Another company has seemingly confirmed the next-generation iPhone 6′s design and screen size. This time, it is from a company specialised at making customised “luxury” versions of consumer smartphones, offering another detailed look at the iPhone 6…lovingly encased all over with luxurious materials like gold, platinum and of course, diamonds.
It has been long since HTC launched their last Windows Phone – the HTC 8X and 8S both of which were very well received by users. However, a recent rumour states that HTC is planning to launch their next Windows Phone with a moniker of their flagship line, the One.
We all know that Chinese phone manufacturers have been doing well over the past year or so, but if you need concrete evidence, here’s the latest report from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker. According to the report, while the total smartphone shipment year-on-year has grown by about 25%, the market share for Samsung and Apple have both declined. The reason? Chinese phone manufacturers of course.
[UPDATE - 30 July, 537PM]: To Nokia Lumia 1520 and 1320 owners in Malaysia, the Lumia Cyan update is now available for your devices. Read more for details.
[UPDATE - 17 July, 919PM]: If you are using Bitlocker on your Lumia, there is something you need to know before you decide to update your device. Read more for details.
Heads up, Nokia Lumia owners; the much awaited Lumia Cyan update is now on its way to you. First announced at Microsoft Build Developers Conference earlier this year, Lumia Cyan is packed with improvements and new features specifically made for Lumia Windows Phone 8 devices alongside the Windows Phone 8.1 upgrade.
However, the update is currently being roll out in stages which means that not everyone are going to receive Lumia Cyan at the same time.
[UPDATE - 424PM, 30 July]: Toshiba has confirmed that both Satellite laptop series are now available in Malaysia. Read more to learn more about their pricing.
Toshiba recently announced its latest Satellite L Series laptops and also the Satellite P50 Series as well. The Satellite L Series include the 14” Satellite L40 and the 15.6” Satellite L50. On the other hand, the P50 Series bear two high-end model which are the Satellite P50 and the Ultra HD version, the P50t.
Electronic Arts has revealed a new subscription service for Xbox One users that will allow them to play triple A titles without buying them. Called EA Access, the service will cost users some US$4.99 a month, or US$29.99 a year. The catch is that it isn’t open to all Xbox One owners yet; as EA has decided put the system through a beta test period first.
Remember back in April it was reported that Facebook will stop allowing users to message using its main Facebook app, forcing them to download and use its dedicated Messenger app instead? Well, it looks like it will be happening really soon. According to TechCrunch, over the next few days, Facebook will completely disable messaging within its main app for iPhone and Android devices.
Overkill Software is preparing to hand out copies of Payday: The Heist for free on 18 October. This is in conjunction with their campaign to gain 1.5 million members on their Payday 2 Steam Community. The number of freebies will continue to grow as more people join the community.
Classic first person shooter Doom appears to be the default go-to game for hackers who want to make traditionally boring machines interesting. The latest device to join the Doom-capable club happens to be an automatic teller machine in Australia. Controls are done using the standard ATM keypad, although the two Aussies behind the project intend to get the buttons on the sides of the display to function as weapons selectors.