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Samsung announces thinnest ever Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5 handsets

Samsung announces thinnest ever Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5 handsets

Samsung have been having a hard time in 2014 with the sales of its Android running smartphones, but today the company has announced yet another set of new Android OS running phones, called the Samsung Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5.

The two smartphones are reportedly Samsung “Thinnest Phones Yet” and come with a sleek …

Samsung’s Gear S smartwatch will be available in the US next week

Samsung's Gear S smartwatch will be available in the US next week

Samsung have today announced that its incoming Samsung Gear S smartwatch will be launching in the US from next week onwards.

The Gear S will be hitting US shelves from the 7th of November (next Friday) and will be on sale in the states via all four major US carriers aka Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and …

Samsung Galaxy A3 & A5 – Ultra Thin Android Handsets

Samsung Galaxy A3 & A5 - Ultra Thin Android Handsets

Samsung has revealed a pair of new ultra slim smartphones the Galaxy A3 and A5. But don’t let size fool you. This duo is still packed with a few iPhone troubling premium specifications for those who prefer an Android experience.

Packed into a 6.9mm thick body, the features of the Samsung Galaxy A3 include 4.5” …

Apple Says: We’ll Never Make Cheap Phones

Apple Says: We'll Never Make Cheap Phones

Ever the faithful servant of the financially affluent, the hardworking middle class and the socially mobile businessman, Apple has today announced their dedication to their current theme of outlandishly expensive tech – when Apple’s VP of iPhone marketing Greg Joswiak spoke out on the subject at the Code/Mobile tech conference held this week.

Joswiak, or …

Blackberry Debuts New Classic Style Mobile

Blackberry Debuts New Classic Style Mobile

Intent on turning around the struggling Canadian smartphone brand, new(ish) Blackberry CEO Jason Chen has just announced Blackberry’s new phone. Apparently for the company, the best way forward is to go back to their roots – the new Blackberry classic appears to echo a simpler time, when the smartphone manufacturer was a bit more prolific.…

Google Modular Phone Trademarked as ‘Ara’

Google Modular Phone Trademarked as 'Ara'

Google’s modular ‘lego model’ smartphone, known as Project Ara, has been making headlines ever since a combination of subtle leaks and media attention brought the phone to the public eye. Finally a copyright for the technology along with a final name for the device has been spotted at the US Copyright office.

Project Ara is …

NFC Pay System CurrentC Hacked Already

NFC Pay System CurrentC Hacked Already

Here’s another cautionary tale from the tech industry, especially for the slew of up and coming startups and companies involved in the NFC payment business that’s set to explode in early 2015 (along with just about every other new tech phenomenon, it’s been a busy 5 years).

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EE Launches 4G+ Data Network in London

EE Launches 4G+ Data Network in London

City life just got a whole lot faster for folks in London as EE has just switched on its 4G+ data networking in the capital.

The UK’s biggest mobile operator and one of the early networks to board the speeding 4G train announce today that EE customers in Central London will be the first to …

Google Teases Android L Security Features

Google Teases Android L Security Features

Google’s new version of Android, Android L, or Lollipop, is set to become the latest and greatest addition to the Google smartphone OS lineup. of course, other, older Android systems will be lingering around on the market in various capacities once Lollipop arrives, but as far as Google’s concerned the new OS represents the current …

Google Fit App Now Available on Play Store

Google Fit App Now Available on Play Store

Fitness apps and accessories are everywhere recently, and most tech companies seem to be jumping on the bandwagon – Google included. The company has released its aptly named Google Fit app upon the general public via their Play Store.

Google Fit is designed to keep track of activities and record progress through your Android device …