Blackberry’s Passport sells out

Blackberry’s Passport sells out
The newly announced Blackberry Passport has not only seen interest rise again in the Canadian company, but it has also seen its newest device run out of stock.Blackberry’s chief executive officer, John Chen, announced the company’s first quarter earnings for 2015, stating that not only did the Blackberry Passport sell out just hours after going on sale, but another 200,000 orders were placed for those…

What is actually inside the iPhone 6?

What is actually inside the iPhone 6?
Following the release of the highly anticipated iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, you may find it slightly alarming that someone would want to actually open up their brand new handset. But that’s exactly what the team at iFixit did when they got their hands on Apple’s latest creation.Firstly, after opening the iPhone 6, the team were surprised by how similar the layout was to…

HTC about to up the ante with a new camera?

HTC about to up the ante with a new camera?
For extreme sports fans the world over, no camera is better equipped to capture some of their adrenaline pumping moments than the GoPro - the popular helmet mounted snapper that has produced some of the most heart-stopping footage seen in recent years. But it seems one of the world's biggest smartphone manufacturers is looking to challenge GoPro with a similar device of its own. While it…

Qualcomm: ‘8 billion smartphones to be sold in 5 years’

Qualcomm: ‘8 billion smartphones to be sold in 5 years’
When Apple lifted the lid on the Apple Watch at its annual release conference in Cupertino on Tuesday (September 9th), it became the latest in a long line of smartphone companies to release companion wearables that both complement and add extra features to smartphone capabilities.But will this be the way the humble phone moves in years to come? As more functionality becomes available on smart…

Why the iPhone 6 Plus is a signal of intent from Apple

Why the iPhone 6 Plus is a signal of intent from Apple
When Apple boss Tim Cook to the stage at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino last night (September 9th), it all felt quite familiar. Year in-year out, the company chooses September to launch its latest devices to the public, with the new iPhones - although perennially popular - often being criticised for lacking any major changes on the devices that preceded them.However,…

Apple iPhone 6 launch: What can we expect to see?

Apple iPhone 6 launch: What can we expect to see?
Apple is set to launch its new smartphone at its traditional launch event in San Francisco later today (September 9th), and while the company has remained characteristically tight-lipped about what we can all expect to see this year, rumours suggest that it could be the biggest smartphone release ever for the Cupertino giant. For the last few months, there has been talk of two phones of…

Is camera giant Polaroid about to step into the smartphone world?

Is camera giant Polaroid about to step into the smartphone world?
It is best known for its instant cameras and the iconic type of photographs that were printed by the aforementioned devices, but according to new leaks, it seems that Polaroid is about to dip its toe into the smartphone pool for the first time this year. In the last few years, it would be safe to say that Polaroid has somewhat flown under the radar. The…