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Nokia Lumia 1020 for AT&T emerges in a press image

Nokia Lumia 1020 for AT&T emerges in a press image

03 July, 2013 | comments (177)

Nokia's highly anticipated flagship, dubbed Lumia 1020 made an appearance in a press image. Previously known as Nokia EOS the smartphone emerged dressed in AT&T livery. The leaked press image of the smartphone reveals its front, covered in...


Alleged images of color back covers for Moto X leak

Alleged images of color back covers for Moto X leak

03 July, 2013 | comments (33)

Hot on the heels of yesterday's high-profile print ad, alleged images of back covers for the upcoming Moto X made the rounds. The blurry photos showcase a quartet of back panels in teal, red, purple, and green. The back covers in the...


BlackBerry 10.2 to bring Wi-Fi Direct, notification actions

BlackBerry 10.2 to bring Wi-Fi Direct, notification actions

03 July, 2013 | comments (41)

BlackBerry 10.2 OS update was confirmed for later this year by BlackBerry’s Product Manager Michael Clewley. He has also revealed some of the new upcoming features such as standard Unicode emojis, multiple alarms, reminders and level 1...

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New HTC One mini photos leak, Desire 200 live shots surface too

New HTC One mini photos leak, Desire 200 live shots surface too

03 July, 2013 | comments (63)

HTC One mini has been around for quite some time even though it's not officially announced yet. The smaller sibling of the One flagship features a 4.3" 720p display and a dual-core Snapdragon chipset. We already saw live pictures of the HTC One...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Note III to have 3GB of RAM, slimmer profile?

Samsung Galaxy Note III to have 3GB of RAM, slimmer profile?

03 July, 2013 | comments (261)

The Samsung Galaxy Note had 1GB RAM, the Galaxy Note II had 2GB RAM and the Galaxy Note III will have... 3GB RAM. That's what Korean publication Hankyung claims anyway. So far from leaks we've seen that the Note III will pack either a Snapdragon 800...


Samsung has shipped 20 million Galaxy S4 units already

Samsung has shipped 20 million Galaxy S4 units already

03 July, 2013 | comments (181)

Despite reports (which were denied) of Samsung cutting down orders for Galaxy S4 parts, the company's flagship is selling very well – Yonhap News is reporting that the tech giant had shipped 20 million units by the end of June. The Galaxy S4 hit the...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Nokia officially announces the 207, 208 and 208 dual SIM

Nokia officially announces the 207, 208 and 208 dual SIM

03 July, 2013 | comments (73)

Nokia hast just officially took the wraps off three new affordable handsets - the Nokia 207, Nokia 208 and 208 dual-SIM. The trio of candybars is done in Nokia's bold colors that we're used to seeing and are almost identical to one another....

Tags: Nokia, S40


Motorola goes patriotic with its first Moto X ad

Motorola goes patriotic with its first Moto X ad

02 July, 2013 | comments (62)

After announcing that it will build it in the United States, Motorola continued the patriotic theme in promoting the upcoming Moto X smartphone. The Google-owned company chose to release its first ad for the upcoming device right before the 4th of...

Tags: Motorola, Android


China Mobile's Oppo Find 5 upgraded with Snapdragon 600

China Mobile's Oppo Find 5 upgraded with Snapdragon 600

02 July, 2013 | comments (29)

Oppo has upgraded the Find 5 flagship for China Mobile with a faster chipset. Previously the Oppo Find 5 was powered by the Snapdragon S4 Pro with a quad-core 1.5GHz Krait processor and Adreno 320 graphics with 64 ALUs (arithmetic logic...

Tags: Oppo, Android


HTC France: No Android 4.2 Jelly Bean or Sense 5 for One S

HTC France: No Android 4.2 Jelly Bean or Sense 5 for One S

02 July, 2013 | comments (95)

Bad news, HTC One S users. Despite HTC never mentioning anything about it after the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, it's now official the smartphone will stuck on this version of the OS forever. Unfortunately, HTC is breaking its promise of...

