Intel announces 64-bit CPU’s for Android devices

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Mobile World Congress has something else up its sleeve for the Android world; not only have we seen Android powered Nokia devices, new Sony products, and more, but Intel have also just officially announced their new 64-bit processors. Intel have shown off two different chips named Merrifield ...

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French handset maker Wiko calls up first Tegra 4i LTE smartphone

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French handset maker Wiko Mobile has created Europe’s first smartphone with an integrated Tegra 4i LTE processor. Featuring a 4.7-inch 720p display, the Wiki WAX also provides users with an 8-megapixel rear camera, and LTE and HSPA+ support. The Tegra 4i processor is a quad-core CPU with ...

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YotaPhone debuts next-gen smartphone at MWC

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Yota Devices, the company behind the dual-display smartphone experience, has announced a second-generation device at Mobile World Congress. Key among the differences from the first model is that both the e-paper display and 5-inch AMOLED panel are touch. The phone itself is more curvy and ...

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Qualcomm rolls out 8-core Snapdragon 615 CPU

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Qualcomm on Monday kicked off Mobile World Congress with a pair of new mobile processors. Today sees the chipmaker adding the Snapdragon 615 and 610 to its lineup. The Snapdragon 615 is the company’s first commercial octa-core CPU solution with integrated LTE and 64-bit capabilities. ...

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Nokia debuts Android-powered X, X+, and XL

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All eyes were pointed at Nokia during Mobile World Congress for a glimpse at the long awaited “secret” Android powered devices the company was said to be working on. These were considered a last gasp effort at exploring Android before being absorbed by Microsoft. However, it seems ...

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LG G2 Android 4.4 KitKat update hitting UK in March

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Great news for the LG G2 owners in the UK, as LG have announced that they will begin rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat to its users as soon as March. The company says the update, above anything, significantly increases performance over the previous version of Android, and they’re touting it ...

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Huawei unveils MediaPad X1, the lightest 7-inch tablet in the market

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If you are a mobile industry enthusiast such as me then you’ve got to love MWC. Three days of pure mobile madness. The Chinese manufacturer announced four products during its press event; the MediaPad X1 and M1 tablets, 4G powered Ascend G6 and TalkBand B1 accessory. The device that draws ...

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Samsung announces Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo ahead of MWC

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Samsung on Saturday announced its next-gen smartwatch, the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo. Dropping the “Galaxy” moniker this time around, the pair of watches run Samsung’s own Tizen OS and not Android. Expected to arrive in April, the two devices share similar specifications. The key ...

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Glove fits users with the best carrier based on coverage needs [App of the Day]

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So your contract is up and you’re ready to switch to a new carrier, eh? Or, maybe you’ve gotten so aggravated with your providers data speeds that you’re ready to call it quits.  Before you sign any long-term agreements or commit to a particular wireless carrier, try out ...

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The future is awesome with Google’s Project Tango

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When Google recently sold Motorola to Lenovo, it kept the vey best part of the company for itself, the Advanced Technology and Projects group, which is working on the ambitious Project Ara modular smartphone. On Thursday, Google announced another project that the group has been busy with, known ...

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BitTorrent app updated with new design and better management

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Imagine how our lives will be without torrents? Hard to imagine, right? And thanks to BitTorrent app for Android, which made the downloading easy, but the application was missing some really important options, but not anymore. BitTorrent has updated their application for Android with a complete ...

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The week’s best Android rumors: Nexus 8, Galaxy S5, Android 4.5, Xperia Tablet Z2, and more

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HTC Desire 8 Some last minute specifications for the upcoming Desire 8 fill in some of the blanks from before. Assuming they’re accurate, we should see a 5.5-inch 720p HD display, 8GB storage, 1.5GB RAM, a 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front-facing camera, and microSD expansion. ...

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Google offers up public beta channel for Google Cast extension

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Like to get in on the ground floor and help shape the future of things to come? Maybe you’re the kind of person who wants to test out new software or hardware ahead of final, public release. Do you own a Chromecast? Great, here’s a bit of news you’re sure to enjoy. Google has ...

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Sprint debuts Wi-Fi calling for Galaxy Mega, Galaxy S4 Mini

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Sprint on Friday announced that the Samsung Galaxy Mega and Samsung Galaxy S4 mini are the first to support its new Wi-Fi calling. Available shortly, the free service allows for calls and messaging over traditional Wi-Fi networks. Users will need to download and install the latest over-the-air ...

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Samsung teaser video suggests Galaxy S5 to be waterproof, powerful, and stylish

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As if you had any lingering doubts that Samsung was set to debut the Galaxy S5 next week, a new teaser video has surfaced online. Short (37-seconds), sweet, a shy of hard details, it suggests the “next Galaxy” will be all sorts of wonderful things. Among other adjectives, Samsung ...

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