Samsung Galaxy S8 release date and specs get a tweaked update
This week as we draw ever-nearer to the release and reveal of the Samsung Galaxy S8, we’ve received some tweaked specs and details. As such, we’re passing them on to you – with a reminder that until Samsung reveals the Galaxy S8 line themselves, no information is official. This set of updates comes from anonymous sources with information close to … Continue reading...
Moto Mod with slider QWERTY keyboard coming to Indiegogo
Smartphones with physical QWERTY keyboards aren’t unheard of but aren’t exactly many. Even fewer are those with keyboards that slide out. And even rarer are those that slide out horizontally in a landscape orientation. That kind of form factor hasn’t been seen since perhaps the Motorola DROID 4, but soon that might appear again, coincidentally in another Motorola smartphone. No, … Continue reading...
Honor VR Camera is a custom-made Insta360 Air
It’s actually been a while since we’ve seen new equipment that tries to actually create VR-related content rather than just consuming them. Professional VR cameras still cost an arm and a leg and probably more, but there are always cheaper and more portable solutions around. Some of those come from Insta360, a company that specializes in smartphone-compatible 360-degree cameras. It … Continue reading...
MWC 2017: Huawei Watch 2 to arrive in three colours and a cellular version
Huawei is expected to announce a new smartwatch at MWC in just a couple of days. We have heard that it will have a more sporty theme and now we have some more information around the upcoming smartwatch. A bunch of renders of the upcoming smartwatch have leaked on the internet which confirm previous rumours. According to the leaks, the Huawei watch will arrive in three color versions (black, orange and grey). The renders come from VentureBeat and Evan Blass.  The upcoming watch se...
ARCHOS 101 Saphir rugged tablet comes with a keyboard
The word “Saphir” calls to mind “sapphire”, which, in the context of mobile devices, is usually associated with toughness and durability. That is probably the thought that ARCHOS is trying to evoke with the ARCHOS 101 Saphir, the first tablet in its rugged Saphir line. While it might not exactly be the toughest nor the most powerful, it may have … Continue reading...
Google launches a significant upgrade to Gboard for iOS
Google announced the launch of an upgrade of Gboard for iOS users after making is available for everyone in July last year. Initially, Gboard launched with the ability to search information, GIFs, emoji, images and other things, right from the keyboard. Now the company has announced that it is adding support to 15 additional languages along with the ability to check and get more information about Google Doodles. Image Credit: Google The new languages include Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finni...
LG X power2 boasts 18 hours battery life in a 5.5-inch size
If you though LG’s X-themed (nothing directly to do with X-Men) smartphones were a one-time thing, the Korean OEM has just proven you wrong. Just days before MWC 2017, it has announced the LG X power2. Just like the first X power, this smartphone is all about battery life. Specifically a 4,500 mAh pack that promises 15 to 18 hours … Continue reading...
Google Play Music could soon link with Clock for musical alarms
Google has updated Google Play Music, bringing a range of features like a new "Recents" menu item and a smaller app size. Not only that, but that app also now includes code that hints at musical alarms in Clock. The post Google Play Music could soon link with Clock for musical alarms appeared first on Digital Trends.
Huawei Watch 2 news, rumors, and release date
Huawei is reportedly deep into development of the Huawei Watch 2, the follow-up to the much-loved and beautifully designed Huawei Watch. Here is everything we know about the watch so far. The post Huawei Watch 2 news, rumors, and release date appeared first on Digital Trends.
3 vital Pokemon GO updates on how to catch em all, Silph Road style
This week we’re having a peek at 3 ways in which a trainer would have to up their game to catch em all in Pokemon GO. Thanks to the helpful efforts of OKTimeForplanB at The Silph Road on Reddit, we have all the regional Pokemon on a map. We also have the several ways in which Pokemon must be caught … Continue reading...
More than 25 wireless carriers are already testing high-speed 5G tech
The advent of 5G may be closer than you think. A recent survey shows that more than 25 mobile carriers are already testing 5G solutions in the lab, and some have begun to deploy them. The post More than 25 wireless carriers are already testing high-speed 5G tech appeared first on Digital Trends.
LG G6 leaked sitting beside LG G5
LG has practically leaked every aspect of the LG G6 except for its actual appearance. Others, however, are more than happy to provide those pieces of the puzzle. So far, we have indeed seen some inkling of the design and appearance of the LG G6, but mostly in renders. This latest leak shows what is allegedly a real model, or … Continue reading...
Samsung Exynos 9 8895 brings 5CA, vision processing to mobile
New Samsung flagship smartphones are usually preceded by a new Samsung processor. Just because the Galaxy S8 is being delayed doesn’t mean the manufacturer also has to delay its new Exynos. Perhaps months before it lands on any consumer product, Samsung is revealing the Exynos 9 Series, specifically the Exynos 8895 application processor, its first to be built on the … Continue reading...
Huawei’s Honor VR Camera could be the most portable 360-degree camera yet
Huawei has taken the wraps off of a 360-degree camera of its own, and it could be the most portable 360-degree camera yet. The device clips to Huawei's smartphones and supports live-streaming. The post Huawei’s Honor VR Camera could be the most portable 360-degree camera yet appeared first on Digital Trends.
Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus appear side-by-side in new leaked image
Another day, another Galaxy S8 leak. At this point, we more or less know what to expect when Samsung reveals its new flagship in the coming weeks, but today, we get to see an image that supposedly places the standard Galaxy S8 and the larger Galaxy S8 Plus side-by-side. There’s actually a lot of information to glean from this one … Continue reading...
Samsung Flow will soon let Galaxy phones unlock Windows 10 PCs
Samsung Flow isn’t actually new. Its name first came up in November 2014 as Samsung’s take on the idea of Continuity promoted by Apple. It rolled out in limited beta in May the following year as a way for users of Android-powered Galaxy smartphones and tablets to share states and content between two devices. However, it really took off when … Continue reading...
Meitu T8 boasts of a 12MP Dual Pixel selfie camera
Chinese manufacturers have always been quicker to jump on the latest fads, unlike the larger companies that are more wary of missing earnings forecasts. So when the smartphone world decided that selfies are the next big thing, many of these OEMs came out flashy gimmicks and features. The newly unveiled Meitu T8, however, probably takes the cake. Sure, it might … Continue reading...
Remix Singularity is Jide’s Android answer to Windows Continuum
Our smartphones have become so powerful and their apps so sophisticated that they could even be used to power basic desktop computing activities. There have, in fact, a few attempts at actually making that a formal thing, like Microsoft’s Continuum, Ubuntu’s Convergence, and the Andromium, now called Sentio, Superbook. Most of these, however, have sometimes arbitrary limitations on what users … Continue reading...
Galaxy S8 details unearthed from Galaxy Tab S3 system dump
The Galaxy Tab S3 is going to be Samsung’s nominal MWC 2017 star, but it is already being upstaged by the Galaxy S8. Especially if Samsung does have a teaser of sorts prepared next week. Case in point, the system image for the tablet has been leaked but, lo and behold, it supposedly contains clipart for the Galaxy S8. Take … Continue reading...
LG G6 teaser confirms that, yes, it will be waterproof
It’s just a few days before MWC 2017, so, naturally, LG is kicking off its marketing engines into full gear. Which means even more breadcrumbs of clues, some of which we already more or less know. Still, it’s good to see some more or less formal confirmation of those features. LG has all but confirmed that the LG G6 will … Continue reading...