Qualcomm reports 47% drop in profits for Q2, to lay off 15% of workforce

Qualcomm reports 47% drop in profits for Q2, to lay off 15% of workforce

NEWS  /  24 Jul 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Qualcomm reported a nearly 50% drop in profits for Q2 2015 and plans to lay off 15% of its workforce as part of a major restructuring drive to cut costs.

Get your Xiaomi Mi Note a day early with Uber!

Get your Xiaomi Mi Note a day early with Uber!

NEWS  /  23 Jul 2015  /  1 weeks ago

The much-anticipated Xiaomi Mi Note is finally on its way to Singapore, and the phablet debuts with an Uber collaboration and Singtel exclusive.

Leaked photos of third gen Moto X hint at bigger screen

Leaked photos of third gen Moto X hint at bigger screen

NEWS  /  23 Jul 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Leaked photos of the third generation Moto X smartphone have appeared online, and the device is clearly bigger than previous Moto X smartphones.

Huawei to unveil the Mate 8, "the flagship of all flagships" on 2 Sep in Berlin?

Huawei to unveil the Mate 8, "the flagship of all flagships" on 2 Sep in Berlin?

NEWS  /  23 Jul 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Huawei posted a teaser that it will be releasing the "flagship of all flagships" device on 2 September in Berlin. Could the device be the Huawei Mate 8?

Photos and specs of OnePlus 2 leaked by Chinese agency TENAA

Photos and specs of OnePlus 2 leaked by Chinese agency TENAA

NEWS  /  23 Jul 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Chinese agency TENAA has published photos and some specs of the upcoming OnePlus 2 smartphone. Hit the link to see the photos!

Sonavation integrates ultrasound fingerprint sensor with Corning Gorilla Glass

Sonavation integrates ultrasound fingerprint sensor with Corning Gorilla Glass

NEWS  /  23 Jul 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Sonavation, a company specializing in ultrasound biometric technology, today announced the success integration of an ultrasound fingerprint sensor with Corning Gorilla Glass which can deliver high resolution 3D fingerprint images. Read on to find out more.

Microsoft suffers a net loss of US$3.2 billion, after posting US$8.4 billion of write-downs

Microsoft suffers a net loss of US$3.2 billion, after posting US$8.4 billion of write-downs

NEWS  /  22 Jul 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Microsoft has posted a fourth quarter loss for its current fiscal year; however, it isn’t all doom and gloom for the Redmond company. Read on to find out.

This 24k gold plated HTC One M9 will cost you S$3,360

This 24k gold plated HTC One M9 will cost you S$3,360

NEWS  /  22 Jul 2015  /  1 weeks ago

London-based purveyor of ridiculously expensive gold-customized gadgets, Goldgenie, has added the HTC One M9 to its list of devices to "get the Midas Touch treatment."

Apple posts record quarter with sales of Apple Watch exceeding US$1 billion

Apple posts record quarter with sales of Apple Watch exceeding US$1 billion

NEWS  /  22 Jul 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Apple has had a blockbuster third quarter with revenue just shy of US$50 billion and profits in excess of US$10 billion, thanks to strong iPhone performance. The Apple Watch also contributed with sales in excess of US$1 billion.

Qualcomm to lay off 10% of workforce, may consider possibility of a breakup

Qualcomm to lay off 10% of workforce, may consider possibility of a breakup

NEWS  /  21 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Qualcomm may be preparing to lay off up to several thousand employees to cut costs as competition in the chip business heats up. In addition, it will be conducting a strategic review of its business and its chip production business may be split from the patent licensing operations.

Is this the S Pen of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 5?

Is this the S Pen of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 5?

NEWS  /  20 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

An alleged image of the new S Pen from the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 5 has been leaked. It shows the S Pen stylus in a gold tone with what appears to be a clickable top.

LG launches S$328 Magna LTE smartphone

LG launches S$328 Magna LTE smartphone

NEWS  /  20 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

LG has announced the launch of the mid-range Magna LTE smartphone. The 5-inch smartphone sports a slightly curved ergonomic design as well as the rear buttons of LG's flagship G4 smartphone.

Cortana for Android now available for beta testers

Cortana for Android now available for beta testers

NEWS  /  20 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Want to test Cortana on your Android device? If you're in the U.S. or China, there's now an invite-only program you can join to get your hands on the beta version.

Leaked pictures of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ appear online

Leaked pictures of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ appear online

NEWS  /  20 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

The Galaxy Note 5 may not be the only phablet Samsung is releasing next month. After being spotted in a listing on the IDA website, leaked pictures of an extra large version of the Galaxy S6 Edge, called the Galaxy S6 Edge+, have appeared online.

Xiaomi looking to file more patents ahead of U.S. launch

Xiaomi looking to file more patents ahead of U.S. launch

NEWS  /  20 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Xiaomi international head Hugo Barra recently said at a conference that the company is looking to build up its patent "war chest" ahead of a planned launch in the United States.

Apple to drop 16GB storage option for the iPhone starting from this year?

Apple to drop 16GB storage option for the iPhone starting from this year?

NEWS  /  20 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Apple may be finally dropping 16GB storage option from its iPhone lineup starting from this year's iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus.

Ringke cases reveal that Samsung Galaxy Note 5 may come with an auto-eject S Pen

Ringke cases reveal that Samsung Galaxy Note 5 may come with an auto-eject S Pen

NEWS  /  20 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Ringke cases for the Galaxy Note 5 reveal that Samsung may be incorporating an automatic ejectable S Pen on the device. More details in our report.

Rear case of Apple iPhone 6S Plus leaked, reveals a stronger chassis

Rear case of Apple iPhone 6S Plus leaked, reveals a stronger chassis

NEWS  /  19 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Futuresupplier just obtained the rear casing of the Apple iPhone 6S Plus and noticed several minor differences with the iPhone 6 Plus. Hit the link to find out more!

SanDisk's new wireless flash drive offers up to 128GB storage for mobile devices

SanDisk's new wireless flash drive offers up to 128GB storage for mobile devices

NEWS  /  18 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

SanDisk unveiled a new wireless flash drive, the Connect Wireless Stick which is available in four storage capacities of 16, 32, 64 and 128GB. Read on to find out more about the Connect Wireless Stick.

If Apple and Samsung roll out e-SIM, it will mark the end of physical SIM cards

If Apple and Samsung roll out e-SIM, it will mark the end of physical SIM cards

NEWS  /  18 Jul 2015  /  2 weeks ago

The Financial Times reports that Apple and Samsung are currently in discussions with telcos to implement a new SIM card standard, the embedded SIM (or e-SIM) which makes it easier for consumers to switch between service providers. Read on to find out more.

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