IDC: 1.44 Billion Smartphones Shipped in 2015
Feb01

IDC: 1.44 Billion Smartphones Shipped in 2015

Smartphone sales a continuing their record breaking yearly trajectory says the IDC and the market is showing little signs of slowing, even though it should be. Indeed, considering around 25% of the world’s population now owns a smartphone, there seems to be little more room for growth. However, the nature of the smartphone market that sees consumers want to upgrade yearly still works hugely in its favor. That’s the news from the IDC,...

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Xiaomi Mi 5 Coming to MWC
Jan31

Xiaomi Mi 5 Coming to MWC

We have waited ever so long for Xiaomi to finally launch the Mi 5 flagship, and after a year it seems the Chinese company will be unveiling the device next month, with the handset due to be launched at MWC in Barcelona. To add fuel to the fire, a box that seems to be for the Xiaomi Mi 5 when it is sold at retail locations. As we know by now, and as the box suggests, the Mi 5 will be like all Xiaomi handsets and will only be launched...

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Amazon’s Black Friday Deal Announced
Nov18

Amazon’s Black Friday Deal Announced

Amazon doesn’t really need Black Friday to run a deal, the online retail giant is always having offers, especially for mobile apps (really, every Android users should get Amazon’s Store for this reason alone). However, when Black Friday does come around Amazon goes suitably deal crazy, and 2015 will be no different judging by these announced offers. Discounts are not just limited to electronics, but if you are after a good deal on...

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Snapdragon 820 Chipset Unveiled by Qualcomm
Nov10

Snapdragon 820 Chipset Unveiled by Qualcomm

Qualcomm is waving goodbye to the Snapdragon 810 as its flagship and has today launched the Snapdragon 820, a new flagship chipset. Needless to say, the curtain being raised on Qualcomm’s new silicon has wide implications for the rest of the smartphone market as many of the next generation of top line handsets will be carrying this processor. Xiaomi has confirmed in no uncertain terms that it is holding off launching its Mi 5 flagship...

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Google Tweet Lands Company in Trouble with Nexus Consumers
Nov06

Google Tweet Lands Company in Trouble with Nexus Consumers

Liar, liar, pants on fire. Google has got itself into some trouble with consumers who have recently bought the LG Nexus 5X and Huawei Nexus 6P smartphones, and it’s all over a tweet. The Android company behind the Nexus handsets said that it was shipping orders on a first come, first serve basis. However, consumers were quick to point out that is not the case at all. After the tweet was sent out, consumer started showing proof that...

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