A few days ago, we heard about two rumoured HTC Nexus devices that would be released this year. It was unclear which Nexus devices exactly they would be, but we postulated it would be a tablet and smartphone given HTC’s track record. The rumour’s validity has gotten a significant boost thanks to HTC leaker LlabTooFeR who […]
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There is a segment of the mobile gaming community (“gaming” might be being a little generous) that enjoys its games with a touch of celebrity – Kim Kardashian: Hollywood immediately comes to mind. The latest game in this vein of gaming comes from Gordon Ramsay and Glu Mobile who have teamed up to presumably make mobile […]
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If you’re an Iron Maiden fan and a gamer, this news is going to make you want to rock out. Announced earlier today, Roadhouse Interactive is making Iron Maiden Legacy of the Beast, an “action-packed, free-to-play RPG steeped in Iron Maiden mythology.” The game will feature Iron Maiden’s entire album library and sees you assume control […]
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MWC 2016 is just around the corner and many manufacturers are starting to send out invites to the press for their respective press conferences. The date and time of the Sony MWC 2016 press conference has been revealed with the Japanese company making its announcements on February 22nd at 08:30 CET. There’s nothing in the invite […]
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Google and HTC have had a long history together, and rumours are saying that that relationship is set to blossom again this year. After making good on the Nexus 9 tablet, rumours are suggesting that HTC will be collaborating again with Google for not one, but two HTC Nexus devices for release in 2016. While what […]
Most of you will undoubtedly be users of WhatsApp, and if you do, here’s a bit of good news. For the longest time, a WhatsApp annual fee of $1 has been payable to the instant messaging company, but it appears the annual fee is still a deterrent for some. Given that WhatsApp’s ambitions are to be the most […]
There was a time when Samsung would launch its products all around the world at the same time, but time has long passed now. These days, Samsung, like every other manufacturer, releases its products in certain regions first (read: US and Europe) before releasing them around the world at a snails pace. This is exactly […]
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MWC 2016 is still over a month away, but LG is getting its marketing engine into gear with invites being sent out to its event at the conference. According to the invite, the LG press conference will be on 14:00 CET on February 21st and simply includes the words “Play begins” and a jack-in-the-box in […]
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If there’s one thing that can be said about OnePlus‘ marketing team, it’s that they keep things fresh. The Chinese manufacturer has most recently put up a teaser asking the question “What are the two things you can’t live without?” All this is a big vague for our liking so we’re not going to get […]
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In the current world of smartphones, when it comes to batteries there are two kinds of devices – phones with removable batteries, and phones without removable batteries. More often than not, phones without removable batteries are designed as such so that they can have a metal unibody. Naturally, on the other end of the scale, phones […]
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Last week, the creators of adult cartoon Rick and Morty and adult swim games started teasing the release of their new game, Pocket Mortys. It was obvious then that the game was a homage to the Pokemon gameplay that has now become as recognisable as the franchise itself. Pocket Mortys plays on the idea of collecting […]
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Google I/O has always been one of the more anticipated annual events for the Android faithful, and our good friend Google CEO Sundar Pichai (it’s a one-sided friendship) has just announced on his Twitter account the dates for Google I/O 2016. While the dates themselves aren’t particularly noteworthy, the location of the event is, with Pichai […]
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You may recall that last week there was a hilariously weird ad from Oppo that was designed to tease the announcement of its new F-series smartphone. Well, that phone, the Oppo F1, has now been made official, kind of, with a Vietnamese retailer putting up a listing for the smartphone. Sure enough, the device boasts […]
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Late last year, there were murmurs that Google was looking to mend its relations with the Chinese government so that it could get its Google Play Services in China again. According to a Lenovo President of Mobile, Chen Xudong, who has inadvertently spilled on the situation, the prognosis is looking good and essentially confirmed that Google Play […]
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AT&T to start offering unlimited data plan starting tomorrow, assuming you have television service from them too
Remember Project Tango? The first run with the Project Tango platform was with a tablet. The tablet would use 3D motion tracking with depth sensing to help your mobile device know where it was in space. The combination of hardware and software, along with highly talented developers, apps can create entire rooms in on-screen and the device […]
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Anyone who knows anything about mobile communications will know the impact that the Motorola brand name has had on the industry – like pioneering the industry, for starters. Unfortunately, it looks like it’s time for “Motorola” to retreat to the sidelines. For anyone who isn’t familiar with the background of Motorola’s more recent movements, the company […]
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In 2015, BlackBerry finally made good on making a smartphone that ran Android, the BlackBerry Priv, and it appears the Canadian company is quietly optomistic about its future with Android. So much so that BlackBerry CEO John Chen confirmed at CES 2016 that more Android-powered BlackBerry smartphones are coming in 2016 – at least one, if not a […]
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