Smartphones


Some Google Pixel Smartphones Fail at Installing July 2017 OTA Update

Some Google Pixel Smartphones Fail at Installing July 2017 OTA Update

Affected devices are on Google Fi, rogers, and T-Mobile networks...

Jul 6 2017, 5:31am CDT

Samsung Unveils New Camera Sensors for Smartphones

Samsung Unveils New Camera Sensors for Smartphones

ISOCELL Dual sensor is expected to be used in the Galaxy Note 8...

Jun 29 2017, 5:36am CDT

New Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Chips Make Mid Market Smartphones Better

New Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Chips Make Mid Market Smartphones Better

Qualcomm announced a new Snapdragon....

Jun 28 2017, 5:21am CDT

E3 2017: Sony Announces PlayLink to Control PS4 Games by Smartphones

E3 2017: Sony Announces PlayLink to Control PS4 Games by Smartphones

The company responsible for the PlayStation 4 is proud to be the one presenting the PlayLink for the platform. With PlayLink, y...

Jun 13 2017, 6:20am CDT

New Unique Material can lead to Unbreakable Smarphones

New Unique Material can lead to Unbreakable Smartphones

Scientists discover a "miracle material" that can put an end to cracked, broken smart devices....

Jun 3 2017, 5:39am CDT

Nintendo Switch Hit Legend of Zelda Coming to Smartphones

Nintendo Switch Hit Legend of Zelda Coming to Smartphones

Zelda is reportedly next to break out of the Nintendo platform....

May 15 2017, 3:27am CDT

Samsung Galaxy S8 Smartphones with Tinted Screens Anger Users

Samsung Galaxy S8 Smartphones with Tinted Screens Anger Users

Samsung says fix red tint in the menus, owners say you can't...

Apr 18 2017, 5:30am CDT

Self-Healing Smartphones Developed

Self-Healing Smartphones Developed

A new material invented by scientists may allow smartphone screens to self-heal like human skin....

Apr 5 2017, 4:53am CDT

Digital clutter making smartphones vulnerable, says survey

Digital clutter making smartphones vulnerable, says survey

Increased digital clutter, owing to an explosion in the usage of apps, is leaving smartphones vulnerable to security threats,...

Mar 20 2017, 5:34am CDT

Pre-installed Malware Steal Data from Smartphones

Pre-installed Malware Steal Data from Smartphones

Israel-based cyber security firm Check Point has detected a malware that is not downloaded due to users' use but is already pr...

Mar 13 2017, 6:11am CDT

Alien Particles From Space are Wreaking Havoc on Your Smartphones

Alien Particles From Space are Wreaking Havoc on Your Smartphones

According to the experts, strange surreal particles from outer space are causing issues to arise in personal electronic items....

Feb 21 2017, 12:58pm CST

Sony set to reveal 5 new smartphones at MWC

Sony set to reveal 5 new smartphones at MWC

The mainstream topics of discussion had been revolving around Samsung and LG recently. Both of them are set to announce their n...

Feb 5 2017, 9:45am CST

Sony Sends Out Invites for MWC 2017- 2 Xperia Smartphones Anticipated to Be Launched

Sony Sends Out Invites for MWC 2017- 2 Xperia Smartphones Anticipated to Be Launched

Sony certainly does not want to be left out and it too has sent out invites for the MWC 2017 to be held in Barcelona. The compa...

Jan 22 2017, 10:49am CST

Scientists Reveal Supercharger Battery That Could Charge Smartphones in Minutes

Scientists Reveal Supercharger Battery That Could Charge Smartphones in Minutes

Scientists have invented a special super battery that can save up in a big way on charging time for smartphones. It can do what...

Jan 19 2017, 6:14pm CST

MediaTek rides high to record 2016 profits thanks to Chinese smartphones

MediaTek rides high to record 2016 profits thanks to Chinese smartphones

Booming popularity with Chinese smartphone makers is the main reason cited for record profits...

Jan 10 2017, 4:58am CST

CES 2017: Samsung Launches Galaxy A7, A5 and A3 Smartphones

CES 2017: Samsung Launches Galaxy A7, A5 and A3 Smartphones

The new smartphones will have enhanced cameras and powerful performance...

Jan 3 2017, 12:20pm CST

Best Smartphones for CES 2017

Best Smartphones for CES 2017

Here is the list of the best smart phones that will be launched at CES 2017....

Dec 24 2016, 9:14am CST

LG Plans To Announce Six New Mid Range Smartphones At CES

LG Plans To Announce Six New Mid Range Smartphones At CES

Just as the year ends we are approaching more near to CES 2017. This early January event will be featuring some new product ann...

Dec 23 2016, 10:28am CST

New Nokia Smartphones coming in early 2017

New Nokia Smartphones coming in early 2017

Finnish company HMD Global on Thursday announced that it would bring a new generation of mobile phones to consumers, with the...

Dec 1 2016, 7:29am CST

Best Black Friday Deals for Smartphones

Best Black Friday Deals for Smartphones

Retailers and carrier really want to upgrade you to a new smartphone on Black Friday. Deals include a $450 Gift Card with new G...

Nov 20 2016, 6:04am CST

Walmart Black Friday Deals on Prepaid Smartphones include 6-inch Pixi

Walmart Black Friday Deals on Prepaid Smartphones include 6-inch Pixi

While waiting for the Walmart Black Friday 2016 ad, the retailer offer a wide range of deals on perpaid smartphones....

