As it was announced back in October, Sony Ericsson promised to update all 2011 Xperia phones to Ice Cream Sandwich some time in the new year. Well according to Sony Ericsson’s official product blog, those devices will start to see Android 4.0 roll out at the end of March and early April 2012 The first Xperia Android phones up [...]
April might be over, but the month definitely went out with a bang. And although a lot of things did happen in those 30 long days, we cannot deny the commanding presence of the LG G4 , which was finally officially revealed after half a dozen teasers, which actually didn't leave much to be surprised about.
Sony is still in the process of giving the Android Lollipop updates to some of their Xperia devices, like Z, ZL, ZR and Tablet Z. But already, other Xperia users who have been upgraded can expect a new one to come next month as the Japanese OEM announced that they will be upgrading the whole Xperia Z line to version 5.1.
Before the Xperia Z5 or the H2 phones are unveiled, Sony is set to announce the Xperia C5 Ultra. This is the first time we're hearing about the new smartphone but we have some hintabout its existence. Thanks to a user guide that recently surfaced, giving us an idea that the Xperia C4 now has a followup. Well, that's a quick one considering the C4 was only announced last month.
The Sony Xperia Z3 was once pulled out from T-Mobile's website. The mobile network discontinued the said deal without telling us why. At first we thought it was because the Xperia Z4 was already in production but others are saying the model wasn't really selling. This time though, it's the Xperia Z3 Compact's turn to be discontinued.
Users can finally start buying things directly from Pinterest , the company announced at an event Tuesday morning. They'll soon start seeing blue "Buy it" buttons next to certain "buyable" pins. Clicking the button will offer more product images, color options, sizes where applicable, and the ability to check-out using Apple Pay or your credit card.
Normally our Weekly Digest covers some of the most interesting news, events, and apps of the week. While the past days have had a few noteworthy bits and pieces, they pale in comparison to what we're looking forward to this coming week. In just the first two days alone, we'll be gazing at two or maybe even three high profile smartphones.
Because a companion app was pushed to the Google Play Store inadvertently, it looks like word is out that the upcoming Sony SmartBand 2 SWR12 will indeed have a heart rate monitor. This piece of info was first leaked back in February but now the product description that is part of the app confirms this and gives a few other details about the wearable that is expected to be announced anytime now.
So we learned that Sony is working on new premium flagship phones . Not just one but two premium phones that will not likely be under the M, C, E, or Z series. We were a bit disappointed about the Z3+ and Z4 but we’re somehow still expecting that a Z5 or a better phone will be introduced later this year.
This has definitely been a big Android week with some unexpected surprises. Google finally revealed the name of the next Android release, 6.0 Marshmallow. At the same time, it released the third and last Android M preview , giving developers the green light to start porting and testing their apps and signaling its impeding launch.
Just a day after Sony officially announced their brand new Xperia Z3+ (which was introduced as the Xperia Z4 in Japan only), the OEM has released some new accessories that will help you enjoy your new (future) smartphone to its full capacity.
Moto phones always get the first Android Lollipop updates. That's expected ever since the Moto G was the first to get Android 5.0 officially and because of Google and Motorola's previous partnership. We already noted that four more Moto phones were being prepped to receive Android 5.1 and the Moto X (1st-gen) was included in the list.
Men's short-shorts may seem like an unlikely product for an ecommerce startup. But for Chubbies cofounders Kyle Hency, Rainer Castillo, Preston Rutherford, and Tom Montgomery, it was the most natural thing in the world to start a company based around retro-inspired shorts.
Sony might have finally jumped on the Android Wear train with its SmartWatch 3, but that doesn't mean it has given up on its other wearables with its own custom OS. Long overdue, the SmartBand 2 fitness wearable might soon be a reality, as evidenced by its compannion app, simply called "SmartBand 2" as well, appearing briefly on Google Play Store.
It's still a good five months away before we start to #HuntTheTruth, but it seems that Halo fans will have something more to get excited about before that day comes. It's already expected that Halo 5: Guardians will have a limited Collection Edition set, but, thanks to Gamestop Italy, the public is now privy to what treasures that box hides inside.
Early next year, consumers will finally be able to buy the Oculus virtual reality headgear that so impressed Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook that he spent $2 billion to buy the company.Oculus VR announced on Wednesday that it would begin shipping its flagship Rift headset in the first quarter of 2016. Pre-orders will be accepted during the holidays.
Summer’s dialing down in some places, but the hot days aren’t behind us (in fact, they’re becoming something of a problem ), and that means there’ll probably be another rapidly melting ice cream cone in your immediately future. Melted ice cream is a disappointment, as you likely know — you can pretend it’s a milkshake all you want, but deep down inside you know it’s a poor excuse.
Taking a break from the Samsung hype today, here are some information about the upcoming Sony Xperia Z5+. As you all know, the Japanese company is expected to reveal the device as one of the two Sony H2 flagship phones rumored. Just yesterday, we noted that it may be the first mobile device to have a 4K display screen if we are to believe a user-agent profile (UAP).