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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Sony or Samsung will supply the Galaxy S5 16 MP camera

Sony or Samsung will supply the Galaxy S5 16 MP camera

21 October, 2013 | comments (105)

The Galaxy Note 3 might be what everyone currently on the market for a smartphone is interested in, but the Rumor mill is already getting busy with the the next Samsung flagship. According To ETNEws Sony and Samsung LSI are prepping themselves for a...


Exynos-powered Samsung Galaxy S4 gets Android 4.3

Exynos-powered Samsung Galaxy S4 gets Android 4.3

21 October, 2013 | comments (119)

Samsung launched the official Android 4.3 firmware update for Snapdragon 600-powered Galaxy S4 model just last week and today it's the Exynos 5 Octa units to get the same treatment. The first countries to get the update are India and...

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Nokia Lumia sales hit a record last quarter

Nokia Lumia sales hit a record last quarter

21 October, 2013 | comments (274)

After a bit of rough times it seems things are finally looking up for Nokia and the Windows Phone platform in general. According to The Wall Street Journal, the company managed to sell "at least eight million" Windows Phone devices between July and...


HTC’s CEO Peter Chou steps back to focus on product development

HTC’s CEO Peter Chou steps back to focus on product development

20 October, 2013 | comments (61)

Peter Chou, the CEO of HTC has stepped back from some of his executive duties in order to focus his attention to product development. His duties have been handed over to Cher Wang – HTC’s co-founder and chairwoman. The move is described as a...

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HTC One max might be making it to AT&T after all

HTC One max might be making it to AT&T after all

20 October, 2013 | comments (14)

Contrary to the information from its announcement, the HTC One max might be making its way to AT&T after all. A press photo of HTC’s first phablet with AT&T branding made the rounds on Twitter, once again courtesy of @evleaks. Initially,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors