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iPhone 6 rumoured to feature 4.7-inch screen | Trusted Reviews

<b>With flagship Android phones continuing to grow in size, latest reports have claimed the iPhone 6 will launch with a larger, 4.7-inch display.</b><p>With a …

Mobile Technology

The Supersmoker Bluetooth pairs an electronic cigarette with a speakerphone

We've been punked, right? This thing can't possibly actually exist. We've seen plenty of ridiculous inventions in our day, but a combination electronic cigarette and speakerphone? What the what? According to the people behind this abomination, the Supersmoker Bluetooth "aesthetically combines the …

With WhatsApp off the market, who’s the next big OTT acquisition target?

There’s been a run on the big over-the-top communications apps lately. Last week, we saw Asian e-commerce giant Rakuten scoop up Viber for $900 …

WhatsApp acquisition: Why did Facebook spend more than $16bn on a messaging app? - Pocket-lint

Facebook has bought WhatsApp for a headline figure of $16 billion, but the deal goes well beyond that.<p>The monumental deal involves both cash and …

Daily Roundup: Ubuntu's first phones, Lumia Icon review and more!

<i>You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. Click on</i> …

Zuck Says Ads Aren’t The Way To Monetize Messaging, WhatsApp Will Prioritize Growth Not Subscriptions

Facebook won’t be throwing its advertising weight behind its new acquisition WhatsApp like it did with Instagram. But WhatsApp also won’t be focusing on rolling out the $1 a year subscription fee it currently charges in some countries. Instead, with the financial security Facebook brings, it will …

HTC's new smartwatch may be previewed next week with Qualcomm guts

Remember when HTC's Cher Wang said that her company solved the smartwatch battery life conundrum? Rumor has it the answer was Mirasol. According to <i>Bloomberg</i> sources, the company is preparing to share its smartwatch prototype with carriers at Mobile World Congress next week, a wearable that's said …

Facebook’s WhatsApp Acquisition Leaves Snapchat Hanging

With Facebook’s massive $19 billion purchase of WhatsApp earlier today, any possible marriage between Facebook and Snapchat appears to be dead.<p>After spending $20 billion on a photo sharing company (Instagram) and messaging company (WhatsApp), can Facebook really justify spending billions more to …

Nokia Launches $30 NFC Tag For Keeping Tabs On Your Phone’s Whereabouts

Nokia has unveiled a new accessory designed to make sure users of its Lumia smartphone are never parted from their handset. Or at least, that when they leave the house with their tagged keys or bag, they’ll be reminded to pick up their phone too. Or vice versa.<p>Called Treasure Tag, the smart fob can …

Kik Founder On Facebook Buying WhatsApp: Mobile Messaging Now “Table Stakes”

Mobile messaging consolidation is coming fast and heavy recently, with the Viber/Rakuten deal and today’s WhatsApp acquisition by Facebook. Another contender in the space, Waterloo-based Kik, has also seen good traction and growth (though admittedly not on the level of WhatsApp). Kik founder and …

Google I/O 2014 dates set as June 25 and 26 | Trusted Reviews

<b>The Google I/O 2014 dates have been confirmed, with the search turn Android giant announcing its annual developer conference will be held on June 25</b> …

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