Samsung targets Apple with the Galaxy Alpha
Jul16

Samsung targets Apple with the Galaxy Alpha

If we told you that there is a phone arriving with a metal chassis, a gold color option, and a rumoured 4.7-inch screen you would probably think we were talking about Apple's iPhone 6. Cupertino's next device will be all those things, but it seems another company is building a device that will match those features. Samsung's oft spoken of Galaxy Alpha will arrive with a 4.7-inch screen the Korea Herald is reporting, making it very...

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Windows Phone on the rise in emerging markets
Jul15

Windows Phone on the rise in emerging markets

Anyone who has watched the growth of Windows Phone over the last two years will know that the platform has matured nicely, even if it does not make much of an impact in key markets. In emerging economies though Microsoft's mobile OS is doing very well and is even enjoying more success than the iPhone in 24 locations around the world, while the general growth in these areas is also pleasing for Microsoft. During the company's Worldwide...

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South Korea FTC forces Google and Apple to change app refund practises
Jul08

South Korea FTC forces Google and Apple to change app refund practises

The FTC in South Korea may have done consumers all over the world a favour as the fair trade commission in the country has implemented changes to make getting app purchase refunds easier. We have all been burned by that app that looked great but wasn't, or worse simply didn't work, while stories are numerous of unwitting parents who have let their kids use their devices and rack up thousands of dollars in accidental purchases. In...

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This is the back plate for the iPhone 6
Jun26

This is the back plate for the iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 is running through mass production throughout July, which means the newest smartphone from Apple will launch this fall. It also means that the leaks are coming thick and fast, just like this latest image that reportedly shows the rear plate panel for the upcoming Cupertino flagship. The image is supposed to be the first video look we have seen of the actual metal back plate that will be on the latest edition to the iPhone...

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Two Cases for the iPhone 6 Leak Confirms New Sizes?

There have been many leaks over the past few months about the upcoming iPhone 6 the most radical change to the device is rumored to be a massive upgrade in size. Now there are these pictures of cases for the devices from a site called CookieCoffee which seems to confirm these rumors. The iPhone cases seem to look like the 4.7 inch size and the phablet size 5.5 inch device coming.  This would veer greatly from Apple's previous stand...

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