Monday , 20 February 2017

Tag Archives: smartphone

Holy floppy disk Batman, the Nokia 3310 is making a comeback

Smart Phone vs. Nokia 3313 meme

Back by popular demand, the most resilient Nokia phone of all time set to release at Mobile World Congress this month. The subject of countless memes, the Nokia 3310, is set to re-release this month, according to VentureBeat’s Evan Blass.  It is being marketed as a second phone with incredible battery life and near indestructible nature.  It will only cost …

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Verizon Finally Gives into Unlimited Data! (Breaking News)

Screenshot of Verizon Wireless Unlimited announcement video

After seeing major competitors and smaller service providers eat up market share, Verizon is finally giving subscribers what they want. Beginning Monday, February 13, the nation’s largest carrier will offer a new unlimited data plan. Verizon released this video over the weekend: In the video, Ronan Dunne, Verizon Wireless Leader (odd title, no?) admitted that their customers have been forced to make …

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Small Fire Occurs at Chinese Factory for Galaxy Note 7 Batteries

The world is a strange and unpredictable place, but there are some absolute certainties such as: The sky is blue, The Flash is faster than Superman, and the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is the biggest mobile phone disaster of all time. It is more then well known by this point what all the problems with the Galaxy Note 7 are …

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LG G6 is Official! Is 2017 the Year of the Bezel-Less Phone?

LG G6 event invite with big screen that fits slogan

Yup, we called it, and now it’s official. The LG G6 will be revealed at MWC (Mobile World Congress), on February 26, 2017. The South Korean electronics maker sent out invites to the event, teasing a “Big Screen That Fits.” Not only will the LG G6 go toe-to-toe with other flagships, and try to capitalize on Samsung’s recent woes. It will …

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Preview at MWC 2017?

Samsung Galaxy S8 The Next Galaxy promo

Yesterday, Samsung sent out invites to its press conference at Mobile World Congress. Today, we’ve stumbled across a report that Samsung will be giving us a glimpse at their upcoming flagship phone. How much of the Galaxy S8 will we see in Barcelona? The Korea Herald reports that Samsung will show off a 1-minute long preview video of the Galaxy S8 …

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Razer Acquires Nextbit and Moves into Smartphone Space

razer and nextbit logos

Darling gaming tech company Razer has officially acquired smartphone startup Nextbit. I couldn’t be happier. Let’s talk about why! Everyone in the gaming community knows Razer. They are an independent company that started out making fantastic gaming mice. They then moved into keyboards and other accessories, before finally releasing the Blade laptop. Their full suite of products is impressive, especially …

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Samsung Drops Invites for MWC. Is This the Galaxy S8?

Samsung Press Conference banner, February 26, 2017

Samsung needs to have a huge 2017. It seems like they may be off to a strong start. The South Korean electronics giant has shipped out invites to their press conference at Mobile World Congress. Tech nerds everywhere immediately ask, “Will this be the Galaxy S8?” Here’s what we know: The invite is the usual cryptic tease that tech companies love …

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Japan has a new way to keep your smartphone clean

There was a time when people would take a newspaper or magazine with them to the bathroom. These days, people have replaced the magazines with their smartphones. Because of this, our smartphones have now become a breeding ground for all kinds of germs. Well, leave it to Japan to come up with a way to combat this, smartphone toilet paper. …

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The Kissenger Lets you Kiss Your Loved One Through the Phone

Long-distance relationships, they suck don’t they? Though as technology has advanced, the burden of being miles and miles away from your significant other has been lessened. Several messaging apps allow you to talk freely no matter your position in the world and there is of course video messaging be it through Skype or Facetime on your smartphone. While still hard …

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Verizon: Never Mind, We’ll Kill the Galaxy Note 7 After All

As we reported earlier, Samsung is killing the Galaxy Note 7 once and for all. They’ve partnered with carriers for an update that’ll turn it from an expensive bomb into an expensive paper weight. Verizon had refused to participate, citing the safety of their subscribers during the holiday season. Verizon will not be taking part in this update because of the …

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