Exclusive: Cortana Voice Assistant on Windows Phone 8.1 [VIDEO]

Building on the videos showing off various brand-new features in the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 update that we have brought you, we have got quite the scoop today in the form of a demonstration of Cortana, the long-rumoured Siri-like smart voice assistant slated to arrive with what looks like the biggest Windows Phone update in the history of the platform. Cortana aims to bring some intelligence to the Wind ...

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Samsung ‘Galaxy Glass’ supposedly coming in September

If you've ever wanted a Galaxy Gear for your face, here's good news! Apparently Samsung is working on a "Galaxy Glass" wearable that will be announced sometime in September. This comes in from a report by The Korean Times that cites unnamed Samsung officials who claimed that the Korean Manufacturer is working on a Google Glass competitor called "Galaxy Glass" (wonder how long it took them to come up with th ...

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Apple isnt keen on any iOS/OS X merger ideas

Rumor has it Apple is working on a huge 12.9 inch iPad (which might explain why Samsung just released a huge, 12 inch Galaxy Note) and everyone's been wondering how that would work. Speculation so far has been that this "iPad Pro" would run something closer to OS X instead of iOS, seeing as how even Microsoft has been talking about merging their mobile and desktop operating systems, but apparently Apple isn ...

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Red Nexus 5 caught in the wild

Amid rumors of Google and LG bringing more color options of the Nexus 5, a picture of a red Nexus 5 has been leaked across the interwebs today. According to the source, there's also a yellow version coming along, meant to release as the same time as the red version, in the same regions. Apparently the new color options might be available in late February or Early March, beginning with Vietname first. There' ...

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WSJ: Two Larger iPhones Coming This Year, No More Plastic

iPhone fans rejoiced two years ago when Apple debuted a larger screen on the iPhone 5 but in that time the average flagship Android or Windows Phone screen has gone well over 4 inches and closer to around 5 and over, meaning that yet again the iPhone's screen is starting to seem a little small in comparison. Which means, yet again, iPhone fans are hoping for a larger screen, which is not something they got ...

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Leaked HTC M8 cases indicate Fingerprint Sensor, Extra Camera Lens possibility

MWC 2014 is just months away and the leaks concerning HTC's next flagship device have started pouring in, the latest one being the images of some phone cases made for the device being retailed by a couple of Chinese case manufacturers online. All the cases feature the volume rockers on the right side, power button up top, to the right; a big cut-out on the bottom (I sincerely hope that the 3.5mm jack is NOT ...

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Microsoft reportedly in Talks with Sony for a Windows Phone this year

Sony creates some pretty gorgeous hardware, and they were the only company in 2013 to really push waterproof smartphones. I'm a huge fan of the company, so I found this rumor pretty interesting. Apparently Microsoft is in talks with Sony to create a Windows Phone this year. This comes in from The Information, a new tech site founded by former Wall Street Journal reporter Jessica Lessin. Apparently nothing i ...

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Windows Phone 8.1 might finally bring a notification center, Siri-like voice assistant

Windows Phone 8.1 might finally bring along a notification center to the platform, whenever it comes along. This rumor comes from The Verge which states that the 8.1 update will also bring a Siri-like voice assistant called 'Cortona' according to "sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans." Cortona will replace the current bing search on Windows Phone, and will work like Google Now, with conversational intera ...

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Windows Phone might finally move to onscreen buttons [Leak]

Good ol' @evleaks just tweeted the image you see below, along with the message "Partial Windows Phone Blue Screenshot." What you see above (click the image to see the high res version), looks like it might be onscreen buttons! Google uses onscreen buttons for Android on their Nexus devices, and even other manufacturers like Sony and LG have made the switch to virtual keys on their Android devices. It looks ...

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Samsung supposedly working on 20 Megapixel camera module for 2014 flagship

Nokia's been pumping out 41 Megapixel camera phones for two years now, and Sony's 20 Megapixel Xperia Z1 has been getting some pretty decent reviews (ours included), so it'd only make sense that Samsung wants to prove they've still got it and working on a decent camera for their phones as well. According to Korea's ET News, Samsung is working on a 20 Megapixel camera module for a phone that will be released ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Lite rumored for MWC 2014

If you're a fan of the Galaxy Note 3 but cant afford one, here's good news for ya. Samsung might be releasing a 'lite' version of it apparently. According to SamMobile, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Lite will be announced at MWC 2014 alongside a Galaxy Grand Lite, and will be a different configuration. The model number is expected to be SM-N7505 for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Lite, and it feature an 8 Megapixel ...

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Instagram For Windows Phone To Arrive On Windows Phone Store Tonight

Hardly the biggest surprise in history, but the long and not-so-patient wait for an official Instagram App for Windows Phone looks like it will soon be over. At Nokia World, we received official confirmation that Instagram would be on Windows Phone 'in the coming weeks'. A couple of days later, Nokia finally made an Instagram account of their own. Yesterday, someone tweeted the Windows Store Link for Instag ...

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