Silent Circle Looking Forward To New And Emerging Security-Driven Market

By now, you should be familiar with Silent Circle. This familiarity will be due to the unique approach the company has taken towards smartphone manufacturing and their operating system, PrivatOS. Silent Circle was half of the original team behind last year’s surprise hit, the Blackphone. The other half of the enterprise came from Geeksphone and the […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Rumor Shows A 5.5mm Thickness And Galaxy S6 Design Language

Samsung’s current generation Galaxy Tab S models are amongst the best Android-based tablets available on the market today. They have two standout features – they are thin, at just 6.6mm thick, and both the 8.4-inch and 10.5-inch models use a Super AMOLED display with a very high resolution and the usual typical AMOLED proper blacks […]

ARM Talk Cortex-A72’s Improvements to Cortex-A57

Yesterday at the ARM Holdings annual Tech Day, the business detailed their new Cortex-A72 reference design process core. The A72 is structurally similar to the current high end Cortex-A57 design, as used in the Snapdragon 810 and Exynos 7420, but with a number of important revisions and optimizations. The A72 has been designed with the 14nm […]

Samsung’s Gear VR For Galaxy S6 And S6 Edge Pre-Orders Start on April 24th

Virtual reality seems to be all the rage these days. All sorts of companies, big and small – from large corporate giants like Samsung to small tech-startups like Oculus are all investing time, money and energy in designing, developing and eventually manufacturing and marketing virtual-reality products. When the smartphone became mainstream just a few years […]

Qualcomm Reduce Expectations for The Rest Of 2015 Because Of Slower Snapdragon Sales

Qualcomm have announced to investors that they are reducing their expectations for the second second half of 2015 because of slower sales of their Snapdragon processor line up. This news, whilst unfortunate for Qualcomm in the short term, should not be entirely unexpected for two reasons. The first is that Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 processor is […]

Samsung To Invest $23 Billion In Semiconductor Facility Near Seoul, South Korea

Samsung Electronics has had an interesting few days. After a topsy-turvy year which saw them lose market share in their highly profitable smartphone business around the world, to Apple at the higher end and to Chinese and Indian upstarts like Xiaomi and Micromax at the entry-level in those regions, they finally seemed to be on […]

Huawei: We Did Not Infringe On ZTE’s Camera Patents

Earlier today we reported on ZTE taking legal action against Huawei. ZTE’s reasoning for taking Huawei straight to court was for claimed patent infringements. According to ZTE, Huawei had infringed on two patents that are based around the camera functionality. While only one handset is believed to be infringing the patents, that being Honor X2, […]

ZTE Decided To Sue Huawei Due To The Alleged Camera Tech Infringement

Huawei and ZTE are a very well-known international corporations. Both of these companies are based in China and have released their flagship devices recently, well ZTE still has to release the last device from their flagship Nubia Z9 line and will do so in about two weeks. That being said, the Nubia Z9 Mini and […]

Samsung Galaxy S6 Put Through The ‘Boiling Water Test’ Alongside The iPhone 6

In recent times, a trend has been developing which excites some smartphone fans and horrifies others. This trend is what is affectionately being dubbed ‘torture videos’. Thanks to the rather apt name, the concept should need little introduction. However, for those who have not been initiated with the videos and how they work, it is rather […]