Sony might sell their mobile business

Published by on Jan 14th, 2015, 5 Comments

Sony-no-QuadBusiness isn’t looking too good at Sony right now. The company’s own forecasts show that they will make a 230 billion yen (R 22.65 billion) net loss for the financial year ending in March. Even though the PlayStation 4 is selling by the truckload, difficulties in other divisions are putting strain on the bottom line of the Japanese tech giant. After selling its Vaio laptop business to Japan Industrial Partners last year, the company is reportedly considering future offloads of other businesses. (more…)

Has the new Canon EOS 80D accidentally been spotted?

Published by on Jan 12th, 2015, No Comments

Canon-EOS80D-rumor-1200-80Canon’s enthusiasts camera range (double-digits) is currently topped by the EOS 70D and a lot of Canon partial photographers are waiting for its successor to launch, to either upgrade their old equipment or jump onto the DSLR bandwagon. If you are one of these Cononites or just take a special interest in anything photography you will be happy to know that the EOS 80D might just have accidentally poked its head out.

The “new Canon” was spotted by PetaPixel on Canon Austria’s Facebook page, and speculation has been growing about what model it could possibly be. (more…)

Galaxy S6 doing the rounds behind the scenes at CES 2015

Published by on Jan 6th, 2015, No Comments

Samsung-GalaxyS6MINICES 2015 is the place to be seen if you want to show off your latest and greatest tech devices. We have seen launches from LG and Microsoft over the past couple of days and it seems there might be a huge upcoming flagship device doing the rounds behind closed doors at the event. Initially word on the Galaxy S6 was only expected to surface a bit later in 2015 but it seems as though the phone is reportedly being shown (behind closed doors) at CES 2015. (more…)

Sony Xperia Z4 leaks in Sony hack

Published by on Dec 19th, 2014, 7 Comments

z4-spectre-1We know that the next Xperia flagship smartphone is right around the bend. Sony’s crazy 6 month release schedule will see the Xperia Z4 be released somewhere early in the new year. CES 2015 is just a couple of weeks away and I bet we are going to see Sony release their latest installment at the event. Leaks and rumors have touched upon what we might expect for the past month or so now, but now a big one may have just emerged from the recent Sony Pictures hack… (more…)

Twitter might team up with Foursquare in 2015

Published by on Dec 17th, 2014, No Comments

twitter-foursquarePartnerships between different app companies are becoming more and more frequent these days. Recently we saw Spotify and Uber team up to provide an enhanced ride service with your favorite songs playing. Now it seems like there are two more high profile companies that want to go into business in 2015. According to a report from Business Insider, Twitter and Foursquare might be going into business together… (more…)

Latest Samsung Galaxy S6 benchmarks leaked

Published by on Dec 11th, 2014, 4 Comments

Samsung-sign1Rumors are heating up surrounding Samsung’s upcoming flagship smartphone the Galaxy S6. Instead of stuff like curved screens, we are looking at straightforward benchmark data. According to PocketNow’s sources, the handset sure looks like a solid one and avid Samsung customers can expect a jump in specs in all areas. The spec-sheet is compiled from mainly benchmark data but usually these leaks are relatively close to the final product. (more…)

LG may release cell enabled G Watch R2

Published by on Dec 10th, 2014, No Comments

lggwatchr2Everyone is trying to push the boundaries with their smartwatch design and functionality. Apple will be launching the Apple Watch early in the new year and we are yet to be convinced if it will deliver as promised. LG will be stepping up their smartwatch offering with the new G Watch R2. Rumors have been floating around that LG will launch their new smartwatch at next year’s MWC and it will come with a cellular connection. (more…)

Apple may release a 4-inch iPhone again… in 2015

Published by on Dec 5th, 2014, 2 Comments

iPhone-6 and iPhone 5

Is it just me, or does Apple not completely know what they want to do these days? Before the iPhone 6 was released, their mantra has been for years that “the phone needs to be the perfect size for one-handed use,” which in their eyes meant “4 inches at the most.” Then the iPhone 6 was released amidst a lot of pressure from fans, critics and investors alike saying that the market has moved on to larger screens.

Now we get some rumours that Apple may be back-tracking a bit in terms of the perfect screen size. Was 4-inches the perfect size, which we saw on the iPhone 5? (more…)