Xiaomi to announce new Mi TV on March 24

by Dimitris Skiannis Chinese smart device maker Xiaomi is getting ready to introduce its new Smart TV on March 24. The upcoming device will succeed the company’s Mi TV 2, which was unveiled in May 2014. Given the last-gen Smart TV still looks quite great for the price-tag, we are not sure what exactly is Xiaomi planning to upgrade […] 18 March 2015 at 11:36 pm

Microsoft working with Xiaomi to offer a Windows 10 ROM for Mi 4

by Dimitris Skiannis Microsoft has revealed that it is working with Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi to develop a firmware based on Windows 10 for the Mi 4 smartphone. This Windows 10 ROM will be offered to a select group Mi 4 power users in China. “As part of the Windows Insider Program, Microsoft will partner with Xiaomi to […] 17 March 2015 at 11:35 pm

Android 5.0-based Cyanogen OS 12 coming to OnePlus One in next few weeks

by Nikos Papanikolopoulos Cyanogen has revealed that it is in final stages of the Cyanogen OS 12 preparation for the Yu Yureka and OnePlus One smartphones. The updated OS will reach both devices in the next few weeks. According to Cyanogen, Android 5.0-based Cyanogen OS 12 is currently in the QA/QE stage for both phones and it will […] 13 March 2015 at 05:49 pm

You can now build your own Moto 360 in Moto Maker

by Christine Kitsati Motorola has announced that the Moto 360 customisation is now open at the company’s Moto Maker website. The consumers can now head over to the Moto Maker to design their own Moto 360 smartwatch from the available options. According to the company, you can choose from three watch cases (light metal, dark metal, and champagne gold), nine […] 10 March 2015 at 05:47 pm

Acer expands Chromebox CXI line-up with Intel Core-i3 models

by Dimitris Skiannis Taiwanese manufacturer Acer has announced that it is expanding its Chromebox CXI line-up with two new models. The new Chromebox models are powered by latest-generation Intel Core-i3 4030U dual-core processors, instead of the Celeron, which is usually present in the Chrome OS devices. The company has also increased the available RAM options to 8GB. “We’ve […] 7 March 2015 at 02:10 pm

YouTube to launch kid-friendly app on Monday

by Christine Kitsati As expected, YouTube is ready to unveil a kid-friendly application. The app will reportedly feature select original TV shows for children as well as content from existing YouTube channels. The new app will be free and sport a design meant for kids with big, bulbous icons and minimal scrolling. In addition, it will pack parental controls. […] 20 February 2015 at 06:14 pm

Belty, the smart belt that communicates with a mobile app! (CES 2015)

by Thodoris Konsoulas Daily after lunch, we have the habit to loose our belt, since our waist gets bigger after the food we eat. The same happens when we sit. Belty, the smart belt presented in CES 2015, wants to solve those problems.   Belty can be connected with a mobile application, recording data on human health, such […] 24 January 2015 at 06:30 pm

Qualcomm envisions the house of the future (video)

by Petros Kypraios Qualcomm is a company that is associated with hundred mobile devices and tablets, as together with MediaTek are the main processor suppliers of most companies. Qualcomm, as you can imagine with the continuing development of mobiles, is among the giants, so its managers envision a future, which will be based on the Internet of Everything philosophy.   According […] 22 January 2015 at 06:27 pm

Panasonic to launch its Lumix CM1 camera-phone in US this summer

by Christine Kitsati Panasonic is reportedly planning to launch its Lumix CM1 camera-phone in the US market this summer. This point & shoot and Android smartphone hybrid was originally announced last year during Photokina in September and has got quite a few photo-enthusiasts excited. While the Lumix CM1 might not replace DSLRs, it is actually a great camera-phone on paper, […] 7 January 2015 at 04:51 pm

Apple is preparing to stop in 2015 the production of iPhone 5c

by Petros Kypraios At the moment, Apple has in the market 4 different iPhone models (6, 6 Plus, 5s and 5c). If we compare them, it is clear that iPhone 5c is the most substandard and, as we know, nothing has been commercially well in comparison with the other more powerful devices.   The model of Apple which was launched […] 21 December 2014 at 03:59 pm