Verizon Planning Rugged Casio G’zOne Commando Successor Wit 4G LTE

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On the heels of Samsung announcing its waterproof Galaxy S4 Active Android smartphone with premium specs, there is news that Verizon may be considering a successor the the rugged Casio G’zOne Commando smartphone, but this time with 4G LTE access. While the Galaxy S4 Active is great for consumer use in and around the pool, […]

Potential Galaxy Note 3 Leaked Images Show More Refined Design

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Newly leaked images for what is believed to be Samsung’s next generation Galaxy Note 3 phablet show a design that’s more refined with more subtle curved corners. The design shows off a design with what appears to be relatively thin bezels, though the side bezels don’t appear to have shrunken as dramatically from the Note […]

iOS 7: Don’t Believe the Rumors

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Apple is expected to be announcing a new version of its mobile iOS 7 operating system for the iPod Touch, iPad, iPad mini, and the iPhone today, and we’ve seen reports of what iOS 7 may look like over recent weeks through a series of leaks. However, according to Daring Fireball‘s John Gruber, don’t believe the […]

Sprint’s Vital Flagship Android Phone Could Be a Winner

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Sprint Nextel, which already offers popular flagships like the HTC One and the Samsung Galaxy S4 on its network, may bring a new self-branded flagship in the form of the Sprint Vital. The phone, which will be manufactured by Chinese firm ZTE, will bring some high-end specs that will make the Sprint Vital competitive against […]

iOS 7 AirDrop Could Negate the Need for NFC on iPhone 5S

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Apple may be avoiding the short-range NFC, or near field communications, wireless protocol for yet another generation of the iPhone when the company debuts the iPhone 5S. According to leaked information pertaining to iOS 7, Apple will instead use its AirDrop technology, which allows file transfers over the WiFi protocol that’s already present in all […]

Samsung Design 3.0 Could Arrive In Time for Galaxy S5

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While Samsung has only just begun to launch its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone worldwide, company executives are said to already start discussions on its next-generation ‘Design 3.0′ paradigm, which could show up in time for the Galaxy S5 launch. “Reports are flying in today that the company’s top executives have met in Seoul to discuss […]

HTC Planning Liquidmetal Smartphone, Will It Be Beaten By Apple?

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HTC is now rumored to be planning a new smartphone that would be launching a smartphone later this year utilizing amorphous metal alloy materials, or Liquidmetal, in a bid to replace its all-aluminum HTC One. Report of the switch in material was delivered by Digitimes, which has a mixed track record on rumors. The publication says […]

HTC One Phablet Slated to Launch Soon

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HTC may soon be expanding its HTC One flagship line to add a new member to the family in the form of a device with similar specs and a screen size that’s described as being in the 5-inch range. The company has so far not commented on such rumors, but un-named sources to UK’s Pocket-lint confirmed that […]

Basic Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom Specs Confirmed Ahead of Launch

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The Galaxy S4 Zoom, believed to the Android competitor to the Windows Phone-powered Lumia series with a focus on camera, is now said to have specs that will more closely mirror the Galaxy S4 Mini rather than the high-end specs of the Galaxy S4 flagship. As was previously rumored, a leaked user agent profile confirms […]

Rumored Nokia Lumia EOS Spotted in the Wild

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The mythical Nokia Lumia EOS smartphone that’s been rumored with a 41-megapixel PureView camera sensor similar to that of the Nokia 808 has been spotted in the wild. According to a report on WMPU, one of the publication’s readers has spotted the device out in the opened and the details were confirmed by another source. No […]

iPhone 5S: Internal Redesign Points to New Features

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A new set of Alleged iPhone 5S parts photos support analyst claims and rumors of a built-in fingerprint reader in the new iPhone, which many expect to arrive in September. An iPhone 5S fingerprint reader will reportedly sit under the home button, which requires a re-arranging of the iPhone 5S internals to make room. The iPhone 5S […]

Nexus Q Revival Unlikely On Google I/O Anniversary

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The fate of the Nexus Q still remains in limbo as sources say there are no plans at the time to bring the music streaming device out of dormancy at this year’s Google I/O conference. Google I/O marks the year anniversary of when the Nexus Q was initially introduced. Since it debuted, Google had shelved […]

Google Play Games Leaked Ahead of I/O Developer Conference

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Ahead of Google’s I/O developer conference this week, Google Play Games, a social hub for gamers to compete against iOS’ Game Center and Windows Phone’s Xbox Games hub, has leaked on the Internet. Google Play Games will feature multiplayer social gaming, leaderboards and achievements. Additionally, users will be able to save game progress on Google’s […]

Nokia Teases Another Lumia Ahead of Unveiling Event

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In a new advertisement, Nokia is teasing another Lumia ahead of its May 14th event in London. Little information is revealed from the ad itself, but it looks like Nokia will be unveiling the famed Catwalk device, a smartphone with a slimmer profile and a return back to a metal body for Nokia, which has […]

Apple Streaming iRadio Service Launch May Be Delayed

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Apple may be facing opposition from some of its content partners surrounding the terms it had proposed for the rumored iRadio music streaming service in a move that could delay the summer launch. iRadio is positioned as a streaming music service that would compete in the same space as Pandora and Spotify, and though it […]

Microsoft Already Building Apple TV Competitor

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According to the latest report from the Wall Street Journal, Microsoft may be leveraging its Xbox entertainment division to build a media streaming box for the living room to compete against Apple TV and Google TV set-top boxes. The report says that Microsoft already has working prototypes available, though it’s unclear if Microsoft will commercialize this […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom Phone Coming With 10X Optical Zoom

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Samsung’s recently leaked Galaxy S4 Zoom is believed to be an Android smartphone that adds powerful camera features, and we now learn that the device will feature a 10X optical zoom. Thus far, most phones that feature cameras are limited to digital zoom, so photos that are zoomed in from far away will suffer from […]