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LG To Start Mass Producing Phones With Curved Displays

The race to bring the first, curved smartphone to market is heating up. Two weeks after Samsung said it would introduce a smartphone with a curved display at some point in October, LG Display, sister company to Samsung’s arch rival LG Electronics, has now said it will begin mass producing flexible …

HTC joins gold rush with $4,400 special edition One

HTC has joined Samsung and Apple in creating a gold variant of its flagship smartphone, but this one's a little different. The Taiwanese manufacturer has produced five 18-carat gold One smartphones to celebrate the 18th anniversary of the MOBO Awards, a British awards ceremony celebrating "music of …

HTC One Max Will Have Fingerprint Sensor And Be Introduced Next Week, WSJ Reports

HTC’s next big smartphone will offer up a fingerprint sensor like the iPhone 5s, the Wall Street Journal is now reporting, and will be unveiled on October 15. Separately, invites have been sent out to journalists from HTC Taiwan, pegging October 18 as the date for a special event in Kaohsiung, …

Eric Schmidt says Android is more secure than the iPhone, is he right?

During a question-and-answer session at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, Google’s executive chairman and former CEO Eric Schmidt declared that Android is more secure than the iPhone (i.e. iOS). The audience of technologists laughed, which probably wasn’t the reaction Schmidt was looking for, and when …

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iPhone 5S vs LG G2

On one corner we have one of the most powerful Android smartphones of the year, and in the other we have Apple’s best iPhone ever, or so they say. …

Galaxy Note 3 release dates, prices and deals – all you need to know about the Canadian launch

After taking a look at the U.S. launch details for the Galaxy Note 3, it’s time to check out similar availability details for the Canadian launch of the handset, which is also taking place this week.<p>Just like in the USA, the Galaxy Note 3 will be available from various mobile operators in Canada, …

HTC One Max tipped for October 15 release to combat Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3

The anticipated HTC One Max may launch on October 15, according to Phone Arena. The enthusiast site caught the date through a Chinese forum as the …

Global HTC One gets Android 4.3 update, improved low-light camera performance

If you're the proud owner of an unlocked HTC One smartphone, you should now have access to an Android 4.3 update. If you picked up a locked device from a US carrier, you're likely out of luck, but global users can now snag the latest version of Jelly Bean. According to <i>Android Highlights</i>, …

Is iOS 7 making you seasick? Here’s how to turn off the parallax effect.

As people upgrade their old iPhones(s aapl) to iOS 7 — or get new handsets running Apple’s latest software — some are reportedly getting seasick on …

Samsung: We’ve been making gold phones longer than Apple has been making phones

With Apple’s new gold iPhone 5s getting the most attention of any of the new colorful iPhones it released earlier this month, Samsung wants you to know that it isn’t copying Apple with its new gold Galaxy S4.<p>In a blog post on its official Samsung Tomorrow blog titled, “Golden History of Samsung …

Motorola's DVX rumored to be low cost follow-up to Moto X

A cheaper relative of Motorola’s customizable Moto X handset is rumored to be headed to low-cost carriers. The phone is said to be called the DVX, and according to a <i>PhoneArena</i> report from earlier this week, it will be available on Republic Wireless sometime in October.<p>It’s not the same abundance of …

Where is wearable tech headed?

Imagine a small adhesive strip that can collect intimate biological data and tell your smartphone that you need to apply sunscreen or hydrate. How …

See a speed test between every iPhone model ever made

Logic and Moore's Law would seem to dictate that the newly released iPhone 5S should blow the original iPhone from seven years ago out of the water when it comes to which runs the fastest.<p>But as the video below illustrates with an eight-way speed test between all of the publicly released iPhone …

Samsung's teased curved phone may not be what you think

If Samsung's reveal of a forthcoming smartphone with a curved screen sends shivers down your spine and visions of bendable handsets dancing through your head, you may want to rein in your excitement.<p>While Samsung (and LG and Nokia and Apple) are all experimenting with kinetic displays that move …

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