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Iris Scanner for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Demo

It’s been rumored for a long time now that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, Samsung’s premier phablet, will have an iris scanner at launch. Well, that’s finally been confirmed in a video recently released. Check it out- Looks like it works pretty well. Hopefully Samsung will make it optional, for some people (like me) who have privacy concerns this comes across as a bit creepy. We̵...[Read More]

OnePlus 3 Specs, Release Date, and Rumors

There’s lots on news about the OnePlus 3 coming to light, and we’ve gathered everything you need to know below. The OnePlus 2 was a serviceable affordable flasgship phone, but as is typical, the next generation is a significant upgrade. The facts When is coming out? Most likely the middle of2016, possibly even the end of May Cost? Likely around US$329 Battery: Rumor has it that the OnePlus 3 may b...[Read More]

Console Gamers Are Playing More Mobile Games

Marketing firm Nielsen is mostly famous for their television rating system, but data recently published by the company shows that console gamers are playing more mobile games than they ever have before. The big difference is, they aren’t spending nearly as much money as their mobile focused counterparts on those games. The research found that mobile gaming occupies up to a third of console gamer’s...[Read More]

HTC 10 Specs and Rumors

The HTC 10 is being heavily hyped by HTC…and for good reason. It sounds like it’s combining some of the best features of its competitors into what could be a really great phone. Here’s what we know so far- Release date: April 12th, with a press conference in London and New York. Specs: The phone still has a metal body, but is adding a home button that no doubt has a fingerprint s...[Read More]

Is Windows Mobile Dead?

After their announcement of Windows 10, people believed that a unified platform would bring Windows Mobile out of last place in the smart phone race. Imagine developing software for a Windows 10 desktop computer and being able to port that code to any device, mobile or otherwise. Sounds like a developer’s dream right? Maybe enough to bring Windows Mobile out of relative obscurity. That hasn’t happ...[Read More]

Foxconn is Buying a Huge Share of Sharp

Foxconn, also known as Hon Hai Precision Industry, is buying a huge part of Sharp; the Japanese electronics manufacture that has been virtually obsolete for years. Foxconn is a Taiwanese multinational electronics contract manufacturing company headquartered in Tucheng, New Taipei, Republic of China. They work very closely with Apple. So what is the mobile phone chip company offering? 3.5 Billion. ...[Read More]

FBI Unlocks iPhone Without Apple’s Assistance

It looks like the struggle between Apple and the Federal government is over…for now. The much discussed legal dispute between Apple and the government has apparently been resolved after the FBI managed to unlock Syed Farook’s iPhone without Apple’s help. According to the Justice Department, it has retrieved the data in question from the San Bernardino shooter’s phone using a third party tool witho...[Read More]

Windows 10 Mobile Finally Being Released

Looks like Microsoft’s highly anticipated Windows 10 Mobile upgrade is finally coming. Sources near Microsoft indicate they will be releasing it on March 17th. Interesting they’re giving such short notice. Microsoft has been promising an update to the Windows Phone 8.1 OS since December, setting them remarkably behind schedule. This might explain their expedited decision to release it with so litt...[Read More]

The Kardashian’s Can Sell Anything. ****amnit

I’m not entirely sure what to say. I guess the free market has spoken, and the Kardashians have won. 🙁

Samsung Galaxy S7 – Expandable Memory Returns!

Samsung has finally showcased their newest flagship smartphone in Barcelona at the Mobile World Congress, and it looks like they’re returning to form. After the polarizing S6, Samsung seems intent on bringing back some of the best features of the S5 including water resistance and expandable memory via a micro SD card. They are also incorporating an always on display, meaning you won’t have to chec...[Read More]

Facebook Launching Ads Through Messenger

According to a leaked document obtained by Techcrunch, Facebook is planning on launching ads within Messenger from some of its biggest advertisers. But don’t worry! You won’t get a random ping from any companies, unless you’ve already started a chat thread with them. However, given tools like Bussinesses on Messenger, avoiding ads might be easier said than done. In an effort to streamline customer...[Read More]

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