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HTC One Arriving At Verizon This Summer

HTC One Smartphone

The HTC One may very well be the best built Google Android smartphone to hit the open market in 2013, and now the high-end phone and its decent reviews will make its way onto the Verizon Wireless network. The HTC One has become popular enough that Google will soon offer a stock Android version of… Read more »

Apple iPhone 5 And Low-Cost iPhone To Feature Multiple Colors

iPhone 5 Colors

Apple iPhone 5S and low-cost iPhones will be featured in multiple colors, according to a new rumor on the web. According to a rumor from Macotakara, the low-cost iPhone will feature a plastic shell instead of aluminum. The company claims that the plastic shell will make it easy for Apple to offer white, pink, green,… Read more »

Samsung Galaxy S III Update Leaked, Gets S4 Inspired Facelift

Samsung Galaxy S III

The Samsung Galaxy S III is expected to receive a facelift in the near future, and a leak of that upgrade has made its way online. Samsung will provide the new facelift with the release of the Google Android 4.2.2 ROM update. According to the new report, the ROM is currently being tested internally by… Read more »

BlackBerry Messenger Coming This Summer To iOS, Android Platforms

BlackBerry Messenger for iOS and Android

The BlackBerry Messenger application (BBM) is making its way from BlackBerry devices to both the Google Android and iOS platforms this summer. The announcement reveals that iOS and Android users will be able to download and use the app for free. The application will first debut with only core BBM functionality, which will then extend… Read more »

Apple iPhone 5S And Low-Cost iPhone Production Starting In June/July

iPhone 5S and Low-Cost iPhone Production

The Apple iPhone 5S and low-cost Apple iPhone will go into full production starting in June or July, according to a new report from Morgan Stanley. Analyst Katy Huberty met with suppliers in Hong Kong and Taiwan, and, based on those meetings, they claim a launch date sometime in September 2013. Recent rumors from Sharp’s… Read more »

iPhone Dominates In US As Android Wins Internationally

Google Android Sales vs iPhone

A new market share study from the team at comScore claims that Apple is winning in the US smartphone market while Google Android is helping the search giant win in virtually every other country. According to recently acquired data, Apple’s smartphone market share increased from 36.3 percent in Q4 2012 to 39 percent in Q1… Read more »

iPhone 5S Rumor: Preorders Starting June 20, Orders Shipping In July

Apple iPhone 5S

An alleged sales sheet for the Apple iPhone 5S has surfaced from a Japanese telecom. The sales sheet claims that Apple will begin offering pre-orders on June 20 and will then launch in July. The document claims that the iPhone 5S will feature a 13-megapixel rear camera and offer the yet-to-be-announced iOS 7 OS. Recent… Read more »

Vibrating Underwear iPhone App Creates High Tech Foreplay [Video]

iPhone app controls vibrating underwear

Vibrating underwear? There’s an app for that. Australian condom maker Durex announced that it is launching an iPhone-enabled men and women’s underwear line to, well, facilitate phone sex. The company calls it the future of foreplay. Perhaps it even gives an expanded definition of the term “sexting.” The somewhat awkward “Fundawear” introductory video nonetheless has… Read more »

Nokia’s $26 Feature Phones Earn Same Profit Margin As Lumia Smartphones

Nokia Feature Phone and Lumia Sales Margins

Nokia’s 105 feature phone earns approximately the same profit margins as the higher end Nokia Lumia smartphone line. Speaking about his company’s pricing decisions, Nokia’s China Platform and Technology R&D director Jun Wang explained that the company plans to ship a massive number of the Nokia 105 devices. The Nokia 105 is targeting the Chinese… Read more »