Archive for February, 2007

Samsung Galaxy S4 design revealed ahead of release date

The Galaxy S4 design has been revealed by Samsung itself on Twitter and Facebook Samsung has revealed pictures of the Samsung Galaxy S4 on its Twitter and Facebook pages. The design, which is rather darkly lit, shows a small bezel, with the same smooth corners we saw on the Samsung Galaxy S3. In fact, it […]

Sony Xperia SP and Xperia L pricing unveiled

Sony’s Xperia SP and Xperia L have been priced up ahead of release Sony’s latest mid-range models, the Xperia SP and Xperia L, have been priced for the European market. The Xperia SP will costs 419 euros SIM-free, which in the UK is around ?359. This handset features a 1.7GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 chip, […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 will keep plastic design

The Samsung Galaxy S4 will keep the plastic shell as seen on the Galaxy S3 Samsung’s Galaxy S4 will feature a plastic chassis just like the Galaxy S3 and Galaxy S2. Rather than opting for the more premium looking aluminium as seen on HTC’s One device and many more before it, Samsung will stick to […]

iPhone 5S will feature NFC and fingerprint scanner

Apple’s iPhone 5S tipped to have NFC Apple’s iPhone 5S will boast both NFC and a fingerprint scanner, according to new rumours. As well as including these features, the handset will combine the two to enable secure payments to be made at point-of-sale with the handset. The reports from Focus Taiwan say that manufacturer Chipbond […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 3’s screen will be flexible according to a new source

The Samsung Galaxy Note 3’s display will be flexible and its release date is penned for September The Samsung Galaxy Note 3’s screen will be flexible and therefore unbreakable according to new rumours. Samsung demonstrated its Samsung Youm flexible OLED tech at CES and it’s thought this will debut on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 […]

Panoramic and 3D imaging for Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note 3

Samsung’s Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3 will have 3D and panoramic capture Samsung’s forthcoming Galaxy S4 flagship and Galaxy Note 3 phablet may be able to take 3D and panoramic photos, according to reports. The features are listed in a newly filed Samsung patent, so it’s not entirely clear if they’ll make the cut […]

Realistic cheap iPhone render shows a bit of colour

What might a cheap iPhone look like? Probably this Renders of Apple’s rumoured affordable iPhone have shown up online showing a possibly plastic and colourful future. The renders were created by increasingly prominent 3D artist Martin Hajek, who’s made a number of attention-grabbing concepts in recent months. The renders show the budget iPhone the same […]

Google Play gift cards now available in UK

Android fans can now receive gift cards to buy apps on Google Play Google has officially announced it is releasing a range of pre-paid gift cards for the Google Play store, which will be available from UK retailers. The announcement comes after some stores, notably Tesco, put the gift cards up for sale a little […]

CyanogenMod man quits Samsung

CyanogenMod founder Steve Kondik has walked away from his position with Samsung The founder and principle architect of the popular CyanogenMod Android firmware, Steve Kondik, has quit his post as a software engineer for Samsung after just 18 months. In a statement made via Google+, the developer cited frustration with the company’s TouchWiz UI, which […]

Sony aiming for third spot behind Samsung and Apple

Sony is preparing to do battle with Huawei and ZTE Sony’s head of mobile business, Kunimasa Suzuki, has revealed the company’s plans to usurp Huawei and hold off ZTE in the race for third position as the world’s leading mobile manufacturer behind Samsung and Apple. At a briefing in Tokyo, Suzuki said Sony would tailor […]