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Apple releases statement to Chinese security threats

Apple releases statement to Chinese security threats

13 July, 2014 | comments (38)

The Chinese government recently expressed concerns about iOS' Frequent Locations feature, calling the software a threat to national security. The feature tracks and logs a users' most frequently visited places; it could be a friend's house, the...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple iPhone 6 cloned before it is even released

Apple iPhone 6 cloned before it is even released

13 July, 2014 | comments (73)

Apple iPhones are always among the most popular smartphones in the market and that’s beyond any shadow of doubt. In the past there have been multiple iPhone clones and the tradition is going to continue with the iPhone 6 as...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Misc


Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is now on pre-order in Germany and Poland

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is now on pre-order in Germany and Poland

13 July, 2014 | comments (18)

After having gone up for pre-order in the UK earlier this month, the recently announced Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is getting the same treatment in Germany. For now, it appears to be offered only by one retailer, though that's the very well known...

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LG G Vista for Verizon to go on sale July 18

LG G Vista for Verizon to go on sale July 18

13 July, 2014 | comments (8)

@evleaks has been outing numerous leaks of the upcoming LG G Vista for Verizon over the past couple of weeks. Today we got a new one and it revolves around an alleged release date of the device for this Friday. The smartphone, disclosed...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Counterclockwise: Nokia N8 camera, exploding S3, Canvas 4

Counterclockwise: Nokia N8 camera, exploding S3, Canvas 4

13 July, 2014 | comments (17)

The second week of July has historically been witness to a wide range of device releases from many a manufacturer, including Samsung, LG, and Sony Ericsson. Also, former Nokia camera guru Damian Dinning talked about the 12MP shooter on their...

Tags: Misc


Alleged Sony Xperia Z3 sized up against the Galaxy Note

Alleged Sony Xperia Z3 sized up against the Galaxy Note

12 July, 2014 | comments (82)

We've already saw a plethora of leaked live pictures allegedly showing the upcoming Sony Xperia Z3 flagship expected to go official this Fall. We were even treated to some specs thanks to the first batch of photos - Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC chipset...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


Nokia Lumia 930 plagued by a display issue, easy to fix

Nokia Lumia 930 plagued by a display issue, easy to fix

12 July, 2014 | comments (42)

Nokia Lumia 930 went on sale yesterday in the USA and across Europe. It is the company's latest flagship with a 5" 1080p AMOLED display with ClearBlack tech, Snapdragon 800 chipset and a 20MP camera with OIS. Many people already got their Nokia...


Images of Sony Xperia Z3 surface, looks very similar to Z2

Images of Sony Xperia Z3 surface, looks very similar to Z2

12 July, 2014 | comments (62)

Sony’s upcoming flagship smartphone, the Xperia Z3 has appeared in a set of leaked images. The successor of the Xperia Z2 smartphone more or less features the same design language as the current model with minor changes. The leaked...

Tags: Sony, Android, Rumors


LG G3 now available from Sprint for $199.99

LG G3 now available from Sprint for $199.99

12 July, 2014 | comments (10)

Sprint is now offering the LG G3 smartphone in its brick and mortar stores. The carrier has started selling the smartphone a week before the device was actually expected to hit its stores. The LG G3 will cost you $199.99 with a new two year...

Tags: LG, Sprint, Android


Amazon Japan lists the iPhone 6, confirms dimensions, availability

Amazon Japan lists the iPhone 6, confirms dimensions, availability

12 July, 2014 | comments (121)

Apple’s upcoming iPhone has been making rounds in the rumorland for quite some time now. We have already seen a couple of mock-ups that hint towards a 4.7-inch display and today, we have yet another confirmation. Now Amazon Japan has jumped the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Week 28 in review: Xperia C3, Nubia Z7, Android L for Moto

Week 28 in review: Xperia C3, Nubia Z7, Android L for Moto

12 July, 2014 | comments (0)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 28 of 2014 was free of Samsung announcements though it didn't lack interesting new devices such as the Sony Xperia C3 and...


Samsung's first Tizen phone delayed yet again

Samsung's first Tizen phone delayed yet again

12 July, 2014 | comments (61)

Samsung has been promising a Tizen phone for quite some time now, however, the device has hit its fair share of setbacks. Recently, the Korean manufacturer made plans to release the Samsung Z in Russia, and the handset was even going to debut at a...

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Apple A8 SoC in iPhone 6 rumored to come with 2 GHz CPU

Apple A8 SoC in iPhone 6 rumored to come with 2 GHz CPU

11 July, 2014 | comments (130)

Not one day goes by without a new rumor about Apple's upcoming smartphone - and today is no different. The focus of the newest purportedly leaked information is the Apple A8 SoC that will be employed by the iPhone 6. The chipset is said to be...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Ace NXT goes on sale in India

Samsung Galaxy Ace NXT goes on sale in India

11 July, 2014 | comments (27)

It's only been a few hours since we first heard about the upcoming Galaxy V, and now another entry-level Samsung smartphone is in the news. The Galaxy Ace NXT is apparently already in stock at one particular retailer from Mumbai, India. Below you...

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Exynos ModAP is first Samsung chipset with integrated LTE

Exynos ModAP is first Samsung chipset with integrated LTE

11 July, 2014 | comments (19)

Qualcomm owes a lot of its current chipset domination on the best (until recently only in town) on-chip LTE connectivity. Samsung is a company that likes to use its own building blocks and the Exynos ModAP comes to fill the void of an LTE Cat. 4...

Tags: Samsung, Misc


LG G3 Cat. 6 (aka G3 Prime) appears in Korean online mall

LG G3 Cat. 6 (aka G3 Prime) appears in Korean online mall

11 July, 2014 | comments (12)

The LG Best Mall jumped the gun on the LG G3 Prime announcement, or rather LG G3 Cat. 6 as the promo image refers to it. The device received its Bluetooth certification less than two weeks ago and will sport the latest Snapdragon chipset. The...

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Samsung Galaxy F is now Bluetooth certified, it seems

Samsung Galaxy F is now Bluetooth certified, it seems

11 July, 2014 | comments (32)

Samsung has churned out several Galaxy S5 versions already but it's not nearly done. The Samsung G901F received its Bluetooth certification and of course there are speculations that it's the mysterious Galaxy F. The Galaxy S5 model numbers are...


Entry-level Samsung Galaxy V appears in a retail listing

Entry-level Samsung Galaxy V appears in a retail listing

11 July, 2014 | comments (28)

Another day, another entry level smartphone from Samsung! A retail listing from Vietnam reveals that the South Korean giant is gearing up to introduce a new smartphone dubbed Galaxy V to attract entry-level users. Samsung Galaxy V will come out...

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HTC One E8 and Desire 616 launched in India

HTC One E8 and Desire 616 launched in India

11 July, 2014 | comments (67)

HTC has launched two new smartphones in the Indian market. The first is the HTC One E8, a variant of the flagship One M8, and the second the Desire 616, a mid-range smartphone. The HTC One E8 is priced at ₹34,990 ($580) and the Desire 616...

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LG G3 hits Verizon on July 17, pre-orders start today

LG G3 hits Verizon on July 17, pre-orders start today

11 July, 2014 | comments (6)

Verizon has officially announced the pricing and the availability details of the upcoming LG G3 smartphone on its network. The flagship device will be available on Verizon stores, starting from July 17, while you can pre-order today. For a...

Tags: LG, Verizon, Android