Unveiling of OnePlus 2 on 27 July will be the world's first product launch in VR

Unveiling of OnePlus 2 on 27 July will be the world's first product launch in VR

NEWS  /  27 Jun 2015  /  6 days ago

OnePlus has confirmed that its next flagship smartphone will be announced on 27 July in virtual reality (VR) which it claims to be a world's first. Find out how after the jump.

BlackBerry may consider building bacteria-free devices for the health-care sector

BlackBerry may consider building bacteria-free devices for the health-care sector

NEWS  /  26 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

BlackBerry CEO John Chen told reporters during a visit at a hospital north of Toronto that the company may consider designing bacteria-free smartphones for use in the health-care industry.

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10149

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 10149

NEWS  /  26 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

If you’ve chosen to stay on Build 10080 because of the hassles of going to 10136, this latest build is for you, as it doesn’t require you flash your phone to Windows Phone 8.1 first.

Shootout: The best smartphones under S$350

Shootout: The best smartphones under S$350

FEATURE  /  26 Jun 2015

If you don’t feel like paying close to S$1,000 just to have the latest and greatest flagship smartphone, there's excellent value to be found in mid-range mainstream smartphones, many of which now boast flagship features like Full HD displays and 64-bit octa-core processors. We take a look at six devices under S$350 to find out which offers the most bang for your buck.

Apple to introduce iPhones with flexible OLED displays by 2018?

Apple to introduce iPhones with flexible OLED displays by 2018?

NEWS  /  25 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

An industry source told Business Korea that Apple is "serious" about using organic light-emitting diode (OLED) displays for its iPhone lineup, which will also include the adoption of flexible panels.

BlackBerry CEO does not rule out possibility of building an Android phone

BlackBerry CEO does not rule out possibility of building an Android phone

NEWS  /  25 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

BlackBerry CEO John Chen revealed during an interview with CNBC that he does not rule out the possibility of building an Android phone if he is able to make it secure.

Latest Qi spec promises high-power wireless quick charging

Latest Qi spec promises high-power wireless quick charging

NEWS  /  25 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

It won't be long until you no longer have to choose between the convenience of a wireless charger and the speed of a quick charger, as the Wireless Power Consortium has just rolled out a new version of its Qi standard that supports 15W wireless charging, similar to wired Quick Chargers currently available.

Office apps for Android phones exit preview status

Office apps for Android phones exit preview status

NEWS  /  25 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for Android phones on the Google Play store are now no longer preview versions.

WhatsApp voice-calling feature finally available for Windows Phone users

WhatsApp voice-calling feature finally available for Windows Phone users

NEWS  /  25 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

WhatsApp has finally made its voice-calling feature available for Windows Phone today.

Samsung rumored to launch Galaxy S7 later this year to compete with Apple iPhone 6S

Samsung rumored to launch Galaxy S7 later this year to compete with Apple iPhone 6S

NEWS  /  24 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

South Korean news publication Newsis released a report claiming that Samsung is releasing the Galaxy S7 in the second half of the year to take on the Apple iPhone 6S. Would this come to pass?

WPC introduces new Qi wireless charging standard that promises faster charging

WPC introduces new Qi wireless charging standard that promises faster charging

NEWS  /  24 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) has announced a new Qi wireless charging standard that can deliver up to 15 watts of power to mobile devices, which translates into faster charging times and an overall better user experience.

LG earns Guinness World Record for "world's longest selfie relay chain" with the G4

LG earns Guinness World Record for "world's longest selfie relay chain" with the G4

NEWS  /  24 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

LG earns itself a place in the Guinness World Record Book for the most number of consecutive selfies taken in one place with the same phone, thanks to its latest G4 flagship smartphone. Hit the link to find out more!

This Chinese smartphone has a 10,000mAh battery that could last a week

This Chinese smartphone has a 10,000mAh battery that could last a week

NEWS  /  24 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Charging your phone every night may soon be a thing of the past. Chinese manufacturer, Oukitel, claims that its new smartphone will use a 10,000mAh battery that could last as long as a week.

Apple files patent for a new material to mask antenna lines on the iPhone

Apple files patent for a new material to mask antenna lines on the iPhone

NEWS  /  24 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Apple may have found the solution to hide the ugly antenna lines on the iPhone 6 models. The composite material is described as something that looks like anodized metal, yet it allows wireless signals to pass through.

Rumor: Apple working on virtual home button for future iPhone

Rumor: Apple working on virtual home button for future iPhone

NEWS  /  23 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

DigiTimes released a report claiming that Apple is developing touch and display driver integration (TDDI) single-chip solutions where the physical home button can be replaced with a virtual one.

OnePlus 2 is the first flagship smartphone to come with USB Type-C port

OnePlus 2 is the first flagship smartphone to come with USB Type-C port

NEWS  /  23 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

OnePlus has confirmed yet another spec about its upcoming OnePlus 2 flagship smartphone - it will be the first flagship smartphone to use the USB Type-C port.

Press render of Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus leaks, to have 6.85mm thin design?

Press render of Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus leaks, to have 6.85mm thin design?

NEWS  /  22 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Popular tipster @OnLeaks posted a press render of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus on Twitter and suggests that the device could come with a 6.85mm thin design and a 5.5-inch display.

HTC testing ads in BlinkFeed

HTC testing ads in BlinkFeed

NEWS  /  21 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

HTC is rolling out an update to its BlinKFeed app where a limited number of ads will be displayed to users in a limited number of markets. Find out more details of this pilot programme and if you will be affected.

Samsung releases app to fix missing quick toggles on the Galaxy S6 models

Samsung releases app to fix missing quick toggles on the Galaxy S6 models

NEWS  /  21 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

After many Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge users complained of the missing quick toggles following a recent software update, Samsung released an official app, QuickPanel Restore on its Galaxy Apps Store to fix the bug.

Sony Xperia C4 and Z4 Tablet available now, Xperia Z3+ pre-order to end on 28 June

Sony Xperia C4 and Z4 Tablet available now, Xperia Z3+ pre-order to end on 28 June

NEWS  /  20 Jun 2015  /  1 weeks ago

Sony Mobile Singapore announced the pricing and availability of the Xperia C4 and Z4 Tablet. The recently released Xperia Z3+ is available for pre-order at Sony Stores from now till 28 June. Hit the link to find out more.

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