Shane McGuire

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‘Evolved’ Samsung Exynos 5 Octa teased, launching next week

Move over <b>original</b> Exynos 5 Octa, after such a short time on the market, you’re already being replaced by something better! Earlier today, Samsung took to Twitter to announced it will be launching a <i>“more powerful, enhanced”</i> version of the Exynos 5 Octa sometime next week.<p>Any other details? No, but …

Electronics Industry

Back to Basics: NFC Explained

This week’s edition is going to focus on a piece of technology which was labelled the “next big thing” not so long ago. While it hasn’t quite lived up to that tag yet, it’s still become a staple in high-end smartphones. It’s time to talk NFC.<p>What is NFC?<p>NFC stands for Near Field Communications, and …

Android News

And the Sony Xperia Z Ultra can be yours for the low, low price of $1239!

The first device in the world to hit the market with the <i>zeus-like</i> powerful SoC, the Qualcomm Snapdragon, is the Sony Xperia Z Ultra.<p>A behemoth by even my standards, the Xperia Z Ultra is packing some incredible tech. Check out the specs below!<p>Oh, before you look down any further, I have to remind …

Mobile Technology

Can the Moto X change smartphone photography as we know it?

We’ve been hearing about the Moto X’s ‘Clear Pixel’ camera and how “It means ‘dark, blurry pics and lack of details’ will be things of the past…”, for a while now, but let’s dive in and see what this could really mean.<p>In a somewhat unusual turn for smartphone technologies, ‘Clear Pixel’ is actually …

Mobile Technology

Moto X exciting for Larry Page, Motorola financial performance probably not so much

Google’s CEO revealed during the company’s Q2 2013 earnings conference call that he’s “really excited” for the upcoming Moto X, although it’s not all good news for Motorola, especially when looking at its financial performance.<p>Page revealed during his remarks that he has been a tester of the Moto X …

Mobile Technology

MoDaCo.SWITCH opens beta to testers who want to have both Sense and stock Android ROMs on the HTC One

HTC One owners looking to run both stock Android and the default Sense ROM on their devices can sign up for the beta program of MoDaCo.SWITCH.<p>Developed by Paul O’Brien, MoDaCo.SWITCH is a useful tool that lets you boot two Android instances on your HTC One including the default ROM that comes …

HTC One

New Nexus 7 with Android 4.3 to launch on July 31 with Staples, report says

<i>First-gen Nexus 7 model</i><p>A fresh report features a purported image that lists several new Nexus 7 features – Android 4.3 included – and says the new 7-inch tablet will be launched on July 31 with a retailer.<p><i>Engadget</i> has posted the following image, which includes several specs and features for the …

Android News

Phandroid

<i>schedule</i><p>Feb 21, 2018 LEAKS<p>Huawei P20 leaked photos show us beautifully small bezels. Oddly missing is the rumored three camera setup and complete …