Windows 10 Mobile update speeds up, still on only 14% of Windows phones

Windows 10 is making strides on desktop – it already makes up for more than 20% of the desktop OS market, having surpassed all Windows versions aside from the venerable Windows 7. Windows 10 on mobile… well, fans might want to sit down. It has reached 14% of Windows phones and half of those are up to Windows… Read More »

iPhone 6 SE box photographed, raises eyebrows

Did you hear the joke that iPhone 7 has so few new features that it’s really an iPhone 6 SE? Well, get ready not to laugh because there’s photographic evidence that this may be an actual model name. The pics reportedly come from China and show no obvious signs of Photoshopping (which doesn’t preclude skilled Photoshopping). Most specs… Read More »

Report says LG X mach will land as ‘X Fast’ in Taiwan this month

LG will launch an X series smartphone in Taiwan this month – August 30 to be specific. Dubbed LG X Fast, the device is reportedly same as the X mach, just that it carries a different name. To refresh, the X mach – which was made official back in June this year – is powered by a Snapdragon… Read More »

Demand for Note7 exceeds supply, Samsung working to build it up

amsung strongly underestimated the demand for Galaxy Note7 and is scrambling to make enough units for everyone. “As pre-order results for the Galaxy Note 7 have far exceeded our estimates, its release date in some markets has been adjusted,” Samsung told Reuters. High demand is always nice, but Samsung better step it up as the iPhone 7 is… Read More »

LG keeps teasing the V20, brags about excellent audio quality

LG seems to be going all out for the upcoming V20. The Korean OEM has already scheduled a 4-day event in San Francisco on September 6 and another one in Seoul the day after. With all the fanfare and attention, LG really needs to make sure the V20 lives up to the hype and doesn’t fall short of… Read More »

Xiaomi teases tomorrow’s event, to launch the Redmi Note 4 maybe

Xiaomi’s July 27 event brought the Redmi Pro instead of the expected Redmi Note 4, but the Note 4 is still coming – very soon perhaps. A moderator over at the MIUI forum posted some teaser images. Those images are marked with a date – July 25, tomorrow! The moderator dropped hints about how popular the Redmi Note… Read More »

LeEco Le 2s (or Le 2s Pro) allegedly portrayed showing different design

Ahead of its rumored introduction in early September, the next LeEco smartphone has allegedly been photographed in the wild somewhere. The device, which could be called Le 2sor Le 2s Pro, comes with a standard full metal design, which is quite different from what a purported back casing for it showed us a few days ago. In these… Read More »

New leaked renders show the LG V20 from all angles inside a case

LG is announcing its competitor for Samsung’s Galaxy Note7 at an event in San Francisco on September 6. As we get closer to that date, the Korean company keeps teasing the V20 – most recently a few hours ago, when it once again emphasized the phone’s audio capabilities. If the teaser campaign doesn’t interest you, then how about… Read More »

U.S. Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Twitter Over ISIS Rhetoric

Twitter Inc won a bid to dismiss a lawsuit brought by the widow of an American killed in Jordan which accused the social media company of giving voice to ISIS, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday. U.S. District Judge William H. Orrick in San Francisco ruled that Twitter cannot be held liable for ISIS rhetoric, but gave the… Read More »

Facebook is Using Humans to Make Your News Feed Better

Facebook is once again tweaking its News Feed algorithm to make sure its 1.71 billion users walk away feeling informed — and the social media giant is turning to humans for help. Users in Facebook’s Feed Quality Program already rank how informative they find stories in their feeds on a scale of one to five. Facebook CEO Mark… Read More »