Rumors: new LG Smartwatch and iPhone 6 photos appear online

If the rumors are true we just got two pictures of two separate new devices....one from Apple the iPhone 6 and one from LG, the LG G Watch. The iPhone is rumored to be a "prototype dummy" and the LG G Watch picture is a confirmed photo that comes directly from the LG themselves. Other than the above photo, there wasn't a whole lot of information, so there isn't really a lot learn. All we know is that the G Watch will launch this...

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Rumor: Amazon Smartphone to Launch Within Next Six Months

Amazon.com is HUGE and seems to have their hands in everything and now it finally seems that last year's rumor that they are going to start to make smartphones are about to come true. According to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (who has predicted almost every major Apple launch in the past few years)  suppliers are starting to gear now to "assembly to 300-600k units." According to Ming-Chi-Kuo “We predict Amazon (US) will launch...

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Dear Smartwatches: I Don’t Get You

With Google's announcement of a new smartwatch version of Android, there's no doubt that smartwatches are here to stay. Google managed to make a smartwatch look like, well, a watch that you would actually want to wear. However, therein lies the problem - it's a watch. Smartphones do so much these days that the entire point of them is to carry less devices on us, not more; so why would I start moving backwards now?  I know the entire...

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Confirmation of Windows Phone 8.1 Coming From Microsoft

While there have been many leaks of the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 update, Microsoft has not said a word on this new build. Understandably, they are waiting on the upcoming Build 2014 to reveal the new OS all at once. However, Microsoft has confirmed Windows Phone 8.1 with a minor slip in the store in the "works with" section. As you can see, apps now show that they will have Windows Phone 8.1 compatibility. This started showing up...

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Micro USB Chargers Could Be the Mandatory Charger in the EU by 2017

It looks like the days of wondering if your old devices charging cable will play nice with your new device could be a thing of the past in Europe very shortly. According to a report it seems that the European Parliament is very close to making the Micro USB the standard when it comes to phone chargers. The European Parliament has voted to support a draft of such a law, and next it is headed to the Council of Ministers. If this draft...

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