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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


White Nexus 5 official shot surfaces

White Nexus 5 official shot surfaces

20 October, 2013 | comments (59)

Google's Nexus 4 was announced and launched last year in just a single color version - black. The white edition surfaced many times but it didn't go official until May this year. The Nexus 5 announcement will supposedly happen on October 28 side...

Tags: Google, Android, Rumors, LG


Sony Xperia Z1S press image leaks

Sony Xperia Z1S press image leaks

20 October, 2013 | comments (68)

Popular leak-source evleaks has struck again, delivering a photo of the Sony Xperia Z1S, which is allegedly due for announcement this year. There were no details provided, so it's unclear what exactly the Xperia Z1S will be. The Xperia Z1 went on...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


First true octa-core smartphone unveiled

First true octa-core smartphone unveiled

19 October, 2013 | comments (138)

MediaTek was the first to announce a chipset with a true octa-core processor back in June and now the first phone utilizing it has gone official. The UMI X2S broke cover at the Autumn Edition of Hong Kong Electronics Fair. All of UMI’s phones are...

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Sony Xperia Z Android 4.3 update rumored to in November

Sony Xperia Z Android 4.3 update rumored to in November

18 October, 2013 | comments (139)

A word has arrived on the potential availability of the much-awaited Android 4.3 Jelly Bean for the Sony Xperia Z. The latest Android Jelly Bean version will reportedly make it to the device in the last week of November. There is no word on...

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Nexus 5 memory options and battery info leaks

Nexus 5 memory options and battery info leaks

18 October, 2013 | comments (122)

The upcoming Nexus 5 announcement is drawing near (just 10 days left to go) and the rumors are intensifying. Today we saw it briefly in the Google Play store and now information has surfaced detailing the memory and battery capacity of the upcoming...

Tags: Google, Android, LG, Rumors


Nokia owns 90% the Windows Phone market

Nokia owns 90% the Windows Phone market

18 October, 2013 | comments (272)

AdDuplex, the largest promotion network for Windows Phone and Windows 8, has come up with yet another detailed report on the Windows Phone deployment worldwide. As it turns out Nokia Lumia smartphones running on Windows Phone 8 account for almost...


Google Q3 earnings beat estimates

Google Q3 earnings beat estimates

18 October, 2013 | comments (23)

Google has released its financial results for the third quarter of 2013 reporting a revenue of $14.9 billion. This marks a 12% year-over-year growth compared to last year's Q3 performance. Motorola Mobility, which Google bought in 2011, marks a...

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Nokia Lumia 1520 looks cool in cyan

Nokia Lumia 1520 looks cool in cyan

18 October, 2013 | comments (141)

We've seen it in red already, and we're very certain it's getting official on October 22. But now we're seeing the Nokia Lumia 1520 in cyan, courtesy of a Twitter leak by Moroleaks. You can also see that third Live Tile column of the start screen,...


Hugh Jackman says get a Micromax Canvas Turbo

Hugh Jackman says get a Micromax Canvas Turbo

18 October, 2013 | comments (119)

Micromax has enjoyed success as the company behind the Canvas line of smartphones for quite some time now. So much so, that they've been able to employ the talents of actor Hugh Jackman as its brand ambassador. Jackman, who you'll undoubtedly...


Archos releases four new Titanium dual-SIM droids

Archos releases four new Titanium dual-SIM droids

18 October, 2013 | comments (14)

In partnership with MediaTek Archos has outed its Titanium line of Android-powered smartphones, each featuring Dual-SIM capabilities, expandable storage, dual-core MediaTek 6572 dual-core chipset and a low price to boot. Specific availability is yet...


Nexus 5 appeared again, this time in the Google Play Store

Nexus 5 appeared again, this time in the Google Play Store

17 October, 2013 | comments (45)

The latest LG Nexus 5 leak surely trumped all the previous ones combined. The yet to be announced Android smartphone royalty briefly appeared in no other place but the Google Play Store. The Nexus 5 was briefly listed alongside a Nexus 7 and...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S5 rumored to feature an eye-scanning sensor

Samsung Galaxy S5 rumored to feature an eye-scanning sensor

17 October, 2013 | comments (317)

Hot on the heels on the rumors from the past week, another bit of information emerged, potentially shedding light on the specs of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5. Reportedly, the next generation of the popular smartphone will come with and...


Canonical releases Ubuntu 13.1 with support for smartphones

Canonical releases Ubuntu 13.1 with support for smartphones

17 October, 2013 | comments (27)

Canonical took the wraps off Ubuntu 13.10. The latest version of the Linux-based OS is the first to feature a dedicated release of Ubuntu Touch for mobile devices. Ubuntu 13.10 comes with a small selection of mobile apps which includes a...

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Android 4.3 for Samsung I9505 Galaxy S4 now available

Android 4.3 for Samsung I9505 Galaxy S4 now available

17 October, 2013 | comments (141)

We've got good news for all international I9505 Galaxy S4 users. Samsung has just begun to roll out the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean firmware update for the LTE-enabled version of its flagship smartphone. The first country to get the update is...

Tags: Samsung, Android