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Week 42 in review: Nexus 6 and 9, Android 5.0 Lollipop, iPad Air 2

Week 42 in review: Nexus 6 and 9, Android 5.0 Lollipop, iPad Air 2

19 October, 2014 | comments (1)

Week In Review is here to recap all the major announcements, which you might have missed. The past Week 42 was quite busy for the mobile tech world. Google revealed its latest Nexus 6 smartphone by Motorola and the Nexus 9 tablet by HTC in addition...


Apple iPad Air 2 and mini 3 go on pre-order

Apple iPad Air 2 and mini 3 go on pre-order

17 October, 2014 | comments (25)

Just as planned, the Apple store is back up today and it has some new goods to offer. The company's latest tablets are now available on pre-order and you can book your unit for next week shipment right away. The iPad Air 2 will start at $499 for...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Three UK will carry the new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3

Three UK will carry the new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3

17 October, 2014 | comments (3)

Apple iPad pre-orders start today and the UK is in the first wave of launches. You can get a 4G-enabled iPad Air 2 or iPad mini 3 from the UK section of the Apple store (they'll ship by next Friday) but in terms of carriers Three UK is the first to...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Three


Apple announces the iPad Air 2, it is thinner, faster, golder

Apple announces the iPad Air 2, it is thinner, faster, golder

16 October, 2014 | comments (101)

The Apple iPad Air 2 is only 6.1mm, making it the thinnest tablet yet. It's also now available in Gold as well as silver. The tablet is powered by a custom Apple A8X chipset, which is a version made especially for the iPad family. The CPU is 40%...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Apple iPad Air, iPad mini 2, and iPad mini get price cuts

Apple iPad Air, iPad mini 2, and iPad mini get price cuts

16 October, 2014 | comments (22)

Apple made the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 official today at a special event. This, however, doesn't mean that their respective predecessors will not be sold anymore. In fact, the original iPad Air from last year and the iPad mini with Retina...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Just on time: Apple iPad Air 2 images leak

Just on time: Apple iPad Air 2 images leak

16 October, 2014 | comments (14)

Just as Apple and fans are gearing up for the event that's taking place in a matter of minutes one Weibo user by the name of Mrlee has leaked two images of what looks like the Apple iPad Air 2. The images show an iPad with the same design but...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple's iPad event starts soon: what to expect

Apple's iPad event starts soon: what to expect

16 October, 2014 | comments (19)

October 16 is here and Apple's event is hours away. The two new iPads are the hotly anticipated announcements but we're also likely to see new iMacs, the chances of new MacBooks are lower according to the rumor mill. The event will be held in...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Misc, Rumors


Apple A8X chip photo leaks ahead of iPad Air 2 event

Apple A8X chip photo leaks ahead of iPad Air 2 event

13 October, 2014 | comments (30)

The Apple iPad Air 2 is having its announcement this Thursday and rumors have it that the slate is powered by an Apple A8X chip. Today, new purported photos of the SoC have emerged giving more credibility to this rumor. In addition to the...

Tags: Apple, iOS


Week 41 in review: Apple iPad Air 2, Mini 3, Motorola Nexus 6

Week 41 in review: Apple iPad Air 2, Mini 3, Motorola Nexus 6

11 October, 2014 | comments (1)

Week In Review is back to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. In the past Week 41 we saw a lot of rumors regarding the launch of upcoming products. Apple unveiled its October 16 event, at which the company is...


Apple iPad Air 2 dummy photographed extensively

Apple iPad Air 2 dummy photographed extensively

08 October, 2014 | comments (42)

The new generation of iPads may be as close as a week away but rumors have been trickling in for a while. Yesterday we reported on a number of updates for the iPad Air 2, now it's time to look at some pictures of an Air 2 prototype. They come...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Details of the iPad Air 2 surface ahead of October 16 event

Details of the iPad Air 2 surface ahead of October 16 event

07 October, 2014 | comments (55)

New Apple iPad Air 2 details have surfaced originating from trusted sources within the Apple manufacturing chain. They reveal that the iPad Air 2 is going to be 0.5mm thinner than its predecessor due to a new display assembly. The Apple iPad Air...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


The world’s first smartphone is now two decades old

The world’s first smartphone is now two decades old

17 August, 2014 | comments (55)

The world’s first smartphone celebrated its 20th birthday yesterday. The IBM Simon Personal Communicator hit the shelves in the United States on August 16, 1994. Naturally, IBM Simon wasn’t called a smartphone back in the day – the term...

Tags: Misc


Apple iPad Air 2 back panel leaks again

Apple iPad Air 2 back panel leaks again

04 August, 2014 | comments (12)

The Apple iPad Air sequel is expected a month after the iPhone 6 (which is due in mid-September) and we've already seen its front and back from various stages of the prototyping process. Now we get another look at the back, this time with the Apple...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


iPad Air 2 dummy stars in video alongside its predecessor

iPad Air 2 dummy stars in video alongside its predecessor

25 June, 2014 | comments (7)

After the iPhone 6 dummies became famous a little while ago, it's now time for the iPad Air 2 (or iPad 6) dummy to be showcased almost every day. Last week we saw the first pictures of it, and this time around it's actually starred in a video which...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Samsung Galaxy Tab S has the best tablet display ever

Samsung Galaxy Tab S has the best tablet display ever

24 June, 2014 | comments (70)

The recently announced Galaxy Tab S line comes with the most impressive displays ever seen in any tablets, according to the latest screen shoot-out performed by DisplayMate. The experts over there have praised the AMOLED touchscreens featured in...

Tags: Samsung, Android


iPad Air 2 dummy with Touch ID shown in many leaked images

iPad Air 2 dummy with Touch ID shown in many leaked images

17 June, 2014 | comments (19)

The leaked iPhone 6 dummies are everywhere these days, smiling for photo shoot after photo shoot. Now though, it's the iPad's turn to get its very own dummy out there. Starting a possible onslaught of iPad-related dummy leaks is today's trove of...

Tags: iOS, Apple


Apple iPhone 6 leaks in 4.7” and 5.5” display flavors

Apple iPhone 6 leaks in 4.7” and 5.5” display flavors

14 June, 2014 | comments (184)

Alleged photos of the long-rumored two upcoming iPhone 6 versions made the rounds on Twitter. The images purportedly showcase a 4.7” and 5.5” mockups of the hotly anticipated device. iPhone 6 alleged photos (click to enlarge) The photos...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


MWC: HTC One awarded Best Smartphone, iPad Air - best tablet

MWC: HTC One awarded Best Smartphone, iPad Air - best tablet

25 February, 2014 | comments (195)

The GSM Association organizes the annual Mobile World Congress and along with it the traditional Global Mobile Awards (its 19th edition this year). More than 175 independent analysts, journalists, academics and subject matter experts throughout the...

Tags: HTC, Apple, Nokia, LG, MWC 2014


Purported live photos of Apple iPhone 6 casing make the rounds

Purported live photos of Apple iPhone 6 casing make the rounds

12 February, 2014 | comments (73)

Live photos showing the alleged casing of the upcoming Apple iPhone 6 made the rounds on the web. The images give us a possible glimpse of Apple’s much awaited large-screen iPhone model. iPhone 6 alleged casing (click to...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Target promo drops  iPhone 5s and 5c prices by $50

Target promo drops iPhone 5s and 5c prices by $50

21 December, 2013 | comments (13)

Target is running a promo for the Apple iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c until December 24. The first generation iPad Mini along with the latest iPad Air are also getting discounts for last minute Christmas shoppers. The first part of the promo is only...

Tags: Apple, iOS