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  • Android M to be built into Cars

    19 December 2014, 9:21 pm

    Wait a minute, hasn't Android Lollipop only just been released, as in one month ago? You know how the mobile world moves, always moving and always looking to the next thing, which is why there is little surprise that we are already getting our first rumor…
  • Sony Teases Xperia Z4 with Official CES Video

    19 December 2014, 8:55 pm

    Sony has always had a considerable presence at CES, the yearly Las Vegas based trade show that in 2015 will be taking place between January 6 and January 9. However, CES is more of a consumer electronics show and smartphones have not featured in Sony's…
  • Morgan Stanley Predicts 67 Million iPhone Sales through Q4

    19 December 2014, 8:36 pm

    Morgan Stanley is a massive investment firm, so when the company looks at a market it does so with plenty of care. In the world of tech their predictions are normally bang on the money, which is why I tend to believe their latest guides for iPhone performance…
  • Samsung Galaxy J1 Shows Up Online (Leak)

    19 December 2014, 8:18 pm

    Samsung's new strategy does not seem to include releasing fewer smartphones as the Korean company has another handset in the works. We've had the Galaxy A series (launched), the Galaxy E (coming), and the Galaxy U (cancelled), so how does the Galaxy J sound?…
  • Apple's Shoddy Working Conditions Exposed

    19 December 2014, 3:37 am

    Apple's manufacturing process and labor treatment has been questioned in a new report by the BBC. Current affairs and scandal expose show Panorama has found that factories used by Apple are home to poor working conditions. While some will immediately say it is…
  • Amazon Fire Phone gets Huge Update

    18 December 2014, 9:57 pm

    The Amazon Fire Phone is already a legendary device, but its status in the mobile world is for all the wrong reasons. Amazon, a company used to huge success with retail and even with hardware (Kindle Fire tablets) was well poised to join the smartphone…
  • Blackberry Classic Launches, Available on Amazon before Christmas

    18 December 2014, 9:57 pm

    Blackberry has announced its latest smartphone today, the Blackberry Classic, a handset we all knew was coming and what it would be. The device is based off the company's ahem, classic designs such as the Bold and it comes with old school charm and up to date…
  • Sony Confirms Android 5.0 for Xperia Z3 and Z2 Early Next Year

    18 December 2014, 9:56 pm

    Sony has a shed a little light on when it will be updating its high end devices to Android 5.0 Lollipop, with the Xperia team sending a tweet on Wednesday. The company said it is going to start the updating process for both the Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z2…
  • OnePlus Celebrates First Birthday with OnePlus Power Bank

    18 December 2014, 11:41 am

    The OnePlus One is celebrating its one year anniversary. We will forget that this one year old device is not really a flagship anymore and is still not yet properly available and join in the festivities of celebration. And to make sure you are in the right…
  • Nokia Stops Developing HERE Maps App for Windows Phone

    18 December 2014, 10:48 am

    Nokia is slowly removing itself form Microsoft. Of course, the company sold its devices division to Redmond earlier in the year and since then Nokia has been distancing itself from both Microsoft and the Windows Phone platform. There has been an Android…
  • Report: Samsung's Future in the Balance?

    18 December 2014, 9:56 am

    Earlier in the week, the guys over at PhoneArena conducted a poll and asked its readers whether they thought that "Samsung's dominion over the smartphone market coming to an end?" Read the full story here.
  • $50 and $100 Discounts from Motorola

    18 December 2014, 7:53 am

    Motorola has started a pre-Christmas sale that will run until December 23rd and offers a $50 saving on all orders over $350 or more through its official website store. If you are a big spender and splash more than $500, Motorola will give you a $100 discount.…
  • Meizu MX4 Pro Available Worldwide

    17 December 2014, 4:49 pm

    There are a number of dazzling Chinese smartphones on the market at the moment, but for the most part they are only available in the country, or Southeast Asia. I thought that would almost be the same deal with Meizu's new and exceptional MX4 Pro, a dazzling…
  • Motorola to Launch Two New Smartphones in China

    17 December 2014, 3:11 pm

    Motorola has launched a number of fine smartphones over the last couple of years, the Moto X and Moto G spring to mind, as does the budget oriented Moto E. However, the company has not released a device in China for some time, ignoring one of the biggest and…
  • OnePlus One Banned in India

    17 December 2014, 12:38 pm

    The OnePlus, Cyanogen, and Micromax saga has reached a conclusion that spells bad news for anyone after a OnePlus One smartphone in India. The handset has been on sale 15 days in the country, has been the subject of industry squabbling and has now by the looks…
  • Sprint to be Fine $105 Million for Cramming Customers Bills

