Facebook testing SMS integration and multiple account support in Messenger

Facebook testing SMS integration and multiple account support in Messenger

Facebook is currently experimenting adding SMS integration to its Messenger application for Android devices. This will allow Facebook Messenger users to directly send and receive texts from within the application.

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge pricing reconfirmed in new leak

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge pricing reconfirmed in new leak

The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge are expected to be near-perfect in terms of what they offer, yet their pricing was rumored to be on the same lines as the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge despite the inclusion of notably more features. A new leak is reiterating that Samsung’s next hero devices will not be commanding a higher price for those features.

The twin camera tech behind the LG G5 explained

The twin camera tech behind the LG G5 explained

With the admittedly huge caveat that the LG G5 hasn’t even been announced yet, one of the surest leaks has been about the rear camera set-up, in at least that it will feature twin lenses. Which should get tech heads scratching – how will having two lenses help image quality? While nothing’s certain until the launch event, I thought I’d attempt a diagrammatic explanation. We’re certainly in an era where clever software and some lateral thinking can mimic what used to take bulky optics.

HTC One M10 to use Sony’s 12.3MP IMX377 sensor with PDAF, LaserAF and OIS

HTC One M10 to use Sony’s 12.3MP IMX377 sensor with PDAF, LaserAF and OIS

Rumors surrounding the HTC One M10 have been relatively quiet. However, as the rumored March unveiling of the handset comes close, more information regarding the device has started leaking out with every passing week.

Google said to be creating a stand-alone VR headset

Google said to be creating a stand-alone VR headset

Google is said to be gearing up for its own stand-alone VR headset, according to new reports.

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge rumored to go on pre-order on February 21

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge rumored to go on pre-order on February 21

Today’s leak regarding the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge comes courtesy of Android World, which reports that the handsets will go up for pre-order in the Netherlands on the same day they are unveiled i.e. February 21st.

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Wear 2100 paves the way for slimmer and longer lasting wearables

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Wear 2100 paves the way for slimmer and longer lasting wearables

In addition to three new chipsets for smartphones, Qualcomm also announced a new processor for wearables: the Snapdragon Wear 2100. The chipset is smaller than its predecessor while being more power efficient, thereby ensuring that next generation smart watches are smaller than their predecessor and also last longer.

Qualcomm unveils the Snapdragon 425, 435 and 625 chipsets

Qualcomm unveils the Snapdragon 425, 435 and 625 chipsets

Qualcomm today announced three new chipsets for mid-range smartphones: the Snapdragon 625, 435 and 425. Compared to previous offerings from Qualcomm, these new chips are a big upgrade in almost every department. Not only do they support faster LTE networks, they also offer more connectivity options and better performance.

HTC One M10 to launch in the United States in second week of May

HTC One M10 to launch in the United States in second week of May

We have previously heard that HTC plans on unveiling its next flagship — the HTC One M10 — at a separate event that will be held sometime in March. However, it was been unclear until now as to when the handset will be making its way to retail stores.

LG launches new touch-enabled Quick Cover case for the LG G5

LG launches new touch-enabled Quick Cover case for the LG G5

LG today officially unveiled a new version of its Quick Cover case for its yet to be announced flagship phone, the LG G5.