BlackBerry Z10 Limited Edition Now Available For First 250 Developers Who Successfully Submitted An App

Earlier this year, BlackBerry was pretty busy and aggressive when it came to approaching developers to create and submit apps for their BlackBerry platform. The company held several events for developers, encouraging them to create and submit as many apps as they can, presumably to meet their goal of 100,000 apps before the release of the BlackBerry Z10, the Canadian company’s first BlackBerry 10 device. We reckon BlackBerry managed to […]


Huawei Ascend W2 Promotional Video Released

Remember the other day Huawei took the wraps off the Ascend W2 Windows Phone device? Well if you wanted to see the phone in action, Huawei has since posted a new video on YouTube in which some of the features of the Ascend W2 are revealed and shared. For example the handset is shown off in a multitude of colors, and interestingly enough, albeit novel, the capacitive buttons on the […]


Google Hangouts Update With SMS Support Finally Released

Last month Google announced that it is finally adding SMS support to Hangouts. It has actually made a number of improvements to the app, which includes support for location sharing and animated GIFs. Google actually announced this update prior to formally announcing Android 4.4 KitKat, but didn’t actually release the updated app back then. It said that the app will be rolled out in a few days. Today, Hangouts version […]


Google Drive For iOS Updated With Multiple Account Support And More

Earlier this week Google released a significantly updated version of its Search app for iPhone and iPad, the update brought a number of new features and improvements for Google Now. Today, the Google Drive app for iOS has been updated and it too has received a couple of new features. First and foremost, the iOS app now comes with multiple account support. Users can easily switch between personal, work or any […]


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Google Keyboard Update Brings KitKat Features

Google Keyboard, which is actually available as a standalone app in the Play Store, has received an update. The latest update, which bumps version number up to 2.0, brings features over from the keyboard baked in Android 4.4 KitKat, Google’s latest mobile OS update. One of the advantages of Google decoupling various features and offering them as standalone apps is that the company can push out updates for those particular […]


Samsung Launches Android App That Lets You Try Various Galaxy Note 3 Features

Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 3 back in September. Ever since the device hit the market, it has performed quite well. The company has already sold millions of units around the world, and the streak is expected to continue over the holiday season. If you’ve been wondering whether or not the Galaxy Note 3 is the phablet for you, Samsung has launched a new app which tries to make the […]


Samsung Reportedly Unveils Tizen 3.0 Next Week

There has been a lot of speculation about Tizen recently, the open source operating system that Samsung and Intel have collaborated on. So far the company has not released a Tizen powered device in the market, one was expected earlier this year, but it is believed that the first Tizen smartphone won’t come out until 2014. Samsung is also working on Tizen powered smart TVs, though a company executive confirmed […]


AT&T To Install Lookout Security App On All Android Devices

Lookout is one of the many security apps available for Android, and perhaps one of the most widely used one. Its user base is set to grow substantially as it has clinched a deal to be install on all AT&T Android devices, that includes smartphones and tablets. The app will come pre-loaded on the carrier’s devices, and while customers usually referred to pre-loaded apps as “bloatware,” this is perhaps one app […]


Google Text-To-Speech Released As A Standalone App In Play Store

Google includes its Text-To-Speech engine in its Nexus devices, but a number of manufacturers often opt for their own creations and don’t include Google’s engine in their Android devices. If you’re one of those users who’d rather use Google’s Text-To-Speech, rejoice as the internet search giant has finally released it as a standalone app in the Play Store. The release serves two purposes, it allows people to use Google’s engine even if […]


Sony Reveals Android 4.4 KitKat And Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Upgrade Roadmap

Google’s formal announcement of Android 4.4 KitKat took place last week. Android enthusiasts around the world are definitely wondering when the update is going to be rolled out for their devices. Google will release KitKat for supported existing Nexus devices over the next few weeks, whereas OEMs are gradually outlining their own roadmaps as well. Sony today revealed its Android 4.4 KitKat and Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgrade roadmap, however […]


Tizen Smart TV On The Cards, Won’t Come Before The Phone

It was back in 2011 that Samsung and Intel came together to work on Tizen, a new open source operating system. So far no device running said operating system has been released in the market, a smartphone was expected to be released earlier this year, but it hasn’t come out as yet. A few months back it was rumored that Tizen is almost dead, but Samsung brushed aside those rumors […]


Alleged HTC M8 Photos Leaked Online

There’s no doubt the HTC One is one flagship phone that has made a huge impact on the mobile industry as we’re sure many of you are looking at HTC in a new light these days. The HTC One has become so popular, HTC even went ahead and released an HTC One Mini and HTC One Max. Now that HTC have created larger and smaller versions of its HTC One, […]


Apple Stores To Soon Start Offering In-Store iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c Repairs

The next time you bring your broken iPhone to an Apple retail store, chances are the repairs could very well be conducted in the store itself, according to the folks at 9to5Mac who were tipped on this upcoming initiative by the Cupertino company. Prior to this, damaged iPhones that were under warranty were typically replaced by a brand new, albeit refurbished model, such as problems with the lock or home […]


Samsung Galaxy S5 To Feature 16MP Camera With ISOCELL Technology [Rumor]

According to recent reports, it seems that come 2014, we can look forward to Samsung phones featuring cameras with a 16MP sensor on board. Well as it turns out, not only will next year’s Galaxy S5 smartphone feature a 16MP camera, but it will be a 16MP camera with ISOCELL technology as well! For those unfamiliar, ISOCELL technology should allow the camera to be better at low-light photography, an area […]