People will do anything to score free smartphones, including coming up with ways to (accidentally) hurt each other.
Blackberry is pondering a sale to a private equity firm, but Canada’s government may step in the way of a smooth transaction.
Pictures of what is purportedly the green back shell of the upcoming iPhone 5C have surfaced online, backing rumors that the cheaper iPhone will be made available in a variety of colors.
ZTE will be launching its first Firefox OS Phone, the ZTE Open, in the U.S. and U.K on its official eBay store this week, giving interested buyers a chance to try out the new OS on low-end specs that cost only $80/£60.
Dual SIM phones are common in both China and India, but the latter doesn’t usually get dual SIM variants of flagship phones. That’s changing with the HTC One though, as its dual SIM variant has been quietly launched in India.
With the iPhone 4S being introduced to the world on October 4, 2011 and its follow-up, the iPhone 5, seeing daylight September 12, 2012, it was always fairly predictable Apple will be looking to throw a new smartphone in the ring no sooner than August 2013 and no later than October.
Though we’re likely more than three weeks away from the big Samsung Galaxy Note 3 unveiling, the next-gen phablet is becoming less of a question mark by the day.
A “non-final” press render of the HTC One Max has been leaked, once again confirming HTC’s plans to launch a gigantic One to go up against Samsung’s Galaxy Note III and Sony’s Xperia Z Ultra.
An anonymous tipster suggests that Nokia will be announcing its first Windows 8 tablet sometime in September, followed by an unveiling of its Lumia phablet in November.
Big day today for Asus as far as media attention goes, with a large chunk of the company’s near future plans revealed courtesy of two subsequent leaks. The Taiwanese are reportedly working on a follow-up to Samsung’s Nexus 10, plus an array of 100% self-branded phones and tabs.
Nokia is reportedly planning on launching the Lumia 925 and Lumia 625, its newest Windows Phone smartphones not counting the 41-megapixel Lumia 1020, in India by the end of August.
It’s not unusual to see sub-$200 or even sub-$100 smartphones being released by obscure manufacturers from China and India that would be willing to do anything to be noticed. Not unusual, but still pretty impressive.
A new rumor has surfaced suggesting the next Nexus smartphone will be made by Motorola and launched in Q4 this year, and that it will not be based on the Moto X.
A teaser image supposedly showing a purple-colored Sony Xperia i1 ‘Honami’ has leaked on a Chinese forum, indicating a September 4th unveiling of the device in Berlin at IFA.
Could we soon see an Android smartphone powered by a Snapdragon 800 chipset and a dazzling 4GB of RAM? The answer would be yes, if leaked details of a Chinese handset are to believed.
We always assumed August was to be a hectic month for Verizon, with America’s number one wireless network receiving three new Droid family members, plus the Moto X and HTC One, but it turns out the final ten days of this month will be much more crowded than expected.
While the G2 was undoubtedly the biggest star of yesterday’s LG New York event, being also probably the coolest Android phone around, a more modest mid-ranger was also (quietly) introduced as part of the press conference that wrapped up less than 24 hours ago.
The International Trade Commission’s dismissal is reversed by appeals court, meaning that Apple and Google-Motorola will find themselves in court again.
There’s a clear duopoly of Samsung and Apple right now in the global smartphone market. Worldwide, Samsung’s devices have outsold the iPhone and now command a greater share of the overall market. The U.S. is still Apple’s stronghold though, latest results show that Apple has retained its top position despite Samsung’s increasing clout on its
Formally introduced to the world for the first time a couple of weeks ago and already launched in Taiwan, the HTC Desire 500 has earlier today gotten a second formal intro and some awfully vague details concerning its release on the Western hemisphere.