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Acer Working On Apple Pay-like System, Will Bring Fingerprint Recognition Tech To Its Devices

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Back when the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have been officially unveiled, Apple also announced their new payment system dubbed Apple Pay. Evidently, the system works hand-in-hand with Apple’s Touch ID fingerprint sensor, which has also been improved by the Cupertino-based giant. Now, fact of the matter is that there aren’t that many devices out there to offer fingerprint …

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Report: Samsung To Manufacture VR Devices Based On Facebook’s Designs

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As most of you should be able to recall, earlier yesterday officials from Samsung and Facebook held a meeting behind closed doors, during which the business partnership between the two companies further strengthened. The Korean media was reporting that Mark Zuckerberg and Samsung might be cooking another “Facebook Phone”, but on the other hand word on the street was that …

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Samsung Develops Flexible, Rollable Batteries For Wearables

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As we’ve probably mentioned on numerous occasions before, Samsung is one of the biggest spenders in the R&D department, and it’s also one of the few smartphone manufacturers out there who build and design numerous in-house components without having to heavily rely on “outside” supply chains. The Korean tech giant invests a lot in display technology (which resulted in the …

Oppo N3’s Smart Rotating Camera Demoed On Video

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The Oppo N3 is becoming more intriguing with each new piece of the puzzle we unravel, and as the smartphone’s official launch event closes in with each passing day, the N3 keeps getting under the spotlight, flaunting various unique features. Not one day has passed this week without the Oppo N3 hitting the headlines, and today is no exception. A …

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Report: Samsung and Facebook Strengthen Collaboration, Facebook Phone In The Cards?

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Facebook’s initial attempt to break the ice and enter the mobile market with the HTC First (also known as the “Facebook Phone”) has failed, but that doesn’t necessarily imply that the company’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg will give up on the concept. Earlier today, Samsung’s vice chairman Lee Jay-yong and Mark Zuckerberg met at Samsung’s headquarters in Korea, Seoul, and apparently …

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Motorola To Return To The Tablet Market, Soon After Lenovo Will Take The Reins

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Motorola is one of the several smartphone manufacturers out there who haven’t been active in the tablet niche for the past few years. Last time Moto dabbled in the tablet segment was back in 2011, when the Droid Xyboard series made it on the market alongside the Xoom 2. In other words, Motorola’s story regarding the tablet market is quite similar to …

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(iPhone 6 Look-a-Like) Lenovo Sisley Official Specs: Absolutely Nothing To Write Home About

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Earlier yesterday, Lenovo made it in the headlines thanks to its iPhone 6 look-a-like dubbed the Lenovo Sisley. The smartphone in question (which we also spotted in a leaked roadmap a while back) surfaced in a series of leaked pictures which quickly became quite popular, all thanks to the fact that the Sisley shares many aesthetical similarities with Apple’s finest. …

Oppo’s CEO Shares Details On Oppo N3’s Rotary Camera

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It was only yesterday when Oppo published the first official render depicting the upcoming Oppo N3, at least partially, and it was yesterday when we first had a change to take a closer look at the aforementioned smartphone’s camera module. Much like its predecessor, the Oppo N3 is expected to feature a rotary camera that can act as both a …

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Leak: Android 4.4.4 Roadmap For 13 of Samsung’s Smartphones

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As Google continues to make the necessary preparations to release the highly anticipated Android L update on its Nexus devices, the majority of smartphone manufacturers are still working on expanding the availability of Android 4.4.4 KitKat on their line-up. Such is the case with Samsung and its countless smartphones from the “Galaxy” family which, on the most part, continue to run …