Lenovo unveils the first dual-screen smartwatch

Published by on May 29th, 2015, No Comments


Just earlier this week we spoke about electronics manufacturers that always believe more is better, as is evident with the upcoming dual battery Gionee smartphone. Smartwatches aren’t a necessity like a smartphone is (yet), but Lenovo believe they need to get ahead of the curve by offering a smartwatch with two screens. Well, sort of… (more…)

Android M gets a codename – new version’s name revealed?

Published by on May 26th, 2015, 2 Comments


It’s that time of the year again – Google I/O is around the corner and that means everyone is expecting the newest version of Android to make an appearance at the developer’s conference, probably still as Android M.

As usual a couple of leaks have hit the web, and some claim that we already know Android M will be released in a couple of days and we may know what its name is going to be. (more…)

The world’s first dual battery smartphone is on its way

Published by on May 26th, 2015, No Comments


The world of technology and gadgets changes at a pace unknown to most industries. Companies try to push the realms of possibility with extremely expensive research and development programmes in order to find that next big thing that will line its pockets with cash.

Many manufacturers have found that having more of one of something can often bump up the usability or performance of devices, like dual cameras, duel SIM cards and of course dual-core processors, which is soon to evolve into a 10-core setup in smartphones. (more…)

Samsung Galaxy A5 Video Review – Bandwidth Blog TV

Published by on May 25th, 2015, 1 Comment


There once was a time in smartphone history where the line in the sand was clearly drawn. On one side stood Apple, with a beautiful but limited operating system housed in a premium and stylish aluminium frame. On the other was Samsung, with a gaudy but incredibly flexible Android system stationed in enough plastic to make tupperware jealous.

Fast forward, and that axis still exists… arguably. Yet how times have changed; as Apple slowly and carefully extends iOS’ reach, Samsung have made the leap from plastic to metal; and what a fantastic leap that is. The Galaxy A5 is the second Samsung smartphone to stand on this precipice and reap the results. (more…)

Ubisoft to launch VR games in 2016

Published by on May 22nd, 2015, No Comments

ubisoftVirtual reality hardware currently has only a few applications, but come 2016 one of the primary motivations of VR hardware will become reality. Yup, virtual reality gaming! Video game publishing powerhouse Ubisoft plans to release games suited for virtual reality in 2016.

The company is currently developing “a certain number of games” that take advantage of VR, CEO Yves Guillemot told analysts on a call Tuesday. He noted Ubisoft believes in VR and wants to give gamers the chance to become more immersed in virtual worlds. (more…)

LG confirms plans to launch another flagship in 2015

Published by on May 21st, 2015, No Comments

LG G4 launch

Traditionally the Korean smartphone manufacturers have followed each others lead quite closely when it comes to important smartphone releases. This year will probably be no different. (more…)

Samsung rejects rumours of early Galaxy Note 5 launch

Published by on May 21st, 2015, No Comments


This being the tech world, rumours are always abound leaving small titbits of interesting info on the internet – whether they are true or not. They problem has become that many page hit-seekers have started making up fake rumours for to gain an audience they don’t deserve. Luckily we the tech journo community have weeded out the fakes from the greats. (more…)

Supermodel Jourdan Dunn gets HTC ‘Ink-ed’

Published by on May 20th, 2015, No Comments


Over the years HTC has employed some interesting methods to get its brand name out there in ways few other companies have tried. Their newest campaign? Launching limited edition HTC One M9 smartphones in conjunction with a supermodel.

Jourdan has collaborated with the Cally-Jo Apothecary, a celebrity tattoo artist, to come up with a new design. The open hand and eye symbolize the need for protection and strength while still being open and approachable in personality and style. (more…)