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Messenger app WhatsApp will soon get new features. (Photo: Screenshot)

WhatsApp: New features coming soon

WhatsApp doesn't develop the Android and iOS version of its App together. So the two operating systems will get different new features.
The new Archos 55 Helium is a cheap phone with a big screen.

IFA 2016 | Three new 5,5 inch smartphones by Archos

The Helium LTE range by Archos will get three new models. All are 5.5 inches in size and are quite cheap.
App

Spyware: App warns of Pegasus infection

Spyware Pegasus can infect iOS devices and get extensive usage rights on the phone. There is now an app that warns of an infection.
Cheap and with a lot of storage: Archos 50f Helium.

IFA 2016 | Archos: Cheap LTE smartphone with finger print sensor

Archos 50f Helium comes with 32 GByte storage, Android 6 and HD display. The price is as low as 149 Euro.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak comments on dropping the 3.5 mm audio jack

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak comments on dropping the 3.5 mm audio jack

"If it's missing the 3.5mm earphone jack, that's going to tick off a lot of people".
Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in pink gold finish finally coming to the US market

Pink gold Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge coming to the US

More than four months after its arrival in South Korea and not before Europe, either, the US market finally receives this color option for the Ga...
OnePlus Bullets V2 headphones now official

OnePlus unveils Bullets V2 headphones

Although the price is still unkown, this new accessory promises to deliver excellent value like its $15 USD predecessor.
LG X Cam Smartphone Review

82% LG X Cam Smartphone Review

Camera expert. LG's latest product line with an "X" in its name combines mid-range smartphones with handpicked features that are normally found in the smartphone premium range. LG's X Cam stands out with a special "x-tra" in the camera section. Find out whether the camera module's quality is also "x-tra" good.
Mediatek MT6753 | ARM Mali-T720 MP4 | 5.2" | 118.2 g
Is now sending your phone number to Facebook: WhatsApp.

WhatsApp: Starts sending some user data to Facebook

Until now, Facebook and its messenger app WhatsApp have been strictly separated. Now the two companies start connecting their users' data.
Will your iPhone automatically collect data about thiefs?

Apple: New patent helps you find out who stole your iPhone

Biometric data including photos of the face, finger prints and voice recordings could be collected after your iPhone has been stolen.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Android smartphone with MediaTek Helio X20 processor

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 launches in China

The new handset has a 5.5-inch full HD display, is powered by a MediaTek Helio X20 processor, and starts as low as $135 USD.
Samsung SM-W2017 Veyron Android flip-phone on AnTuTu

Samsung Veyron shows up on AnTuTu

The successor of Samsung's SM-W2016 clamshell smartphone has been spotted on AnTuTu sporting a Snapdragon 820, 4 GB RAM, and 64 GB internal stora...
Touch disease is most likely a late effect of Bendgate.

Late bendgate effects: Is Apple ignoring dying touchscreens on the iPhone 6?

iPhone 6 users are complaining about touchscreen problems on their two year old iPhones. Is Apple ignoring a structural problem with their first ...
LG Nexus 5 gets unofficial Android 7.0 Nougat firmware update

Google Nexus 5 gets unofficial Android 7.0 firmware

Although Google decided not to offer Nougat for most existing Nexus devices, Nexus 5 users can already load an early build of Android 7.0 release...
Everyone who buys a selected Lenovo smartphone will find Microsoft apps on them in the future. (Picture: Lenovo)

Lenovo: Microsoft apps on selected Android devices

Chinese manufacturer Lenovo will install apps like Office, Skype and OneDrive on selected Android devices. Is that something that will make users...
Samsung and Apple continue to dominate the smartphone market (Source: Canaccord Genuity)

Samsung and Apple continue to dominate the smartphone market

Both manufacturers almost exclusively collect all profits made in the smartphone market with larger profit margins than the rest of the competiti...
There are not many new features to see, but there are less bugs in the latest Windows 10.

