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HTC One (M8) gets a Phunk design limited edition

HTC One (M8) gets a Phunk design limited edition

14 August, 2014 | comments (12)

The HTC One (M8) has received a new limited edition today. This model, created in partnership with Singapore's Phunk design studio, comes with a radical look on its back, as you can see below. Only 64 of these smartphones will be made, so...

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Motorola to announce the Moto 360, G2 and X+1 on September 4

Motorola to announce the Moto 360, G2 and X+1 on September 4

14 August, 2014 | comments (20)

If IFA 2014's schedule didn't seem packed enough for you, Motorola has decided to make one of its biggest announcement in recent history on September 4. The company has sent out press invites and the hints are very clear. We're in for the...

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Asus IFA 2014 press conference set for September 3

Asus IFA 2014 press conference set for September 3

14 August, 2014 | comments (5)

Asus will be attending the IFA fair in Berlin as usual and has sent out invitations for its press conference, which is scheduled for September 3. The invite doesn't divulge anything about what new hardware we're going to see from the Taiwanese...


Huawei EmotionUI 3.0 appears running on the Glory 6

Huawei EmotionUI 3.0 appears running on the Glory 6

14 August, 2014 | comments (15)

Screenshots of the upcoming Huawei EmotionUI 3.0 have surfaced online. The latest version of the custom user interface is running on the company's upcoming flagship Glory 6. Huawei confirmed that it is preparing an Android KitKat 4.4.2 update for...

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Samsung starts advertising the Galaxy Note 4

Samsung starts advertising the Galaxy Note 4

14 August, 2014 | comments (35)

Less than three weeks remain until the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is unveiled at IFA and Samsung is already ramping up advertising efforts for the new phablet. A dedicated page on Samsung's official site has a sappy ad that mostly features the Galaxy...

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Alcatel pushes Android 4.4 KitKat for Idol X+

Alcatel pushes Android 4.4 KitKat for Idol X+

14 August, 2014 | comments (47)

Alcatel has been rather quiet regarding software updates for its phones. Now though, the Alcatel Idol X+ is getting an update to Android 4.4.4 KitKat. The company will push the over-the-air firmware update tomorrow, August 15, for all existing users...

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LG starts shipping LTE version of its G Pad 8.0

LG starts shipping LTE version of its G Pad 8.0

14 August, 2014 | comments (3)

The LG G Pad 8.0 tablet was outed last month as a midrange offering looking to capitalize on the reputation set forth by the LG G Pad 8.3. While the G Pad 8.0 isn't nearly as capable as the 8.3 tablet that made waves in its release last year, it...

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Galaxy Note 4 listing points to a 600 price tag, two versions

Galaxy Note 4 listing points to a 600 price tag, two versions

14 August, 2014 | comments (48)

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 launch is only a few weeks away, but the phablet is obviously too impatient to wait that long. After posing for the camera the other day, it has now made its way to the window of an Indonesian online shop, confirming a few...


HP and Google discussed making an enterprise Nexus device

HP and Google discussed making an enterprise Nexus device

13 August, 2014 | comments (13)

According to report in The Information, HP and Google discussed making an enterprise-centric Nexus device. The two tech giants also talked over the past year about utilizing Google Now as a corporate tool. Google and HP primarily discussed...

Tags: HP, Google, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Alpha is officially headed to Three UK

Samsung Galaxy Alpha is officially headed to Three UK

13 August, 2014 | comments (34)

A few hours ago Samsung finally decided to announce the Galaxy Alpha, its first metal-clad smartphone and the slimmest Galaxy device ever. This came after dozens of leaks told us everything we needed to know about the handset during the past few...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A may land in Europe this month

Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A may land in Europe this month

13 August, 2014 | comments (18)

Samsung may have just unveiled the metal-clad Galaxy Alpha earlier today, but apparently that's not the only new model headed to Europe soon. So far, the Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A has been confined to the company's home country of South Korea, but...

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Panasonic Eluga A launches in India with a 5-inch IPS display

Panasonic Eluga A launches in India with a 5-inch IPS display

13 August, 2014 | comments (17)

Panasonic has launched the Eluga A in India in hope to attract the attention of those seeking an affordable smartphone. The Panasonic Eluga A features a 5" IPS display of 854 x 480 pixel resolution (195 ppi). Under the hood, there's a 1.2GHz...


iPhone 6 now in validation testing, mass production imminent

iPhone 6 now in validation testing, mass production imminent

13 August, 2014 | comments (76)

A report from China, citing sources within Foxconn, suggests the iPhone 6 is currently undergoing the so called "product validation testing". This is the last step before a handset enters mass production and aims to detect potential issues with the...

Tags: Android, iOS, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Alpha benchmarked

Samsung Galaxy Alpha benchmarked

12 August, 2014 | comments (32)

Samsung is expanding its flagship lineup with the newly official Samsung Galaxy Alpha and the rumored Galaxy S5 LTE-A version. Both are powered by the Exynos 5 Octa 5430 chipset, the one rumored to be at the heart of the Galaxy Note 4 too. The S5...


Nexus 6 flaunts Snapdragon 805 on AnTuTu

Nexus 6 flaunts Snapdragon 805 on AnTuTu

12 August, 2014 | comments (83)

Hot on the heels off an appearance on GFXBench flaunting a Nexus 6 name alongside its Motorola Shamu codename, it's now time for AnTuTu and we've got more details. The Motorola Shamu will not be opting for a Snapdragon 801 chip with Adreno 330...


Android in July: KitKat continues its march forward

Android in July: KitKat continues its march forward

13 August, 2014 | comments (17)

Google's Android distribution report for July is out and shows that Android 4.4 KitKat (API 19) is continuing its march forward with 20.9%. Last month it stood at 17.9% and the growth this month came at the expense of Ice Cream Sandwich and the...


Samsung Galaxy Alpha unveiled, has a metal frame

Samsung Galaxy Alpha unveiled, has a metal frame

12 August, 2014 | comments (200)

There will be no shared spotlight at IFA then, Samsung unveiled the premium Samsung Galaxy Alpha weeks before the scheduled Galaxy Note 4 announcement. The premium device has a metal frame exposed on the sides and a faux leather back similar to...

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TENAA certifies Samsung Galaxy Mega 2, confirms its specs

TENAA certifies Samsung Galaxy Mega 2, confirms its specs

12 August, 2014 | comments (17)

The Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 passed through the FCC and now it has gone trough the Chinese counterpart, TENAA. Unlike the FCC, TENAA publishes a more comprehensive report on the devices specifications. The phone guns after the Sony Xperia T2 with a...


OnePlus' Ladies First contest is blasted as sexist

OnePlus' Ladies First contest is blasted as sexist

12 August, 2014 | comments (38)

So OnePlus' phone, the One, is definitely receiving a lot of love on the internet for its top shelf specs at a fairly low price, so there are plenty of people waiting on line to buy one. Well OnePlus thought that it would generate some hype for its...

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A number of HTC Butterfly 2 photo leak out on Twitter

A number of HTC Butterfly 2 photo leak out on Twitter

12 August, 2014 | comments (16)

The yet to be revealed HTC Butterfly 2 leaked out in a number of press images on Twitter. The high-end Android smartphone is a version of the Japan-only, latest generation HTC J Butterfly, made for Asia-Pacific markets. The alleged images...

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