samsung logo 4While there has been flirts with dual screen designs in hardware in the past, where the most famous of those would no doubt be the Nintendo DS and all of its subsequent iterations, this does not mean that the smartphone should also miss out on dual display goodness, although one would also need to take into consideration the battery life of the device in the long run. Word has it that Samsung’s Project Valley would be one that might see the introduction of a dual screen smartphone that is also foldable.

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Inventors are encouraged to patent their inventions so that their creations and technologies can not be used by anyone else without their permission. There’s also the school of thought which believes that patents get in the way of innovation since companies have to worry about not infringing on patents. Many car manufacturers are working on all electric cars and most of them have patented their technologies, but a radical shift is needed in strategy to advance development and mass adoption of electric cars and for that purpose Ford has decided to open up some of its patents.

Read full post →Ford Also Opens Up Electric Car Patents But Doesn’t Quite Pull Off A Tesla



yusoldoutWhenever a flash sale is held these days, it does look and feel as though said device being sold is going to continue with gangbusters sales figures. However, some of these flash sales performances can be misleading, and are in no way an indicator of how future sales would be like for the same device across different regions. While we did mention how YU managed to pick up half a million registrations in a Yuphoria flash sale, here we are with information that the amount of time required to hit that figure was just a matter of seconds.

Read full post →Yu Yuphoria Takes Seconds To Sell Out


zenfone-selfieIt was just yesterday that we mentioned about how Taiwanese manufacturer ASUS has a new smartphone up their sleeves which is known as the ASUS ZenFone Selfie, and while there was nothing official that has been confirmed, ASUS themselves have stepped up to the plate that there is “a new ZenFone family member” which will see an announcement happen at Computex 2015. Not only that, it has been clearly mentioned that this new device will play the role of the devil’s advocate when it comes to narcissistic folks out there, citing, “Illuminate the beauty that’s in You through the front camera of the ZenFone _ _ _ _ _ _” from its Facebook post.

Read full post →ASUS ZenFone Selfie “Confirmed”


wooden-chipIt looks like the advent of an age where wooden computer chips abound could be a reality, although practically speaking, such an age would still take quite some time to arrive. Scientists have already come up with a biodegradable semiconductor chip that is comprised of wood – mostly, anyways, as part of an effort to ease the burden on the environment due to electronic devices.

Read full post →Biodegradable Semiconductors Might Ease Burden On The Environment


twitch-ao-banTwitch has just made an announcement that might disappoint some, as well as receive nods of approval from many – it looks like Twitch users will no longer be able to stream games that have been rated as Adults Only (AO), and the AO rating would have to be issued by the ESRB, of course. Certain quarters would have seen this move to be a curious one, especially after it was purchased in the previous year by Amazon for $970 million.

Read full post →Twitch: No Adults Only Games, Please


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Just yesterday we reported that the 2014 Moto X was getting the Android 5.1 Lollipop update on U.S. Cellular and this update has now been released for the 2014 Moto X Pure Edition. Folks who own this device in the United States should keep an eye out for the update notification, Motorola has rolled out Android 5.1 Lollipop for this device in the country.

Read full post →2014 Moto X Pure Edition Gets Android 5.1


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One of the most awaited smartphones of 2015 is finally close to being launched in the United States. Two of the four major carriers have already started taking pre-orders for the LG G4 and have confirmed when this handset will be released. Big Red has followed through today as well and the Verizon LG G4 pre-orders are now being accepted through the carrier’s website.

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Chromebooks have steadily become popular and they have carved a nice little niche for themselves in the notebook market. Many students and even professionals appreciate the cloud-OS based notebooks for the portability and ease of use they offer, and Google has made sure that there are plenty of options for all price points by launching high-end Chromebook models as well. Rumor has it that the company is going to launch two new Chromebooks this year.

Read full post →Google Rumored To Launch Two New Chromebooks


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Today seems like a pretty busy day for Lenovo, the company has announced multiple devices today at an event held in China. Now, in addition to all the announcements, it has launched the Moto Maker Customization Service in China. Interestingly, the company made a comeback in China in January 2015.
Read full post →Motorola’s Moto Maker Customization Service Rolled Out To China