First Post in the “What I Want” Series:  Color Changing Devices
Sep01

First Post in the “What I Want” Series: Color Changing Devices

With all the cool things that smart phones do these days there are still a few things that they don't do and for that I am starting a new series of posts called "What I Want". This will simply be my wish list of features I want. For the first in this series I am going to start with something simple that can be done RIGHT NOW if an OEM really wants too....color changing devices. My thought behind this is that every part of your...

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Lumia “Selfie” Tease for Microsoft September 4th Event
Sep01

Lumia “Selfie” Tease for Microsoft September 4th Event

With Apple's event coming up later this month on the 9th it's easy to forgot that Microsoft has an event coming up on the 4th. The rumor is that this event introducing the Microsoft Lumia 730/735 with it's key feature being a 5mp front facing camera. The above invitation that they sent out seems to confirm this rumor. Rumored specs for this device are as follows: 4.7-inch HD ClearBlack display Quad-core Snapdragon processor 1 GB of...

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iMark September 9th 2014 on Your Calendar
Aug29

iMark September 9th 2014 on Your Calendar

We all knew it was coming soon and now we have a date for the big Apple unveiling date of their new devices. Apple has sent out the above invite for it's next event where not only are they expected to launch at least one (if not two) iPhones and Apple is widely expected to get in the wearable game with the iWatch. Here's the latest rumor round up: Screen size 4.7 inch and 5.5 inch sapphire screen resolution of 1704 by 960 on the 4.7...

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Nokia to Still Make Windows Phone Devices After Microsoft Contract Expires?
Aug27

Nokia to Still Make Windows Phone Devices After Microsoft Contract Expires?

  Being a Nokia user since the mid-nineties I am trying to wait patiently to figure out what Nokia's next smartphone move will be in mid 2015/early 2016  when the company is completely free of its Microsoft contract. So I posed the question to Nokia Via Twitter and they responded.   As you can see from above they claim that they will be making Windows Phone devices when they can start making their own smartphones again. However...

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Huawei to No Longer Make Windows Phone “for now”
Aug25

Huawei to No Longer Make Windows Phone “for now”

One of Microsoft's plans going forward for the growth of Windows Phone is low end devices that will reach the emerging markets and the first time smartphone user. Well that plan just took a big time hit with phone manufacturer Huawei announcing they will no longer be making Windows Phone devices. Reason given? Windows Phone is "not profitable" for them. This is according to Richard Yu, the head of Huawei's consumer business group in...

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