Huawei P9 phone has Kirin 955
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 10:06

Huawei P9 phone has Kirin 955


16nm FinFet plus 2.5Ghz 5.2 inch phone

Huawei is working on a Huawei P9 flagship phone that has a 5.2 Full HD 1920x1980 display and 2.5Ghz Kirin 955 SoC.

Galaxy S7, Edge pictured
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 15 February 2016 11:25

Galaxy S7, Edge pictured


Looks the same as last year

One of the most famous leakers in the mobile phone industry Evan Blass has shown the final pictures of Galaxy S7 Edge and S7

Apple Music has 11 million subscribers
Published in News
Monday, 15 February 2016 10:28

Apple Music has 11 million subscribers


But Spotify is still the market leader with 20 million.

Apple is claiming that its Apple Music product has 11 million subscribers – slightly half of what its main rival Spotify can come up with.

Asics acquires Runkeeper for $85 million
Published in Wearables
Monday, 15 February 2016 10:22

Asics acquires Runkeeper for $85 million


Buying the software to get the hardware running

Asiscs has announced that it acquired Runkeeper fitness tracking software for $85 million.

Gionee Elife S8 Helio P10 launches at MWC
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 12 February 2016 15:49

Gionee Elife S8 Helio P10 launches at MWC


Confirmed, but shipping in March…

Gionee Elife S8 will launch at the Mobile World Congress 2016 and the company has sent invitations. The phone will launch on Monday February 22, but it will ship at a later date.

Doogee F7 is affordable Helio X20
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 12 February 2016 15:20

Doogee F7 is affordable Helio X20


$169.99 killer price

The Meizu MX6 and MX6 Mini might be the biggest design wins that the Helio X20 might get but Doogee F7 might be the most affordable one. The company is expected to launch its Doogee F7 in Q2 2016 and sell it for $169.99 killer price.

Snapdragon Wear 2100 is the new smartwatch SoC
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 11 February 2016 14:21

Snapdragon Wear 2100 is the new smartwatch SoC


30 per cent smaller, 25  per cent better battery

After years of  the Snapdragon 400 being Qualcomm's only SoC for wearable devices, the company has announced a successor – Snapdragon Wear 2100.

Qualcomm announces 1 Gbps X16 modem
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 11 February 2016 13:36

Qualcomm announces 1 Gbps X16 modem


14nm, available in 2H 2016

Qualcomm has finally launched what it thinks will be the next milestone in the LTE modem speed – a Gigabit Class LTE Chipset with download speeds of up to 1 Gbps.

LG G5 with touch cover benchmarked
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 11 February 2016 12:17

LG G5 with touch cover benchmarked


Good scores

The LG G5 is shipping with a Snapdragon 820 CPU and an "always on" feature that will give you a glimpse into the most important information.Now its benchmark scores have been leaked and it is looking rather good.

Vevo updates Android and Apple TV applications
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Thursday, 11 February 2016 09:30

Vevo updates Android and Apple TV applications


Instagram-like user interface for everyone

Following the release of an updated iOS application, Vevo has just released a native tvOS Apple TV and Android TV application packed with similar features.