Motorola Wants to Make Your Phone Modular

Motorola has announced that its new research and development team, called Project Ara, is developing an "open hardware platform for creating highly modular smartphones". In other words, it wants your phone to come in bits. » 10/29/13 5:32am 10/29/13 5:32am

It Took Five Years To Make a Beautiful Android Phone

Android has become an enormous success in part by appealing to a lot of people who don't prioritize aesthetics. It's no wonder it's been ugly for half a decade. But finally, it's spawned a truly gorgeous object for everyone: the HTC One. » 3/19/13 3:11pm 3/19/13 3:11pm

Galaxy S IV Video Leaks Show Off Smart Pause, Gesture Recognition, and…

A series of leaked videos purport to show off some of the Samsung Galaxy S IV's new control methods, including a smart pause system and touch-free control. Why wait for tonight when you can check out all the goodies right now? » 3/14/13 8:09am 3/14/13 8:09am

This Is Almost Certainly Probably How HTC's New Phone Will Look

HTC is gearing up to announce its new phone later today. We've seen numerous leaks and renderings but now, just ahead of the announcement, French site NowhereElse claims to have laid its hands on some press images. » 2/19/13 5:31am 2/19/13 5:31am

BlackBerry's Q10 QWERTY Hero Won't Be in the US Until May—At the…

The phone that could unexpectedly become BlackBerry's saviour, the Q10, won't hit US shores until May—at the earliest—according to CEO Thorsten Heins. » 2/06/13 8:00am 2/06/13 8:00am

HTC’s Next Android Flagship to Pack a 1.7GHz Quad-Core Processor and…

Some leaked tech specs supposedly tell us what to expect from HTC's flagship Android model for 2013, with the phone maker apparently set to launch a 4.7-inch model with a 1080p display. » 12/18/12 7:02am 12/18/12 7:02am

Samsung's New Galaxy Grand Doesn't Quite Live Up to Its Name

Samsung's latest addition to its Galaxy line-up—the Grand—has just been announced. Sadly, it's not clear that it entirely lives up to its name. » 12/18/12 4:13am 12/18/12 4:13am

Motorola Quietly Kills Off Webtop

Motorola has quietly killed of its vaguely ridiculous Webtop concept, a line of software and hardware that allowed a handset to power a lightweight laptop. Sadly, nobody bought one. » 10/08/12 4:54am 10/08/12 4:54am

The New HTC One X+ Looks a Lot Like the HTC One X

Pocket-lint is reporting that it's been sent images of the new HTC One X+ from a trusted source and... it looks almost identical to the existing HTC One X. » 9/28/12 6:03am 9/28/12 6:03am

Nuance Planning Voice Recognition Which Works While Your Phone Sleeps

Nuance, the company behind Apple's Siri, isn't content with the current state of mobile voice recognition. Instead, it wants smartphones to be able to react to voice commands even when they're asleep. » 9/24/12 5:53am 9/24/12 5:53am

Samsung Building 128GB Flash Memory Chips For Next Year’s Superphones

There might just be a 128GB memory option when it comes to upgrading to the Galaxy S4 next year or the S5 the year after, thanks to Samsung now mass producing 128GB memory chips for use in mobile devices. » 9/20/12 7:05am 9/20/12 7:05am

ZTE Hoping to Launch Mozilla Phone Early 2013

Rumors have been circulating about the imminent arrival of a Mozilla phone for some time. Now the Wall Street Journal and Reuters are reporting that ZTE is planning to launch a Mozilla-powered phone in the first quarter of 2013. » 9/19/12 7:34am 9/19/12 7:34am

Motorola’s RAZRi Has a Whopping 2GHz Intel Processor

Calling it their "biggest launch since the original RAZR" (no sniggering in the back row, please), Motorola's RAZRi is the first phone with a 2GHz Intel processor; however good that may be. Sounds impressive though, non? » 9/18/12 6:00am 9/18/12 6:00am

Another Way to Get a Headache: The LG Optimus 3D Max

LG's shown that it still thinks 3D phones are the future by unveiling yet another new phone pre-MWC. The beefed up Optimus 3D Max is the successor to the world's first 3D phone and aims to continue the headache-inducing pocket 3D experience we all know and love. » 2/22/12 5:12am 2/22/12 5:12am

New Snapdragon Chip With Integrated LTE Will Save Your Battery

Qualcomm's next-generation system-on-a-chip is set to turn up inside consumer devices at the Mobile World Congress—and judging by its rumored speed and integrated LTE technology, it could cause quite a stir. » 2/22/12 3:53am 2/22/12 3:53am

Fujitsu Windows Mobile Mango Phone Could Arrive Early

Nikkei is reporting that the very first Windows Mobile "Mango" handset to hit the market could arrive earlier than the purported Fall launch window, courtesy Fujitsu. » 7/17/11 5:00pm 7/17/11 5:00pm