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HTC Butterfly S goes on sale in some stores in the US, Taiwan

HTC Butterfly S goes on sale in some stores in the US, Taiwan

08 July, 2013 | comments (45)

The HTC Butterfly S is HTC's second flagship in a short period of time and it's already on sale. Those early prices are not cheap but only a few stores even offer it officially. One we found is Overseas Electronics – the Butterfly S is available...

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Micromax launches Canvas 4 in India for $295

Micromax launches Canvas 4 in India for $295

08 July, 2013 | comments (420)

Micromax has launched the highly anticipated Canvas 4 in India. The phone was being teased for quite a while now and was even up for pre-order (without announcing the full price) but it was finally unveiled in an event today at New Delhi. The...


LG Optimus G2 coming on August 7, teaser reveals

LG Optimus G2 coming on August 7, teaser reveals

08 July, 2013 | comments (24)

We were checking our email inbox today and, oh joy, we've received an invite from LG for an August 7 event in New York. The invite tagline is Great 2 Have You, which clearly point to the star of the show - Great 2 Have You! There seems to be...

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Official Intel statement denies Tizen's death rumors

Official Intel statement denies Tizen's death rumors

07 July, 2013 | comments (43)

Intel has posted a statement regarding the rumor that the Tizen OS, which is co-developed with Samsung, is dying. The rumor came from Eldar Murtazin, whose prediction record seems to have picked up another miss. Obviously, Intel hasn't been...

Tags: Tizen, Intel, Samsung


HTC One Android 4.2.2 update is now seeding globally

HTC One Android 4.2.2 update is now seeding globally

06 July, 2013 | comments (422)

The highly-anticipated Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update for HTC One is now seeding globally. The 400+MB update is rolling out to carrier-free HTC One devices across the world. The latest Android version brings a host of improvements and...

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Alleged images and video of budget Apple iPhone emerge

Alleged images and video of budget Apple iPhone emerge

06 July, 2013 | comments (161)

A slew of alleged images and video footage of Apple's much talked about budget iPhone made an appearance on the web. The photos look in line with the leaked colored shells from last week. The images reveal a svelte-looking handset with a 4"...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Motorola DROID MAXX for Verizon press image leaks out

Motorola DROID MAXX for Verizon press image leaks out

06 July, 2013 | comments (16)

Alleged press photo of the Motorola DROID MAXX for Verizon Wireless has made the rounds. The press photo appears to be in line with the Motorola DROID Ultra, whose live image we saw a few days back. The design the upcoming DROID MAXX looks...


Press image of ZTE Nubia Z5 Mini leaks ahead of launch

Press image of ZTE Nubia Z5 Mini leaks ahead of launch

05 July, 2013 | comments (36)

The press render of the ZTE Nubia Z5 Mini, the mini-variant of the ZTE Nubia Z5 has leaked ahead of its announcement. ZTE Nubia Z5 Mini is rumored to sport a 4.7-inch 720p display and the smartphone is said to feature a Snapdragon 600 chipset...

Tags: ZTE, Rumors


Galaxy Note III to be unveiled on September 4 with 5.7

Galaxy Note III to be unveiled on September 4 with 5.7" display

05 July, 2013 | comments (224)

The next generation Galaxy Note phablet from Samsung is one of the most anticipated devices of the year, so understandably rumors about it aren't hard to come by. According to latest report the Galaxy Note III will be announced two days before IFA...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 1020 to be priced at $602, hit stores in August

Nokia Lumia 1020 to be priced at $602, hit stores in August

05 July, 2013 | comments (109)

The Nokia EOS has been doing the rounds in the rumorland for a while now and the upcoming Lumia smartphone is expected to be announced at the "Nokia Zoom" event on July 11. The pricing details of the Nokia Lumia 1020 have been revealed ahead...

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HTC posts preliminary Q2 report, revenue and profits down

HTC posts preliminary Q2 report, revenue and profits down

05 July, 2013 | comments (149)

HTC released preliminary financial reports for the month of June and the whole second quarter. Those are incomplete, unaudited numbers, the full report will come later on, but this is enough to let us know what to expect. Q2 of this year seemed...

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Nokia Asha smartphones receive a major software update

Nokia Asha smartphones receive a major software update

05 July, 2013 | comments (76)

Nokia has started the rollout of a major software update for its Nokia Asha touch devices and the update brings few exciting new features and functions to the featurephone lineup. The update comes with enhanced support for mail for exchange,...

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Samsung's Q2 profits beat record, miss expectations

Samsung's Q2 profits beat record, miss expectations

05 July, 2013 | comments (80)

Samsung has released its Q2 financial guidance and the profits of the market leaders are projected to be $8.33 billion, a new record and an impressive $3 billion improvement over the same quarter last year. As, one can expect, the strong...

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Tizen is dead, not delayed according to Eldar Murtazin

Tizen is dead, not delayed according to Eldar Murtazin

04 July, 2013 | comments (100)

The controversial Russian blogger Eldar Murtazin posted a tweet claiming the Tizen OS is almost dead. He also suggests Samsung won't release more than one device running on Tizen. Tizen is almost dead. It isn't delay. That's cancel of the whole...

Tags: Samsung, Tizen, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 1020 back side appears in leaked official photo

Nokia Lumia 1020 back side appears in leaked official photo

04 July, 2013 | comments (127)

The Nokia EOS has a rich history of leaks on its record, including a mini preview not too long ago. The trend seems to be changing to official photos now and after yesterday's display and front panel of the device for AT&T, @evleaks has now outed a...


Alleged image of Motorola Droid Ultra surfaces

Alleged image of Motorola Droid Ultra surfaces

04 July, 2013 | comments (29)

We already know that the Google-owned Motorola is working on a few exciting smartphones, but it appears we are finally coming close to the launch of those. The Motorola X phone, which has been rumored for quite some time is one of the upcoming...


Images of LG Optimus G2 leak, OIS and 5.2

Images of LG Optimus G2 leak, OIS and 5.2" 1080p confirmed

04 July, 2013 | comments (82)

A couple of images allegedly showing the LG Optimus G2 surfaced, showing a button-less front with thin bezels. The image seems to go nicely with previous rumors of on-screen buttons and some slides we've seen of the device. LG Optimus G2 front...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


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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