Samsung Galaxy Note 4 pegged for September 3 launch

Samsung is reportedly rushing the Galaxy Note 4 out the door in order to combat Apple’s upcoming 4.7-inch iPhone.

Samsung could unveil the Galaxy Note 4 on September 3rd, a few days ahead of the IFA event in Berlin, according to a fresh report out of the Korean media.
The Korea Times has …

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha reportedly launching on August 13

Samsung’s first metallic Android phone will feature a combination of high-end and mid-range features and launch ahead of the Galaxy Note 4.

The latest in a string of high-profile leaks pegs an August 13 launch for the Samsung Galaxy Alpha, less than a month before the Korean …

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Motorola trademarks Moto Maxx name, big-battery Moto X incoming?

While waiting for Lenovo to obtain all regulatory approvals needed to seize control over Motorola and all its assets, present and future, the creators of the wildly successful Moto G and not as popular X are reportedly cooking up X+1, G2, “Shamu” and… Moto Maxx handhelds.

It could be a last-…

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Sony and Huawei confirm pre-IFA Xperia Z3, Ascend Mate 3-centric events

Berlin’s once low-profile annual IFA electronics trade show has greatly gained in public visibility of late, thanks to product announcements from key mobile players like Sony and Huawei, which are expected to unveil something special this September too.

Brace yourselves, the fall Android g…

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Microsoft details Windows Phone 8.1 Update 1

Update 1 will arrive later this year with features like folders on the Start screen and support for using Cortana in more countries.

Microsoft started rolling out the Windows Phone 8.1 update to devices very recently, and the company is now following up with details on Windows Phone 8.1 Update…

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Sony Xperia Z3 Compact photographed again, specs said to include 1,080p screen, 3 GB RAM

A fresh Sony Xperia Z3 Compact-centric report has emerged out of Asia, clashing with earlier stories that claimed the upcoming compressed flagship will rehash most of Z1 Compact’s hardware instead of noticeably upping the ante.

A lot of disbelief has so far surrounded Xperia Z3/Z3 Compact r…

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Latest batch of Apple reports hint at iWatch setback, no sapphire for iPhone 6

Many analysts seem to predict possibly the biggest holiday season in Apple’s history, thanks to unprecedented iPhone demand and the elusive iWatch’s debut, but just as many hint to imminent trouble in Cupertino paradise, on account of countless production hiccups.

Don’t let Jimmy Kimmel fool yo…

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