Blackberry are looking to cash-in with their new low-cost Qwerty smartphone. The Blackberry Q5 was unveiled by CEO Thorsten Heins on Tuesday in Orlando. The Q5 features a trademark Blackberry QWERY keyboard, along with a 3.1-inch touch screen, but that’s about all we know about the entry-level handset from a hardware point of view. Blackberry have […]
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The Sony range of Xperia phones will soon be joined by a new budget minded device, if these leaked photos and rumored specifications are found to be genuine. According to the leak, the S39h will be a 4.3-inch 720p Android phone, and will go on sale in China to compete in the fiercely competitive smartphone market. A […]
Researchers at Nottingham University are planning to combat lazy eye in Children with adapted Sony Playstation 3 games and special shutter glasses.
Game developer PopCap have announced that long awaited Plants vs. Zombies 2 will be released this July.
More leaked photos along with purported specs hint at an entry-level QWERTY Blackberry R10 launch next week, essentially a cheaper variant of the Q10.
After holding the crown for so long, Apple is now slipping in the tablet market, while Samsung, Asus, Amazon and other Android tablet makers catch up.
The latest rumors claim the Xbox 720 won’t need a constant internet connection to play games and could feature DVR like recording features as well.
Samsung are working with researchers in Texas to create a working interface for future thought controlled mobile devices.
Source code found in Windows 8.1 Blue hints at a new feature to allow users to boot directly to the desktop, as opposed to booting directly into the new UI.
Remember in the good old day’s of dial-up Internet connections? When the Internet was booming and music piracy went by the name of Napster? Sadly those day’s are behind us and Napster is no longer with us, but a new music streaming site has turned up which offers us similar features. While Napster would allow […]
Today’s big Apple news is that 3 of their most anticipated products have been delayed due to various technical reasons. Well delayed might not be the correct term as launch dates for the iPhone 5S, iPad mini 2 and budget iPhone haven’t even been announced. Still, industry analysts are claiming that Apple have ran in […]
It’s no secret that Google is working on unifying it’s chat and message services in to something called Babel, and the Play Store could really do with a spit and shine, so it’s hardly surprising to see leaks appearing online showing both. Starting with Babel, some users are claiming that a message appears when deleting […]
A quick check of the calendar confirms that we are well past April 1st for this Google/WhatsApp Rumour to be an April Fools! So what exactly is going on? According to sources close to WhatsApp, Google has approached the team to sell the popular all in one messaging service to the search giant, however WhatsApp […]
NASA funded researchers are working on nuclear fusion technology, which could considerably speed up space travel and reduce costs in the future.
Are Amazon working on their very own Android smartphone? Hiring an ex-Windows Phone exec who claims he is working on “something secret” suggests yes.
New reports have surfaced claiming that Apple are running behind schedule with iOS 7 due to some very large changes coming to the mobile OS.
If you’re an Android app developer, Google has a very handy tool for you called Android Dashboard. The tool has been around for a number of years already and is designed to help developers target their apps based on the active users using a certain Android version. Originally the statistical data collected by Android dashboard […]
Sammobile is reporting that Samsung will announce the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini later this week with a launch date scheduled for around the end of May. According to previously leaked specification details and from purported images of the new phone, the S4 Mini will have a 4.3-inch display, 8 mega-pixel rear camera, plus all the […]
If a new rumor is to be believed, Facebook’s upcoming April 4th event will be focused on the social network giants first foray in the mobile operating arena. Like many before them, Facebook has opted to adapt Google’s Android OS to incorporate their own social media apps including Facebook Messenger, Photos and Contact applications. The […]
The Ouya Android game console will officially go on sale from June 4th in Canada the US and the UK priced at $99.99.
Apple has now created a new iPad page highlighting the features of both the iPad and iPad mini on their website. The new page is much like the iPhone page they launched earlier this month and points out everything that is ‘great’ about the iOS tablets. Obviously it’s just Apple marketing going in to high […]
Samsung has been busy stocking up on patents all last year and now has more than any other mobile tech company.
