Apple proved the tech industry that it can join the trend when it launched its very first iPhone phablet last year.
Now that both the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus have exceeded expectations and broken sales records, the Cupertino manufacturer is trying its best to expand the adoption rate of its latest handsets.
However, the announcements of high-end Android devices this year may have slowed down Apple's goal in terms of sales. As a result, the manufacturer has reduced the rates in one of its key markets – Russia. more >>
A group of conservative Anglican leaders are reportedly meeting in London to discuss forming a "parallel" church that they feel would be more true to Anglican principles on positions like women bishops and gay marriage.
The Independent reported that The Church of England is "at risk of an unprecedented schism" in light of the proposal by the Global Anglican Futures Conference, which seeks to counter what conservatives find is a liberal approach to social issues by the Church of England and the Archbishop of Canterbury.
In 2014 the Church of England broke from centuries of tradition when it voted in approval to allow women to become bishops, which was celebrated by top Anglican leaders. In January 2015, the Rev. Libby Lane was ordained as the Bishop of Stockport, becoming the first-ever female to hold such a high position within the Church. more >>
Paris Saint-Germain have the tall task to eliminate Barcelona as they are paired in the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals. The first leg will be played on April 15, 2015 at 2:45 p.m. ET at Parc des Princes in Paris.
Already familiar to each other, Barcelona and PSG were in Group F in the group stages of the competition.
Barcelona won that group by winning five of six matches, while PSG came in second but were only two points behind the Catalans. In fact, Barcelona's only loss in the group stages was against PSG when they met in Paris in only their second games in the competition. more >>
On April 15, 2015 at 2:45 p.m. ET, Porto will host Bayern Munich in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League quarterfinal match-up. Their match will be at Estadio Do Dragao in Portugal.
Porto qualified to the knockout stages of the competition after winning Group H. Playing alongside Shakhtar Donetsk, Athletic Club and BATE, the Portuguese club showed they were clearly better than their rivals as they were the only team not to taste defeat in the group.
And in the round-of-16, they were tasked to battle Basel, with the first leg of their tie to be played at St. Jakob-Park. more >>
Huawei is among the top smartphone makers today due to its high quality devices and affordable pricing.
After succeeding in its home market in China, and its immediate neighbors, the Chinese manufacturer has expanded its market in Europe where its new phones become available.
One of the more recent releases of the company is the Huawei Honor 4X, which has already been made available in the region through pre-orders. more >>
It will be a Madrid derby as Spanish clubs Real and Atletico Madrid clash at Estadio Vicente Calderon in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals. The match is on April 14, 2015 at 2:45 p.m. ET.
Expect a tough and intense match-up against these two local rivals as they met in last year's final, with Madrid winning 4-1 after extra time thanks to goals from Sergio Ramos, Gareth Bale, Marcelo and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Diego Godin scored early for Atletico who wanted to topple their rivals but Ramos' goal in injury time set the game to extra time where Real dominated en route to their 10th title in history. more >>