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Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015

Alibaba Group seeks to enter smartphone business, invests US$590 million in Meizu

Alibaba Group seeks to enter smartphone business, invests US$590 million in Meizu

Alibaba Group has just announced that it has invested US$590 million in Meizu, signaling its intent to enter the smartphone business.

Monday, 9 Feb 2015

Corning’s Project Phire is a new extremely tough and scratch-resistant glass

Corning’s Project Phire is a new extremely tough and scratch-resistant glass

While sapphire is great for scratch performance, it’s not quite as damage resistant when dropped. Corning, the maker of Gorilla Glass, is now in the works of developing a new type of material that’s both tough and super hard to scratch.

Saturday, 7 Feb 2015

Samsung trademarks Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge names in South Korea

Samsung trademarks Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge names in South Korea

Samsung filed a trademark application for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge in South Korea a few days ago. This latest development is likely to confirm recent reports that Samsung is indeed unveiling a curved variant of the Galaxy S6 on March 1 at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015.

Thursday, 5 Feb 2015

Samsung reportedly sold over 630,000 units of the Galaxy Note Edge worldwide

Samsung reportedly sold over 630,000 units of the Galaxy Note Edge worldwide

South Korean publication DT reports that Samsung sold over 630,000 units of the Galaxy Note Edge worldwide since its availability three months ago.

Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015

Samsung schedules Unpacked event on March 1, teases a curvy Galaxy phone

Samsung schedules Unpacked event on March 1, teases a curvy Galaxy phone

Samsung has sent out invitations to its Galaxy Unpacked 2015 event, which is on March 1st - ahead of Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015. The invite teases a curvy Galaxy device.

Xiaomi Mi Note surprisingly easy to disassemble in teardown

Xiaomi Mi Note surprisingly easy to disassemble in teardown

A teardown of the Xiaomi Mi Note shows that the device is surprisingly easy to disassemble, requiring just suction pads to pull off the back cover. The teardown also revealed Samsung RAM, an LG battery and the HTC M8 rear camera module (used on the front of the Mi Note).

Motorola Moto X (2014) now available in Singapore

Motorola Moto X (2014) now available in Singapore

One of the flagship phones we've been eagerly anticipating since last year, the Motorola Moto X (2014), is now available in Singapore. The smartphone will be available today for S$765 and will come with Android 5.0 Lollipop pre-installed.

New rumor suggests HTC One (M9) to come with dual 20MP cameras at the rear

New rumor suggests HTC One (M9) to come with dual 20MP cameras at the rear

The latest report from the rumor mill suggests that HTC's upcoming One (M9) Hima flagship smartphone will sport two 20-megapixel rear cameras on its back!

Monday, 2 Feb 2015

Apple now tied with Samsung as world's largest smartphone maker

Apple now tied with Samsung as world's largest smartphone maker

According to shipment numbers from analysts, Apple has now tied Samsung as the world's largest smartphone maker.

Specs of Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 leaked

Specs of Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 leaked

Chinese agency TENAA listed the images and specs of Xiaomi's upcoming Redmi Note 2. From what's made known, it doesn't seem to be a big update.

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