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MediaTek Develops its own Pump Express Plus Tech to take on Qualcomm’s Quick Charge

MediaTek Develops its own Pump Express Plus Tech to take on Qualcomm’s Quick Charge

MediaTek is continuously ‘improving itself’ in order to become a more serious rival to the leader in mobile chip-making – Qualcomm. We’ve seen the Taiwanese company already announce world’s first 10-core processor from the Helio family of chips and now fresh news show us that they’re working on another innovative technology. MediaTek is allegedly working on its own fast battery charging technology […]

     
 
 

10 Best Android Apps & Games This Week

10 Best Android Apps & Games This Week    

I know you’ve missed our usual weekly roundup with some of the best new Android apps and games, so we’re back, as always, compiling only the best of the best. If you missed the previous collection, go ahead and have a look at it now, and you’ll find there such titles as Mortal Kombat X, Plunder Pirates, Yallo and others. Also, check […]

     
 
 

10 Best iPhone and iPad Apps This Week (May 18th)

10 Best iPhone and iPad Apps This Week (May 18th)    

Did you read about that crazy rumor that says the iPhone 6S is going to be the most amazeballs “S” upgrade ever? With the RAM finally jumping to 2 GB, camera to 12 MP and maybe even Force Touch on the iPhone. Force Touch! On the iPhone! Crazy rumors man (I try to stay away from rumors and not to […]

     
 
 

Gionee Elife E8 Confirmed to Launch in China in the Second Week of June

Gionee Elife E8 Confirmed to Launch in China in the Second Week of June

If you are planning to purchase a top-of-the-line smartphone, you might want to hold that urge till next month. Chinese smartphone manufacturer Gionee tells us today that it will be launching the much-awaited Elife E8 around the second week of June. While the company is shying from sharing any other details about the upcoming phone, the Elife E8 recently stopped […]

     
 
 

Apple Acquires GPS Startup Coherent Navigation, Could Announce Big Updates to Maps at WWDC 2015

Apple Acquires GPS Startup Coherent Navigation, Could Announce Big Updates to Maps at WWDC 2015

Apple has acquired Coherent Navigation, a company that focuses on hyper-active GPS, in what seems like an effort to bolster its mapping capabilities. The Cupertino-based company is ill-famed for its subpar mapping competence as witnessed in the mega Apple Maps fiasco in 2012. Neither of the companies shared financial details of the acquisition. Coherent Navigation brings High Integrity GPS system […]

     
 
 

Nubia is the Latest Chinese Smartphone Company to Enter India, Expected to Launch Flagship Z9 on May 19

Nubia is the Latest Chinese Smartphone Company to Enter India, Expected to Launch Flagship Z9 on May 19

India has quickly become one of largest and lucrative smartphone markets in the world. Which explains why companies from all across the globe are entering India left and right. Just from China alone we have seen about half a dozen firms land on Indian soil in the last couple of months. Next week will be pretty interesting for smartphone enthusiasts […]

     
 
 

Gionee Elife E8 Rumored to Get a 23MP Rear-camera that can Take 100MP Photos

Gionee Elife E8 Rumored to Get a 23MP Rear-camera that can Take 100MP Photos

At the Mobile World Congress from this year in Barcelona we’ve seen Gionee take the stage to announce its slim Elife S7 smartphone. With this new device, the company has added a new handset in its ‘Style’ family of products, but it’s still expected to come up with a successor to the Elife E7, which has been announced way back in […]

     
 
 

Google’s Self-Driving Cars to Hit Public Roads This Summer

Google’s Self-Driving Cars to Hit Public Roads This Summer    

If smartphones, tablets and the overall computing industry doesn’t give you the feeling that we’re living in the future, then what about cars that will be able to take you where you want on its own? This isn’t happening next year, and maybe not in the following 5 or 10, but we’re already witnessing the early days of this technology, […]

     
 
 

Raspberry Foundation Slashes Price of Pi B+ Model to $25, Here’s How You Can Purchase One

Raspberry Foundation Slashes Price of Pi B+ Model to $25, Here’s How You Can Purchase One

It wasn’t too long ago when computers used to be bulky, filling halls worth of space and cost us millions of dollars. But as chemist Gordon Moore predicted 50 years, with the advent of microelectronics, we became capable of packing in more transistors into an integrated circuit, which in turn also dramatically decreased the cost of circuits. Fast forward to […]