Category : Mobile

LG V30 VS GALAXY S8 VS GALAXY NOTE 8: IS THE V30 BETTER THAN SAMSUNG’S FLAGSHIPS?

We compare the feature-packed LG V30 smartphone with Samsung’s most premium handsets, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8, to see which boasts the best design, media functionality, camera tech and beyond. At IFA 2017 LG launched its enticing V30 handset,…

No Comments / 4 View / September 19, 2017

Sony debuts mid-range Xperia XA1 Plus with large battery and impressive camera

Alongside the debut of Sony’s flagship XZ1 and XZ1 Compact, the company also shows off its new mid-range addition to the XA1 line, the Xperia XA1 Plus. Although the device is mid-range in performance, it doesn’t outwardly seem so considering its large 5.5-inch…

No Comments / 4 View / September 10, 2017

Will big bezels be a deal breaker by 2018?

The past few of years, to me, have felt a little stagnant when it comes to innovative smartphone designs. It mostly felt like it was the same slabs with the same colors and the same features. Occasionally something new would…

No Comments / 2 View / September 8, 2017

Should Moto devices bring back more exciting color options?

When Motorola first introduced the Moto X, then under Google’s wing, it was a huge disappointment. The device had been a victim of overhype that unfortunately didn’t live up to expectations. The phone was considered too expensive at $579.99 for…

No Comments / 4 View / August 26, 2017

Twitter hides daily user numbers to avoid Facebook comparisons

While Facebook is happy to wax lyrical about its user metrics, Twitter is keeping schtum on the number of its daily visitors — even after the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has gotten involved. Instead, Twitter wants everyone to focus on monthly…

No Comments / 3 View / August 25, 2017

Xiaomi is one of the world’s biggest phonemakers, again

Samsung shipped two percent more phones in the second quarter of 2017 compared to the same period last year, according to Strategy Analytics. By shipping 79.5 million out of 360 million units worldwide, it remains the top smartphone-maker in the world —…

No Comments / 8 View / August 22, 2017

Transfer PayPal funds mid-chat with Skype’s ‘Send Money’ feature

Skype and PayPal have teamed up to make it easier for you to transfer money to someone mid-conversation. If you’re talking to a pal through the Skype mobile app and remember you need to reimburse them for those drinks they…

No Comments / 7 View / August 19, 2017

Facebook News Feed will direct you to faster-loading links

It’s not just bogus articles that can make your Facebook News Feed seem like a minefield — it’s also frustrating when a friend shares a web link that takes… forever… to… load. Thankfully, Facebook is as tired of twiddling its thumbs as…

No Comments / 7 View / August 14, 2017

RED’s $1,200 holographic phone features snap-on camera accessories

Digital camera maker RED is still releasing new products at different price points, like its $15,000 4K Raven bundle the company plans to release in a partnership with Apple. But the company’s looking to enter the mobile market, revealing last month that…

No Comments / 3 View / August 13, 2017

LG’s next OLED phone is just as big, but not flexible

Look for another super-sized OLED phone on the way from LG soon, as it has just announced a flagship device built around a 6-inch FullVision display to match the G6 and Q6. While LG has established leadership in TVs with its OLED screens, so far…

No Comments / 4 View / August 1, 2017