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Samsung to bring its first curved display smartphone in October

Samsung to bring its first curved display smartphone in October

25 September, 2013 | comments (112)

It appears that after all these years of development, curved displays are finally ready for prime time. According to some Samsung executives, the company has plans to introduce a curved display smartphone in October. However, the officials...

Tags: Samsung, Rumors


Samsung to introduce new super-premium Galaxy F line

Samsung to introduce new super-premium Galaxy F line

25 September, 2013 | comments (207)

Word out of Korean news site ETNews is that Samsung is allegedly developing a new ultra-premium Galaxy F series to go alongside its well-known Galaxy S line. The first device in this series is slated to get introduced early next year. If the...


Low-cost BlackBerry handset codenamed Kopi leaks out

Low-cost BlackBerry handset codenamed Kopi leaks out

23 September, 2013 | comments (41)

Following the footsteps of the C-series device we saw a couple of days ago, another unannounced, low-cost BlackBerry 10 smartphone has made an unscheduled appearance. Codenamed Kopi, the upcoming smartphone offers a combination of a hardware QWERTY...


HTC allegedly working on an Octa-core version of HTC One

HTC allegedly working on an Octa-core version of HTC One

23 September, 2013 | comments (62)

HTC is allegedly working on an Octa-core variant of its current flagship smartphone, the HTC One. According to a new report, the upcoming version of the metallic beauty will also feature 3 GB of RAM. The HTC One with Octa-core processor is also said...

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BlackBerry’s co-founder rumored to consider a bid for the company

BlackBerry’s co-founder rumored to consider a bid for the company

22 September, 2013 | comments (34)

In lieu of the disastrous preliminary fiscal Q2 2014 results, a word got out about a surprising new potential option for the future of BlackBerry. According to The Wall Street Journal, Mike Lazaridis, the co-founder and former co-CEO of the...

Tags: Android, Rumors


Leaked Android 4.4 KitKat screenshots make the rounds

Leaked Android 4.4 KitKat screenshots make the rounds

22 September, 2013 | comments (148)

Alleged screenshots from Android 4.4 KitKat have emerged, potentially giving us a glimpse of some of the UI changes which the new OS has in store. The screen captures reveal redesigned phone dialer and messaging app. The screenshots reveal...

Tags: Android, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 929 for Verizon leaks out in alleged press image

Nokia Lumia 929 for Verizon leaks out in alleged press image

21 September, 2013 | comments (45)

After letting us catch a glimpse of its back last week, the upcoming Nokia smartphone headed for Verizon release made yet another appearance. The handset will allegedly launch on the Big Red before the end of this year as Nokia Lumia...


Alleged BlackBerry C-series smartphone surfaces

Alleged BlackBerry C-series smartphone surfaces

21 September, 2013 | comments (53)

A new BlackBerry 10 smartphone has appeared in the wild. The unannounced entry-level handset allegedly belongs to the C-series, also known as the Cafe series. The leaked smartphone, codenamed Americano, is rumored to sport a 4.2-inch LCD display...


Nokia Lumia 1520 phablet shows up again in a close-up shot

Nokia Lumia 1520 phablet shows up again in a close-up shot

20 September, 2013 | comments (74)

Now that the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and the Sony Xperia Z1 announcements are out of the way, the next big unveiling to look forward to in the mobile industry is the upcoming Nokia Lumia 1520 phablet. The live images and the press render of the...


Live images of HTC One Mini in gold surface

Live images of HTC One Mini in gold surface

20 September, 2013 | comments (29)

A 24-carat gold version of the HTC's flagship smartphone is already up for grabs, but as it seems, we might soon see its Mini variant following the same path. Here are the first photos of the HTC One Mini in gold. These were sent to us by an...

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Confirmed: Nokia Lumia 1520 will come with a Snapdragon 800

Confirmed: Nokia Lumia 1520 will come with a Snapdragon 800

20 September, 2013 | comments (38)

Nokia's upcoming phablet, the Lumia 1520 has been doing its rounds in the rumorland for quite some time now. We've only had rumors to rely on when it comes to the topic of what's packed under the hood of the 6-inch beast. Now, it's all but...


Nokia Android prototype reportedly is still into production

Nokia Android prototype reportedly is still into production

19 September, 2013 | comments (465)

Last week the New York Times revealed that Nokia has indeed worked on an Android smartphone as an alternative to the Microsoft partnership prior to the acquisition announcement. As it turns out, the Finns haven't completely scraped the Android...

Tags: Nokia, Android, Rumors


WSJ reports BlackBerry may lay off up to 40% of its employees

WSJ reports BlackBerry may lay off up to 40% of its employees

19 September, 2013 | comments (57)

BlackBerry has hit hard times and there's talk of selling the company (the board is looking into it), even the patent portfolio was apprized to $2-3 billion. Whether or not the BlackBerry board will sell, there will be massive layoffs first as the...


New HTC One Max photos confirm screen size, chipset

New HTC One Max photos confirm screen size, chipset

18 September, 2013 | comments (59)

The HTC One Max is back in the spotlight with new photos and a benchmark. In the photos, the yet unannounced HTC phablet is sized up against the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 (perhaps its main rival) and the Note II. HTC One Max • AnTuTu 4...

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Nexus 5 specs get confirmed as an alleged press shot leaks

Nexus 5 specs get confirmed as an alleged press shot leaks

17 September, 2013 | comments (157)

An alleged official press photo of the Google Nexus 5 has surfaced after the smartphone made several appearances in the past weeks. The press shot of the Nexus 5 confirms the phone's exterior, while a good chunk of its specification sheet also...

Tags: Google, LG, Android, Rumors


LG Vu 3 to launch in October, new QuickView cases teased

LG Vu 3 to launch in October, new QuickView cases teased

17 September, 2013 | comments (32)

According to Korean media outlet etnews, LG is preparing to launch the Vu 3 in October as a direct rival to the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. In addition, LG has teased a couple of specially made cases for the phone hinting its almost ready for prime...

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Unannounced LG Nexus makes another unscheduled appearance

Unannounced LG Nexus makes another unscheduled appearance

16 September, 2013 | comments (55)

Hot on the heels of its FCC and Google campus visits, the highly anticipated next generation Nexus smartphone made yet another appearance. This time around, the LG-made handset got allegedly caught in live photos and video while exploring the bar...

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Oppo N1 official image surfaces along with retail packaging

Oppo N1 official image surfaces along with retail packaging

16 September, 2013 | comments (24)

We already know that Oppo will be unveiling its N1, the company's latest cameraphone at a special event in Beijing, China on September 23. As a promotional campaign, Oppo has been releasing lot of video trailers and image teasers. As the...

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Casemaker SPIGEN hints October 31 as the Nexus 5 launch date

Casemaker SPIGEN hints October 31 as the Nexus 5 launch date

16 September, 2013 | comments (37)

Smartphone casemaker SPIGEN has pointed out an unconfirmed launch date of the upcoming Google Nexus 5 smartphone. In fact, the company has made an Amazon listing of a case for the unannounced Nexus smartphone and points October 31 as its release...


HTC One Max info leaks in China: $800 price tag, October launch

HTC One Max info leaks in China: $800 price tag, October launch

16 September, 2013 | comments (66)

The HTC One is getting a Max variant to add some phablet flavor to the One portfolio and it seems that someone in China jumped the gun and published the core specs. There's also a new batch of photos of the device. The specs image advertises...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors