News: Mobile Phones
Friday, 1 Aug 2014
A Senior Vice President at Samsung's mobile-communications business revealed to investors that the company plans to launch two new high-end smartphones in the next six months to stem falling sales and maintain its lead in the smartphone market.
According to MacRumors, Apple is planning a launch event for the iPhone 6 on September 16, with retail availability slated for October 14.
Japanese telco KDDI has unveiled a new HTC model, the J Butterfly, which is actually a waterproof One (M8) in disguise.
Thursday, 31 Jul 2014
Microsoft has announced the first update to Windows Phone 8.1, which is due next week for developers in the preview program.
Samsung has unveiled a new color for its affordable and mid-range GALAXY Grand 2 smartphone, and that color is gold.
According to GSMArena, HTC has sent out press invites for a launch event in New York City on August 19, where the company is likely to launch the One (M8) with Windows Phone 8.1.
Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014
It appears that HTC still has faith in Windows Phone being a viable business opportunity, which is why they're going to be making one as part of the HTC One line.
Xiaomi recently announced that the first batch of Mi 4 smartphones sold out in China under 40 seconds, although it did not reveal how many units were made available.
In keeping with the tradition of taking shots at one another, Microsoft's latest TV spot has some fun at Siri's expense.
Officers in the U.K. will now require drivers who were involved in an accident to surrender their mobile phones as part of a crackdown aimed at cutting down accidents caused by calling and texting while driving.