Looks like the iPhone 6 won’t come with a reversible USB cable

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Recently we heard about the possibility of Apple bundling a reversible USB cable with the iPhone 6, which would be a very exciting prospect for people who don’t look at what they’re doing when they’re trying to plug something in. Well now it seems that Apple will not be releasing the cable this year. According to Apple device manufacturer Moca.co, …

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Is Microsoft going to release a Chromecast-like streaming device?

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According to reports, Microsoft is currently working on an HMDI streaming device similar to Google’s Chromecast, which will allow people to watch videos on their devices on a big screen. It makes sense, especially since Chromecast doesn’t support Windows Phone devices at this point in time. Apparently the key difference will be that instead of the dongle pulling video from …

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Moto X+1 press renders have been spotted online

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Despite having declared he was going to retire, noted mobile leaker @evleaks has one final parting gift for us all: press renders of the upcoming sequel to the Moto X, the Moto X+1. Press renders that show off the phone in glorious detail. The photos confirm some of the details we’ve heard before, like optional wood panelling, front facing speakers, …

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Galaxy Note 4 camera specs have leaked

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The Galaxy Note 4’s expected launch date might only be two weeks away, but that hasn’t stopped the rumour mill. Not while there’s information we haven’t heard yet. Well now we’ve (probably) found out information about the device’s camera, and they do not disappoint. The main camera itself is rumoured to be able to take 16MP photos thanks to the …

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New Apple patent wants you to use Siri and Carplay to find your parked car

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  Remembering where you parked your car, especially in large busy car parks, is no mean feat, which is why the smartphone era has exploded with apps that will remember where you parked so you don’t have to. Google Now even included such a feature in one of its recent updates, and now it looks like Apple is planning on …

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Sony Xperia Z3 specs leak

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We only have a couple of weeks to wait until the Xperia Z3 is rumoured to be announced, but it seems that the final specs have been revealed thanks to detailed listings from TENAA, the Chinese communications regulatory body. While they’re not specifically detailing the Z3 itself, the listings name the phones as Sony L55t and L55u, which are believed to …

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The Windows Phone HTC One M8 could come to the UK before Christmas

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  Monday saw HTC officially announce the Windows Phone HTC One M8, which  a lot of people will have found exciting until they found out it was a Verizon (and therefore a US) exclusive. Well it appears that might not be entirely accurate since HTC has announced it will come to other networks in the future. They didn’t provide any solid …

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The iPad Air 2 could get 2GB of RAM, the iPad Mini 3 may not be so lucky

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Reports came out earlier this week that claimed the iPhone 6 wouldn’t be having a RAM upgrade, and understandably some people were disappointed in case it was actually true. Well reports have come out today that provide us with some good news and some bad news: the iPad Air 2 might be getting an upgrade to 2GB of RAM, but …

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Could LG reveal the G Watch 2 at IFA next month?

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LG’s G Watch might have only been released a few months ago but, if rumours are to be believed, the company is already planning on unveiling an upgrade version of the smartwatch at the IFA conference in Berlin next month. If that’s true, it would mean that LG is planning on mimicking Samsung’s smartwatch release schedule by releasing a new …

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iOS 8 files reveal the possible iPhone 6 resolution

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At this stage there isn’t much we don’t already think we know about the iPhone 6, but resolution is one of the things that has managed to elude the clutches of leakers everywhere. Well some code has been uncovered in the iOS 8 beta that shows us that the software is meant to function on devices with a maximum resolution …

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HTC officially announces the Windows Phone One M8, but it’s only for the US

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We knew it was coming thanks to the tireless efforts of the rumour mill, but now HTC has officially announced the Windows Phone One M8. Unfortunately it’ll only be available in America for the foreseeable future. So what’s different about this version? Very little actually, aside from the operating system it’s a total clone of the Android powered One M8. …

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More details on Apple’s reversible USB cable emerge

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Yesterday we heard about the possibility of Apple bundling a reversible USB cable with the iPhone 6, and today more pictures and even a patent have been revealed that corroborate the idea that it’s at least something Apple is considering. uSwitch claims that they have pictures of the new cable’s box, which they claim lends more credence to the idea …

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Motorola’s Shamu might not be the Nexus 6

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Reports have previously indicated that the Nexus 6 is being made by Motorola, so when a device codenamed “Shamu” appeared a lot of people jumped to the conclusion that it might be the Nexus 6. Sadly reports are now indicating that it is not the Nexus 6, instead its apparently a Motorola branded device, and is going to be one …

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iPhone 6 battery specs leak, is larger than expected

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So far leaks and rumours have indicated that the iPhone 6’s battery will have an 1,810 mAh capacity,  only a minor step up from the iPhone 5S’s 1,440 mAh battery. But now new information has come to like which should put some concerns about the upcoming phone’s battery life to rest, because it’s being reported that the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 …

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Moto 360 pricing details have leaked thanks to US retailer Best Buy

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We still have to wait a couple of weeks for the official launch of the Moto 360 smartwatch, but it seems thanks to a listing error on Best Buy’s website, we get a little peak of what’s to come. The listing has since been taken down, but some intrepid folks managed to take screenshots for the rest of the world …

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Apple’s new lightning cable could be reversible at both ends

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One of the great things about the lightning adaptor for iOS devices is that it’s reversible, meaning you don’t have to fumble about making sure it’s the right way up to get it plugged in. If only you could have the same convenience with the other end of the cable? Well if these leaked pictures are anything to go by …

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Leaked Nokia Lumia 830 images give us our first look at the handset

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We heard about what might be some of the phone’s specs yesterday, but now we get our first look at what is apparently the Nokia Lumia 830. As you can see it’s not a massive change from the Lumia phones we’ve been seeing recently, so Nokia is clearly sticking to a design that’s been tried and tested rather than creating something brand …

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The rumour mill can’t make its mind up about sapphire glass

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The rumours surrounding the inclusion of sapphire glass in the iPhone 6 have been remarkably inconsistent. Original all iPhone 6s would have sapphire displays, then only the premium 5.5-inch models, then none of them. Now the rumours have circled back to the idea that all iPhone 6s will have the option of having the super strong display, but it will cost …

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Specs for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 leak

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We’ve heard bits and pieces about Samsung upcoming Galaxy Note 4, which is expected to be unveiled at Samsung’s press event on September 3rd, but now thanks to a listing on the website of Indonesian retailer Erafone we have a good look at the hardware that might be included in the phone. The phone is listed as costing IDR 9,555,040 (around £481), …

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