Apple Gets Denied an Injunction Against Samsung: Another Case Closes

Apple Gets Denied an Injunction Against Samsung: Another Case Closes

Samsung and Apple have made headlines for years thanks to their previously constant court endeavors to gain ground and points against each other until last month when the two giants decided to settle for confrontation in Apple’s home nation of the United States exclusively, dropping all non-U.S. based court situations.  That was great news, and […]

Toshiba Unveils 20MP CMOS – Could Mean a Boost in Cameras

Toshiba Unveils 20MP CMOS – Could Mean a Boost in Cameras

Smartphone cameras are all the rage – my camera is bigger than your camera or my camera takes better pictures than yours – and the megapixel (MP) war continues.  It is a true fact that the number of MPs does not tell the entire story – it is also a true fact that the chances […]

LG G3 To Be The First LG Smartphone To Hit 10 Million Units Sold Mark

LG G3 To Be The First LG Smartphone To Hit 10 Million Units Sold Mark

It was obvious LG has a beast on its hands when they announced their G3 flagship back in May. The really managed to pack a lot of punch in that device while keeping the device relatively manageable in size, especially considering that huge 5.5-inch QHD (2560 x 1440) display on the front. The design of this […]

Amazon Has Only Sold About 35,000 Fire Phones; No One Is Surprised

Amazon Has Only Sold About 35,000 Fire Phones; No One Is Surprised

Color me surprised: Amazon isn’t selling very many Fire phones. According to recent numbers from Chitika that show the Amazon Fire Phone growth and adoption are steady, but very, very slow. Do you know anyone who went out and bought an Amazon Fire Phone? I sure don’t. Amazon announced the Fire Phone in July, launching […]

Possible Antitrust Probe by EU into Qualcomm

Possible Antitrust Probe by EU into Qualcomm

With competition heating up in the mobile world, complaints and court cases seem to be the norm for so many companies – one of the longest drawn out and most publicized battles is between powerhouses Samsung and Apple over patent disputes.  Another potentially devastating complaint is against the world’s number one mobile chip designer – […]

Samsung Outsells Apple in Q2 2014 on Strength of Galaxy S5

Samsung Outsells Apple in Q2 2014 on Strength of Galaxy S5

Samsung versus Apple – a battle I never get tired of hearing about…other than the court battles.  Samsung does dominate the world in total smartphone sales and nobody can argue that fact, although there are a few Chinese companies that are tightening the screws in the Far East…but I digress.  Where Samsung has been coming […]

One Plus One Battery Apparently Blows Up In Users Pocket

One Plus One Battery Apparently Blows Up In Users Pocket

It’s easy to forget that our smartphones could be very dangerous thanks to the battery that powers them. Like any form of energy, they could explode if the right (or wrong) circumstances come together. Unfortunately for a One Plus One user, the circumstances lined up and his device blew up while in his back pocket. […]

Oppo Has Two New Accessories To Help You Keep Your Devices Charged Up

Oppo Has Two New Accessories To Help You Keep Your Devices Charged Up

Battery power for smartphones remains a common concern for many users, although there are devices out there that have considerably amazing battery life. For some though going through an entire day if you’re a heavy user can prove to be quite challenging. This is why I personally carry a battery pack or two. Just in […]

Samsung Gear VR Gets Some Candid Coverage

Samsung Gear VR Gets Some Candid Coverage

We have seen a few interesting virtual reality interpretations through the years.  Nintendo used the Virtual Boy to show us ‘alternate realities’ in red and give migraines to all.  Google Glass brought and carries the market for modern smart eye accessories, with the screen above your right eye.  But what if you want to look […]