Metal Samsung Galaxy S5 rumors heat up once again

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Samsung may tap Catcher Technology Co. for the task of creating a metal casing for the rumored Galaxy S5, reports Taipei Times. As the company who create the case for the MacBook Air and iPad Mini, Catcher also supplies casings for HTC’s smartphones. Rumors of a metal Samsung Galaxy S5 ...

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Samsung prepping Galaxy Note 3 with flexible display, rumor says

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Samsung will introduce a special version of the Galaxy Note 3 that features a flexible, unbreakable display, reports Korean news site Chosun. Citing sources such as the OLED Association, it is rumored to be the first phone to include an flexible YOUM display. According to OLED-info, Samsung may ...

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Motorola issues update to Moto X with eye on camera enhancement

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Motorola began issuing a software update to the T-Mobile version of the Moto X which includes notable enhancements to the camera app. According to Motorola’s change log, the improvements include white balance performance, low-light  focus, and faster switching between rear and front ...

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Oppo N1 introduced with swivel camera, official support for CyanogenMod

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Chinese hardware maker Oppo pulled the curtain back on its latest flagship smartphone, the Oppo N1. Powered by a 1.7GHz quad-core Snapdragon 600 processor, the handset boasts a 5.9-inch 1080p display, 2GB RAM, and a 13-megapixel camera. Not just any camera, mind you, but one that rotates ...

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Sprint: Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear due on October 4

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Sprint announced on Monday that both the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear will be available Friday, October 4. The smartphone will be offered in Classic White and Jet Black and will cost $349.99 qualified two-year service agreement. As for the wearable tech Galaxy Gear, Sprint will sell it ...

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Alleged Android 4.4 KitKat screens emerge over weekend

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Got your salt shaker handy? Good, you’ll need it for this one. A 9to5Google source provided a handful of screens of what is reported to be Android 4.4 KitKat over the weekend. They look convincing, sure, but there are also tiny details that give pause for concern. You’ll notice in ...

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LG debuts 5.2-inch Vu 3 for Korea

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LG announced on Monday that a 5.2-inch Vu 3 will make its way to Korea later in September. The Vu 3 is an Android 4.2 Jelly Bean device with a 1280×960 resolution display, a 2.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, and 13-megapixel rear camera. Featuring a number of LG custom ...

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Nestle rep ‘confirms’ October debut of Android 4.4 KitKat

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As if we needed further proof of that Google will officially bring Android 4.4 into the world next month, we have a Nestle representative echoing the recent rumor. According to an employee on Nestle’s German Facebook team, the KitKat release will come in October. Now, it’s entirely ...

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Oppo may announce CyanogenMod smartphone on September 23

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Check out the short teaser clip that Oppo posted online just a few hours back. Yes, that’s CyanogenMod’s own Steve Kondik telling the world that he’s excited to attend the Oppo event in Beijing on September 23. The description listed in the YouTube video? “OPPO + ...

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Autumn Dynasty arrives on Android on September 25

Autumn Dynasty is a revolutionary game that has players take command of the armies of the Autumn Empire. Paint battle plans directly onto the map and command armies using simple gestures- imagine a Chinese painting spring to life with the strategy of 4X games like Age of Empires. The controls ...

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Get 10GB of Google Drive storage for free

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Google is offering 10GB of free Drive storage for anyone who signs into the now free Quickoffice mobile app before September 26, 2013. Indeed, this works for both the Android and the iOS client. While we’re on the topic of free stuff, if you sign in to your Google Account from the new ...

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HTC rumored as CyanogenMod’s official hardware partner

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UPDATE: Things are looking good for an OPPO announcement on September 23! New water cooler chatter suggests that CyanogenMod will tap HTC as the official OEM partner of the CM phone.  A member of Ruliweb forums posits that this deal, which is expected to wrap soon, can be pieced together by a ...

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Sprint debuts ‘One Up’ yearly upgrade program

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Sprint announced on Friday that it has joined the other top carriers with an annual trade-in/upgrade program. Called “One Up” it lets customers trade their device in once every 12 months just so long as they have made that many consecutive payments. The One Up plan runs $65 per ...

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Moto X Developer Edition (CDMA) already out of stock

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In just the few days since its release Motorola’s new Moto X Developer Edition has already sold through. Priced at $649.99, the Verizon-ready smartphone with an unlockable bootloader seems to be pretty popular. It’s unclear as to how many of these were made available to start with ...

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ThemerApp public beta to commence October 1

The team at MyColorScreen is anxious to pull the curtain back on their Themer App for Android. An email going out today advises that the launch of the public beta will commence on October 1. Thanks again for your interest in Themer! We wanted to let you know that we’ll be starting our ...

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