What to Expect from Samsung at MWC

Samsung is coming off the back of a terrible 2014 and the pressure is most definitely on for the South Korean giant. Yes, the company is still the largest smartphone maker in the world, but increasingly its market share is being infringed upon by major rivals such as Apple, Xiaomi, and LG. Worse, this decline is happening in key markets while those rivals appear to be going from strength to strength. As far a company that brings home...

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Sony Xperia Z3 Getting Lollipop Soon

A lot of flagship smartphones are already updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop, while others are receiving their upgrade in the coming weeks. Sony has been pretty quiet regarding when the Xperia Z3 will receive the latest and greatest of Google’s software. The company confirmed when Android launched that the Z3 would get it, but since then nothing has happened. That looks as though it will change pretty soon though. It is now looking as...

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HTC Butterfly 3 in the Works

HTC’s upcoming One M9 flagship is grabbing all the headlines at the moment, but the Taiwanese company has plenty of other smartphones in the works too, such as a new Butterfly. While the One series is the bona fide flagship from HTC, the Butterfly devices have proved to be competent attempts at high end smartphones themselves. The company is now planning the Butterfly 3 according to tipster @Upleaks. The Butterfly 3 will be a very...

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Samsung Already Planning Tizen Z1 Followup

Samsung does not like to hang around and the company has already said that it plans to launch numerous smartphones (and indeed products) carrying its Tizen platform this year. The first Tizen based smartphone, the Samsung Z1, launched back in January and reports suggest that the Korean company is already planning a follow up. Many reports today are suggesting that Samsung is already planning the sequel for Z1 and that it may launch...

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Sprint LG G3 Gets Android Lollipop

Sprint has confirmed that it is currently sending out Android 5.0 Lollipop to its customers running the LG G3 flagship smartphone. The update is available OTA and comes with a slew of new features, such as the bunch of new additions in the Android Lollipop experience. Those include Android TV support, Lollipop Material Design, Project Volta improved battery life, and enhancements to notifications and a new “Recent Apps” menu. The new...

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AT&T’s Special Blackberry Passport Arriving this Month

AT&T revealed in January that it would be carrying the Blackberry Passport and the newly launched Blackberry Classic, with the former getting an exclusive redesign for the second largest carrier in the US. Ma Bell has now announced when those devices will be available to purchase, with both available starting from this coming Friday, February 20. The AT&T Blackberry Passport is slightly different to the international version...

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