Nokia looking for partner to re-enter smartphone market

There have been reports that claimed Nokia is planning to re-enter the smartphone market. In an official statement, the Finish firm said that it does plan to go back to selling mobile phones, but it has to find the right partner first. Here’s Nokia’s official statement: For 14 years Nokia was the biggest cell phone […]

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 More Tizen-powered smartphones from Samsung coming this year?

According to a report, Samsung is cooking up more Tizen-powered smartphones for this year. The news comes to us courtesy of Rueters. It reports: Leading smartphone maker Samsung Electronics Co Ltd plans to launch more handsets running on its own Tizen operating system later this year, a person with knowledge of the matter told Reuters […]

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 Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps now available for Android smartphones

Kirk Koenigsbauer, Microsoft’s corporate vice president for the Office Client Applications and Services team, has just announced on the Office Blogs that Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps (Microsoft Office) is now available for Android smartphones via Google Play (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint). [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UudBCuiCAkQ&w=780&h=439] Koenigsbauer announced: Office for Android phone is here! Today I’m pleased to announce […]

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 Chen explains why BlackBerry is still in the smartphone-making business

These days, iPhones and Android smartphones are dominating the smartphone market. Although BlackBerry has returned to profitability, it still has a lot of catching up to do. This makes a lot of us wonder why the Canadian smartphone maker is still in the smartphone-making business, when it can easily focus more on its security platform. […]

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 Android source code reference reveals LG’s Nexus smartphone is code named ‘Bullhead’

Rumour has it that we’ll see two Nexus smartphones this year. Huawei is said to be responsible for the Nexus phablet, which will be the successor of the Nexus 6 made by Motorola, while LG is said to be cooking up the Nexus smartphone. LG was the same company that manufactured the Nexus 5. If […]

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 Nexus phablet to be made by Huawei and Nexus smartphone to be made by LG?

A new rumour is claiming that two new Nexus smartphones will be released this year. One will be a phablet made by Huawei and the other will be smartphone made by LG. Previous reports conflicted on which manufacturer would be behind the next nexus smartphone. Some said that China-based Huawei would be building the next […]

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 Entry-level Huawei smartphone leaked – sports fingerprint scanner

Do entry-level smartphones come with fingerprint scanners? Currently, no affordable handset from major manufacturers offer this feature. However, if a new leak is to be believed, we may soon see one from Huawei. The image you see above was leaked by Chinese-speaking MyDrivers. It shows the back of a yet to be named entry-level device made […]

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 Next Motorola high-end smartphones to sport microSD card slot and front-facing flash?

According to Jose Arturo, a Verizon device test engineer, the next high-end Motorola smartphone will come with a microSD card slot and “front facing flash for selfies.” Motorola is yet to lift the lid on a high-end smartphone this year. Arturo said on Google+ that the Lenovo-owned smartphone maker’s next high-end smartphones will sport a microSD card […]

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 Second high-end smartphone from LG coming in second half of 2015

LG recently launched the LG G4 (some markets are yet to get the South Korean smartphone maker’s new flagship). Now, we’re hearing that another LG-made high-end smartphone is coming in the second half of the year. The news comes to us courtesy of Focus Taiwan. According to the site, an LG official confirmed that their new […]

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