Windows 10: New Update for Anniversary Edition

New update KB3176934 brings Windows 10 to version 14393.82. New features are non-existant, but there are many bug fixes.
Most currently available models from Sony will get Android 7. (Bild: Sony)

Android 7: These devices by Sony, HTC & Lenovo will get an update

Following the release of Android 7, three manufacturers have announced which devices will get an update to Google's latest operating system.
Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge get August security update

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge get a new security update

The unlocked variants of the two flagship models have just begun to receive this month’s security update all across the United States.
Google is planning regular feature- and security updates starting with Android 7.

Google Android 7: Regular Maintenance-Releases planned

Google is planning to release regular Maintenance-Releases for Android 7 Nougat starting as early as this fall. According to rumors, this year's ...
Samsung Z2 Tizen smartphone with 4G connectivity

Samsung Z2 launches in India

This 4-inch handset is the first Tizen-powered smartphone to feature 4G connectivity and its price in India is less than $70 USD.
Xiaomi MIUI 8 Android UI now available for Xiaomi Mi 4i, Redmi Note, and more

Xiaomi launches MIUI 8 Android UI

Although it was introduced back in May with the Mi Max phablet, the new iteration of Xiaomi's Android UI now rolls out to older handsets, includi...
Is Samsung working on a second hand-smartphone program?

Samsung: Refurbished phones program next year?

Samsung could start selling refurbished high-end-smartphones next year, a Reuters-report suggests. It is unclear whether this program will launch...
Will Huawei reveal a new sub-brand during IFA this year?

Huawei IFA-Teaser: New Sub-Brand incoming?

Rumors about a new Huawei sub-brand could be revealed during a press event September 1st at 10.30 am CEST, one day before the start of Europe's g...
Leaked renders could be the Meizu Pro 7 or Pro 6 Plus

Leaked renders could be the Meizu Pro 7 or Pro 6 Plus

The next Meizu flagship may incorporate rounded Gorilla Glass edges and a dual rear camera setup with an overall design more akin to the Samsung ...
Andromium Superbook will be a second display for both Windows and Macs

Andromium Superbook will be a second display for both Windows and Macs

The Kickstarter campaign has met its goals to begin producing a notebook shell that can act as external displays for Windows PCs, Macs, and Andro...
Lifestage: Video first and funny frames. (Picture: Facebook)

Facebook: New app "Lifestage" wants to win over Snapchat users

"Lifestage" is Facebook's attempt to win over younger users who find that Facebook is just not cool enough. The app is mainly designed for high s...
Huawei G9 Plus Android smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor

Huawei G9 Plus launching this week

This new Android mid-ranger is very similar to the GX8 successor that arrived last month, using a Snapdragon 625 processor and offering two versi...
Blackberry Priv

86% BlackBerry Priv Smartphone Review

Hot handset. Opposing the trend of touch control, Blackberry still incorporates a physical keyboard with slider mechanism in its Priv top model. Our report reveals whether this balancing act between classic and modernity is successful, and what features the smartphone has to offer beyond that.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992 | Qualcomm Adreno 418 | 5.4" | 188 g
Samsung now controls 22.3 percent of the worldwide smartphone market

Samsung now controls 22.3 percent of the worldwide smartphone market

Smartphone shipments from the Korean manufacturer has totaled 76.7 million units as of Q2 2016 with Apple, Huawei, Oppo, and Xiaomi far behind.
Initial Galaxy Note 7 torture tests show difficult serviceability and poorer scratch resistance

Initial Galaxy Note 7 torture tests show difficult serviceability and poorer scratch resistance

First iFixit teardown claims the phablet to be just slightly easier to repair than the Galaxy S7 Edge while informal scratch and drop tests show ...
ZTE set to launch a new Nubia smartphone in Europe

ZTE set to launch a new Nubia smartphone in Europe

A press event celebrating the announcement is scheduled before the end of this month in Germany ahead of IFA 2016.
HTC Desire 628 affordable smartphone now available

HTC Desire 628 affordable smartphone now available

The 5-inch smartphone will be available in Sunset Blue and Cobalt White starting for 200 Euros up to 230 Euros depending on the RAM and storage s...
Archos 50e Neon Smartphone Review

