Al Gore accidentally spilled the beans on Apple’s plans on releasing new iPhones, saying that new Apple smartphones are coming next month. Speaking at the Discovery Invest Leadership Summit (DILS) in South Africa, the former United States vice president said that new iPhones will be launched in October. Toby Shapshak, the editor of Stuff Magazine in South Africa,...

Samsung does it again. In its latest bid to dethrone the iPhone as the world’s top smartphone, Korean electronics giant Samsung is bringing out its new Galaxy Skin, a flexible mobile phone. Samsung’s new handset, which was unveiled at the Hongik University in South Korea last June, and later at the CES 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada, was developed by Prof. Haeseong...

Taiwanese handset manufacturer HTC is releasing the HTC Sensation XE, the first in a line of smartphones that features the Beats audio technology, in the UK next month. The company claimed that the Sensation XE smartphone will feature a 1.5 GHz dual-core processor and an extended battery that will boost the phone’s battery life and performance further than previous...

Rockstar Games has announced that the third installment of the Max Payne series will be released in March 2012, with the game franchise getting its first smartphone remake and its first ever multiplayer mode. Max Payne 3 will be available for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC platforms. No specific release date yet has been announced, but at least it ends speculations...

Samsung might have accidentally confirmed the next smartphone they are making for Google, called the Nexus Prime. The company has uploaded the device’s User Agent Profile file with the name “Nexus Prime” written on it. The page also confirms that the Nexus Prime will be using the GT-I9250 technical device name. Reports say that the Google Nexus Prime...

Recently iPhone 5 rumors have been showing up on a daily basis, the latest iPhone rumor suggests that a cheaper iPhone 4 model is on the way. While fans await the unveiling and launch of the iPhone 5, Reuters pulled the attention back to the current mobile phone. The report said in the next few weeks, the Cupertino tech giant will introduce a less expensive version of...

The YouTube channel of Samsung USA, as well as the Galaxy S fan page on Facebook unveiled a new video that gives hints to US customers that the company’s most powerful Android smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S II, will come to the country soon. The said video showed some of the places where the Galaxy S II is already available, like Asia, Brazil, Europe and Africa....

Apple could be gearing up to launch a low-cost iPhone referred to as the “iCloud iPhone” that combines its new iCloud service and iOS 5, according to Apple ‘n’ Apps. A number of sources have told the website that Apple has been putting together a cheaper iPhone model that would be free for two-year contracts. The iCloud iPhone could use the internals...

On Tuesday, Facebook introduced an app called the Facebook Messenger that enables iPhone and Android phone users to send instant messages to their friends and groups. The Facebook Messenger is a separate app for iOS and Android devices that only takes a single click to get to the message inbox or send a new one. “Messages are delivered through notifications and texts,...

Samsung has unveiled a new addition to its Galaxy line of smartphones called the Samsung Galaxy Xcover. The Galaxy Xcover is a mobile phone that runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread with an IP67 standard certification, which means that it is fully water and dust resistant. The device is also shock resistant so it can withstand the force of impact from accidental dropping. It...