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Xperia Z3+ Wallpapers Can Now Be Downloaded

Xperia Z3+ Wallpapers Can Now Be Downloaded

The mobile division of Sony has been having some trouble in recent times, they have been trying out different strategies, but none of them seems to be working. It all started with the Xperia Z, it was a pretty decent device that introduced a new design language of the hardware called OmniBalance, which features symmetry […]

New Samsung Outed Using The Qualcomm Snapdragon 808

New Samsung Outed Using The Qualcomm Snapdragon 808

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor is in some respects, rather unremarkable. It’s designed by Qualcomm to be a lower high-end System-on-Chip, (SoC) based around a combination of a quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 processors with a higher performance, dual-core ARM Cortex-A57 processor arranged in a big.LITTLE arrangement. The SoC also contains the Adreno 418 GPU and has […]

Android M Reported To Support 4K Displays

Android M Reported To Support 4K Displays

There is an ongoing battle among technical geeks as to how many pixels our smartphones really need to have before it is overkill and beyond the detection of the human eye.  Steve Jobs claimed it was 326 pixels-per-inch (PPI) and coined the term Retina Display – although we all know that was not entirely true.  […]

Android M Feature Highlights To Look Forward To

Android M Feature Highlights To Look Forward To

Android M was unveiled yesterday during the first day of Google’s I/O event. The conference focused on six areas on how this upgrade would be better than the previous version, including battery life and a better system to handle app permissions. We still don’t know the official name and some features could change by the […]

Huawei & Volkswagen Unveil Collaborative In-Car Project

Huawei & Volkswagen Unveil Collaborative In-Car Project

Yesterday, in amongst the news flowing from Google I/O 2015, Huawei and Volkswagen announced plans to cooperate with in-car technology. Their plans include a project that will integrate smartphone functions with vehicle-mounted controls and the idea here is that drivers will be able to safely operate their smartphones on the move. The joint venture was […]

Google’s New Security System Removes Passwords

Google’s New Security System Removes Passwords

Security, just like in real-life, is one the most important aspects for our smartphones and tablets. We’ve seen several different variations as to how our devices can be more secure. From the standard randomly generated or manually input digits to fingerprint scanners. Google is looking to top that and allow consumers to enjoy their daily […]

Google’s ATAP Team Unveils Radar Sensor For Wearables

Google’s ATAP Team Unveils Radar Sensor For Wearables

Google’s ATAP team works on the most advanced technology projects within Google. Of course, this team of very well qualified people was not absent from Google’s biggest developer conference of the year, Google I/O. Today the ATAP team held a keynote event where they talked about some of the more advanced technologies that Google hopes […]

Google/Qualcomm Unveil Project Tango Reference Phone

Google/Qualcomm Unveil Project Tango Reference Phone

Google’s Project Tango is a seemingly esoteric idea of squeezing a number of sophisticated cameras into a device, combining this with some clever software, a powerful processor and a developer-only sticker. The Tango tablet is based around the Nvidia Tegra K1 32-bit  processor, 4 GB of RAM, 128 GB of local storage and a 1920 x […]

Despite Emergence of Android Pay, Wallet Changes Coming

Despite Emergence of Android Pay, Wallet Changes Coming

A rather interesting homebrewed Google App will be receiving a refresh shortly.  Yes, we heard the glorious news about the Photos app being overhauled, Inbox being available to all, and the exciting new addition of Android Pay.  But, remarkably, Google has also promised a serious renovation for another existing mobile payment system.  This seems rather […]