Duck Retro Hunt promises to bring you some of the classic 8-bit shooter fun from the NES directly to your Android and iOS devices.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 is more than just the new flagship phone from Sammy, it’s also the first major push by manufacturer to get their mobile phone in to each and every aspect of your daily life. For this the S4 is going to need some accessories and it appears a full list along with […]
The Sony Xperia Z may have recovered from it’s random death bug, but now a security bug has surfaced that makes it easy to get past the lockscreen.
Sources close to Google are reporting that the search giant is currently working on an Android powered smart-watch to rival Samsung and Apple.
3d printers sure open up a lot of doors for designers. With that in mind, Signal Snowboards has successfully created the world’s first 3D printed snowboard.
A number of unlucky Sony Xperia Z phone owners have been struck with a problematic bug which apparently kills the new phone for no apparent reason. While some owners report that resetting their phone fixes the issue, others haven’t been so fortunate. The issue has become such a problem that Sony have posted a statement […]
Those of you not familiar with the Chinese phone scene might not be aware of Beijing based phone start-up Xiaomi. The phone is currently making waves across China with the Mi2, a quad-core Snapdragon S4 phone with 2GB RAM and 720p display. As the Mi2 has been on-sale since October, the company now looks to […]
The boffins at Fujitsu have have been scratching their heads trying to think of a better purpose for those front facing cameras on our smartphones, tablets and laptops. What they have come up with is a new imaging system which can calculate your pulse and help monitor health. The system measures the amount of green […]
Many aren’t too keen on the purported name for Google’s rumored integrated chat system, but there is no denying that Google Babble is simply a great idea. If you use Google’s various chat services — which include Hangouts, Messenger, Google Voice or Google Drive’s chat function — you might find incompatibility between the services quite annoying. Luckily […]
Google has rolled out an update for the Gmail app so that now includs new actionable notifications for Jelly Bean phones and tablets. Basically the update offers users a number of new features from inside the Android notification window, rather than actually having to open the Gmail app itself. Deleting, archiving and replying to emails […]
We all like to have the latest greatest, feature-packed smartphone, but with high pricing and hefty carriers contracts it isn’t always possible. Now there is a gleam of hope thanks to Florida-based smartphone maker Blu. Blu isn’t a household name like Apple or Samsung (yet), but the phone manufacturer has been shipping phones to happy […]
Are you worried that with all those pairs of Google Glasses heading to the high streets of every major city you will no longer be able to pick your nose in public without it being posted to Facebook? Scared that your friend will record your every word to blackmail you? Or do you just not […]
Apple has launched another half hearted attack at the Samsung and their new Galaxy S4. Apple claims iPhone is still the world’s best smartphone.
Impressed by the new Galaxy S4 software features? If so, good news. Samsung indicates some of these features could end up on older Samsung flagships.
Samsung’s Unpacked featured the all new Galaxy S4, plus a bundle full of new accessories for the new phone. One of these special accessories is the Xbox inspired wireless Bluetooth game controller. Those who were at the launch event describe the S4’s game controller as “hollow’ and “cheap”, not really encouraging comments and it get’s […]
With the Samsung Galaxy S4 launch due on Thursday, we decided to take a quick look at what will possibly be appearing on the new flagship phone.
Let’s hope this isn’t some cruel elaborate April Fools day prank but the entry level Nokia Lumia 520 and mid-range Nokia Lumia 720 are currently on pre-order in the UK for a April 1st launch. The 520 is priced at £159.98 while the Lumia 720 is more at $294.98. Both phones run Windows’ mobile and […]
Fancy a pair of Google Glasses but don’t fancy spending $1500? Then Italian based start-up Glass UP many have something for you. Costing just $299, the Glass Up glasses promise to bring users of iOS, Android and even Windows Phone 8 operating systems similar features as Google’s devices but in a much less stylish package. […]
Vending machines are super useful. You can grab a cold coke on a hot day, tasty snack in-between meals and, if you’re in Japan, discard lingerie when the need arises. But what about for those times you need something a little out of the ordinary, like those times you need a custom made candle stick […]
A smartphone is as sacred as your diary, and much like your diary you want might want to keep all your personal details, private messages, saucy apps and photos to yourself. Thankfully most phone users can simply set up a password protected lock screen and your secrets will be safe, but owners of the Samsung […]