New prime Samsung Galaxy leak appears to quash QHD dream

New prime Samsung Galaxy leak appears to quash QHD dream
For the last few months, rumours have been pretty persistent when it comes to Samsung, with most people expecting to see the Korean firm come up with a successor to the Samsung Galaxy S5 that would help address some of the issues that fans had, such as the poor build quality compared to its competitors.There were also heavy rumours that Samsung itself wanted to look…

The rising importance of mobile in the age of social media

The rising importance of mobile in the age of social media
Social media is a big deal for the majority of us. Almost everyone uses Facebook, and most people use Twitter, but it seems that the way people access these popular sites is changing, with the smartphone's importance becoming more and more pronounced in recent times, according to social media's powerhouse itself. A report released this week by Facebook showed that people are starting to ditch the…

Early reports suggest Apple is confident ahead of iPhone 6 launch

Early reports suggest Apple is confident ahead of iPhone 6 launch
We are expecting to see its latest flagship smartphone released some time around the end of September - most likely September 19th logically - and it seems that Apple is confident that 2014 will see one of its biggest launches ever, if early reports are to be believed.The Wall Street Journal has reported that Apple is gearing up for one of its busiest product releases…

Has Apple solved the battery problem for its new phablet?

Has Apple solved the battery problem for its new phablet?
We don't yet know that Apple will definitely be bringing a phablet to the market this year, although rumours have been rife that it is working on a standard 4.7-inch version of its new iPhone 6, as well as a much larger 5.5-inch phablet, and as it gets closer to the release in September, this speculation won't die down.One of the latest stories to suggest…

Is Microsoft set to give us a Lumia with the best of both worlds?

Is Microsoft set to give us a Lumia with the best of both worlds?
When Nokia and Microsoft formed a partnership earlier this year, it was announced that the former would be releasing no more devices with its own branding, instead going down the route of branding all phones as Windows Phone devices. It was a move that made sense, bringing together the device itself and the software that powers it, the Windows Phone OS. However, there were many questions…

More rumours as Samsung Galaxy F speculation refuses to die down

More rumours as Samsung Galaxy F speculation refuses to die down
Samsung may still be denying that it even exists, but yet more rumours are coming out about the Samsung Galaxy F/Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime, with many bloggers now touting it as the handset that Samsung will seek to use to battle the Apple iPhone 6 when the new flagship Apple handset launches in September.Speculation has been rife that Samsung is looking to release an upgraded…

Is flagship mad Sony ready to go again with another Xperia device?

Is flagship mad Sony ready to go again with another Xperia device?
Many were perplexed earlier this year when Sony released the Sony Xperia Z2 less than six months after it had launched the previous flagship handset in the shape of the Xperia Z1.And now it appears the flagship mad Japanese firm may be ready to oust the Z2 merely months after its own release, with rumours rife that the Sony Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact are…

Google and Samsung: The new flagship and the worst kept secret

Google and Samsung: The new flagship and the worst kept secret
When it comes to the world of smartphones, there are few companies that even come close to being able to compete with the might of Samsung and Google, with the smartphone giant and Android developer both coming top of their class in their chosen specialist field.However, while they are often working in perfect synergy to bring some of the best smartphones around to the market,…