JD's 618 Shopping Festival in China breaks records, Honor phones ride on top

JD'S 618 SHOPPING FESTIVAL IN CHINA BREAKS RECORDS, HONOR PHONES RIDE ON TOP

JD.com just ended its country-wide 618 Shopping Festival in China, which ran from June 1 to June 18 and took in a record-breaking CNY...

Bose noise-masking sleepbuds now on sale for $250

BOSE NOISE-MASKING SLEEPBUDS NOW ON SALE FOR $250

After going through an Indiegogo campaign, the Bose soundbuds are now on sale across major retailers for $250. The Bose soundbuds are...

 
 
 
IGTV is a vertical video platform from Instagram to go against YouTube

IGTV IS A VERTICAL VIDEO PLATFORM FROM INSTAGRAM TO GO AGAINST YOUTUBE

Instagram is trying to bring a whole new concept to the world of video sharing platforms with its so-called IGTV network. It aims to...

Nokia X6 India launch confirmed as support page goes live on company's local website

NOKIA X6 INDIA LAUNCH CONFIRMED AS SUPPORT PAGE GOES LIVE ON COMPANY'S LOCAL WEBSITE

The Nokia X6 - company's first notch-totting smartphone - has managed to generate a lot of user-interest, not only in China (the only...

 
 
 
HTC U12+ review

HTC U12+ REVIEW

In this industry, trends tend to be the determining factor for smartphone companies who aren't sure which direction to take. Of course,...

LG Stylo 4 launched with 6.2-inch display, Android 8.1 Oreo

LG STYLO 4 LAUNCHED WITH 6.2-INCH DISPLAY, ANDROID 8.1 OREO

LG has launched a new smartphone in the US. Dubbed Stylo 4, the device is powered by Snapdragon 450 SoC with octa-core, 1.8GHz processor,...

 
 
 
Xiaomi confirms Snapdragon 660 chipset for Mi Pad 4

XIAOMI CONFIRMS SNAPDRAGON 660 CHIPSET FOR MI PAD 4

Turns out the rumors were true, as Xiaomi has confirmed that the upcoming Mi Pad 4 tablet will indeed be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon...

Smartphone World Cup: Groups G and H

SMARTPHONE WORLD CUP: GROUPS G AND H

These are the last two groups, the group stage will end this weekend and we'll kick off the Round of 16. As a reminder, you can vote...

 
 
 
Meizu launches the M6 in India without any warning

MEIZU LAUNCHES THE M6 IN INDIA WITHOUT ANY WARNING

The Meizu M6 isn't a new phone by any means as it was launched eight months ago in China but every now and then, the company outs a...

Sony effectively asking Xperia XZ2/XZ1 users facing display issues to just deal with problem

SONY EFFECTIVELY ASKING XPERIA XZ2/XZ1 USERS FACING DISPLAY ISSUES TO JUST DEAL WITH PROBLEM

There have been a significant number of reports from users of Sony Xperia XZ1 series of smartphones about a display-related issue where...

 
 
 
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro appears in press renders, notch included

XIAOMI REDMI 6 PRO APPEARS IN PRESS RENDERS, NOTCH INCLUDED

Just a few days left until the official Redmi 6 Pro launch and we already know most of the specs and the overall appearance, but the...

BlackBerry Key2 Canadian pre-orders begin today, launch set for July 6

BLACKBERRY KEY2 CANADIAN PRE-ORDERS BEGIN TODAY, LAUNCH SET FOR JULY 6

BlackBerry has officially announced Canadian availability details for its Key2 smartphone. In a press release, the company said the...

 
 
 
Sunrise Gold Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ coming to US later this week

SUNRISE GOLD SAMSUNG GALAXY S9/S9+ COMING TO US LATER THIS WEEK

When Samsung initially announced the new Burgundy Red and Sunrise Gold color options for its Galaxy S9/S9+ smartphone, there was no...

Samsung Galaxy S7 active receives Android 8.0 update on AT&T

SAMSUNG GALAXY S7 ACTIVE RECEIVES ANDROID 8.0 UPDATE ON AT&T

The time has finally come for AT&T to send out the Android 8.0 Oreo update to the Samsung Galaxy S7 active. This model, as you may...

 
 
 
Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro get EMUI 8.1 open beta in China, based on Android 8.1

HUAWEI MATE 10 AND MATE 10 PRO GET EMUI 8.1 OPEN BETA IN CHINA, BASED ON ANDROID 8.1

Today Huawei has made the open beta release of EMUI 8.1 available for its Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro, and Mate 10 Porsche Design. The new...

