News: Reads from WWW
Thursday, 19 Dec 2013
ETNews is reporting that Samsung will unveil a 10.5-inch tablet with an AMOLED display in January 2014.
Chinese phone maker Vivo has officially taken the wraps off its XPlay 3S smartphone, which sports a 6-inch 2K display.
Wednesday, 18 Dec 2013
Call it an interesting thought experiment. Independent musician Dylan Seeger, a BlackBerry fan, spent a weekend rethinking BlackBerry - and came up with a better BlackBerry than BlackBerry.
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2014 is slowly shaping up to be the year of 2K smartphones. Oppo has confirmed that the Find 7 will have a 2K display.
An unnamed insider at Qualcomm has admitted that the Apple A7 did indeed cause panic attacks at the firm as no one saw it coming.
International Business Times is reporting that Apple is testing several 12.9-inch iPad models that are slated for release in 2014. One model with a 2K display will be released in April while the other with a 4K display will be announced in October.
Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013
Avago Technologies has just announced that it has agreed to a deal to purchase LSI Corporation for US$6.6 billion, making it the company's largest acquisition to date.
Here's a couple of good news for Windows Phone 8 users: the Windows Phone Store now has over 200,000 apps, and the Windows Phone 8.1 update that's due next year is likely to come with a notification center.
ZDNet Korea is reporting that Samsung is planning to introduce a smartphone with QHD display at Mobile World Congress 2014. In addition, it is integrating iris verification technology into its smartphones next year.