BlackBerry  unveiled a second Android-powered phone on Tuesday, doubling down on efforts to revive its struggling handset business even as its first bet on the popular operating system has yet to pay off. Just earlier today, the device has slipped online on BlackBerry Servers along with images. BlackBerry’s new device, called …

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Fresh off the BlackBerry servers,  someone let a portion of the site go live for a short period of time, is a new image of BlackBerry’s second Android-powered smartphone, more commonly known as ‘Neon’ or as FCC documents note it, the DTEK50.  BlackBerry is still looking to release no less …

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If you call emergency services, you want them to know exactly where you are, and now Android has the tools to make that happen. Unlike landlines, smartphones do not provide an accurate location to emergency services even though over 70% of emergency calls are made on mobile phones. While carriers have to do some …

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Smartphone brands have been gearing up efforts to develop bio-metrics recognition technology, aiming to ramping up their market share with high-end models featured bio-metrics functionality. DigiTimes reports that Apple is working on iPhones with iris scanning capabilities that could debut in 2018. Iris Scanning could be a substitute to Touch ID …

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Prisma, the turn-your-photos-into-paintings app that’s been blowing up over the past few weeks, is now launching on Android in full form. That means you no longer need a beta invite, and can download it straight off the Google Play Store. The app has only been available in beta form on Android for about 5 …

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Nokia is already confirmed to enter the smartphone market by launching Android powered devices soon. Now the company is said to launch two new high-end smartphones running on latest Android Nougat based Nokia Z Launcher. The device will be manufactured by Foxconn while HMD Global looks after the marketing and distribution of the Nokia …

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Several photos posted to China’s Weibo show the gear as resembling current EarPods for the iPhone 6s, but with the addition of a large endpiece housing a Lightning connector. It’s not clear why the endpiece would have to be so big, though one possibility is the presence of an authenticator …

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LeEco burst onto the smartphone scene at the end of last year, scoring several firsts in the process. The Le Max was the first phone to offer 6GB of RAM, and the Le Max2 and Le 2 are now the first handsets to eschew the 3.5mm audio jack in favor …

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In an unconventional move on Tuesday evening, Samsung reveled that it will announce the Galaxy Note 7 on 2nd August.  Samsung confirmed in a blog post on Tuesday that it will unveil its next-generation Galaxy Note 7 during a press conference next month. The event will take place in New …

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Asus has revealed the availability details of the ZenFone range of smartphones. At an event in Taiwan on Tuesday, the company also unveiled a new ZenFone 3 Deluxe variant which will be the first commercial smartphone featuring the brand new Qualcomm Snapdragon 821. Yes, it’s officially the world’s first device to …

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