Qualcomm talks Snapdragon 820 at MWC 2015
Published in Processors
02 March 2015


With custom 64-bit CPU core

While some of the first devices based on the Snapdragon 810 are about to hit the global market, Qualcomm has decided to unveil some the first details regarding its next big thing at Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona, the Snapdragon 820 SoC.

HTC One M9 priced at €749 off-contract
Published in Mobiles
02 March 2015


€50 more than comparable Galaxy S6

A number of European retailers have listed the new HTC One M9 this morning, but the €749 price is bound to raise an eyebrow or two. 

SanDisk releases 200GB MicroSD
Published in Memory
02 March 2015


Just in time for Samsung to drop microSD support

SanDisk unveiled a new microSD memory card. It remarkably holds 200GB on a tiny, yet fast microSD card. 

Samsung sorts out its apps
Published in Mobiles
02 March 2015

Microsoft included
 
Samsung has carried out its purge of in-house apps on the Galaxy S6 and included some of Microsoft's software. Both the S6 and S6 edge will ship with a "Microsoft Apps" folder that currently includes OneDrive, OneNote and Skype. 
NXP buys Freescale
Published in News
02 March 2015


All your Internet of Things are belong to us

In a major shake-up of the mobile chip industry NXP and Freescale are to merge thus taking control of the mobile and automotive chip industry. 

Lenovo releases new tablets
Published in Notebooks
02 March 2015


Budget friendly A series

Lenovo has released three budget friendly A series tablets. The gear which was shown off at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona includes three new Android and Windows flavoured tablets.

Android for the paranoid is secure
Published in Mobiles
02 March 2015


Blackphone owned by Silent Circle

The BlackPhone encrypted Android handset is now fully owned by Silent Circle thanks to the company raking in investment cash. 

Ikea makes furniture you can talk to
Published in News
02 March 2015


Just can't assemble

The maker of flat-pack furniture which is often assembled with a hammer rather than an allen key, has come up with intelligent furniture. 

Nokia claims it is business as usual
Published in Mobiles
02 March 2015


Ignore the rumours

A dark satanic rumour which suggests that Nokia might have something more toxic in its results is complete pants according to the outfit. 

Cyanogen announces partnership with Qualcomm
Published in Mobiles
02 March 2015


Coming to Qualcomm reference designs

While it may have been overshadowed by MWC product announcements, Cyanogen’s partnership with Qualcomm could be a big deal in the long run.