Xiaomi may be the most popular smartphone brand in China today, and it is constantly expanding its horizons in Southeast and South Asia. However, it looks like the manufacturer won't be able to penetrate the U.S. market anytime soon.
According to a recent report by GSM Arena, former Google executive and now Xiaomi Vice President Hugo Barra stated in an interview that Xiaomi won't enter the U.S. mobile market in the coming months.
To be specific, Barra stated that Xiaomi is still a year away from officially releasing smartphones in the U.S. more >>
Last year, Microsoft officially bought the mobile division of Nokia in the hope of manufacturing devices that would finally put the Windows Phone OS at par with perennial favourites Android and iOS.
Unfortunately, things did not go according to plan, and for the last several months, there have been several thousands of lay-offs on the Nokia mobile department at Microsoft.
Good thing Nokia could once again return to the mobile market. more >>
Asus is said to be launching the successor of its PadFone S soon, as it is rumored to be available in the market by early 2016, with some reports saying it will be released in March. A specific leaker @Leaksfly shared information via Weibo. The leak claimed that the new PadFone, called the PadFone S2, will be unveiled in March 2016.
The same leak also claimed that the device will be sporting the newest Snapdragon chipset from Qualcomm, which is the Snapdragon 820 chipset. Some reports are claiming that the device will likely be among the first smartphones to have the new chipset. The new chipset boasts to be faster than the older processor chipsets that came before it, and is supposed to result in better battery performance.
Most of the recent flagship smartphones that were released are still running on the Snapdragon 810 chipset. more >>
Gamers of CD Projekt Red's hit action-adventure game "The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt" should be on the lookout this week for the arrival of the recently-announced free DLC.
The report from IGN.com, who picked up the announcement made by the company through their official Twitter account, said that this would be the second to the last add-on content of the well-received RPG.
The social media post from CDPR further indicates that the 15th DLC is called the "New Finisher Animations" which, as the title suggests, enables new finishing animations for Geralt of Rivia. more >>
Rumors have emerged Sony will be rolling out two new smartphones, the Xperia S60 and Xperia S70, soon.
Just over two weeks after Sony was planning to unveil its latest flagship, the Xperia Z5, in the fall, rumors surfaced that the Japanese technology conglomerate will be making it a trio with two new high-end mobile phones, the Xperia S60 and Xperia S70.
The two new upcoming smartphones will supposedly be simultaneously revealed with the Z5 by mid-August, possibly before the 2015 IFA conference in Berlin. more >>
Researchers have finally been able to decipher, using hi-tech technology, a burned parchment originally discovered 45 years ago at the Dead Sea, and found it to be a part of the book of Leviticus from a 1,500-year-old Torah scroll.
"The deciphering of the fragment, which was a puzzle for us for 45 years, is very exciting," said Sefi Porath, who led the Ein Gedi excavations, according to The Jerusalem Post.