Apple has best ever launch weekend

Apple has best ever launch weekend
It seems that, despite losing its dominant share of the smartphone market, people around the world still can't wait to get their hands on brand new Apple mobile phones.The company has announced that the latest iPhone launch has broken records for the firm, with more than nine million handsets being sold over its debuting weekend. According to Apple, the successful release of the iPhone 5S…

Nestle indicate release for Android KitKat?

Nestle indicate release for Android KitKat?
Nestle Germany appears to have confirmed that Android's next mobile phone operating system will be arriving next month.Replying to a curious user, the chocolate company posted on its Facebook wall that "Android 4.4 KIT KAT is available in October". The date appears to coincide with another big industry event which has been suggested to be scheduled for this time. Rumours indicate that Google is planning an…

Security issues with Apple’s iOS 7

Security issues with Apple’s iOS 7
The launch of the operating system has reportedly caused the biggest surges in web traffic around the world, however, it appears that there could be a security flaw in the iOS 7 mobile phone operating system.It didn't take people long to work out that Apple had let something slip through the net and access can be granted to the device without needing a passcode. It's…

Apple’s iPhone 5S and 5C go on sale

Apple’s iPhone 5S and 5C go on sale
Australian Apple fans have been the first to get their hands on the firm's brand new mobile phones.Both the flagship iPhone 5S and the cheaper iPhone 5C have launched in Australia as the duo of devices roll out around the world.As you may expect, the launch had people in several countries queuing around the block for hours to be one of the first to get…

Windows Phone 8 gets security accreditation

Windows Phone 8 gets security accreditation
The US government has awarded Microsoft the highest level of security accreditation for its mobile phone operating system Windows Phone 8.It gained FIPS 140-2 accreditation from the US government, which means that it can be used by employees of any organisation that demands watertight security for their mobile devices.Microsoft isn't the first smartphone company to gain this level of accreditation from the US government. Canadian…

Nokia Lumia 1520 to hit October 22nd

Nokia Lumia 1520 to hit October 22nd
Nokia has taken to social media to confirm the rumours that it would be unveiling its next Lumia mobile phone on October 22nd.The Finnish firm tweeted the announcement along with a picture of sand dunes, which would be an unusual setting for the company's event. Nokia's rumoured phablet was thought to be released on September 26th, but it appears that users will have to wait…

Nexus 4 sells out

Nexus 4 sells out
The 16GB version of Google's Nexus 5 mobile phone has sold and, according to the Verge, the search engine giant has no plans to bring in any more.It isn't surprising as the company said the same thing when the 8GB version sold out fast after US customers got a significant price cut. A few markets have a number of devices in-stock but, when these sell…

iOS 7 arrives tomorrow

iOS 7 arrives tomorrow
Apple users around the globe will be eagerly waiting for the release of the company's next major mobile phone software update. The next instalment for the operating system, iOS 7, is due to be released tomorrow (September 18th), though the exact time is unclear. Judging by the time when iOS 6 was released for download last year, you could assume it will be available at…