News tagged ‘smartphone’

Friday, 21 Dec 2012

Instagram Regresses Terms of Service After Public Outcry

Instagram Regresses Terms of Service After Public Outcry

Instagram's co-founder, Kevin Systrom, has just done a 360-degree turnabout, stating that they will be reverting "this advertising section to the original version that has been in effect since we launched the service in October 2010", after a massive outcry over the recent changes.

Samsung Presenting 5.5-inch Flexible Display with 720p Resolution at CES 2013

Samsung Presenting 5.5-inch Flexible Display with 720p Resolution at CES 2013

Samsung Mobile has stated that they will be showcasing a 5.5-inch flexible display with 720p resolution and 267ppi at CES 2013. This is not the first time that Samsung will be showing off its arsenal of flexible displays - back at last year's CES, they showed off a smaller 4.5-inch WVGA screen.

First BlackBerry 10 Phone to be Named Z10

First BlackBerry 10 Phone to be Named Z10

RIM's (Research in Motion) first BlackBerry 10 phone will be called Z10, and will come in black and white variants.

Thursday, 20 Dec 2012

iOS 6 Adoption Soars 29% After Release of Google Maps

iOS 6 Adoption Soars 29% After Release of Google Maps

The release of Google Maps caused iOS 6 adoption to jump 29% within five days.

HTC Said to Scrap Plans for a Big Screen WP8 Device

HTC Said to Scrap Plans for a Big Screen WP8 Device

HTC is said to have scrapped plans for a big screen WP8 device due to the limitation of the mobile platform.

Wednesday, 19 Dec 2012

5-inch Huawei Ascend D2 with 13-Megapixel Camera to Be Unveiled at CES 2013

5-inch Huawei Ascend D2 with 13-Megapixel Camera to Be Unveiled at CES 2013

First unveiled in China at the end of October, the Huawei Ascend D2 sets to impress with a 5-inch screen (1080p), Huawei's own quad-core 1.5GHz processor, a 13-megapixel camera and a huge 3000mAh battery at CES 2013.

Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012

Amazon Smartphone Reportedly Set for Mid-2013 Launch

Amazon Smartphone Reportedly Set for Mid-2013 Launch

According to Taiwan Economic News, the online retail giant has allegedly contracted Foxconn to built its Kindle smartphone and will have therm ready for a mid-2013 launch.

Specs of HTC M7 Revealed, Expected Launch at MWC 2013

Specs of HTC M7 Revealed, Expected Launch at MWC 2013

HTC's upcoming flagship model, the M7, is said to be equipped with industry leading specs such as a second generation Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 quad-core processor.

Friday, 14 Dec 2012

HTC to Bump Up Shipments of Butterfly to Meet Strong Demand

HTC to Bump Up Shipments of Butterfly to Meet Strong Demand

HTC is seeing strong demand for the J Butterfly in Japan. The company is planning to boost shipments to the country and other markets.

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Viddy, "Instagram for Videos" App, Comes to Android

Somewhat likened to "the Instagram for video capturing", Viddy, now available on Android, allows users to apply 10 different filters as well as add songs to their 15-sec recorded clips before sharing them with other Viddy users and on different social networks.

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