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Apple accounts for half of US phone activations in Q4

Apple accounts for half of US phone activations in Q4

24 January, 2015 | comments (63)

The September launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus has provided Apple with solid ground to maintain its ruling position on the US market. A newly published survey by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners reports that a dominating 50% of phone...

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LG teases Android 5.0 update for G3 in the United States

LG teases Android 5.0 update for G3 in the United States

23 January, 2015 | comments (28)

It looks like LG G3 owners in the United States are soon going to get the Android 5.0 Lollipop treatment. LG USA told its followers on Twitter that the new Android version is “coming soon” to G3 smartphones across the Atlantic. Introducing...

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LG G Flex 2 to launch in South Korea on January 30

LG G Flex 2 to launch in South Korea on January 30

22 January, 2015 | comments (12)

LG has announced that its G Flex 2 smartphone, which the company unveiled at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES), will be officially released in South Korea on January 30, followed by other countries around the world, including the...

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Galaxy S6 to debut on March 2 at MWC, executive confirms

Galaxy S6 to debut on March 2 at MWC, executive confirms

21 January, 2015 | comments (56)

A Samsung senior official has been quoted in Korean media, stating that the company's next flagship, the Galaxy S6, will indeed be announced at the MWC in Barcelona, specifically on March 2. What's more, Samsung has developed several prototypes and...


Samsung dominated smartphone shipments in 2014

Samsung dominated smartphone shipments in 2014

20 January, 2015 | comments (91)

In the year 2014 the world saw an increased number of smartphones shipped but overall little change in the top three vendors. Samsung has been the leader for some time now but is seeing its market share slowly reduced by the likes of tough...


LG H810 with QHD screen leaks, could be the new LG G4

LG H810 with QHD screen leaks, could be the new LG G4

19 January, 2015 | comments (36)

The world is waiting for LG's art piece of a smartphone, the curved G Flex2, to start shipping, but that obviously doesn't mean folks at the company are sitting on their hands. Expectedly, the Korean electronics giant is working on the successor to...

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Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3 added to Sprint's leasing scheme

Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3 added to Sprint's leasing scheme

16 January, 2015 | comments (5)

Back in October of last year, Sprint started offering its customers a leasing scheme for certain high-end smartphones. This started with the iPhone 6, but was then expanded to include both the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Galaxy S5 Sport. And from...


Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the LG G2 is live in South Korea

Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the LG G2 is live in South Korea

16 January, 2015 | comments (103)

The Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the LG G2 looks to be happening right now for some users in South Korea. According to LG Phone Firmware, which tracks the company's progress on updating its smartphones, the Lollipop update for the phone is...

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LG G Flex 2 pre-orders start at Amazon, price set at €599

LG G Flex 2 pre-orders start at Amazon, price set at €599

12 January, 2015 | comments (14)

The LG G Flex2 is now available to order from Amazon Germany. The company swiftly revealed the price of the phone after announcing it at CES 2015. At Amazon.de you can preorder the G Flex2 for €599. Sadly, a specific shipping date isn't...

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LG L70 spotted running Lollipop, it's a false alarm

LG L70 spotted running Lollipop, it's a false alarm

12 January, 2015 | comments (12)

LG was admirably quick with the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its LG G3 flagship and it wasn’t much of a surprise when a Lollipop-running LG G2 showed up. But this is unexpected – the LG L70 D320, an entry-level phone with a lowly dual-core...

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Android Lollipop update for LG G2 gets showcased on video

Android Lollipop update for LG G2 gets showcased on video

10 January, 2015 | comments (53)

LG was one of the first manufacturers to start rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop last year, but so far the new software has only made it to the G3 - and only in certain places. That said, it definitely looks like LG isn't going to leave its previous...

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Consumer Electronics Show 2015 wrap-up

Consumer Electronics Show 2015 wrap-up

09 January, 2015 | comments (7)

Much to the disappointment of tech geeks, CES 2015 couldn't go on forever. Some rumored announcements didn't take place, yet we got to see intriguing unexpected releases. In the following paragraphs you can check out what grabbed our...


LG G Flex2 headed to Vodafone UK soon

LG G Flex2 headed to Vodafone UK soon

06 January, 2015 | comments (19)

Yesterday the LG G Flex2 became the first phone with a Snapdragon 810 chipset and it's going to be an absolute beast since the cutting edge GPU will be working at 1080p instead of QHD or above. This future benchmark champ will launch in its home...


LG G Flex2 is a smaller, curvier Snapdragon 810 beast

LG G Flex2 is a smaller, curvier Snapdragon 810 beast

05 January, 2015 | comments (44)

LG brought out what will certainly be one of the most innovative products at this year's CES, the curved LG G Flex2. It's more compact and more powerful than its predecessor, more curved and heals faster. Starting off with the display, LG's...

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LG G Flex 2 leaks out before its scheduled announcement

LG G Flex 2 leaks out before its scheduled announcement

03 January, 2015 | comments (54)

LG G Flex 2 made an appearance before its scheduled announcement. A poster of the upcoming curved smartphone was caught on the CES show floor in Las Vegas. As you can see above, LG G Flex 2 has retained the same design as its predecessor....

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AdDuplex: Lumia 630 and 535 on the rise, LG may be coming back

AdDuplex: Lumia 630 and 535 on the rise, LG may be coming back

30 December, 2014 | comments (18)

Time for a final report on Windows Phone before 2014 comes to an end. There's some good news for Microsoft – the new Lumia 630 is weakening the stranglehold of Lumia 520 and LG might be coming back to the platform. First things first, the Nokia...


Qualcomm teaser shows an LG G Flex sequel on the way

Qualcomm teaser shows an LG G Flex sequel on the way

29 December, 2014 | comments (17)

Qualcomm teased the successor of the curved LG G Flex on Twitter. The upcoming high-end smartphone will make its official debut next week during CES 2015 in Las Vegas - in line with past rumors. The image gives us a peak of a device’s...

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LG G4 to sport a stylus, directly compete with the Galaxy Note 4

LG G4 to sport a stylus, directly compete with the Galaxy Note 4

29 December, 2014 | comments (112)

According to unconfirmed information originating from Asia, the upcoming LG G4 is aimed to directly rival with the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. To do that, LG is said to equip the G4 with a stylus. More specifically, the LG G4 is said to sport a 5.3"...

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LG Fx0 is a transparent phone running Firefox OS

LG Fx0 is a transparent phone running Firefox OS

23 December, 2014 | comments (41)

Mozilla's Firefox OS has made its debut in Japan today, with the announcement of the Fx0. This oddly named smartphone manufactured by LG is designed by Tokujin Yoshioka, and it's transparent. Literally. As you can see from the image below, the...

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LG G2 Android 5.0 screenshot leaks before rollout

LG G2 Android 5.0 screenshot leaks before rollout

22 December, 2014 | comments (48)

The Lollipop update frenzy is well under way and LG's current flagship - the LG G3 was definitely not left behind with updates rolling out during all of the December, first in South Korea and then in a number of other countries. In the height of all...

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