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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 BlackBerry to build Android-powered smartphones only if they were secure enough

Word on the street is, BlackBerry is getting ready to unveil a new smartphone, not powered by BlackBerry 10 OS, but by Android. According to the Canadian phone maker’s head honcho, BlackBerry will only build an Android-powered smartphone if they were secure enough. In an interview with CNBC, BlackBerry CEO John Chen was asked about […]

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 Apple introduces watchOS 2 – coming this fall

At WWDC 2015, Apple introduced watchOS 2, which is “the first major software update for Apple Watch.” The update will be rolling out to the Apple Watch in the fall. Press release: Apple Previews New Apple Watch Software watchOS 2 Introduces Native Third-Party Apps, New Watch Faces & Enhanced Communications Features SAN FRANCISCO — June […]

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 Huawei Nexus smartphone and Kirin OS details leaked

Chinese-speaking MyDrivers reports that Huawei could be developing its own Kirin OS. The report also has a few more details to share about the next Nexus smartphone made by Huawei. According to the report, Huawei could be developing its own Kirin OS, allowing the Chinese company to lessen dependence on Google’s Android. Huawei has allegedly been working […]

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 iOS market share in Europe grows by 6.2% thanks to Apple fans in the UK

Earlier, we told you that iOS has overtaken Android in the US for the first time since 2012. It isn’t the same case in Europe, but Apple’s operating system has seen significant growth in the region. The operating system owes this growth to Apple fans in the UK, who have snatched up the Apple iPhone […]

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 iOS overtakes Android in the US

For years, Android has been the dominating mobile operating system in many major markets across the world. This time, however, this isn’t the case in the US, as Apple’s iOS has overtaken Google’s popular operating system. This is due to the success of the Apple iPhone 6 and the Apple iPhone 6 Plus. This is […]

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 Developer shows how the Apple Watch OS would work on an iPhone

We know the Apple Watch will run a wearable-optimised version of iOS. Unfortunately, we won’t get to see how it works until early next year, since the Cupertino firm will not release the smartwatch until then. So we won’t get to know how it works, how it zooms in and out of the screen, scrolling, […]

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 Huawei says Tizen ‘has no chance to be successful,’ while it is ‘difficult to be successful’ with Windows Phone

In an interview with Wall Street Journal, Huawei’s Consumer Business Group CEO, Richard Y, said that Tizen “has no chance to be successful,” while it is “difficult to be successful” with Windows Phone. WSJ: For most handset makers Android is the only option. Is that a problem? Mr. Yu: It’s difficult to say. We have […]

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