Older Sony Xperia Z and Xperia Z1 Smartphones get Android Lollipop
May21

Older Sony Xperia Z and Xperia Z1 Smartphones get Android Lollipop

Sony has already updated its flagship Xperia Z3 devices to Android 5.0 Lollipop and now the company is bringing the software to its older Xperia Z devices. The company has started rolling out Android 5.0.2 Lollipop to the Xperia Z, ZR, Z1, Z1 Compact, and Z Ultra starting this week. The firmware builds in question are 14.5.A.0.270 for the Xperia Z1 devices and 10.6.A.0.454 for the Xperia Z series smartphones. Sony has published the...

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Here’s Why Phone Design Doesn’t Matter
May21

Here’s Why Phone Design Doesn’t Matter

If there is one thing I use to LOVE about new devices when they first got introduced was design.  There are magic designs out there.  The HTC One is still a piece of art work, the latest Galaxy device is nice, iPhone's (while I hate the OS) are very well crafted and designed devices.  But something has changed in the past few years that made all of this design obsolete. Yup that's right somewhere along the way smartphone OEM's have...

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Android Wear 5.1.1 Lands on Compatible Smartwatches
May20

Android Wear 5.1.1 Lands on Compatible Smartwatches

The company said the upgrade will be rolling out in stages so you may not be seeing it right away. However, Mountain View pointed out that some may be waiting days or even weeks to get the newest build of Android Wear. As we have written before, this is the build that brings with it Wi-Fi support, with users able to sync to their smartphones without using a Bluetooth connection. It is worth mentioning that only four current Android...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini Getting Android 5.0 this Quarter
May20

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini Getting Android 5.0 this Quarter

Samsung has done a good job updating a lot of its devices to Android 5.0 Lollipop, but the company has a huge array of smartphones, many of which are still lacking Lollipop. For example the Galaxy S5 Mini has yet to get an upgrade to Android 5.0 and is still knocking around on good old Android 4.4.2 KitKat. That is about to change though as Samsung Denmark confirmed the software is imminent on the device. It was already known that the...

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Iron Man Galaxy S6 Edge Confirmed by Samasung
May15

Iron Man Galaxy S6 Edge Confirmed by Samasung

Samsung has their hands in the new blockbuster movie hit the Avengers which lead to rumors that they will be making special edition Galaxy S6 Edge devices.   There was even fan made concepts on what this device would look like.  Now Samsung has confirm indeed this device is coming. The above photo was posted by the official Samsung Tomorrow Twitter page. While it's only a box for now it's proof that at least an iron man device is...

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10 Core Devices Coming Soon to a Pocket Near You
May13

10 Core Devices Coming Soon to a Pocket Near You

For all of you out there with your Octo core phones with 4Gb of RAM guess what?  Your phone is now officially outdated.  That's right the same company that brought you the first Octo core processor for your phones Mediatek has new launched a deca-core processor.  That's right a 10 core processor. What the heck would you do with ten cores anyway?  Well truth be told nothing.  In fact there is a pretty slim chance that all ten cores...

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