Coolpad Note 5 with Snapdragon 617 and 4GB RAM launched in India

In a press conference in New Delhi, Coolpad launched the Coolpad Note 5 smartphone exclusively for the Indian market. Coolpad entered the Indian market exactly a year ago with the launch of Coolpad Note 3.The successor to the company’s Note series, Coolpad Note 5 sports a 5.5-inch Full HD display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 ...

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Unity introduces its Vulkan renderer for Android

The Vulkan API is promising exciting new things for mobile gaming and 3D application development, and today the company behind the popular Unity engine has announced that its Vulkan Renderer Preview is now live for developers to test out.The benefits brought about with the introduction of Vulkan are a major speed boost, improved multithreading, ...

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Panasonic unveils bendable, twistable battery for smart products

Panasonic has announced its latest flexible battery innovation, which it will be showing off at CEATEC in Japan next week. When combined with flexible displays, printed electronics, and increasingly small processing packages, this could be the technological breakthrough that bendable smartphone enthusiasts have been waiting for.According to ...

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Gionee launches its first VR-ready smartphone, the S6 Pro, in India

Looking to strengthen its S Series portfolio, Gionee has announced the launch of the Gionee S6 Pro in India, entering the Virtual Reality space with its first ever phone for VR enthusiasts. The S6 Pro was first unveiled in China in June this year.The S6 Pro boasts of a metallic unibody design with a 3D camber line back and sports a 5.5-inch Full ...

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Samsung unveils Galaxy A8 (2016) in South Korea, pre-orders start tomorrow

SK Telecom We saw the leaked renders, and we saw the leaked manual. Well, the wait is now officially over as Samsung and South Korea’s SK Telecom have finally unveiled the Galaxy A8 (2016).#gallery-1{margin:auto}#gallery-1 .gallery-item{float:left;margin-top:10px;text-align:center;width:33%}#gallery-1 img{border:2px solid #cfcfcf}#gallery-1 ...

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LG X Power and LG G Pad X II are now available with U.S. Cellular

If you are a U.S. Cellular customer and looking for an affordable device with a behemoth battery, then you’re in luck: the American carrier just announced that the LG X Power will be available for $0 down along with the LG G Pad X II. See also: Best smartphones under $10019 The LG X Power is a pretty attractive device, I must say. Though it may ...

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News Pro is Microsoft’s new personalized news app for Android

Google Everything is about personalization these days: fitness apps create a workout routine for your specific needs, music streaming apps have customized playlists ready for you, and now, Microsoft is joining in on the fun with its new app. News Pro is a news app much like Flipboard or Yahoo News, but it generates content that it thinks will ...

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Micro Machines rumbles to the Play Store

If you’re a racing fan, then a must-have app just arrived in the Google Play Store. It’s a flashback to the classic 90’s Micro Machines toy line, now ready to test drive the mobile market. It combines everything you love about racing games, shoot-em-ups, and the G.I. Joe franchise.In the same vein as Mario Kart, Micro Machines puts you ...

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Coming to America: LeEco to formally launch US presence in October

If there’s a company you should be watching right now, it’s probably LeEco. Previously referred to as the “Netflix of China,” media outlets are now starting to call it the “Google of China.” Although the company had its humble roots in video streaming, they quickly expanded their services to include automated cars, Android-powered ...

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