- Mobile Phones
Friday, 26 Jul 2013
As part of its "complex transition", Blackberry has confirmed that it has laid off 250 employees from its R&D and new product testing facility.
Sony has listed the Xperia devices that will be receiving the Android 4.3 update. Find out if your device is one of them.
Thursday, 25 Jul 2013
Following the launch of its high-end BlackBerry Q10 in May this year, BlackBerry is now rolling out its mid-range BlackBerry 10 device, the BlackBerry Q5. It will be available from the 2nd August from all three telcos in white and black for $528.
Updated with Kickstarter link. Startup company iblazr has revealed a new portable flash designed specifically for smartphones and tablets that uses four hi-end CREE LEDs to provide lighting for smartphone photographers.
Along with the brand new Google Nexus 7 tablet, Google also took the opportunity to unveil Android 4.3 -- an upgrade to Jelly Bean that brings with it a few new features like Bluetooth Smart support (Bluetooth Low-Energy) and restricted profiles.
Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013
NVIDIA has revealed some of the capabilities of its powerful new Mobile Kepler GPU, which will be part of its next-gen Logan Tegra processor, due in mobile devices in the first half of 2014.
Another phone which details have been leaking all over the Internet before its official announcement is the Moto X. How does a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro dual-core 1.7GHz processor, 4.7-inch AMOLED screen, 10.5-megapixel camera, and Wi-Fi 802.11ac sound to you?
Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013
Popular Linux-based OS developer Ubuntu is aiming to crowdfund its first smartphone, the Ubuntu Edge, by raising US$32 Million in funds on Indiegogo.
Monday, 22 Jul 2013
Karsten Nohl, a cryptanalyst from a German security firm, has claimed to have discovered a glitch in mobile SIM card encryption technology after examining thousands of SIM cards.
Friday, 19 Jul 2013
VLC has recently announced that they will be appearing in the Apple App Store very soon. This will be the first time that VLC will be in the App Store, since it was removed from the App Store in 2011.