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Water-resistant iPhone saves lives when group is forced to abandon capsized boat

Water-resistant iPhone saves lives when group is forced to abandon capsized boat

23 hours ago   |   BGR

You'll never realize how important it is to have a water-resistant smartphone on you until you have to use one to call for help while you're treading water. That's what...
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HQ Trivia and Vine co-founder dead at 34

HQ Trivia and Vine co-founder dead at 34

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Honorees Rus Yusupov and Colin Kroll accept the Breakthrough Award for Emerging Technology onstage at the Variety Breakthrough of the Year Awards during the 2014...
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YouTube Music goes after Apple Music with global and local charts playlists

YouTube Music goes after Apple Music with global and local charts playlists

4 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

Now that the whole YouTube Rewind 2018 debacle is starting to blow over, Google's video hosting-focused subsidiary can go back to improving its fledgling music streaming...
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Android version of The Weather Channel is updated with new UI

Android version of The Weather Channel is updated with new UI

5 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

The Weather Channel app for Android has been updated, starting with a new look for the home page. At the top of the home page you'll find your local weather information. The...
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Samsung closes Chinese smartphone factory as sales slow

Samsung closes Chinese smartphone factory as sales slow

5 days ago   |   Tech Radar

Samsung is to close its largest factory in China due to slowing smartphones sales and rising manufacturing costs. The company has two mobile phone factories in the country...
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Samsung Shutting Down A Smartphone Factory In China

Samsung Shutting Down A Smartphone Factory In China

6 days ago   |   Ubergizmo   |   2 articles

Samsung used to be a major force in the Chinese mobile phone market but its share has steadily eroded in the past few years. It's particularly bad for the company now because...
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Apple May Consider Making iPhones Outside China

Apple May Consider Making iPhones Outside China

6 days ago   |   Ubergizmo   |   7 articles

The ongoing trade dispute between Washington and China could impact the iPhone as well. The possibility that iPhones may get expensive due to tariffs imposed by the United...
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Samsung closes up China factory as regional smartphone woe intensifies

Samsung closes up China factory as regional smartphone woe intensifies

6 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

It's a pretty well-documented fact that both the global leader of smartphone shipments and the mobile industry's profit champion have been struggling in China for the past few...
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Apple accused of anti-competitive behaviour in Egypt, given 60 days to resolve issues

Apple accused of anti-competitive behaviour in Egypt, given 60 days to resolve issues

7 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   4 articles

The 2018 iPhone lineup Just one day after Apple was dealt a pretty big blow in China - Qualcomm was granted a preliminary injunction against the brand - the company is once...
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What you need to know about Apple's shipping deadlines

What you need to know about Apple's shipping deadlines

8 days ago   |   iMore

Just in time to get the perfect Apple gift for that special someone! If you're considering picking up the latest iPhone , Mac , HomePod , Apple TV , or iPad for your loved ones...
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HTC executive says the company will try to gain market share and turn a...

HTC executive says the company will try to gain market share and turn a profit in 2019

HTC has been out of the smartphone conversation for some time, possibly going back to 2014's HTC One with its dual camera setup and unique design. But since then, the company... Read more ...

Google's deleted millions of fake reviews from the Play Store in the past week

Google's deleted millions of fake reviews from the Play Store in the past week

There's no doubt that online reviews hold some serious weight when it comes to the likes of promoting apps and other software, and with this power comes the obligatory... Read more ...

Qualcomm slams Apple's response to iPhone ban in China, says it should be...

Qualcomm slams Apple's response to iPhone ban in China, says it should be ‘taking a bite out of sales'

After criticizing Apple in a statement yesterday for its response to China's injunction against certain iPhone models, Qualcomm continues its PR circuit today. Speaking to... Read more ...

Huawei P20, P20 Pro and Mate 10 Pro Android Pie rollout starts in Europe

Huawei P20, P20 Pro and Mate 10 Pro Android Pie rollout starts in Europe

The Huawei P20 and P20 Pro After initially launching the Android 9 Pie beta program way back in September, today Huawei has finally begun rolling out the final version of its... Read more ...

Snapchat's “Year End Story” feature goes live, here is how to use it

Snapchat's “Year End Story” feature goes live, here is how to use it

As we're nearing the end of the year, many on-going services offer their customers the chance to see a short recap of their most important moment happening throughout the year... Read more ...

Apple releases a tiny iOS update in 12.1.2, fixing connectivity bugs

Apple releases a tiny iOS update in 12.1.2, fixing connectivity bugs

Enlarge / The iPhone XR. Apple released a new version of iOS yesterday, and the public notes this time apply just to iPhones. Labeled iOS 12.1.2, it arrives just two weeks... Read more ...

LG reportedly bringing a foldable smartphone to CES 2019

LG reportedly bringing a foldable smartphone to CES 2019

CES is a yearly show where companies try to show off the latest and greatest technology, but it's becoming less and less about new smartphones. For 2019, though, it's being... Read more ...

Twitter now lets iOS users view Tweets in chronological order; feature...

Twitter now lets iOS users view Tweets in chronological order; feature coming to Android soon

Twitter announced today , that it has added a new feature to the iOS version of the Twitter app. Users can now view Tweets in reverse chronological order, which was the... Read more ...

Lenovo Z5 Pro GT features 12GB of RAM, SD 855, hidden front-facing cameras

Lenovo Z5 Pro GT features 12GB of RAM, SD 855, hidden front-facing cameras

The Lenovo Z5 Pro GT. The phone itself isn't much to look at, but its internals are really what we should be focusing on. The device is the world's first smartphone to sport a... Read more ...

Snap pro-level photos on your iPhone 8 with these amazing photography cases

Snap pro-level photos on your iPhone 8 with these amazing photography cases

Shooting with your iPhone is fun and everything, but having a photography case can seriously take your snapshots to the next level. Here are the best of the best iPhone 8... Read more ...