    17 December 2014, 12:19 pm

    Sprint is in hot water with the FCC over accusations of cramming and the company could be hit with a big $105 million fine. Cramming is when a carrier adds unauthorized charges to a customer's monthly data bill, something the FCC has been clamping down on…
  • T-Mobile Data Stash Lets You Store Unused Data

    17 December 2014, 10:47 am

    T-Mobile has today launched a new service called Data Stash, something that it says makes it easier for customers to manage how much data they are using. At the Magenta Networks' Un-carrier 8.0 event today the carrier said it would remove the "infuriating…
  • Exclusive: HTC to Launch a Smartwatch alongside One M9

    17 December 2014, 10:28 am

    Remember a couple of months ago when all the mobile heavyweights were launching smartphones? HTC was one of the company's that was reportedly ready to jump on the wearable trend and even had a product ready. However, the Taiwanese company decided to pull the…
  • Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge to get Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

    17 December 2014, 9:28 am

    Android 5.0 Lollipop is making its way around the mobile world with numerous handsets now rocking the latest and greatest mobile software from Mountain View. However, if you are toting the brand new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 or Galaxy Note Edge you may not be…
  • Apple Tops Tech Google Searches with iPhone 6

    17 December 2014, 6:26 am

    The look back at the year in search by Google has previously been pretentiously called Google Zeitgeist, but now it has a simpler name of "Year in Search". It is essentially just a look back at the most popular search terms of the year, in this case 2014, and…
  • OnePlus One Mini Due in 2015?

    16 December 2014, 5:05 pm

    OnePlus is reported to be working on the follow up to its OnePlus One smartphone, the so-called OnePlus Two. However, the Chinese company has another new handset in the works it seems as OnePlus starts to spread its wings with an apparent OnePlus One Mini. A…
  • Asus Sends Invite for Pre-CES ZenFone Launch

    16 December 2014, 2:22 pm

    Not much usually happens in the way of smartphones at the CES trade show in Las Vegas. The early January event is typically a computing/consumer electronics oriented show and many of the mobile big hitters are either absent or pushing other products. Some…
  • HTC Confirms Android 5.0 for One M8 and M7 Starting January 3rd

    16 December 2014, 12:26 pm

    HTC announced way back at Google's I/O event (when Android 5.0 was first announced) that it would update its One M8 and One M7 smartphones to the new platform within 90 days of its release. The company reconfirmed that commitment when Android Lollipop launched…
  • Here's Another Doomsday Prediction for Blackberry

    16 December 2014, 11:35 am

    We are used to doomsday scenarios being discussed about Blackberry, yet the company keeps on chugging along and surviving. Sure, there were times when things were touch and go for the company formerly known as RIM, but according to executives and the last…
  • Sony SmartWatch 3 Receiving Android Wear 5.0 Now

    16 December 2014, 11:15 am

    It is not only smartphones and tablets that are starting to get a lick of Android 5.0 Lollipop as wearables are also getting in on the action too. The 5.0 update for Google's Android Wear smartwatch platform has now started doing the rounds and Motorola's Moto…
  • Blackberry Defends Passport with 11 Self Deprecating Points

    16 December 2014, 10:12 am

    The Canadian company has posted a "humorous" blog on its website entitled "11 things wrong with the BlackBerry Passport," but here's the twist, the things mentioned are actually all the good things about the device. It is meant to be a rib tickling repost to…
  • Apple Watch to Drive Wearable Sales in Canada

    16 December 2014, 9:44 am

    IDC is one of the most prominent market researchers and the organization has turned its attention to the Canadian market and is looking forward to 2015. While Canada is not necessarily a hot bed for tech activity, the data for the country seems to point to a…
  • Samsung Pulls Plug on Galaxy U Series

    16 December 2014, 9:13 am

    Samsung makes so many devices and has so many smartphone ranges that it is hard to keep up. Take for example the Galaxy U line of handsets, another new series that has been in development alongside the A series, E series, as well as an overhaul of the S range.…
  • Gestures Beta App: Take Calls without Touching the Screen

    15 December 2014, 2:46 pm

    Microsoft's Windows Phone platform may be losing the operating system war to iOS and Android (by a long way too), but that does not mean it is without interesting features. It is actually a very robust platform and yours truly would love to see it more…
  • Exclusive: Samsung Not Launching Galaxy S6 at CES Next Month

    15 December 2014, 2:21 pm

    Samsung's back to the drawing board "Project Zero" Galaxy S6 is the company's upcoming flagship and arguably a vitally important device in judging where the fortunes of the Korean giant lie. This year's Galaxy S5 was not a disaster by any stretch but it came…

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