Tags: HTC, Android


Xolo launches Q600 in India, quad-core dual-SIM for $150

Xolo launches Q600 in India, quad-core dual-SIM for $150

02 July, 2013 | comments (39)

Xolo has introduced its latest Android smartphone and has even made it available for pre-order. The quad-core Xolo Q600 is up for grabs now for the price of just INR8,999 INR or about $150. The Xolo Q600 The Xolo Q600 has dual-SIM support...


Nokia's former sales exec is now Huawei's top marketing guy

Nokia's former sales exec is now Huawei's top marketing guy

02 July, 2013 | comments (43)

Former head of Nokia's sales department, Colic Giles has now a new employer in the face of Huawei. The Chinese company has appointed Giles as the Executive Vice President of its Consumer Business Group division. This means the former Nokia...

Tags: Sony, Android


Emulator files confirm 1080p support for next WP8 build

Emulator files confirm 1080p support for next WP8 build

02 July, 2013 | comments (39)

The latest version of Visual Studio 2013, which, among other things, allows developers to emulate Windows Phone in order to test applications, had been found to contain files that enable fullHD 1080p emulation. The discovery comes courtesy of Justin...


Motorola Droid Ultra page shows up on Moto's website

Motorola Droid Ultra page shows up on Moto's website

02 July, 2013 | comments (26)

Motorola has been silent for quite a while – the most action we've had on that front is leaks of the Moto X phone. Now we get another leak about the Droid Ultra phone (which may or may not be the X) straight from Motorola's own site. "THINK THIN"...


AT&T's LTE expansion continues with 20+ new markets

AT&T's LTE expansion continues with 20+ new markets

02 July, 2013 | comments (4)

AT&T launched its LTE network over 8 new markets on June 26. Those include Hot Springs, Arkansas; Visalia, California; Brainerd Lakes, Minnesota; Jackson County, Georgia; Mount Vernon, Ohio; Minot, North Dakota and Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Today...

Tags: AT&T, Misc


Android 4.2.2 OTA update hits the HTC One in Taiwan

Android 4.2.2 OTA update hits the HTC One in Taiwan

02 July, 2013 | comments (46)

It arrived a bit later than initially promised, but the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update for the international HTC One has finally been launched over-the-air travel to happy owners in Taiwan. The update is quite beefy, at 465 MB, and updates...

Tags: HTC, Android


Apple and SKT negotiate over LTE-A version of iPhone 5S

Apple and SKT negotiate over LTE-A version of iPhone 5S

01 July, 2013 | comments (50)

An SK Telecom executive, who preferred to stay anonymous, confirmed the carrier has approached Apple to negotiate an LTE-Advanced capable version of the next iPhone. According to the unnamed executive "SK Telecom is approaching Apple to put our...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Nokia should look to Android to stay afloat, analyst says

Nokia should look to Android to stay afloat, analyst says

01 July, 2013 | comments (803)

Many attribute Nokia's decline in recent years to its exclusive reliance on Microsoft's Windows Phone platform as its only outlet into the world of smartphones. Now one analyst argues that if Nokia has any hope of righting the ship, it must begin...


Kantar: Android dominates EU, WP closes gap to iOS

Kantar: Android dominates EU, WP closes gap to iOS

01 July, 2013 | comments (55)

According to market reasearch company Kantar Worldpanel, Android is the dominating force in the top five European countries accounting for well over 70% of the market. The UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain are not the only countries where the...


Android 4.2 update rolling out for HTC One Dual Sim

Android 4.2 update rolling out for HTC One Dual Sim

01 July, 2013 | comments (33)

HTC created a special Dual Sim version of its HTC One flagship, which is limited to several markets like India, China and Russia. Strangely enough this is also the first One variant to receive Android 4.2.2 (not counting the Nexus Edition), the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Dual SIM