ZTE nubia Z18 real-life picture shows no notch, impressive screen-to-body ratio

ZTE NUBIA Z18 REAL-LIFE PICTURE SHOWS NO NOTCH, IMPRESSIVE SCREEN-TO-BODY RATIO

Nubia's upcoming flagship, the Z18, has leaked over the past few months showing an impressive screen-to-body ratio and a small notch...

 
 
 
Alexa is coming to Spain and Italy later this year

ALEXA IS COMING TO SPAIN AND ITALY LATER THIS YEAR

Amazon's Alexa will launch in Italy and Spain by the end of year. Amazon has released the Alexa Skills Kit to developers to build voice...

Smartphone World Cup: Groups E and F

SMARTPHONE WORLD CUP: GROUPS E AND F

We have two more groups from our Smartphone World Cup today and we'll publish the final two groups tomorrow. Also, we've closed voting...

 
 
 
Huawei may be preparing a Kirin 1020 chip, twice as powerful as the Kirin 970

HUAWEI MAY BE PREPARING A KIRIN 1020 CHIP, TWICE AS POWERFUL AS THE KIRIN 970

Huawei is one of the biggest smartphone manufacturers in the world and thus needs to become less reliant hardware produced outside...

Google Home products now available for Austria, Ireland, and Spain

GOOGLE HOME PRODUCTS NOW AVAILABLE FOR AUSTRIA, IRELAND, AND SPAIN

Google Home products are making a new home in three European markets: Austria, Ireland, and Spain. The Google Home, Home Mini, and...

 
 
 



Amazon Fire TV Cube review: Neat hardware, but Alexa can't keep up

Amazon Fire TV Cube review: Neat hardware, but Alexa can't keep up

The Fire TV Cube wants to replace your remote with voice commands, but Alexa isn't up for the challenge. Read more ...

AT&T launches new WatchTV streaming service at aggressive $15-per-month price

AT&T launches new WatchTV streaming service at aggressive $15-per-month price

Days after completing its monumental acquisition of Time Warner, AT&T is announcing a second streaming TV service that's priced lower than the company's existing DirecTV Now... Read more ...

Xbox One won't get VR support after all

Xbox One won't get VR support after all

Microsoft has put plans for VR support for Xbox devices on hold, according to an interview with Xbox's chief marketing officer. Speaking to gamesindustry.biz , CMO Mike Nichols... Read more ...

The new Microsoft News app brings headlines to your handset

The new Microsoft News app brings headlines to your handset

Microsoft has launched a new current affairs app for iOS and Android, giving you yet another way to funnel the latest news to your phone. The app is a total overhaul of the old... Read more ...

Apple's AirPower charging mat rumored to ship in September following...

Apple's AirPower charging mat rumored to ship in September following ‘technical hurdles'

Apple first announced its AirPower wireless charging mat 282 days ago back in September, with a 2018 release promise. Previous rumors had suggested it would launch in March... Read more ...

Instagram takes on YouTube with new video channel

Instagram takes on YouTube with new video channel

If you find yourself frustrated by the short time limit of Instagram Stories and videos, then you'll be pleased by Instagram's latest announcement: the launch of IGTV. That's... Read more ...

Nokia X6 support goes live in India, expected to launch soon

Nokia X6 support goes live in India, expected to launch soon

Finnish smartphone maker Nokia is all set to introduce its mid-range smartphone, the Nokia X6 in India. While there has been no announcement from the company, the support page... Read more ...

BBC will show all Wimbledon Centre Court matches in 4K HDR

BBC will show all Wimbledon Centre Court matches in 4K HDR

And this time Sky Q viewers can join in for the semis Read more ...

Steam Summer Sale 2018 looks set to start today

Steam Summer Sale 2018 looks set to start today

It's time. The sun may be shining, but you're about to spend the next few weeks sat in front of your gaming PC, as the Steam Summer Sale 2018 is set to kick off today. That's... Read more ...

Dixons Carphone reports £118m profit drop for 2017

Dixons Carphone reports £118m profit drop for 2017

The retail giant admitted there's “plenty of work to do” Dixons Carphone saw pre-tax profits for 2017/18, falling 24pc to £382m from £500m year-on-year. The financial year... Read more ...