O tempora o mores!, or there is an Android-powered scooter in the making

Damn, man, the things they are coming up with nowadays… Archos, French company that until now dealt in budget tablets and smartphones is reportedly working on an Android-controlled scooter. Vehicle’s name will be Citee Connect. It’s core will be a small touch-screen computer with Android 8.0 Oreo operating system. Computer’s specs include 1GB of RAM and a 4-core processor. 3G connectivity will allow for displaying Google Maps on the computer’s screen. As for the scooter itself, we have been told that it will have a 8.5′ diameter puncture-proof tires, 36W ...

Samsung Galaxy S9 in the flesh! New pictures show Galaxy S9 live

Two live pictures of Galaxy S9, rumoured to have been taken in Vietnam, have just surfaced online. They depict a Midnight Black colour variant of the phone. Speaking of looks, S9’s design is awfully similiar to S8’s, one? Hopefully phone’s features will make it so that there is actually a point in buying it. Galaxy S9 is said to offer, among other things, improvements to the camera’s interface, artificial reality emoticons and live translation by Bixby Vision.Samsung Galaxy S9 will be released on March ...

Three Moto G6 variants now have known codenames

This particular piece of news will not enrich your life nor make you a better person, but hey, it is always good to know things, right?* Thanks to a leak by Evan Blass himself, we now know codenames for the whole upcoming Moto G6 line. According to him, Motorola will name its smartphones as such:Moto G6 – Blaine,Moto G6 Plus – Teller,Moto G6 Play – Ashley.Looking for more Moto G6 info? Check out our older post to learn some of the phones’ specs.*Unless you are about to find out that Lovecraft was telling the truth and C’thulhu is about to consume our universe. ...

Specs for HTC Desire 12 just leaked

Thanks to Evan Blass (may he live forever), we already know a little bit about the HTC Desire 12. All the info the man provided is now confirmed – and much more added – thanks to a leaked specs list from the phone’s retail box. Here is the complete specification available:– 5.5′ display, HD+,– MediaTek 4-core, 64-bit CPU,– 3GB RAM, no word on storage,– 12mpx main camera, 5mpx selfie shooter,– microSD slot up to 2TB,– dual nano SIM,– 2730mAh battery.All in all, Desire 12 shapes up to be a very decent mid-ranger. Unless another ...

iPhone SE 2 to be officially revealed on WWDC 2018

iPhone SE 2 is the successor of iPhone SE from March 2016. We know quite a bit about this new device, although most of it is unconfirmed rumour and gossip. iPhone SE 2 is said to be an overall similiar phone to the first one – a compact budget device with relatively low specs. Here is what we know about the phone’s technicals:– 4.2′ Retina screen (0.2 inch larger than SE 1), 640 x 1136p resolution,– Apple A10 Fusion CPU, four cores,– 2GB RAM, 32GB storage memory,– iSight 12mpx main camera, f/1.8 aperture, 4x LED flash,– FaceTime 7mpx selfie ...

Samsung Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J5 (2017) receive their February security update

February 2018 patch brings six Android critical vulnerability fixes, 16 Samsung critical vulnerability fixes and an unspecified but large amount of lesser fixes. New firmware versions are J727UUEU3ARB1 (Galaxy J7) and J530FXXU2ARB2M (Galaxy J5). Patch is already available in the United States as well as France, and will certainly reach other regions of the world soon. Tweet Vote on HN ...

There is a leaked photo of Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact

Or at least so we are being told. Alleged Xperia XZ2 Compact picture has been released by Xperia Blog, who in turn got it from one of their commenters. Xperia Blog claim that the picture is legitimate, but we cannot know that for certain. Their contact claims that the device is a nearly finished prototype, soon to be ready for a release.How do you like the design? It seems different than Sony’s usual, what with the curved rear replacing Sony’s usual flat behind. According to the Xperia Blog’s contact, phone will lack a headphone jack and will sport a rear-mounted ...

Pokemon Go will not be supported by older iPhone models

A sad reminder for you Pokemon-playing, old iPhone-using folks; starting February 28th, Pokemon Go will no longer be supported by iPhones unable to run iOS 11. This include iPhone 5 and older, with the exception of iPhone 5s that will probably be able to support the game. Please remember that it will not be neccessary to have iOS 11 installed to play the game; as long as your iPhone can run iOS 11, it can run Pokemon Go too.I am afraid that, if you want to catch them all, you have to upgrade to a newer iPhone. I am sure that people at Apple are as sad as I ...

Nokia 4 on FCC, specifications

Nokia 4 will probably be released during the next week’s MWC 2018. The fact that we will soon learn the complete and 100% accurate specification of the phone does not mean, of course, that we cannot check out some leaks and rumours about it right now, right? Right. The phone has just passed FCC certification. Here is what specs it had listed there:– Snapdragon 450 CPU, 8-cores, 1.8GHz,– Adreno 506 GPU,– 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage,– LTE modem,– Wi-Fi in b/g/n standard, 2,4 GHz,– Bluetooth 4.1,– two SIM card slots.That is all. If you want to ...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 benchmark revealed

An alleged Galaxy Tab S4 listing on GFXBench has just been released. While it is hard to say whether or not the listing is 100% accurate, it can at least give us an idea of what to expect of Samsung’s next tablet. Here are the specs that the listing, well, list.– 10.5′ display, 2560 x 1600p,– Infinity Display,– Snapdragon 835 CPU,– 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage,– 12mpx main camera, 7mpx selfie shooter,– Android 8.0 Oreo OS.That is all. No word on date of release or price yet. Galaxy Tab S4 is expected to make an appearance at the Mobile World ...

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