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Samsung, Apple to use wireless charging on their phones?

Samsung, Apple to use wireless charging on their phones?

08 March, 2013 | comments (86)

Wireless charging tech has been around for a few years now, but 2013 might be the year it finally goes mainstream. Industry sources say that Samsung and Apple are both working on wireless charging for their 2013 flagships smartphones. Samsung is...


Screenshots confirm Smart scroll and Smart pause for Galaxy S IV

Screenshots confirm Smart scroll and Smart pause for Galaxy S IV

06 March, 2013 | comments (262)

Earlier this year Samsung trademarked Eye Scroll and Eye Pause and a couple of days ago the eye scrolling rumor reappeared. Today we can add several screenshots to the evidence that the Samsung Galaxy S IV will have both of these...


Next Apple iPhone might feature a smart stylus, rumor suggests

Next Apple iPhone might feature a smart stylus, rumor suggests

05 March, 2013 | comments (271)

As the rumor has it Apple might be working on a smart stylus for its next-gen iPhone 6. It should work the similar way as the Note and Note II S-Pens but support even more functionality. You should definitely take this one with a healthy pinch of...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Cell phone unlocking to be legalized in the United States

Cell phone unlocking to be legalized in the United States

05 March, 2013 | comments (30)

Back in October of last year, the Librarian of Congress decided to remove cell phone unlocking from the exceptions to the DMCA list, effectively rendering it illegal. The decision came into effect on January 26 of this year, forcing users to stay...


Samsung Galaxy S IV will reportedly feature eye scrolling

Samsung Galaxy S IV will reportedly feature eye scrolling

04 March, 2013 | comments (238)

It looks like the headline-grabbing Smart Stay feature of the Samsung Galaxy S III will be taken even further in its successor. According to a New York Times report, the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S IV will have eye scrolling on the list of its...


Nokia set to make a nano-coated water resistant phone with P2i

Nokia set to make a nano-coated water resistant phone with P2i

01 March, 2013 | comments (150)

Like Hz0 which we saw last year, P2i protects your phone on a molecular level making liquid substances bounce off the motherboard and various other internals. The advantage of this type of protection is that it doesn't involve the vacuum caps and...

Tags: Nokia, P2i, Rumors


Sony Xperia C670X to pack a 4.8in 1080p screen, Snapdragon 600?

Sony Xperia C670X to pack a 4.8in 1080p screen, Snapdragon 600?

01 March, 2013 | comments (102)

Sony showed off the Xperia ZL and the Xperia Tablet Z at the MWC, but no unannounced models. But unannounced models are starting to pile up in the rumor mill, the latest is the Sony Xperia C670X. As a comparison, the Xperia ZL model name is the...


HTC Tiara gets tipped with Windows Phone 8 GDR2

HTC Tiara gets tipped with Windows Phone 8 GDR2

26 February, 2013 | comments (29)

According to a fresh leak, HTC plans to expand its Windows Phone 8 lineup with a new handset, which is bound to sit between the Windows Phone 8X and the Windows Phone 8S when it comes into being. Dubbed internally as HTC Tiara, the smartphone will...


LG working on 8-core chip called Odin, Optimus G II bound

LG working on 8-core chip called Odin, Optimus G II bound

24 February, 2013 | comments (33)

The LG Optimus G II is still some time ahead with an expected launch next fall, but the rumor mill is already in motion regarding its chipset, as the KoreaTimes reports. LG is probably heading down the route of a home-brewed chipset much like...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy S IV said to pack SoLux screen and Qualcomm CPU

Samsung Galaxy S IV said to pack SoLux screen and Qualcomm CPU

23 February, 2013 | comments (215)

According to a fresh report, Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S IV flagship is about to do away with two of the previous generation's staples - the AMOLED display and the Exynos CPU. The upcoming Korean flagship will reportedly feature a 4.99" 1080p SoLux...


Alleged Nokia Lumia 720 and Lumia 520 images hit the web

Alleged Nokia Lumia 720 and Lumia 520 images hit the web

23 February, 2013 | comments (138)

Update: A couple more pictures have been added to the original post. The days leading up to the MWC are usually filled with tons of rumors and one in particular has been heating up - that Nokia will unveil one or more affordable Lumias. Now,...


Nokia to premiere an affordable Lumia at the MWC?

Nokia to premiere an affordable Lumia at the MWC?

22 February, 2013 | comments (45)

Nokia will introduce a new affordable Lumia smartphone running on Windows Phone 8. The info comes from a company source, according to Reuters. We already saw the names of Lumia 520 and Lumia 720 leak two weeks ago, so the Lumia 520 is a good bet...


New details on Sony Xperia SP surface

New details on Sony Xperia SP surface

22 February, 2013 | comments (38)

Sony Xperia SP already made a few appearances online, enough to get out attention. The first time we saw it pose in front of a camera back in the end of January. A few days later we learned that this mysterious phone will be called Xperia SP and it...


Alleged Galaxy S IV samples and AnTuTu scores show up

Alleged Galaxy S IV samples and AnTuTu scores show up

22 February, 2013 | comments (91)

The Samsung Galaxy S III has been enjoying itself as top-selling Android flagship for a while now. At the same time rumors are steadily building up around its successor - the Galaxy S IV. If the rumor mill would have it its way, the SGS IV will be...


Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Star is in the works

Android-powered Samsung Galaxy Star is in the works

20 February, 2013 | comments (48)

Remember Samsung's cheap featurephone Star lineup? It seems the series is getting a reboot and this time it'll be getting a proper OS. As the latest rumor has it Samsung is developing a low-end smartphone called Galaxy Star with similar specs to...


Pictures of LG Optimus F5 and F7 droids leak prior to MWC unveil

Pictures of LG Optimus F5 and F7 droids leak prior to MWC unveil

20 February, 2013 | comments (20)

We stumbled upon two leaked images of two upcoming smartphones that belong to LG's new F-series. The Optimus F7 and Optimus F5 are a mystery as far as specs go but the F7 design looks like a mix between the Optimus 4X HD and the Optimus G. LG...


New Huawei Ascend P2 images leak, 13MP camera confirmed

New Huawei Ascend P2 images leak, 13MP camera confirmed

20 February, 2013 | comments (24)

The Ascend P2 from Huawei has leaked once again. This time around, GizChina has captured the rear of the device where you'll see a '13.0 FHD' label under the camera sensor, alongside a dual-LED flash, which confirms that Huawei's upcoming flagship...


HTC One hands-on video comes ahead of official announcement

HTC One hands-on video comes ahead of official announcement

19 February, 2013 | comments (123)

The HTC event countdown is yet to reach zero but eager people with access to the new device – the HTC One – are already posting video reviews on YouTube. The extensive walkthrough gives a lot of specs and features, some of which we didn’t...


Samsung Galaxy S4 to be unveiled on March 14 in New York

Samsung Galaxy S4 to be unveiled on March 14 in New York

18 February, 2013 | comments (309)

We just got yet another report that the Samsung Galaxy S IV will be announced in mid March. The rumored upcoming flagship smartphone of the South Korean manufacturer is going to be unveiled on March, according to a report by Mobile Review's Eldar...


Archos will soon launch its first Android smartphones

Archos will soon launch its first Android smartphones

18 February, 2013 | comments (35)

Archos, the French company, who is known for its budget-friendly tablets will soon launch its first series of smartphones. Archos is reportedly going to announce three new Android smartphones at the upcoming MWC next week. The latest...