Asia Pacific (APAC), Global Politics, Japan

Smartphones Beat Tablets in Japan?

A small survey may reveal that tablets may not be used as often in Japan as perceived to be.

Read More...

VR World

Most Taiwanese People Possess Mobile Devices: Research

Institute for Information Industry’s latest research discovered that most Taiwanese people are mobile device users

Read More...

VR World

VAIO Enters The Smartphone Realm With Upcoming Model

VAIO announces its plans to launch its own smartphone model, which is scheduled to be released in January next year.

Read More...

Asia Pacific (APAC), Global Politics, Japan

Two-Year Olds Dominate Japan’s Young Smartphone Users, According to Survey

Young children using tablets and smartphones has been a long standing issue today, and Japan is no exception to this.

Read More...

Android, Apple, Audio/Video, Business, Companies, Entertainment, Operating Systems, Software Programs

Indiegogo Drone Project Raises Half A Million Dollars

Drones are all the rage and have caught the attention of the crowd-funding public. Ghost is one of the more successful projects on Indiegogo.

Read More...

Asia Pacific (APAC), Global Politics

Cross-strait News Daily Round-up for Dec. 15

Highlighted business news in Taiwan, China and Hong Kong for Dec. 15, 2014

Read More...

Asia Pacific (APAC), Global Politics

Cross-strait News Daily Round-up for Dec. 11

Highlighted business news in Taiwan, China and Hong Kong for Dec. 11, 2014

Read More...

VR World

Worldwide Smartphone Growth Forecast Cools Down as Prices Drop and Markets Mature: IDC

Smartphone growth forecast slows down as prices drop.

Read More...

Asia Pacific (APAC), Global Politics, Japan

Would You Take Your Smartphone Into The Bathroom? Many Japanese Do

Using smartphones in bathrooms may also be quite popular in Japan, and it’s all perhaps because of one cultural factor.

Read More...

Asia Pacific (APAC), Global Politics, Japan, Technology Security, VR World

One Fifth of Japanese Have Lost a Smartphone, According to Survey

A small sample research done by Lookout Inc. Japan reveals that at least one out of five people in Japan have experienced losing their smartphones.

Read More...

Business, Hardware, Mobile Computing, VR World

Qualcomm Announces Cat10 MDM9x45 Modems doing 450 Mbps

Qualcomm has today announced their newest and latest Category 10 LTE-Advanced modem, the 20nm Qualcomm Gobi MDM9x45 capable of speeds up to 450 Mbps/100 Mbps

Read More...

Android, Breaking, Business, Hardware, Mobile Computing, Operating Systems, Software Programs, VR World

Marvell Announces Two Low-Cost Global LTE SoCs

Marvell has today announced its newest applications processors with integrated LTE modems squarely aimed at the low-cost smartphone market with 4G LTE

Read More...

Android, Apple, Business, Companies, Entertainment, Hardware, Mobile Computing, Operating Systems, Opinion, Software Programs, VR World, Windows Phone

HTC Brilliantly Mocks the Smartphone Sizzle Video

HTC Behind The Scenes Sizzle 980

In an age of where we get these fantastic and whimsical smartphone sizzle videos, HTC satirically breaks down for us what goes into making a sizzle video.

Read More...

VR World

NEC Develops Smartphone Based Product Recognition System

NEC develops a new product recognition system, one that would let users instantly determine the authenticity of an item using only a smartphone.

Read More...

Asia Pacific (APAC), Global Politics, Japan

Feature Phones in Japan Still Quite Big, According to Survey

According to a survey conducted by GfK Japan, at least one out of four people still use feature phones as their primary mobile device today.

Read More...

Android, Business, Hardware, Mobile Computing, Operating Systems, Software Programs, VR World

Samsung Sees Profitability Shrink Across The Board

Samsung WiGig

Samsung is seriously struggling to compete with renewed competition from companies like LG, Lenovo, Xiaomi and Huawei with LG doing the most damage.

Read More...

Audio/Video, Cloud Computing, Entertainment, Graphics, Hardware, VR World

Amazon Fire TV Stick is a $39 Chromecast Challenger

Amazon Fire TV Stick

Amazon has just released the Fire TV Stick, which is Amazon’s answer to Google’s Chromecast, with supposedly better hardware and content availability

Read More...

Hardware, VR World

Archos’ VR Headset Can Use Any Smartphone

The Archos VR headset touts itself as one of the most affordable, easy-to-use, hassle-free VR headsets out there.

Read More...

Analysis, Business, Hardware, VR World

Intel Beats Estimates, Reports Strong Q3 2014 Earnings

Intel Logo

Intel reported earnings of $3.3 billion on record $14.6 billion of revenue, which beat expectations from Wall Street.

Read More...

Analysis, Apple, Business, Companies, Hardware, Mobile Computing

iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6 Prices in Different Countries

iPhone 6 Camera

Ever wonder what people in other countries are paying for their shiny new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 pluses? Well, we’ve decided to look into the current Apple  listed prices for officially launched (or about to launch) countries in Europe, Asia and North America. Last time we looked at iPhone prices was with the iPhone 5S and by that point there were already dozens of countries launched. So, this time it was decided to start from the beginning and to continue to follow the market as it moves forward. There have already been reports of iPhones selling for over $1,500 in some markets, but the majority of those

Read More...