A New Galaxy Note 7 Allegedly Caught Fire and Injured Owner

A New Galaxy Note 7 Allegedly Caught Fire and Injured Owner

In some regions, Samsung has already begun replacing old Galaxy Note 7 units, those equipped with faulty batteries, with new units, which reportedly feature safer batteries.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Sales to Resume in Europe from October 28th

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Sales to Resume in Europe from October 28th

Samsung today announced that it will start selling the Galaxy Note 7 in Europe from October 28 once again. Samsung is already offering replacement units for customers who had purchased a faulty Galaxy Note 7.

Future Galaxy Note Could Have Speaker Built into its S Pen

Future Galaxy Note Could Have Speaker Built into its S Pen

A future iteration of the Galaxy Note could feature a speaker built into its iconic S Pen stylus. Samsung has patented the idea, which sees a tiny speaker embedded in the S Pen’s tip that could negate the need to have speakers in the phone itself.

Google Announces 2G Optimised Play Store, YouTube Go, and More for India

Google Announces 2G Optimised Play Store, YouTube Go, and More for India

At its ‘Google for India’ event in New Delhi, Google today announced that it will be rolling out a more data efficient version of the Google Play Store for 2G networks, YouTube Go, and localised version of Allo and Duo.

Xiaomi Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus Unveiled in China

Xiaomi Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus Unveiled in China

Xiaomi today launched the Mi 5s in China, a slightly faster and upgraded version of its flagship Mi 5. The handset comes with a slightly updated design and ditches the rear glass in favor of a curved metallic rear panel. 

Lenovo Lays Off 1,100 Moto Employees

Lenovo Lays Off 1,100 Moto Employees

As a part of streamlining its product portfolio and its “ongoing strategic integration” between Lenovo and Motorola, the former announced a massive layoff that will see around a 1,100 people lose their jobs. 

Google Pixel Press Render Leaks

Google Pixel Press Render Leaks

With just over a week left for Google to officially unveil its the Pixel and Pixel XL, Evan Blass (a.k.a @evleaks) has posted a press render of the smaller of the two handsets that Google plans on launching next week. The press render gives us our clearest look at the Pixel, which has so far only leaked in some blurry cam photos and renders.

Google Pixel and Pixel XL Rumors: Everything We Know So Far

Google Pixel and Pixel XL Rumors: Everything We Know So Far

Google has some big plans for its Nexus Pixel smartphones this year. The company is abandoning its Nexus lineup in favor of a new Pixel branding. And just like OEMs, Google seems to be planning on customizing the OS to its liking.

Google to Launch Ultra-Thin Pixel C Laptop Running Andromeda in Q3, 2017

Google to Launch Ultra-Thin Pixel C Laptop Running Andromeda in Q3, 2017

Android Police reports that Google is planning on releasing an ultra-thin Pixel laptop running Andromeda — the ChromeOS-Android merger — in Q3, 2017. The laptop will be the results of years of work between Google’s Pixel, ChromeOS, and Android team. It is being developed to fully showcase Andromeda in its glory.

MediaTek Unveils Deca-Core 10nm Helio X30 Chipset With PowerVR GPU

MediaTek Unveils Deca-Core 10nm Helio X30 Chipset With PowerVR GPU

MediaTek today announced its latest flagship chip, the Helio X30. The Deca-core chip will be based on the 10nm fabrication process from TSMC making it smaller and more power efficient.