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Tuesday, 23 Aug 2016

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games medals may be made from recycled smartphones

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games medals may be made from recycled smartphones

One of the main themes for Tokyo's 2020 Olympic Games is sustainability and with that in mind the Japan Olympic planning committee is apparently thinking about using recycled consumer electronics, including "millions of discarded smartphones" to make the medals for the games.

Friday, 19 Aug 2016

Nokia may announce at least two new mobile devices at the end of the year

Nokia may announce at least two new mobile devices at the end of the year

A senior executive at Nokia China reportedly stated that at least two mobile devices are slated for an official announcement towards the end of the year

Tuesday, 16 Aug 2016

Next iPhone rumored to have fast charging capability

Next iPhone rumored to have fast charging capability

According to a source which specializes in phone leaks, it is believed that the next iPhone will some sort of fast charging capability, allowing it to hit a practical battery reserve in considerably less time.

Ex-CEO of Angry Birds maker Rovio hired to bring Nokia phones to the market

Ex-CEO of Angry Birds maker Rovio hired to bring Nokia phones to the market

Pekka Rantala, the ex-CEO of Angry Birds maker Rovio, has been hired by HMD Global Oy to be its Chief Marketing Officer.

Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016

OnePlus 3 now comes in soft gold

OnePlus 3 now comes in soft gold

OnePlus just added a new color to its flagship smartphone.

Thursday, 21 Jul 2016

Corning's new Gorilla Glass 5 is tougher and more resistant to cracks

Corning's new Gorilla Glass 5 is tougher and more resistant to cracks

Corning has just announced its new Gorilla Glass 5 cover glass for mobile displays. This new glass is tougher, stronger, and more resistant to cracks and breakages.

BlackBerry will discuss new smartphones next week

BlackBerry will discuss new smartphones next week

BlackBerry John Chen reportedly revealed during the BlackBerry Security Summit that new smartphones will be discussed sometime next week.

Sunday, 3 Jul 2016

Xiaomi unveils MIUI 8, and here are the new features users can expect

Xiaomi unveils MIUI 8, and here are the new features users can expect

Xiaomi just announced its new MIUI 8 at a special event in New Delhi, India. Here's what Xiaomi users and fans can expect from this new user interface.

Thursday, 30 Jun 2016

UK ranks top in the world for mobile internet speeds

UK ranks top in the world for mobile internet speeds

It’s been a rough time for UK, but at least they can take solace in the fact that a recent report ranks them number one in terms of mobile internet speeds.

Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016

Google to release its own handset by the end of the year

Google to release its own handset by the end of the year

Sources told The Telegraph that Google is currently discussing with telcos about releasing a Google-branded phone by the end of the year.

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