Google’s Nexus 5 Tries to Match Moto X’s Color Customization?

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Google may be taking a page out of its wholly-owned Motorola Mobility subsidiary by allowing Nexus 5 smartphone owners to choose between more color options for the device in the future. Google’s Motorola business made headlines with the plethora of color options and customization available through the Moto Maker Studio, allowing Moto X owners to […]

Nokia Lumia Icon Launching as Early as Feb. 5 on Verizon?

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The much leaked Nokia Lumia Icon, also known as the Nokia Lumia 929, Windows Phone 8 smartphone could launch on Verizon Wireless‘ 4G LTE network as early as February 5 according to a recent leak. Prolific leaker @evleaks had posted to Twitter that the launch date could be on Februaryt 5th or a month later on […]

Sony Xperia Z2 to Challenge HTC One’s BoomSound Speakers

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The HTC One’s front-facing stereo speakers was a simple idea that brought better audio to smartphones, and now it looks like Sony may be trying to replicate the success of its rival’s BoomSound audio. Leaked information for a device with a code name of D6503 Sirius, rumored to debut as the Sony Xperia Z2, shows […]

Sony Goes Small with Xperia Z Ultra Tablet

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It looks like Sony may be stripping the mobile phone and broadband radio out of its 6.4-inch Xperia Z Ultra phablet and release the smartphone in a WiFi-only tablet edition. Right now, a leaked manual suggests that many of the features that make the Xperia Z Ultra unique would still remain intact, save for the […]

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 […]

Nokia Prepping Sony Xperia Z1s Rival in Lumia 1520 Mini

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Nokia may be prepping a smaller version of its large and powerful Lumia 1520 phablet. Given that the smaller Windows Phone smartphone is rumored to come with many of the same high-end specs that its larger brother debuted with, the smaller Lumia 1520 Mini will be a device without any compromises and would appeal to […]

Verizon to Keep Galaxy Note 3 Fresh with Rose Gold Edition

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As rumors of Samsung’s Galaxy S5 flagship smartphone loom, Verizon Wireless may be keeping the flagship Galaxy Note 3 phablet fresh with hints that a new rose gold edition would be arriving Stateside. Other than the color change, the rose gold edition should be exactly identical in form and functionality to the traditional Galaxy Note […]

Microsoft to Give Voice to Bing in April to Take on Siri

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Starting in April in time for Microsoft’s developer BUILD conference, the Bing search engine will be getting its own voice and intelligence. At least that’s what MSFTNerd is claiming on a Tumblr account, noting that the voice search feature will be available on Windows Phone, Windows, iPhone, and Xbox over time. Intelligent voice search hosted by […]

Is a Galaxy S4-Inspired Windows Phone Coming From Samsung

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Samsung is about to launch a larger Windows Phone device for the U.S. market and now we know a little more information thanks to documents submitted to the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) for certification. The Samsung SM-W750 is said to be a Windows Phone device with a 5-inch display and a resolution of 1080 […]

Nokia May Have a Trojan Horse for Microsoft

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Nokia fans were upset when Microsoft alum Stephen Elop was hired as CEO to lead the company, resulting in a radical departure from the Symbian and MeeGo (formerly Maemo) platforms and a marriage to Microsoft’s nascent Windows Phone operating system. Avid Finns and Nokians called Elop a Trojan horse sent from Microsoft to convert the […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Skipping Mobile World Congress

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It looks like Samsung may not be launching its next generation Galaxy S5 flagship next month at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Instead, the company may be launching the much anticipated and coveted Galaxy S5 at a private event in mid-March. “Samsung to hold its next Global launch in London,” a tweet from @flapic read, citing […]

HP Speculated to Re-Enter Smartphone Market With New Phablet

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A new HP Slate 6 Voice Tab is now listed over at the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) awaiting certification which could suggest that the PC-maker is planning a re-entry into the smartphone market with what looks to be a 6-inch phablet. HP had not released a smartphone on any platform since the company had […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 Specs All But Confirmed

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The specs regarding one the many tablets we’re expecting Samsung to release in the first part of 2014 have appeared, this time for the much-rumored Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro lineup, specifically the 10-inch version. We’ve seen everything from a 8.4 Galaxy Tab Pro to a large 12.2-inch variant, but today’s 10-inch Galaxy Tab Pro was […]

Can Apple Out-Phablet Samsung With 5.7-Inch iPhone 6?

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Apple is now said to be working on two models of the next-generation iPhone that will be released later this year, likely around the fall timeline. According to these Foxconn employee insiders, Apple will be working on one iPhone model with a larger 4.7-inch display while a second model will come with a 5.7-inch screen. […]

LG G Flex Press Shots Bring Bendable Goodness to AT&T, T-Mobile

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Though official U.S. availability through carrier channels has not been announced yet for LG’s flexible display G Flex smartphone, leaked press shots for the phone shows off that the device could arrive on AT&T Mobility and T-Mobile USA. Still, at this point, we don’t have an official announcement date nor availability timeline for 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 […]

iPhone 6: What We Know So Far

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The iPhone 5s has only been out for a few months, but talk about the next model is already kicking in high gear as we make our way into 2014. We have no idea what Apple has in store for the next-generation iPhone, but leaks, rumors and concepts are already being thrown around. Unfortunately, it’s […]

Metal Samsung Galaxy F Set to Top Galaxy S5 in 2014

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 is shaping up to be another stellar smartphone, and probably the best Android device of 2014. However, Samsung has something else on the horizon, and that is the Galaxy F. Taking a new approach to the design and finally offering a metal-clad smartphone. This isn’t the first time we’ve heard the […]

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 Tipped for AT&T Release

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The past few weeks have been filled with leaks and rumors surrounding a new set of Android tablets by Samsung, and today we’re getting a few more important carrier details regarding the largest of the bunch. While we’re waiting for Samsung to officially announce these new devices, which may come early next week at CES […]

Will iWatch’s Proximity-Based Wireless Charging Make It to the iPhone 6?

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A new report out of China is suggesting that one of the killer features of Apple’s much rumored smartwatch could be the proximity-based wireless charging solution that the Cupertino, California company is designing for the iWatch. The device is now believed to be coming to the market in the fall of 2014, likely around the […]