- Mobile Phones
Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012
Apple is said to be holding pre-orders for its upcoming iPhone on the day of its launch, and the second wave of iPhone launches will hit international markets in the first week of October.
Monday, 13 Aug 2012
Intel is turning to wireless charging to improve on the attractiveness of its mobile offerings. Intel hopes to introduce this in Intel-powered Ultrabooks and smartphones by the second half of 2013.
Rumors suggest that HTC is working on a 5-inch device with 1080p display to compete against the likes of the Samsung Galaxy Note II and LG Optimus Vu.
Friday, 10 Aug 2012
Images published of an unannounced Nokia smartphone earlier this week have allegedly been confirmed to be authentic ones of the first Nokia WP8 smartphone, according to Nokia Innovation.
Apple is reportedly introducing a new "WiFi plus Cellular" option in the eagerly-anticipated iOS 6. This new feature will intelligently switch between WiFi and cellular data for optimal performance.
Flexible AMOLED displays are on the cards from Samsung, according to a DDaily news report. However, initial offerings from the South Korean manufacturer will be augmented with a layer of protective glass-top for a start.
China Labor Watch, the group who investigated Foxconn's purportedly harsh working conditions recently, is now after another Chinese facility, HEG Electronics, for flouting China's labor laws with their employment of child labor and student labor exploitation. Samsung will look into the matter with immediate effect.
Following an earlier leaked WP8 line-up, WPDang has added allegations that HTC will be launching new Windows Phone 8 devices in the third week of September.
Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012
According to a report by a Chinese language newspaper, the upcoming next-gen iPhone is said to be only 7.6mm thick, 18 percent thinner than the iPhone 4S.
Tuesday, 7 Aug 2012
According to SamMobile, insiders have said that the Korean company has already started testing Jelly Bean on their popular flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S III and its predecessor, the Galaxy S II.