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Google reportedly looking to power next-gen VR headsets with Android

Google reportedly looking to power next-gen VR headsets with Android

Virtual Reality is hot right now and Google is looking to have Android power the next generation of headsets according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. According to the reports, Google has ‘Tens of engineers’, lead by lay Clay Bavor and Jeremy Doig. working on a project which would make Android the power behind next gen VR[Read More…]

in Android Development, Rumours by at 3:46 pm on March 7, 2015
HTC One variant with oversize camera module spotted in the wild – is this the M9 Plus?
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HTC One variant with oversize camera module spotted in the wild – is this the M9 Plus?

We’ve just been introduced to the HTC One M9, the latest and greatest from the Taiwan based manufacturer and it’s been pretty well received so far. But is that the only version? Speculation mounted, due in part to a tweet from notorious leaker @evleaks, which showed a second model of the M9 in a larger size with what Evan posited[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Rumours by at 3:36 pm on March 7, 2015
Further rumours emerge surrounding Huawei as maker of the next Nexus
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Further rumours emerge surrounding Huawei as maker of the next Nexus

Rumours surrounding Chinese telecommunications and device manufacturer Huawei being tapped by Google to be the hardware partner in manufacturing a Nexus device are growing, with a market research analyst apparently confirming the rumour on Chinese social media site Weibo. Kevin Yang, Director of China Research at iSuppli, a research analysis firm has apparently ‘confirmed’ the rumour which emerged a few[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Rumours by at 3:59 am on March 5, 2015
HTC One M9 sneaks out by the pool, ahead of launch in Barcelona
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HTC One M9 sneaks out by the pool, ahead of launch in Barcelona

It just seems that despite the best endeavours of handset manufacturers to keep things under wraps until a launch is announced, it never really works. We’ve seen careless leaks in the past where people have left new phones in bars, and with the HTC One M9 especially, we saw some sample photos come from HTC’s lab in Taiwan, and like[Read More…]

in News, Phones, Rumours by at 6:54 am on March 1, 2015
Could this be the biggest Galaxy S6 leak yet? Probably.
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Could this be the biggest Galaxy S6 leak yet? Probably.

We’ve seen so many Samsung leaks that we’re getting a little tired of them, but when these slipped across our desk, we had to say they caught our attention. These look to be the most comprehensive, authentic leaked photos of the Galaxy S6 yet, and while there’s a few watermarks on the images, you can still get a great look[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones, Rumours by at 2:05 pm on February 28, 2015
Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge appear in Sprint advertising leak

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge appear in Sprint advertising leak

It’s basically confirmed now, and short of hearing it from Samsung’s mouth (which we expect to in a few days), the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge will be unveiled at MWC 2015 in Barcelona. The phones look as shown above, and besides a few specs and key information on availability and pricing, there’s not much more you need to[Read More…]

in News, Phones, Rumours by at 9:14 pm on February 27, 2015
Rumour: HTC One M9 appears in “Introduction” video
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Rumour: HTC One M9 appears in “Introduction” video

We’re days away from the reveal of the HTC One M9 in Barcelona, just before Mobile World Congress 2015. While we’ll have Dan on the ground to cover the reveals, it seems Upleaks has beaten everyone to the punch with an “Introduction” video for the phone. The video – strangely, made for portrait orientation – seems to confirm a number[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours by at 10:14 am on February 25, 2015
Google accidentally confirms that a new Chromebook Pixel is on the way
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Google accidentally confirms that a new Chromebook Pixel is on the way

Nearly two years on, Google’s expensive Chromebook Pixel is still one of the best ChromeOS devices out there, and has a dedicated fanbase. It didn’t receive an update in 2014, leading many to believe that the Pixel would go quietly into the night as newer Chromebooks overtook it on specs and features. Not so. Google’s got a Pixel 2 in[Read More…]

in Chrome Devices, News, Rumours by at 8:32 am on February 25, 2015
Rumour: Pebble to launch a new, larger watch with a colour e-paper display
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Rumour: Pebble to launch a new, larger watch with a colour e-paper display

It was only a few days ago that we saw a mysterious countdown timer appear on the Pebble website, seemingly counting down to the launch of a new device. 9to5Google spotted an image on Pebble’s website (which has since hilariously been replaced by an image of a rock) that seems to indicate a device with a wider screen, colour display[Read More…]

in Accessories, News, Rumours by at 1:20 pm on February 24, 2015
HTC One M9 details and images appear on Cyberport listings
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HTC One M9 details and images appear on Cyberport listings

We’ve seen leaks about the HTC One M9 for weeks, if not months, and it feels like there’s not much left to find out about the rumoured device scheduled for an MWC 2015 launch in a week or so. German retailer Cyberport has posted details of the HTC One M9 including a number of renders which appear to confirm much[Read More…]

in News, Phones, Rumours by at 9:11 am on February 22, 2015