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BlackBerry 'considers putting itself up for sale'

BlackBerry’s chief executive Thornsten Heins has spent the past 18 months reassuring investors that he could restore the smartphone maker to its former glory, but is now close to throwing in the towel.<p>The struggling Canadian company has grown so disheartened by the poor reception its latest devices …

Touchscreens

Android Device Manager web interface is now live, try it now

We’ve told you on Monday that Google has begun rolling out Android Device Manager, an app that lets users locate, ring, or erase their lost or stolen Android devices. At that moment, the app, part of the Play Services frameworks, needed a web interface to be useful, but it now looks that Google has …

Android News

LG G2 battery: 3000mAh, increased battery density and “step design”

LG revealed during its LG G2 announcement that the phone packs a 3000mAh battery and has been redesigned to take advantage of the available space inside the handset.<p>In order to accommodate the rear buttons on the LG G2 without increasing the thickness of the device and without impacting battery …

Mobile Technology

Samsung Galaxy Gear concept highlights patent-inspired smartwatch with flexible display

A set of concept images for Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Gear smartwatch has been developed based on a recently discovered patent application for such a product.<p>The images suggest that the smartwatch would offer a large, flexible display and will be available in a variety of colors.<p>From what we can …

Electronics Industry

Insanely high 2098PPI OLED display from Sony makes your 1080p smartphone weep at night

Sony has just announced that they are finally putting to use what many industry experts are considering the highest PPI display ever created. This 0.7-inch (18.0mm diagonal) OLED panel (1280 x 720), is the product of “Sony’s unique OLED and semiconductor silicon drive technologies.” It provides …

Viewfinders

HTC One X+: Android 4.2.2 and Sense 5 rolling out to Taiwan

Right now the HTC One is where it is at, but if you happen to still be packing an HTC One X+, you’ll be happy to know that HTC has finally started rolling out Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean with Sense 5. At the moment, the update is only live for folks in Taiwan and the surrounding region, but it’s a …

Android News

S2 Games wants to eliminate MOBA strife with Strife

Here's a fun experiment: play a few games of League of Legends or Dota 2. Next, take note of how many of your teammates tell you to uninstall the …

Amazon reportedly set to launch Android video game console - and it may be core focused

Amazon is reportedly set to launch an Android video game console.<p>Game Informer reports the console will be released by the end of the year - "most …

Heroes of Newerth dev announces new MOBA Strife

Heroes of Newerth developer S2 Games has announced a new free-to-play MOBA called Strife.<p>S2 said Strife fuses community-driven gameplay with …

X Rebirth release date announced

Space simulation X Rebirth launches on 15th November 2013<p>The game - seven years in the making - is the latest in German studio Egosoft's X Universe …

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