II I9100G

08 February, 2013 | comments (146)

Samsung has released the latest Jelly Bean update for the Galaxy S II I9100G, which is based off the TI-OMAP 4430 chipset rather than the Exynos that the standard Galaxy S II runs on. The new update to Jelly Bean brings with it all of the recent...


BlackBerry might move out of Japanese market

BlackBerry might move out of Japanese market

08 February, 2013 | comments (37)

BlackBerry, formerly known as RIM will be bidding a farewell to the Japanese smartphone market. The company won't be bringing its latest BlackBerry Z10 and Q10 devices to the land of rising sun, according to Nikkei. BlackBerry's market share...

Tags: BlackBerry