08/08/2013, While convergence technology has certainly made its way into our smartphones over the years (your handset can now do a whole lot more than what it could originally, no?), how about seeing some smartphone-associated technology being used in vehicles? BMW has decided to include scratch-resistant Gorilla Glass into their BMW i8, which would mean this is going to be the first production car that will include the use of this […]
07/29/2013, Excessive use can lead to a laptop display being scratched. High-end touchscreen laptops these days often feature Corning’s Gorilla Glass, which gained popularity back in 2007 when it was specifically designed for the first iPhone. Gorilla Glass is tough and protects a smartphone or tablet’s display when it is dropped. If you drop a high-end laptop, chances are you might end up damaging much more than the display itself. So […]
06/11/2013, Corning's Gorilla Glass might see action in vehicles soon.
05/08/2013, I am quite sure by now that most of us who are familiar with touchscreen mobile devices would have heard of Gorilla Glass by now, where it has been claimed that this glass is capable of some pretty rough treatment through everyday use without breaking. Well, Corning says that the strength of sapphire phone screens might not live up to your expectations, despite being naturally strong, highly scratch resistant, and […]
01/03/2013, [CES 2013] We first heard of Gorilla Glass from Corning some years back, and while it is not shatterproof or could be used to deflect a punch from the Incredible Hulk, Gorilla Glass is said to be far tougher and more rigid than the standard issue display that you find on portable devices such as smartphones, tablets and the like. Well, it seems that Gorilla Glass has received a sequel […]
10/25/2012, As some of you guys know by now, Corning’s Gorilla Glass has been used in many of mobile devices, with some manufacturers using it as a means of marketing just how tough and high quality are the materials used, but have you ever wondered just how many devices out there actually use Gorilla Glass? Well in their quarterly earnings release, Corning has revealed that there are over 1 billion devices […]
05/30/2012, We’ve done an extensive, almost exhaustive, news coverage about the Samsung Galaxy S3, currently considered by many as the hottest phone around based on news. But, as far as I remember, we never really confirmed that it sported Corning’s Gorilla Glass, right? Well, apparently none did because it was never confirmed by either Samsung or Corning. But today, Corning together with Samsung has finally confirmed via press release that their […]
01/06/2012, [CES 2012] When Gorilla Glass was first introduced to the world, I for one, thought it was more or less indestructible, but found out to my horror when my HTC Sensation dropped onto concrete one fine day from my hip’s height, only to find the Gorilla Glass display cracked across like Spiderman’s mask design. Gorilla Glass is tough, but I suspect the rigidity of it all might make it an […]
10/20/2011, Do you utilize or plan to utilize Sprint’s Direct Connect network? Well if you do, the much-leaked Motorola Admiral has finally been made official and according to the press release, this will be Sprint’s first Android-powered Direct Connect smartphone.
09/12/2011, If you are one of the people who have been hoping that the iPhone 5 will see a redesign, you may be in for bad news, assuming of course you choose to believe the rumors. According to AppleInsider who was told by an analyst, Ming-Chi Kuo, the iPhone 5 will not be seeing a redesign, at least one that isn’t too obvious, and there will be little change to its […]
08/30/2011, Motorola Droid Pro users, are you looking for an upgrade to your device but are unwilling to do away with the QWERTY keyboard? Well fret not as Motorola has just announced the successor to the Droid Pro, the Droid Pro+.
08/17/2011, It is said that the Asus Eee Pad Transformer comes with Corning’s very own Gorilla glass – the very same stuff that you can find on some of the newer smartphones from HTC and of course, the famous iPhone 4 from Apple. Now, Gorilla glass is supposed to be tough – extremely tough, boasting a chemically strengthened screen which does its bit to help protect it from regular bumps and […]
07/29/2011, Surely you have heard of Gorilla Glass – the seemingly invincible glass display that sees action in the iPhone 4 as well as other popular consumer electronics devices. Touted to be extremely tough and capable of withstanding knocks and drops at a far greater degree compared to your standard touchscreen display, it might be time that Gorilla Glass gets a rival. Schott Xensation claims that they have a product that […]
07/06/2011, When the Kyocera Echo was released, it proved to be quite a revolutionary device in terms of smartphones, as it was the first dual-screened smartphone, and even more impressive because Kyocera wasn’t exactly known for their smartphones. The device however has had its hits and misses, with some users ending up frustrated with the interface and also reports that battery life was far from stellar, to the point where a […]