Acer Announces 64-bit 4G Liquid Z410 Midrange Smartphone for €129

Acer Announces 64-bit 4G Liquid Z410 Midrange Smartphone for €129

Acer is a company that has made a name for itself by releasing affordable devices on the market, but it seems to have been left behind when it comes to the smartphone game. But the company is now trying to readjust its strategy and is releasing the new Liquid Z410 smartphone at the CES 2015 event in Las Vegas. The smartphone is powered […]

     
 
 

Five Smartphone Trends That Ruled in 2014

Five Smartphone Trends That Ruled in 2014

Every year smartphone manufacturers try to come out with the ‘next big thing’, with expectations to stand out from the rest. While some companies managed to get it right (Motorola), some also terribly failed (we’re looking at you Amazon Fire Phone). A few just follow in the footsteps of what the successful ones are doing in terms of product design […]

     
 
 

Kodak Prepares First Android Smartphone, to Have a Focus on Camera Abilities

Kodak Prepares First Android Smartphone, to Have a Focus on Camera Abilities

Kodak is one of those few iconic technology companies that have been around for more than 100 years. Renowned for its imaging solutions and services, the company has barely managed to emerge from bankruptcy protection after it was forced to eliminate thousand of jobs and shrink down its operations. But now it seems that the company is ready to restart its business by joining […]

     
 
 

Six Things Other Phone Brands Could Learn from the Chinese

Six Things Other Phone Brands Could Learn from the Chinese

In some ways, 2014 could well go down as the year in which Chinese brands finally grabbed a share of the mobile phone limelight. Yes, they had been around for a while, but this is the year when they have actually occupied centrestage in a big way, with the likes of Xiaomi, Lenovo, Huawei, Gionee, Oppo, OnePlus, Vivo, and others […]

 
     
 
 

Lenovo’s New ‘Fancy Maker’ Brand Could Allow Customers to Design their Own Smartphones Online

Lenovo’s New ‘Fancy Maker’ Brand Could Allow Customers to Design their Own Smartphones Online

A while back, we reported about Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola from Google, and now we’re seeing some first movements from the Chinese company pertaining to its smartphone strategy. Earlier this fall, Lenovo announced they would create a new subsidiary company under the lead of senior vice-president Chen Xudong. And Lenovo’s SVP has now made official the name of the new subsidiary – ‘Fancy […]

     
 
 

The Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals on Smartphones & Tablets in the US

The Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals on Smartphones & Tablets in the US

Everybody knows what Black Friday is, but not everybody knows what the best deals are and where to find them. That’s what we’re trying to achieve with this guide – to find only the best deals on smartphones and tablets for the Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping bonanza in 2014. We will be constantly updating the article with newer […]

 
     
 
 

Smartphone Price Revolution? Not Yet, Not Just Yet

Smartphone Price Revolution? Not Yet, Not Just Yet

At the launch of the Xiaomi Redmi Note yesterday, Hugo Barra put up a slide that showed the price, specifications and performance comparisons of a number of devices, ranging from the Galaxy Note 3 to Xiaomi’s own Note. The idea was simple: to highlight how Xiaomi was offering more than the competition and yet managing to keep prices astonishingly low. […]

     
 
 

Intex Cloud Fx: Firefox OS-based Smartphone for Just Rs.1999 ($33)

Intex Cloud Fx: Firefox OS-based Smartphone for Just Rs.1999 ($33)

Previous week, we reported about the launch of the first Firefox OS smartphone in India – the Spice Fire One Mi – FX 1. And, at the time it seemed that the price of 2, 299 was too good to be true. But now Intex announces the Cloud Fx, a Firefox OS-based smartphones which can be yours for just 1999 INR, […]

     
 
 

Best Selfie Smartphones to Catch Your Most Valuable Moments

Best Selfie Smartphones to Catch Your Most Valuable Moments

A few years ago, the word “selfie” was still one of those teenagers’ expressions that the others couldn’t understand. However, in 2013 it was declared the Oxford Dictionaries’ word for that year and selfies slowly turned into a profitable business. It’s not even a narcissistic thing to do anymore since everyone begun to get used to it nowadays. Whenever there […]

 
     
 
 

ASUS Announces its 2014 Android Line of Tablets and Smartphones

ASUS Announces its 2014 Android Line of Tablets and Smartphones

At the Computex conference from Taipei, Taiwan, Asus has announced its new 2014 line of products aimed at Android consumers around the world. The company has introduced the ASUS MeMO Pad 7 and 8, the ASUS Fonepad 7 and 8, and the Transformer Pad at Computex, all of them running Android 4.4 KitKat. This comes after the company has unveiled a new […]