Sony to Release Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Compact in the U.S. in February
Jan 14, 2016 Sony is continuing its efforts to dominate the U.S.' smartphone industry by launching its latest flagship devices in the country next month. As confirmed by the company, it will launch the Xperia Z5 and the Xperia Z5 Compact in the U.S. on February 7.
Apple Unveils Beta Version of iOS 9.3 update with New Features for iPads and iPhones
Jan 12, 2016 Without making any major announcements, Apple suddenly rolled out the beta version of the iOS 9.3 operating system update to its developers and testers. And, unlike previous versions of the OS, the company launched a page dedicated to explaining its various features.
AT&T Dropping Two-Year Discounted Contracts; Here’s Why You’re Better Off Staying Away from This Kind of Program
Jan 04, 2016 Last month, network carrier AT&T announced that it will stop offering two-year contracts to customers. Instead, the service will be replaced by a new program that doesn't involve down payments.
New Samsung Galaxy Handset and Edge Variant to Arrive in February?
Dec 29, 2015 New rumors suggest that Samsung may be once again ditching its traditional release cycle for the launch of the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge. But aside from coming at an earlier date, it seems the upcoming flagship handsets from the South Korean tech giant will also come in two different sizes.
Chinese Network Carrier Tips April 2016 Launch for Apple’s Next iPhone Model
Dec 25, 2015 New rumors about Apple's upcoming products suggest that the iPhone 6C, which is also referred to as the iPhone 7C by other sources, might come out in April of next year. If Apple does release the handset during this period, then it will break its long tradition of launched new smartphones in September.
Support for ‘Hey Cortana’ on Android Dropped by Microsoft in the U.S. Due to Voice Search Problems
Dec 22, 2015 Microsoft has decided to pull out a key feature of the Cortana app for the Android platform in the U.S. market. According to the tech giant, the decision was made after several users complained about the app's "Hey Cortana" voice command feature
Upcoming Samsung Flagship Handset Expected to Feature Fast Charging and Pressure-Sensitive Screen
Dec 15, 2015 With the rumored launch of the Galaxy S7 still a couple of months away, various sources are already beginning to report about the expected features of Samsung's upcoming flagship handset. Recently, it was suggested that the device could sport a prime feature that is currently associated with Samsung's rival Apple.
Upcoming Samsung Flagship Handset to Bring Back MicroSD Card Slot and Snapdragon Processor?
Dec 08, 2015 A market analyst believes that the upcoming Galaxy S7 smartphone from Samsung will sport a few major improvements. These include a more powerful CPU and the comeback of an expandable internal storage.
Apple Getting Ready to Introduce New iPhone Model with 4-Inch Screen?
Dec 07, 2015 Even before the release of Apple's iPhone 6S, there have already been rumors about the possible arrival of a new handset model with a 4-inch screen. And now, based on a poll conducted by an investment firm, it seems Apple might proceed developing its smallest smartphone yet since there is apparently a demand for it.
Samsung Introduces New Mid-Range Handsets with Premium Features
Dec 03, 2015 Samsung has just unveiled a new lineup of smartphones under its Galaxy A series. The new handsets, which are mid-rangers, are Samsung's way of revitalizing its sales by offering consumers budget-friendly devices.
Apple to Ditch Headphone Jack in Next Flagship Smartphone?
Nov 30, 2015 New rumors floating around the web suggest that Apple might forego the standard headphone jack in the iPhone 7. The Cupertino-based tech giant will reportedly go with the Lightning-based headphones instead for its next flagship handset.
Users of Google’s Nexus 6P Handset Experiencing Microphone Problems
Nov 23, 2015 Many users of the Nexus 6P handset that Huawei made for Google are reporting issues related to the device's microphone. According to the complaints, the issue affects the handset's call features.
Microsoft’s Upcoming Lumia 950 Flagship with Windows 10 to Debut on Nov. 20 Through AT&T
Nov 17, 2015 Major network carrier AT&T has announced that it will start releasing Microsoft's latest Lumia 950 flagship handset later this week. It is not yet clear, however, if AT&T will be the only carrier to feature the Windows 10-powered smartphone in the U.S.
Apple Working on Panic Mode Feature That can Protect iPhone Users Against Attackers
Nov 09, 2015 Details about Apple's next flagship device, the iPhone 7, are still unknown but a new patent filed by the company has revealed details about a possibly new security feature. According to the tech giant's patent application, Apple is working on a panic mode feature that can be activated through a second fingerprint.
HTC Increases Price Tag of One A9 Handset by $100 Shortly After Launch
Oct 28, 2015 Shortly after unveiling the One A9 smartphone to the public, HTC hiked up the new handset's retail price by about $100. According to a statement from the company, the original price previously announced for the mobile device was only part of its pre-sale promo.