Tag Archives: smartphone

Microsoft developing 7-inch Surface tablet – WSJ | Reuters

(Reuters) – Microsoft Corp is developing a new lineup of Surface tablets, including a 7-inch version expected to go into mass production later this year, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the company’s plans. Microsoft executives felt they needed to keep pace with the growing popularity of smaller tablets like Google Inc’s…
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HTC First with Facebook Home review

With a billion users, it’d be an understatement to say Facebook has done a good job conquering the desktop world. Mobile, however, is the social network’s next frontier: although it has a significant presence on every major smartphone and tablet platform, the company has a reputation for bringing its key features to the PC environment…
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AnandTech | The HTC One Review

It is nearly impossible to begin to review the HTC One without some context, and I’ll begin our review of the HTC One (formerly the device known as codename M7) much the same way I did my impressions piece simply by stating that HTC is in an interesting position as a result of last year’s product cycle….
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AnandTech | The Great Equalizer 3: How Fast is Your Smartphone/Tablet in PC GPU Terms

For the past several days I’ve been playing around with Futuremark’s new 3DMark for Android, as well asKishonti’s GL and DXBenchmark 2.7. All of these tests are scheduled to be available on Android, iOS, Windows RT and Windows 8 – giving us the beginning of a very wonderful thing: a set of benchmarks that allow us…
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DailyTech – Is LG Making Monstrous Megalodon for Google Nexus 5 Android Superphone?

Phone will reportedly feature Snapdragon 800, 3 GB of LPDDR3, and 1080p OLED screen Android and Me is reporting on an interesting rumor about a supposed prototype for Google Inc.’s (GOOG) next generation Nexus phone (the fifth generation model).  Supposedly, LG Electronics, Inc. (KSC:066570) is competing for the contract with a model called “Megalodon”, which appears to have a…
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HTC One review (2013)

One. In literal terms, it’s a number. To HTC, however, it’s a branding strategy — the foundation upon which the entire company is now based. Just take one look at the One lineup and you’ll easily understand this is the manufacturer’s pride and joy. There’s a very good reason for that: in a crowded smartphone…
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DailyTech – Intel Acquires Infineon Wireless, Promises Not to Kill ARM Support

  DailyTech – Intel Acquires Infineon Wireless, Promises Not to Kill ARM Support. Move may mark the start of the x86 smart phone invasion, though As previously reported, Intel has been pursuing an acquisition of Infineon Technologies AG’s wireless unit.  Infineon AG, spun-off in 1999 from Siemens AG, has seen lots of recent business making broadband…
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