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Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Pics Leaked

September 02, 2014 | by Guile Canencia

On the eve of Sony's scheduled press conference event in the 2014 Internationale Funkausstellung (IFA) trade show in Berlin, it appears that things are getting a bit clearer, in terms of which gadgets are to be officially introduced by the Japan-based company. According to Ausdroid, Sony's Xperia Z3 Compact will definitely be one those. Ausdroid should know -- it has after all obtained images of the Xperia Z3 device.Naturally, because the leaks are in the form of photographs only, there is no way of knowing for sure what the specs are for the new Xperia Z3 phone. However, earlier rumors do suggest that this... read more

Nokia’s Here Mapping App Coming To Samsung Galaxy Phones

August 30, 2014 | by Guile Canencia

Nokia announced last Friday that the Finnish mobile manufacturing company has teamed up with Samsung in order to bring its Here app to Android-run Galaxy smartphones and to Samsung's Tizen-based smartwatches. For those not in the know, Here is a mapping app that Nokia developed and kept, even when software giant Microsoft purchased the Finland-based phone maker's mobile device segment. The Here app was only available for devices that run on Windows 8 or Windows Phone.That is about to change, given the most recent circumstances. The app will be debuting on the Samsung Gear S smartwatch, which was recently just introduced. When used on the Samsung wearable device, Here will provide information to another app called Navigator (created by Samsung), basically giving directions and... read more

Sony’s Next Xperia Phone To Be Carried By Sprint, Softbank

August 30, 2014 | by Guile Canencia

Japan-based telecom company SoftBank will soon be selling the next Xperia smartphone released by Sony, according to a Reuters report. Sony, which will be hosting a press event at the Internationale Funkausstellung (IFA) trade show happening in Berlin next week, is widely expected to unveil a new flagship smartphone in the coming days. That smartphone is believed to be the Xperia Z3. And soon, it will be made available through SoftBank late this year.SoftBank currently owns a majority stake in the American mobile carrier Sprint, and is one of the most prominent carriers in the world today. But interestingly... read more

AT&T Gives $100 Bill Credit For Each New Line Activated Via AT&T Next

August 29, 2014 | by Guile Canencia

In January of this year, AT&T ran a promo that gives customers a $100.00 bill credit for every new line of service that they activated through AT&T Next. The special offer ran until the end of March this year.But now, the carrier is announcing its plans to reinstate the promo. Through its Consumer Blog site, AT&T stated that they will be offering a $100.00 bill credit to any customer, both old and new, who activates a new line of service either with AT&T Next 12 or AT&T Next 18. As long as customers maintain their accounts in good order (no delayed or missed payments), there is a possibility that they will be able to receive their $100.00 bill credits as early as three months after availing of the promo. Like its previous iteration, this new promo is for a limited... read more

HTC One (E8) Smartphone Now Available from Sprint

August 29, 2014 | by Guile Canencia

Starting today, Sprint subscribers can now get hold of the HTC One (E8) smartphone. Through its newsroom page, the carrier announced that customers can buy the device online via the Sprint Web Sales website or through telesales. For subscribers who qualify for Sprint Easy Pay, they can buy the HTC One (E8) handset with $0.00 down (including taxes) and payments of $20.84 each month for two years. The carrier added further that the device will be available in Misty Gray and Polar White colors.With this announcement, Sprint customers should be able to enjoy the many features of HTC One (E8) smartphone. It comes with a 5-inch full HD display and boasts twin cameras, a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera.Hardware-wise, the HTC One (E8) is equipped with a 2.3... read more

iWatch May Not Available For A Few Months After Debut

August 29, 2014 | by Guile Canencia

It seems that fans of the iWatch will have to wait a little while before they can get their hands on the highly-anticipated Apple wearable device. Days ago, it was reported that the first ever Apple wearable was to debut during a special event scheduled by the mobile manufacturing giant on September 9 of this year. But now, Re/code (which had reported the iWatch's supposed September debut) is now saying that the device may not be available in store shelves for a few months. Apple enthusiasts who are eagerly awaiting the wearable device's release have had a rollercoaster of a time with regards to any news related to the product.... read more

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 Photos Showing Ultra-Thin Bezels, Fingerprint Scanner

August 29, 2014 | by Guile Canencia

The Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin (IFA) is scheduled to start on September 5th. But before that date, a lot of phone makers will be converging in the capital city of Germany to unveil their latest products in the hope of generating interest from the press just before the international trade show begins.Huawei is no exception. As a matter of fact, the China-based mobile manufacturing company has already sent invitations for its event that will take place on September 4. Much excitement (as well as rumors and leaks) have been brewing in relation to the phone maker's Ascend Mate 7 device, which is widely expected to be officially introduced during the company's scheduled event.But until that date, leaks of the smartphone continue to appear in the Internet. As a matter of fact,... read more

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