A smartphone, or smart phone, is a mobile phone with more advanced computing capability and connectivity than basic feature phones.Early smartphones typically combined the features of a mobile phone with those of another popular consumer device, such as a personal digital assistant (PDA), a media player, a digital camera, or a GPS navigation unit. Modern smartphones include all of those features plus the features of a touchscreen computer, including web browsing, Wi-Fi, and 3rd-party apps.Currently, about 90% of handset sales worldwide are for devices powered by Google's Android and Apple's iOS mobile operating systems.
Posts about Smartphones
  • Five Best Android Phones: 2014 Edition

    … to the top more quickly than others. Here's a look at the top five, based on your nominations, in no particular order. The HTC One M8 is the successor and update to last year's most popular phone, and it still brings a lot to the table to love. The One M8 is largely an improvement on its predecessor in every way, packing a 5" Super LCD3 display…

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  • Some of Your Favorite Logitech Gear is Heavily Discounted, Today Only

    …) | Amazon Logitech G27 Racing Wheel ($192) | Amazon Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad Air, White ($40) | Amazon Logitech Bluetooth Audio Adapter ($30) | Amazon Logitech G510s Gaming Keyboard with Game Panel LCD Screen ($60) | Amazon Logitech Z623 980-000402 200 Watt Speaker System (Black) ($90) | Amazon Logitech Wireless Headset H800…

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  • The Nokia Name Lives on as the Company Plans to Licence its Brand

    … Soon we might be seeing Nokia fridges, TVs, and Microwaves as Nokia has today announced plans to license its name to third party manufacturers. Since selling its mobile and devices division to Microsoft, the Finnish company agreed to not use the Nokia name on Smartphones until the end of 2016, and on feature phones for another ten years…

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  • Izle leads Game Connection Development Award winners

    … Arcade) – Development Award and European Games Booster Award Darklings – Mild Mania LTD., Turkey (Smartphones; Tablets) Perfect Circles – Illusion Group&Riccardo Boccuzzi, Italy (Smartphones; Tablets) Schein – Zeppelin Studio, Austria (PC) STORY TELLING Izle – Area Effect, France (PC; PSN; Xbox Live Arcade) The Town of Lights –, Italy (PC…

    Steven Hansen/ destructoid- 4 readers -
  • Don't Use Real Rabbits as Your Smartphone Case

    …, the meme appears to have caught on in China, where people are uploading their photos to the country's micro-blogging service, Weibo. But in Japan, the trend doesn't appear to have stopped at bunnies. There are cat smartphone cases, too, it seems. [Photo: choro_o] 超夯的《兔子手機殼》這種手機殼不是人人有呀(羨慕)[News Gamme] Top photo: Weibo To contact the author…

    Brian Ashcraft/ Kotaku- 3 readers -
  • Will Samsung Have A Bendable Smartphone

    … The smartphone is a common necessity and an accessory for most people today. The number of smartphones in the market has drastically increased as each year companies are producing as much as people are looking for the next big thing. One of the companies leading the pack is Samsung, the tech giant from China. Samsung offers the market mid-range…

    The Gamer Headlines- 2 readers -
  • Sony’s SmartWatch 3 Appears on US Google Play Store

    … Sony’s latest Smartwatch, the Sony SmartWatch 3, appeared on the US Google Play Store, suggesting that the latest addition to the fledgeling wearable tech market will be available to consumers very soon. While a release date is still to be confirmed Sony have slapped a price on their latest Smartwatch, with punters having to shell out $249.99…

    James Read/ n3rdabl3- 3 readers -

  • Flagship Smartphones: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs HTC One M8

    …, the HTC One M8 and the Galaxy Note 4. In this article we will focus on the features and specs of the two flagships of Samsung and HTC then try to give a verdict as to which has the edge over the other device. Display The display and screen size is a major factor that many consumers consider so let’s try comparing the two devices in this category…

    Jaycee De Guzman/ The Gamer Headlines- 4 readers -
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