- Mobile Phones
Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013
SamMobile received exclusive information on the specs of Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Note III.
Monday, 12 Aug 2013
Sources from inside BlackBerry have informed Reuters that the troubled company is open to the idea of going private, which would give it breathing room to fix its problems out of the public eye. (Update: BlackBerry just announced the formation of a Special Committee to explore strategic alternatives such as joint ventures or a sale of the Company.)
The rumored HTC One Max made an appearance in flesh, showing off a 5.9-inch full HD display and a chassis that is similar to the 4.7-inch HTC One.
With the new Nexus 7 and Moto X now official, the attention now turns to the successors of the existing Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 10 tablet. According to rumors, they would be made by Motorola and ASUS respectively.
Acer President, Jim Wang stated that the company will be offering less Microsoft products, while producing more Android products, as well as Chromebooks. This comes as the company posted a significant second quarter loss due to lower sales and rising expenses.
Thursday, 8 Aug 2013
The first introduced under LG's new "G" series for premium devices, G2 places all of its main buttons on the back to give users more control. The new smartphone comes powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 2.2GHz quad-core processor, and runs on the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean platform.
Wednesday, 7 Aug 2013
WhatsApp, a popular cross-platform mobile messaging app, has announced that a new voice messaging feature will be made available to all users on all platforms by the end of the week. Users can now push a button to record voice messages, while releasing the button sends the message automatically.
Microsoft has announced that Bing on Windows Phone 8 is getting a new look and some new features. First up, the number of Bing search result categories will be reduced to three: Web, Images, and Videos.
Monday, 5 Aug 2013
Google will be rolling out a new feature called Android Device Manager which will be able to help pinpoint the location of lost devices, as well as get it to ring at maximum volume. Users can expect to start using the new service by the end of August.
Friday, 2 Aug 2013
Adidas has recently launched Snapshot, the world's first mobile app that tracks, records, and analyzes a player's football shot. This app tracks the speed, angle and flight time of users' shots, and lets users share the results over social media.