Blackberry uses internet comment section to talk up Passport
Jul22

Blackberry uses internet comment section to talk up Passport

Blackberry has embarked on a bizarre marketing ploy to show that its Passport smartphone is winning customers back from iOS and Android. The company has lagged behind Apple and Google in the mobile platform market and has even slipped behind Microsoft's Windows Phone. Arriving late for the smartphone touch screen boom, the company formerly known as RIM has slipped from its pedestal and now relies on enterprise and not hardware to stay...

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Has Microsoft Set Nokia Up for a Comeback?
Jul21

Has Microsoft Set Nokia Up for a Comeback?

Microsoft has made a few "bold moves" in the past few weeks including the announcement that they will no longer be producing feature phones including the popular and successful Asha and S40 devices. Not only that but as part of the massive layoffs they have let go the teams that work on those devices. You may be thinking how does all this help Nokia?  As part of the Microsoft buyout Nokia is not allowed to make smartphones until 2016,...

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Take a peek at HTC’s smart watch
Jul21

Take a peek at HTC’s smart watch

HTC's first assault on the wearable market will come later in the year when the company releases its first smart watch. The device is shrouded in mystery, but according to noted tipster, Evleaks, the image you see above is what HTC's wrist device will look like. The Taiwanese company has gained a reputation in recent years for its high end design, especially on its HTC One M7 and M8 flagship smartphones. Indeed, in many ways last...

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This is NVIDIA’s new tablet
Jul18

This is NVIDIA’s new tablet

NVIDIA's recent hardware output has failed to strike a chord with consumers, but the chip manufacturer is not turning its back on tablets just yet. A leak of the company's next slate has trickled online and shows a rather plain looking product, but hey appearances can be deceptive right? The Android tablet is being called the "Shield Tablet" and it is rocking the portrait bezel speakers we have seen on previous NVIDIA efforts. This...

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Sony rolls out Android 4.4 for Xperia Z2
Jul18

Sony rolls out Android 4.4 for Xperia Z2

Sony has today announced the latest update for its Xperia Z2 flagship, giving the handset Android 4.4 KitKat and bringing it up to speed with rival devices. It struck us as odd that Sony did not release the Z2 with KitKat in the first place and the company has been unusually slow bumping it to Android 4.4. We hope the Japanese giant is a little quicker in rolling out new Android versions when it releases the Xperia Z3 later in the...

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