Tag: 2016

Apps & OS, Software & Applications

2016 is mobile gaming’s biggest year with $91 billion revenue

December 28, 2016

Via: PhoneArena

Did you play a lot of mobile games this year? It seems you have have, because according to market intelligence company SuperData Research, 2016 was the biggest year in mobile gaming, generating a whopping $91 billion in revenue. The agency […]

Operating Systems

New Nexus 2016 specs rumors follow Android Nougat announcement

July 1, 2016

Via: Techradar

Google’s meticulously planned transition from the Android N to the Android Nougat naming scheme isn’t going unaccompanied by unplanned new Nexus 2016 news. The internal specs for these next two Android phones has been leaked, and they’re both shaping up […]

Mobile, Smartphones

6 high-end smartphones to look forward to in the second half of 2016

April 18, 2016

Via: Phone Arena

If you’re in the market for a new high-end smartphone, but you’re not impressed by what’s been released until now in 2016, there are still plenty of handsets to look forward to this year. In fact, dare we say, if […]

Gadgets, Mobile

Why 2016 is going to have the best smart home gadgets

January 22, 2016

Via: Techradar

The connected home is the next real frontier in tech. Now that we have computers in our pockets and on our wrists it’s only logical that the rest of the things we use become smart and web-connected. Already it’s possible […]

Computing, Hardware

Samsung to start producing chips for AMD in 2016

December 22, 2015

Via: GSM Arena

Unofficial sources cited by South Korea’s Electronic Times say Samsung has entered into a partnership with AMD. The deal will see Samsung to manufacture chips for AMD in 2016. Samsung’s foundry business in conjunction with Globalfoundries will start making CPU […]

Editorial, Gadgets, Mobile

Top consumer tech trends for 2016

December 11, 2015

Via: Natalie Dunn

Some might say that tech evolution is getting out of hand. Some are actually saying that it needs to be controlled so it doesn’t become harmful. We probably haven’t crossed into really dangerous tech territory yet (with what’s available for […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Here are 10 things we expect from the smartphone industry throughout 2016

November 26, 2015

Via: Phone Arena

With a diverse and intriguing year 2015 now behind us, it’s time to turn our attention to what fresh new stuff next year might bring in terms of mobile technology and industry changes! Being the tease artists they are, smartphone […]

Editorial, Hacking, Security

Top 2016 cyber threats we should prepare for

November 20, 2015

Via: IT Curated

It’s hard to say where the next cyber threat will come from, but in order to predict a hacker’s next move, security experts probably have to try and think like a hacker. Why does he hack a device? What information […]

Gadgets, Mobile

Asus Will Launch An AR Headset in 2016

November 13, 2015

Via: Popsci

 The marketplace of virtual reality headsets is starting to become more clear: Oculus and the HTC Vive will be major top-tier players, while Samsung Gear and other low-cost phone mounts like Noon VR will target the casual viewer. However, in […]


Google delays its modular smartphone until 2016

August 18, 2015

Via: Karissa Bell

Google’s modular smartphone project has been delayed. In a series of tweets Monday, the company confirmed the initial market pilot for Project Ara, which was slated to begin in Puerto Rico later this year, will instead be delayed until 2016. […]


VR shooting can be great on Sony’s Morpheus, but the Rigs demo made me seasick

June 30, 2015

Via: Dean Takahashi

Sony is working on refining its Project Morpheus headset and the virtual reality applications that go with it. I had a good look at the demos at the recent Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the big gaming trade show in Los […]


Nokia will launch new smartphones in 2016, CEO now says

June 19, 2015

Via: itCurated

Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri (pictured below) seems to have finally given up on saying that his company will not return to the smartphone market. Following one denial last year and another in April of this year, Suri now says the […]


See? Told you to wait for the second Apple Watch! (The camera will change everything)

June 19, 2015

Via: Mark Sullivan

Five years from now we may look back at the first Apple Watch and see a very limited device embraced only by Apple-heads, nerds, and people wealthy enough to buy one just for the novelty value. The first Apple Watch […]