Nov 7 2016, 5:14am CST

Bedtime Use of Smartphones and Tablets Disrupt Children’s Night Sleep

Bedtime Use of Smartphones and Tablets Disrupt Children’s Night Sleep

According to recent studies, the latest technology may actually be causing insomnia among youngsters....

Nov 1 2016, 9:34am CDT

Smartphones are Disrupting Family Life, Study Finds

Smartphones are Disrupting Family Life, Study Finds

Parent use of mobile device may lead to negative parent-child interactions...

Oct 17 2016, 9:27am CDT

Google to Unveil Pixel and Pixel XL Smartphones on October 4

Google to Unveil Pixel and Pixel XL Smartphones on October 4

Google will unveil its Pixel(Nexus) range of devices along with Daydream virtual reality (VR) and a new 4K compatible Chromeca...

Sep 6 2016, 4:01am CDT

Cars Connected to Smartphones have Vulnerabilities: Researchers

Cars Connected to Smartphones have Vulnerabilities: Researchers

A group of researchers, for the first time, have found vulnerabilities in MirrorLink -- a system that allows vehicles to commu...

Sep 2 2016, 7:56am CDT

Google Shelves Project Ara Modular Smartphones Plans

Google Shelves Project Ara Modular Smartphones Plans

Google has canceled its plans to manufacture its Project Ara modular smartphone....

Sep 2 2016, 6:41am CDT

Internet, Smartphones can Boost Healthy Lifestyle

Internet, Smartphones can Boost Healthy Lifestyle

Internet- and mobile-based programmes can help people adopt healthy lifestyle, become more physically active, eat healthy and...

Sep 1 2016, 10:31pm CDT

Smartphones Hinder Child Pedestrian Crossing Abilities

Smartphones Hinder Child Pedestrian Crossing Abilities

It has been found that cell phone convo presents some substantial obstacles to pedestrian children who are crossing the road....

Aug 31 2016, 1:13pm CDT

Not Using a Smartphone Makes You More Productive

Not Using a Smartphone Makes You More Productive

Smartphones, something that many people can't imagine working without, might actually make people less productive, according to...

Aug 30 2016, 4:52pm CDT

Apple iPhones Failing more than Android Smartphones: Study

Apple iPhones Failing more than Android Smartphones: Study

Editor's Note: My iPhone 6s never fails. Not sure what people do with their iPhones to break them....

Aug 26 2016, 2:43am CDT

Newer, Better, Longer Lasting Batteries for Smartphones Due Next Year

Newer, Better, Longer Lasting Batteries for Smartphones Due Next Year

A US startup is brewing something that so many of us have been asking for: a new battery that has twice the capacity of the lit...

Aug 23 2016, 6:01pm CDT

2020 Olympic Medals Made of Crushed Smartphones

2020 Olympic Medals Made of Crushed Smartphones

Earlier, we talked about Japan's teaser for the 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo. The nation is planning on leaning heavily on techno...

Aug 22 2016, 9:26pm CDT

Samsung to Sell High-End Refurbished Phones

Samsung to Sell High-End Refurbished Phones

Samsung is going to announce an official refurbished phone programming in the coming days. The program, which could launch "as...

Aug 22 2016, 8:01pm CDT

Huawei P9 and HTC 10 voted best smartphones in Europe

Huawei P9 and HTC 10 voted best smartphones in Europe

The European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA) recently held its annual Best Mobile Device Awards.The best European Consumer...

Aug 17 2016, 1:14pm CDT

Olympians Can Play Pokemon Go on Galaxy S7 Smartphones Courtesy of Samsung

Olympians Can Play Pokemon Go on Galaxy S7 Smartphones Courtesy of Samsung

Samsung gives all 12,500 Olympians a Galaxy S7 edge Olympic Games Limited Edition mobile phones....

Aug 4 2016, 3:19am CDT

Ringing Bells to deliver 65,000 more Freedom 251 Smartphones

Ringing Bells to deliver 65,000 more Freedom 251 Smartphones

After delivering the first 5,000 'Freedom 251' smartphones, Ringing Bells on Monday announced it would deliver 65,000 more de...

Aug 1 2016, 1:51pm CDT

Smartphones Based Exercises May Cheer Your Mood

Smartphones Based Exercises May Cheer Your Mood

Smartphone based exercises that are brief as well as directed can help quickly improve our mood, says an interesting study. Sma...

Jul 28 2016, 8:40pm CDT

OLED to Take over LCD Display in Smartphones in 2020

OLED to Take over LCD Display in Smartphones in 2020

Organic light-emitting diode (OLED) displays will replace liquid crystal display (LCD) screens as the leading smartphone displ...

Jul 28 2016, 5:34am CDT

Nokia Comeback with Two Smartphones

Nokia Comeback with Two Smartphones

Finnish telecommunications giant Nokia is all set to make a smartphone comeback with two new Android 7.0 Nougat devices by the...

Jul 23 2016, 9:41pm CDT

Xiaomi has sold 110 Million Redmi Smartphones Globally Since 2013

Xiaomi has sold 110 Million Redmi Smartphones Globally Since 2013

Xiaomi's Hugo Barra reveals impressive Xiaomi phone sales number....

Jul 11 2016, 1:58am CDT