Xiaomi pulls the Mi MIX smartphone out of its hat
Published in Mobiles

A 6.4-inch high-end surprise

After officially launching the Mi Note 2 smartphone, Xiaomi has made a big surprise by announcing a new 6.4-inch ceramic-based Mi MIX smartphone designed in cooperation with French designer.

No-one wants a Sony or Apple smartwatch
Published in Wearables

IDC confirms what we have been saying for years

The Tame Apple Press’s efforts at plugging the iWatch for a couple of years have been next to near useless. According to the latest figures no one really wants one.

Blackberry gives up on Smartphones
Published in Mobiles

End of an error

BlackBerry has said it's getting out of the hardware business and will "outsource that function to partners."

LG V20 is the first device to support the AWS-3 LTE spectrum
Published in News

Supplemental downlink and uplink bandwidth

LG recently said that its upcoming V20 smartphone is the world’s first “native Android 7 device,” but it appears the company may also have another first-to-market feature for the  device in terms of LTE spectrum support.

LG partners with Amazon on smart homes
Published in Wearables

More devices

Mobile maker LG is teaming up with Amazon to churn out more intelligent home devices such as the Alexa virtual assistant on some of the electronics maker's devices.

Man behind Nokia’s phone revival quits
Published in Mobiles

Only been there for two years

The bloke tasked with bringing the Nokia phone division back from the dead has surprised everyone by quitting.

Huawei unveils Honor 8 smartphone in Europe
Published in Mobiles

Starting at €399

Huawei has decided that its 5.2-inch Honor 8 smartphone deserves a dedicated European launch, where it will be available in the coming month with a starting price of €399.

Huawei shipments up
Published in News

60.5 million smartphones globally

Huawei has said that it shipped 60.5 million smartphones globally in the first half of 2016, a 25 percent rise from a year before.

MediaTek expected to do well in the third quarter
Published in Processors

Everyone wants its chips

MediaTek is to announce its third quarter results soon and the word on the street is that the outfit will do rather well.

LG profits reach two-year high
Published in News

$504 million for April June

LG Electronics appears to be doing rather well all of a sudden and says its second-quarter operating profit will reach a two-year high.