The Xiaomi Mi 4 was announced today as the company's newest flagship, during a massive event which took place in Beijing. Chief executive Lei Jun was welcomed by thunderous applause, as he took the cover off the new flagship, a device with a premium design and a claim to be the fastest smartphone in the world at the moment.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Monday, July 21, 2014
Apple has started rolling out the fourth developer preview of OS X 10.10 Yosemite for those registered in the Mac Developer Program. The update brings the usual performance improvements, but Apple has even managed to sneak in a brand new version of iTunes into the new release.
Apple has released the fourth beta of iOS 8.0 for supported iOS devices with a few new features and improvements along with the usual bug fixes. The update is available to developers registered in Apple's Dev Center. Apple first unveiled iOS 8 at WWDC 2014, with a few new features and improvements to their mobile platform.
Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1 update brings several new features and improvements to the platform and will be made available to phones currently running Windows Phone 8. The availability of the update will vary depending on phone model, region, and mobile operator. This page will provide you with the updates on when your device will receive the next version of Windows Phone
One of the enhancement offered on the LG G3 was its Knock Code screen unlocking feature, which allows you to tap the screen in predefined locations to wake it and unlock instantly, even when the device was asleep. Knock code first debuted on the LG G Pro 2, but is now being offered for the LG G2 on Sprint as well.
The Sony Xperia Z2 is receiving a new software update which brings improved call quality to the device along with other performance improvements. Among the improvements is the "Improved charging while battery is low" which likely allows your battery to charge faster. This will be a useful feature for those who want to hurriedly charge their device before heading out.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Today LG has officially announced its mini version of the LG G3. The device will be known as the LG G3 Beat (for Asia), but will also be referred to as the LG G3 s ( in Europe). The G3 Beat is essentially a slightly smaller version of the G3 with less advanced hardware.
After what seems like years of speculation, BlackBerry has finally unveiled its own digital voice assistant, which will serve as BlackBerry's version of Siri. Known simply as BlackBerry Assistant, this service will search through your email and calendar, and tell you what is trending on Twitter.
The Sony Xperia T2 Ultra is now receiving the Android 4.4 KitKat software update. The news was announced by Sony Mobile on its official blog and users should start receiving the OTA (over-the-air) notification of the update's availability soon.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom (SM-C101) is now receiving the Android 4.4 KitKat software update. The new software brings Android 4.4.2 and the C101XXUBNF4 build number along with several new features and improvements you will expect with KitKat.