HTC One E8 Review

A few weeks after the all-metal HTC One M8 was announced, there were rumors that the Taiwanese company was working on a cheaper version, that would have similar specs but a polycarbonate shell instead. Then, sure enough, the HTC One E8 was announced. Also known as the HTC One Ace and the HTC One Vogue edition, the One E8 is an interesting approach by HTC, which is trying to combine flagship specs with less- ...

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HTC’s new J Butterfly is a waterproof One M8

Japanese carrier KDDI just took the wraps off the new 2014 HTC J Butterfly, and no suprise, it's similar to the 2014 HTC One but is also waterproof (IPX7). The "HTC J Butterfly HTL23" features a 5 inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 801 processor, 2GB RAM, 13 megapixel rear camera (with a 2 megapixel duo camera), 5 megapixel front facing camera, LTE-Advanced, 4G, Wifi, 32GB of internal memory with a microsD card ...

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Panasonic Eluga U launched in India for Rs 18,990

The Panasonic Eluga U launched in India today, at a price of Rs 18,990. The Eluga U is the company's latest smartphone in India and boasts a 5 inch 1280 x 720 pixels resolution IPS display with one-glass-solution, a 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor, Adreno 305 GPU, 2GB RAM, 16GB onboard memory with a microSD card slot, 13 megapixel rear camera, 2 megapixel front facing camera, 2500 mAh battery, FM ...

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Nokia Treasure Tag Review

The Nokia Treasure Tag (WS-2) was announced a while ago but it finally launched over at my side of the planet about a month ago. The Treasure Tag is a tiny, cute little box that you can attach to your keychain (or any object for that matter) so that you dont lose it. Which can come in mighty handy if you keep losing your car keys, or have parents are are on a perpetual mission to find lost keys. And vice-ve ...

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First Look: Nokia X Software Platform v1.2

Although it recently came to light that Microsoft Devices, the phone manufacturer that used to be known as Nokia, is slated to be shelving all future Android-powered Nokia devices and placing all current models into "maintenance mode" as far as software development and ecosystem-building is concerned, it is clear that the company is still doing its due diligence to ensure that owners of the Nokia X, X+ and ...

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Nokia X Software v1.2 Now Rolling out for Nokia X, X+ and XL

Good news Nokia X owners! Even after previous news that there might not be any new updates for the platform, today Nokia rolled out the Nokia X Software Platform v1.2 for the Nokia X, X+ and XL phones. The update brings along a new App Switcher and more. According to Nokia, the key features of the update include: Enjoy improved ease of use with the new app switcher - switch easily between open apps, or clos ...

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Android 4.4.2 KitKat now available for Sony Xperia T2 Ultra

If you read our Sony Xperia T2 Ultra review, you probably know how impressed we were with the mid-range phablet. Something we didn't really think would happen! Apparently the phone has gotten even better now because Sony is rolling out an Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for it. The update is apparently for both the single and dual-SIM versions of the Xperia T2 Ultra, and you'll need Sony's PC Companion app for ...

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You can now unlock your Moto X with a ‘digital tattoo’

If you were looking for a better way to unlock your phone instead of the ancient, boring ol' swipe-to-unlock method or Face Unlock method, here's news for ya. Motorola partnered with VivaLnk to launch Digital Tattoos, which are an NFC-based skin tag that unlocks your phone with a quick tap. Currently the feature is limited to just the Moto X, and the 'tattoo' can only stay on your body for upto-5-days which ...

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Android 4.4.3 Now Rolling Out for the HTC One M8

The HTC One M8 is now receiving an update to Android 4.4.3 KitKat. The upgrade is available currently for unlocked and developer edition HTC One M8 units in the USA, but should be rolling out to other regions as well. That being said, our Asian unit still thinks 4.4.2 is the latest version. The Android 4.4.3 KitKat update apparently weighs in at about 592MB, and includes security fixes from Android 4.4.4. T ...

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Pink HTC One M8 announced for the UK

If the Silver, Gunmetal-grey and Amber Gold colors for the HTC One M8 werent enough for you, you'll be happy to know there are more colors of the metallic flagship announced this week. There's a Pink HTC One M8, and a Red HTC One M8, announced exclusively for the UK. The Pink version you see above will be exclusively available on Carphone Warehouse from August 7th, but you can pre-order it right now to get ...

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Google Play gets an offline games section

Nowadays, it can be pretty hard to find an Android game that doesnt need an internet connection to work (for various, silly reasons). Thankfully Google just made it a lot easier to find games these games, with a dedicated "Offline Games" section on the Google Play Store. Included in the offline games list so far, is Asphalt 8, Jetpack Joyride, Dots, Assassin's Creed Pirates, Ice Age Village, Dumb Ways to Di ...

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OnePlus sees “tremendous interest” from India

The OnePlus One has got a lot of attention over the last few weeks since it's launch in April, mostly for it's flagship-level specs at an incredibly affordable price-tag. As you can tell from our OnePlus One Review, the phone is definitely immense value-for-money and as such it's become pretty popular around the globe, especially it seems, here in India. According to the company's official forums: Over the ...

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