Apple reportedly signs Samsung for next-gen iPhone chips

Apple and Samsung’s relationship is apparently not so strained as to prevent the South Korean electronics from providing the chips that will reportedly power future iPhones.

Samsung will supply Apple with A9 chips based on a 14-nanometer process node starting in 2015, the Korea Economic Daily reported Monday. The chip would go into production in 2015 and power an iPhone theoretically dubbed ther “iPhone 7″ that could be released in the latter half of 2015, according to the report. Continue reading

Top 10 Best Android Media(Music, Movie, Video) Players for Free

Whether one’s bitten by the movie bug or not, it isn’t surprising to see ears plugged-in with earphones on roads or even while traveling using public transport. If you are an Android user and want to put the stock player at bay, then here are the top 10 Android music and video/movie players for your choice.

Part One. Best Music Players for Android Smartphones

For people like me, with large music collections, the desire for better sound quality, broader format support, and some customization options, I recommend PlayerPro, PowerAMP, and Audiogalaxy. Although, as a platform, the new Amazon Cloud Player is pretty great for just about any type of music fan. Continue reading

Top Apps You Need To Download On Your New Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung‘s new hero Android phone, the Galaxy S4, is now available on all major carriers except for Verizon. (The Verizon model will ship at the end of May.)

If you’re going to get a new GS4, here’s a starter pack of Android apps to get you started. Continue reading

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs iPhone 5 vs HTC One and Rip DVD to Your Mobile Devices

The Samsung Galaxy S4, iPhone 5 and HTC One are the best smartphones on the market right now, in part thanks to high-end cameras and sensors tucked into the back of each smartphone.

With Samsung having finally just announced its latest flagship effort, the Galaxy S4, it’s inevitable that the comparisons will immediately be drawn between it and some of the other high-end handsets currently gracing the market. Although the iPhone 5 naturally springs to mind, a rivaling vendor, HTC, also finally looks to have delivered a respectable contender to market with the One device. Continue reading

Apple is Working on Cheaper iPhone

Apple is working on a cheaper version of its popular iPhone that could be released this year, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday.

The device could resemble the existing iPhone, but might use less expensive materials, such as a shell made of polycarbonate plastic, according to the report, which cited anonymous sources. Continue reading

Samsung Galaxy S IV tipped for May release

While we all know Samsung is preparing their next generation smartphone, today the folks from Samsung Lebanon posted to their Facebook Page and revealed some information — of sorts. During some discussion the release date of the upcoming device was brought up, and was clearly detailed as May of 2013. For those expecting a CES reveal, sorry to let you down. More details are available after the cut.

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