76% Archos 50e Neon Smartphone Review

Price Cutter. At a mere 80 Euros, the 50e Neon is a cheap Archos smartphone. In the following review, we will check what the low budget device is capable of.
Mediatek MT6580M | ARM Mali-400 MP2 | 5.0" | 152 g
Intel and ARM collaborate to develop 10 nm parts

Intel and ARM collaborate to develop 10 nm parts

Intel agrees to manufacture ARM based SoCs on its 10 nm HPM process.
Unknown HTC Google Nexus smartphones spotted at FCC

Unknown HTC Google Nexus smartphones spotted at FCC

The FCC database has seemingly confirmed existing rumors of the continuing partnership between Google and HTC for at least two more Nexus smartph...
Xiaomi Mi Max launch & Hugo Barra, Xiaomi smartphone shipments drop in China

Xiaomi handset shipments dropping in China

Xiaomi lost no less than 38 percent in the quarter that has ended on the Chinese market compared to the same period of last year.
The 64 GB SKU will cost users $50 USD more than the 32 GB version

Huawei entering US market with the Honor 8 smartphone

The Honor 8 launches this August 27th for $399 USD and will act as an anchor for Huawei into the crowded U.S. smartphone market.
Lenovo Moto Z product pages appear on online UK retailers

Lenovo Moto Z product pages appearing on online UK retailers

The Moto Z could launch for 495 Pounds in the UK, though exact shipment dates are still unknown for the region.
Meizu M3E launches in China for 175 Euros

Meizu M3E launches in China for 175 Euros

The 5.5-inch budget device has already attracted 3 million new registrations within just 24 hours of its announcement.
Lenovo teaser video hints at new product announcements for IFA 2016

Lenovo teaser video hints at new product announcements for IFA 2016

The manufacturer is expected to show off a host of products and refreshes next month in Berlin including unannounced MotoMods and Yoga convertibl...
Samsung Cloud now available for Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge

Samsung Cloud hits the Galaxy S7 series

The latest software update for the two Galaxy S7 models on the market brings the security updates for July, various fixes and optimizations, as w...
HTC Desire 10 Pro Android smartphone render, launch expected in late September

HTC Desire 10 Pro and Desire 10 Lifestyle allegedly coming next month

Both handsets are expected to launch at the end of September loaded with Android Marshmallow and Sense UI on top, but no pricing details have bee...
Sony Xperia XA

81% Sony Xperia XA Smartphone Review

Golden times? With its Xperia XA, Sony sends a new designer piece into the smartphone mid-range ring. Esthetes in particular should notice the slim lateral display bezel and the plain build right away. But are the inner values enough to keep the rivals at a distance?
Mediatek Helio P10 MT6755 | ARM Mali-T860 MP2 | 5.0" | 137 g
New leaks emerge on the Xiaomi Mi Note 2, Redmi 4, and Redmi Pro Mini

New leaks emerge on the Xiaomi Mi Note 2, Redmi 4, and Redmi Pro Mini

We summarize a handful of unconfirmed information regarding upcoming Xiaomi smartphones including their potential for AMOLED and OLED panels.
LG V20 render images show dual rear cameras

LG V20 render images show dual rear cameras

Leaks suggest a thinner design than the V10 with rearranged buttons and potential modular capabilities.
Samsung Gear 360 Camera Review

Samsung Gear 360 Camera Review

360 Degree View. Virtual Reality and 360 degree photography are the hype and Samsung is delivering what the customer wants with a new camera. In this review, we will check to see whether the camera is worth the investment.
0.5" | 145 g
Kyocera DuraForce Pro rugged Android smartphone with action camera

Kyocera DuraForce Pro rugged smartphone coming this fall

This rugged handset is the first of its kind to feature an action camera and should launch this fall.
Moto G Play now available for 170 Euros

Moto G Play now available for 170 Euros

The budget Moto G family is growing in size to accommodate one more 5-inch smartphone with a Snapdragon 410 SoC in a water-resistant chassis.
Samsung Z2 SM-Z200F Tizen smarpthone specs confirmed

Samsung Z2 specs confirmed

The third Tizen-powered smartphone will remain in the low-end area of the market, offering a 1.5 GHz processor, 1 GB RAM, and 8 GB of storage spa...

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Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)