Sony has now made the new Xperia M5 and Xperia C5 Ultra available for prelaunch bookings until the end of this month.
The Japanese gadget maker recently unveiled the midrange smartphones Xperia M5 and Xperia C5 Ultra. Customers can now book the two new devices ahead of the official launch until August 31 via 11Street in Malaysia, according to the International Business Times (IBT).
The advanced orders will be shipped seven days after the preorder period expires, the report adds. more >>
Lenovo has definitely come a long way in the mobile market. A few years ago, no one took the Chinese manufacturer seriously mainly because its main niche was the PC market.
However, a few years later, Lenovo has been considered as among the most popular Android phone makers in China.
For the past several months, there have been rumors about Lenovo's upcoming smartphones, which would most likely be announced a few weeks from now. more >>
Stirred by a report of how the Islamic State uses the Quran to justify systematic sexual violence against women and young girls, Hillsong Church pastor Bobbie Houston has called on women everywhere to pray over the shocking and abhorrent situation in any way they know how.
After reading The New York Times Aug. 13 feature "ISIS Enshrines a Theology of Rape," Houston posted a fervent prayer request on her Instagram account, alerting potentially more than 100,000 followers to the powerful report.
The Times feature, written by Rukmini Callimachi, highlights how "the Islamic State codifies sex slavery in conquered regions of Iraq and Syria," using the Quran in support. The radical Sunni militant group uses the barbaric practice as a recruiting tool to grow its numbers. more >>
ASUS will be attending the Berlin IFA next month where it has hinted it will present several products, including a smartphone and a smartwatch.
With the IFA 2015 trade expo nearing its September 4 to 9 schedule, ASUS, the world's largest PC vendor, is teasing its participation with a potential unveiling of a smartwatch, and a smartphone featuring a rear volume rocker.
There have been speculations that a new ASUS Zenfone handset is due for announcement after news emerged the device had already been certified by TENAA in China. more >>
LG recently filed several trademark applications pointing toward the smartphone manufacturer's bid for a "G Edge" handset, among its other patent submissions.
With competitor Samsung's latest smartphones carrying the Edge title, LG is getting in on the action with several patent applications using the "Edge" moniker as well.
The South Korean tech company has filed several trademark applications for a number of potential smartphone names with the word "Edge" in the title, one of which is the G Edge. more >>
Samsung recently released its first advertisement for its upcoming Galaxy Note 5, highlighting the handset's auto-eject S Pen.
Putting emphasis on its OLED display, split-screen multitasking, and a brand new design, Samsung launched its first ad for the Galaxy Note 5, less than a week after announcing the device together with the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus during its 2015 Unpacked Event.
The ad put particular focus on the South Korean tech manufacturer's Auto-Eject S Pen design with its extending tip. more >>