LG G3 Leak Reveals Fake Metal Design Ahead of Release

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With only a few weeks left before an official announcement and unveiling the LG G3 leaks continue to pour in ahead of schedule. Last week images revealed the Gold LG G3 variant, and this weekend another image is giving us an excellent view of the brushed aluminum-like design the phone will employ. After initial rumors […]

iPhone 6 Design Sample Arrives Early, With Oddities

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New photos show an iPhone 6 engineering sample used by case makers to test the fit and finish of cases next to an iPhone 5s, offering a size comparison of the iPhone 5s vs iPhone 6, but there are some oddities that suggest these may not be the final design. Much like the iPhone 5 […]

Apple Takes a Page from iOS 7 With OS X 10.10 Release

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Apple is rumored to be taking a page from the release of the latest iOS 7 release when the company debuts the next version of OS X, which has the code name of Syrah. OS X 10.10 is said to move more closer to the iOS 7 release with flatter icons and a more minimalist […]

Aluminum-Clad Sony Xperia Z2 Leaked Amidst Galaxy S5 Rumors

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It looks like Sony is prepping a flagship smartphone to debut in 2014 to take on Samsung’s Galaxy S5. At a time when Galaxy S5 rumors are at a high, Sony’s Xperia Z2 leaks are now beginning to take shape depicting a smartphone with a premium aluminum design. A few days ago, there was a […]

The One That Wasn’t: A Glimpse of HTC’s Design Prototype

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The HTC One with its zero-gap unibody aluminum build quality is a design icon in the mobile community, but how did HTC settle on that design with stereo front-facing BoomSound speakers, a low-light capable Ultrapixel camera, and a magnificent display? It’s still unclear when the HTC One’s final design was born, but when the smartphone, […]

Eco-Mobius is a Prototype Modular and Hardware-Upgradeable Phone from ZTE

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ZTE is chasing after Motorola’s modular Project Ara offering with its own prototype at the Consumer Electronics Show called the Eco-Mobius. At its core, the Eco-Mobius breaks down the phone’s internal hardware components into separare parts, or modules, so the end user can upgrade the parts that they want over time so that the phone […]

Design the Constraint for Apple’s iWatch Smartwatch

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For a company that is known for its design, it may be surprising to hear that Apple is facing difficulties in the design process for its rumored iWatch, a wearable smartwatch. According to a report on DigiTimes, the problem with the design rests in how companies like Apple are applying surface treatments on the metal injection […]

Apple Patent Gives Life to Wrap-Around iPhone Concepts

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We’ve seen artists create conceptual sketches of potential future iPhone models with wrap-around displays and now we know that Apple has taken notice and has filed for a few patents that feature wrap-around iPhone screens. The patent filed by Apple reveals that the Cupertino, California iOS-maker is considering using premium materials that it currently leverages […]

No More Fragmentation: Apple Pushes Developers to Create for iOS 7

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Given the drastic visual overhaul that Apple brought with the latest iOS 7 operating system, Apple is now forcing developers to adopt iOS 7′s visual UI for their apps. The company has advised iOS developers that all apps submitted after February 1, 2014 must be optimized for iOS 7 and built using Xcode 5. The […]

iOS 7: Pretty, and Pretty Flawed?

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Apple may have focused too much on form rather than functionality with famed designer Jony Ive’s redesign of iOS 7. At least that’s the opinion of the Nielson Norman Group when it examined the new mobile operating system from both an aesthetics and a user experience perspective. And because the way the operating system is […]

Space Grey, Silver iPad 5 Borrow Colors From iPhone 5s

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A newly leaked image of the rear casing of what appears to be Apple’s next-generation full-sized iPad, also dubbed the iPad 5, shows that the device would come in a similar space gray color that the iPhone 5s comes in. In the past, leaked casings for the iPad 5 were shown in a silver color, […]

Samsung Confirms Curved Phone for October Launch

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Following speculations that a new, limited edition and premium unannounced Galaxy Note 3 model with a flexible display will be coming to the market soon, one Samsung executive has already let the cat out of the bag and confirmed that the South Korean king of Android will be releasing a curved phone. That model is […]

Monochromatic Android 4.4 KitKat UI Teased As Apple Plays With Color?

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A screenshot posted by Google on its Play Store for a Korean language keyboard for Android reveals what appears to be footprints for new design changes in the upcoming Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. Though Google has officially announced KitKat as the name for the Android 4.4 revision, it so far has not outlined any […]

Phonebloks Concept Brings Modular PC Idea to Smartphones

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If you’re a power user, chances are that no phone on the market currently will fit your needs. You may want the Nokia Lumia 1020′s 41-megapixel camera sensor along with the design of Apple’s iPhone 5s and the active digitizing touchscreen of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. Fortunately, a concept called Phonebloks aims to do […]

HTC One Tablet Rumor Points to Premium iPad-Challenging Design

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HTC may be looking to dip its toes back into the tablet space with a design borrowed from the company’s much acclaimed HTC One smartphone. The One design should give the HTC-branded tablet a premium feel, and one that may be good enough to go head-to-head with Apple’s iPad and iPad mini slate, with a […]

In Latest Design Makeover Google Glass Gets More Fashionable, Less Cyborg

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After having run a multi-page advertisement campaign in Vogue magazine, Google is increasingly trying to appeal to fashion-forward trend setters with Google Glass. Technophiles already understand the value of having ready always-on access to information at eye level and now Google is trying to appeal to the fashion conscious shoppers. In the latest design makeover for Google […]

Get Your Colors On! Moto Maker Officially Launches for AT&T Customers Today

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Prospective buyers of Google-owned Motorola Mobility’s flagship Moto X smartphone who desire a bit more customization will be happy to know that the Moto Maker design studio has officially launched. Starting today, AT&T Mobility subscribers can head over to the Moto Maker studio to customize the color options on their phones, with options to change […]

Galaxy Note 3 Photos Show Massive Display, Tiny Bezels, New Design

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A set of over a dozen Galaxy Note 3 photos show what appears to be the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 display with very small bezels with a screen that dominates the front of the device. Samsung will announce the Galaxy Note 3 on September 4th at IFA 2013 in Berlin, which is where we expect […]