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LG “Confirmed” To Be Building 2016’s Nexus

07/03/2015, The LG G4 is the latest handset from LG and if the rumors are to be believed, LG will also be manufacturing 2016’s Nexus handset (or at least one of them). Presumably this will be based on the LG G4 but apparently that is not the case. According to a...

OnePlus VR Headset Now Available For Order & Shipping

07/03/2015, Last week we reported that one of the launch features of the upcoming OnePlus Two is that it would be launched in VR. It will be launched normally, of course, but as an added perk it will also launch in VR which we have to admit sounds like a pretty...

HTC Conducts Their Own Blind Smartphone Test In Series Of Ads

07/03/2015, It is safe to say that the HTC One M9 isn’t as well-received as HTC would like it to be. The phone has been found in the past to run hotter than other brands, and its camera also leaves a lot to be desired. However given those shortcomings, the HTC One...

Oppo Mirror 5s Mid-Range Smartphone Announced

07/03/2015, Oppo is a brand out of China who just like Xiaomi, have been known to create cheap and affordable handsets for the masses. The company has recently announced the latest addition to their portfolio in the form of the Oppo Mirror 5s. The company has...

Chrome for Android Hits 1 Billion Installs

07/03/2015, Last week we reported that Hangouts for Android had managed to hit 1 billion preinstalls. This is impressive in the sense that it shows how many Android devices are out there, but at the same time we suppose it is “cheating” given that all Android...

Possible iPhone 6S Component Hints At Updated NFC, 16GB Storage

07/03/2015, Earlier this week photos of the iPhone 6S chassis was leaked, and now thanks to the folks at 9to5Mac, it seems that they have managed to get their hands on new photos. This time the photos are that of the innards of the iPhone 6S which you can see in the...

Alleged Android-Powered BlackBerry Venice Rendering Leaked

07/03/2015, According to a report from yesterday, we brought word that BlackBerry was working on an Android slider called Venice that is expected to make its way onto AT&T, and now thanks to a tweet by @evleaks, a rendering of the device has been leaked which you...

Nintendo Wants Their Smartphone Games To Appeal To Everyone

07/03/2015, Some developers of games choose to make their games for a specific audience. For example some mobile developers choose to design games that are fun and simple so that players can get into the game anytime and anywhere without having to go through a...

Samsung & Oppo Sued In China Over Bloatware

07/03/2015, One of the ways smartphone OEMs such as Samsung and Oppo set themselves apart from other Android OEMs, besides the design of their phones, is with differentiating software features. Maybe these companies had the best intentions when creating these apps...

US Police Warns Against Using Gun-Shaped Smartphone Cases

07/03/2015, Smartphone cases come in many shapes and forms. Some are designed to protect, some are just for design and looks, while some are created just out of pure novelty, like a smartphone case shaped to look like a gun. It seems “clever” but this is a...

Microsoft & Kyocera Agree To End Legal Battle

07/03/2015, Earlier this year, Microsoft hit Japanese phone maker Kyocera with a patent infringing lawsuit. According to Microsoft, Kyocera had not paid Microsoft to license the necessary technologies needed to in order to make their Android handset, something that a...

iOS 8.4 Reportedly Causing GPS Issues For Some Users

07/03/2015, Whenever a software update is released, the skeptical part of me is just waiting to see what kind of bugs and issues that might be a result of said update. Well it looks like iOS 8.4 did not disappoint. According to a handful of user reports, it seems...

Alleged OnePlus Two Render Surfaces

07/03/2015, Later this month, OnePlus is expected to officially announce the OnePlus Two. Now we’re sure many are curious as to what the handset will look like. In fact a recent report even suggested that the company could be turning to the use of metal for its...

BlackBerry Passport-like Device Spotted Running Android [Update]

07/03/2015, Update – @evleaks clarifies that the image he posted was that of the BlackBerry Passport – nothing to see here folks! According to an earlier report, it was suggested that the BlackBerry Venice handset could be headed for AT&T. The Venice,...