HTC M4 to ship in June

HTC M4 to ship in June
Australian stores expect to receive the HTC One on Tuesday (April 23rd), but rumours are now circulating about when the company's lower-end mobile phone will arrive.According to Digitimes, the suppliers of the metal-alloy case believe the device will be shipping 700,000 units sometime between now and June. It is expected this would be just before an official launch, but there has been no official statement…

Nokia Lumia goes metal

Nokia Lumia goes metal
Mobile phone users are superficial when it comes to the high-end smartphone market and it has been one of the aspects that has kept company Nokia in the running.The firm has always excelled at producing smart-looking phones with their sleek, polycarbonate cases and curved edges like on the Nokia Lumia 920.However, the firm seems to be considering switching the popular look for a metal one…

Nokia is planning Galaxy Note competitor

Nokia is planning Galaxy Note competitor
Nokia is planning a large mobile phone to rival the Galaxy Note customers.The company is working on a large-screen smartphone to compete with the Galaxy Note, according to a report by the Financial Times.Sources informed the newspaper that the mega device will be part of the firm's Lumia range.It is also rumoured that the "Catwalk" will be joining the Lumia models as a lighter, more…

Amazon Appstore launches in Australia

Amazon Appstore launches in Australia
Amazon has announced that app developers can submit their software to its Appstore for mobile phone and tablet users to download.It is hoped that it would compete with its main rival, Google Play Store, as it is released in almost 200 countries and one of them is Australia.Other countries on the list include India, South Korea, Mexico, Brazil and Canada. Applications will be made available…

Huawei’s new gigantic phone hits Australia

Huawei’s new gigantic phone hits Australia
Huawei Mate is the new massive mobile phone from the Chinese company.It is equipped with a 6.1-inch screen, 1.5GHz quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of storage, all accompanied by an eight mega-pixel camera and a mega 4050 mAh battery.The company has created its own skin for the phone called "Emotion UI" that works similarly to Facebook Home, as it is embedded in the…

Nokia to boost camera app

Nokia to boost camera app
Mobile phone company Nokia plans to improve the camera app on the Windows Phone 8.The feature is fairly basic in terms of what its competitors offer, as it has very few options and controls for customers, but the firm want to address this issue.It will start to release the brand-new Nokia Smart Camera Lens in the next update, according to unknown sources at Unleash the…

Facebook Chat Heads for Android phones

Facebook Chat Heads for Android phones
Some users may not like the thought of a social networking site taking over their entire mobile phone as Facebook Home does, but now there appears to be another option.Facebook Chat Heads allows Android users to have the site's messenger feature on their phone's home space much like how text messages work on a device.The messenger works the way it does inside the website, but…

Nokia reportedly working on 41 mega-pixel camera

Nokia reportedly working on 41 mega-pixel camera
Nokia could be working on releasing another mobile phone with a 41 mega-pixel camera.This isn't a debut for the company as its Nokia 808 Pureview had this mega camera, but the device was let down by its operating system. The firm is now rumoured to be looking to release a modern Windows Phone 8 handset.Nokia is also testing two versions of the Eos smartphone; one…