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Thursday, 6 Nov 2014

WireLurker is iOS's first major security threat

WireLurker is iOS's first major security threat

Researchers from Palo Alto Networks have uncovered a new way in which iPhones and iPads could potentially be affected by a new malware threat called WireLurker.

Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014

Sony keeps its promise, Z2 series gets PS4 Remote Play

Sony keeps its promise, Z2 series gets PS4 Remote Play

Following the release of PS4 Remote Play on the Z3 series, Sony has released the app for the Z2 line, and included a host of new improvements and updates. Wondering what they are? Peek inside for a heads-up.

HTC's new charger fills up your HTC One M8 40 percent faster

HTC's new charger fills up your HTC One M8 40 percent faster

HTC has just unveiled the Rapid Charger 2.0, a 15 watt USB charger that utilizes Qualcomm's Quick Charge 2.0 technology to recharge your compatible device up to 40 percent faster.

Apple dominates smartphone industry with 86% share of the profits

Apple dominates smartphone industry with 86% share of the profits

Apple has the largest share of the handset pie with an analyst estimating that it enjoys a massive 86% share of the handset industry's operating profits in Q3.

Singapore is first in the world for smartphone adoption

Singapore is first in the world for smartphone adoption

In a Google released research called 'the Consumer Barometer', Asia leads the world in smartphone usage with Singapore leading the pack with the highest smartphone penetration in the world.

Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014

Samsung confirms Galaxy Note Edge launch in US; available from 14 November

Samsung confirms Galaxy Note Edge launch in US; available from 14 November

Originally slated to be available sometime in the fourth quarter of the year, Samsung has just announced the US launch date of the one-sided curved display Galaxy Note Edge that's set to be in retail from 14 November.

Monday, 3 Nov 2014

Samsung's smartphone earnings fell a whopping 71% in Q3

Samsung's smartphone earnings fell a whopping 71% in Q3

Samsung Electronics has just reported its Q3 financial results and the numbers are not good. Profits have dipped substantially and its mobile division was hit the hardest.

Thursday, 30 Oct 2014

Google is holding a Project Ara Developer Conference in Singapore

Google is holding a Project Ara Developer Conference in Singapore

Google has announced that it will be hosting its second Project Ara Developer Conference for the modular smartphone platform in January next year. Two events will be held, the first will be on 14th January 2015 at Google's global HQ at Mountain View in California, with the agenda repeated on 21st January in Singapore.

Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014

At 4.85mm, Oppo's R5 is by far the world's thinnest smartphone

At 4.85mm, Oppo's R5 is by far the world's thinnest smartphone

Along with the N3 smartphone, Oppo also unveiled the R5 today, which, at just 4.85mm is by far the world's thinnest smartphone.

PS4 Remote Play is officially available for the Sony Xperia Z3 series

PS4 Remote Play is officially available for the Sony Xperia Z3 series

Sony's goal to bring the Playstation 4's Remote Play to its Xperia Z3 and Z2 family of phones and tablets is a step closer to fruition as Remote Play is now available for the Xperia Z3 series.

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