News: Mobile Phones
Thursday, 18 Sep 2014
We just got confirmation from Samsung Mobile Singapore that the Galaxy Note 4 will be launched in October. The Galaxy Note Edge is slated for release in Q4.
Apple has released a guide for Android users who are considering a switchover to the iOS platform. It offers some tips on moving content from Android phones over to iPhones.
Despite producing more than half a million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones combined, Foxconn says it is still struggling to meet demand.
Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014
With iOS 8, iPhone users can now choose their keyboard from a list of third party alternatives instead of relying on the native Apple keyboard. And one of the most popular Android keyboards, SwiftKey, is now available on iOS.
Price plans for the Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have been announced by M1. The new iPhones are available from September 19. (Update: M1 revised the contract pricing for the Apple iPhone 6 Plus 128GB.)
Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014
According to numerous reports, Microsoft will announce a US$2.5 billion deal to acquire Mojang, the maker of the popular Minecraft game, later today.
Monday, 15 Sep 2014
Oppo is set to announce the N3 smartphone in October right here in Singapore.
M1 discovered a potential security breach earlier this evening, which forced the telco to suspend pre-orders for the Apple iPhone 6 models temporarily. (Update: M1 is now accepting pre-orders.)
Apple sets a new pre-order record with the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus; 4 million units were taken within 24 hours.
Google VP and Android chief, Sundar Pichai, unveiled the first batch of Android One smartphones in India today. The low-cost smartphones are part of Google's plans to target emerging markets with affordable Google-designed hardware and software.