Huawei unveils the veritable, but sleek, monster of a phablet that is the Mate 8

Huawei officially announced the Mate 8, the sequel to last year's Mate 7. With a 6-inch display, the Mate 8 has both feet planted firmly in phablet territory, though the high screen-to-body ratio should make using the phone easier than you…

LG’s Ray is a mid-range phone for 3G markets with its 5.5-inch 720p screen

The LG Ray is a mid-range phone for the 3G market, sporting an octa-core processor, 720p 5.5-inch display, and 1GB of RAM. The rear camera houses 13-megapixels and the front camera has 8-megapixels.
Cool Tech

Smoke this phone — the Vaporcade Jupiter

Vaporcade says it has worked tirelessly to integrate texting, talking, and vaping into “one spectacular, innovative technology" it calls the Jupiter smartphone, and boast of its supposedly "limitless" applications.

Is China looking to build its own secure smartphones?

Amid growing worldwide concerns about security (or lack thereof), China is reportedly undertaking efforts to build its very own secure smartphones, undermining American manufacturers' positions in the booming Asian market.

Samsung made an Android flip phone with two screens called the W2016

If you miss snapping your phone shut to punctuate the end of a phone call, never fear, as Samsung is hoping to bring the clamshell back with its W2016 smartphone. It features fast-charging, dual displays, and the classic key-pad.

No smartphone processors from Sony confirms CEO Kazuo Hirai

Hopes of having a Sony-made processor inside a future version of one of its Xperia smartphones have been dashed after the company's CEO, Kazuo Hirai, denied all related rumors in an interview.
Home Theater

How to mirror your smartphone or tablet on your TV

A rapidly growing arsenal of devices now exists to allow anything on your phone or tablet to be mirrored on your TV. For those looking to marry the second screen with the screen that started it all, we’ve put together this list of the…

The Pepsi phone is real, and here’s what it looks like

The Pepsi P1 smartphone will go on sale in China later this year, Pepsi said. It's the beverage conglomerate's first branded Android smartphone, and it features Pepsi's signature logo.

A future Xperia smartphone may have a Sony-made processor inside

A new rumor suggests Sony is interested in making its own smartphone processors, potentially shifting away from Qualcomm and MediaTek. It has apparently already started the design process.

Walmart is now selling a $10 smartphone because why not?

For $9.82, you can own the TracFone-branded Prepaid Lucky LG16 Smartphone, which as Motherboard points out, actually comes with better features than the original iPhone (which was, to be fair, released over eight years ago).

We need a bedtime mode for our phones to stop that bright blue light

According to Professor Paul Gringras, the increasingly bluer and brighter lights that come out of our phones are "likely to cause the most disruption to sleep as it most effectively suppresses melatonin and increases alertness."

Coming in 2020: Huawei says a superphone will save the day

Huawei's Yang predicts the superphone will be the culmination of digital intelligence, progressively developed over the years through evolution and adaptation. He expects this new superphone to transform human perceptions, enhancing…