Vernee Snapdragon 830 phone will be ready in May 2017
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First announcement

While many speculated about the 10nm soon-to-be-launched Snapdragon 830, a Chinese company Vernee,  has announced its first model, the Vernee Apollo 2 Pro, featuring Snapdragon 830. 

HTC releases two new Desire models
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Desire 10 Pro and Desire 10 Lifestyle out tomorrow

HTC is expected to unveil two new models of its Desire-series products, the Desire 10 Pro and Desire 10 Lifestyle tomorrow.

HTC drops down the loo
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Trouble just got worse

Troubled mobile phone maker HTC has just found that its woes have become a lot worse.

US government can nick your phone if you enter the country
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Take a burner if you leave the US

The Land of the Free has come up with a wizard way of violating privacy – according to the New York Times its border staff can just steal your phone when you return to the country.

Lenovo release Windows phone
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Four years after the announcement

Lenovo has finally released a Windows phone almost four years after it was announced and two years late.

Queue-jumping Oneplus has a British face-palm
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What do you mean you expect supply and demand?

Great things were expected when OnePlus 3 announced that it was finally doing away with invitations and abandoning its queuing system. But it turns out that it might have been better for the British to queue.

Huawai building daydream phone
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Dream catcher

Huawei has signed up to be one of the first phone makers to build a handset that works with Google’s new VR platform – daydream.

EU hits Google with Android monopoly charges
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Do not pass go, to not collect $200

As we expected the EU has finally waded into Google for “abusing” its dominant position in the smartphone market by forcing device makers to adopt certain apps.

Microsoft Surface phone rumours
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Arriving by the end of the year

Details of Microsoft's coming Surface phone have started appearing on online and we did a quick shifty amongst them to find out what was the most likely. 

Cheap Indian phone might be a Ponzi scheme
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There is such a thing as too cheap

An Indian politician has labelled the ‘Freedom 251’ mobile phone which is selling for a $3.60 dollars a Ponzi scam.