Is Google teaming with Motorola to bring a new Nexus to market?

The last few weeks have been busy for Google, with the announcement that it is going to be releasing all future operating systems at an earlier date to developers, to allow for a more seamless rollout on devices not manufactured by itself, and the news it is going to be bringing to market a new range of budget phones called Android One. And now it seems…

A week in smartphones: The latest roundup from the biggest firms

Late summer is the period when the smartphone market starts to return from a well deserved holiday and we begin to see more new phones hitting the shelves around the world. This has meant that the last week has been filled with new announcements and leaks from some of the world's biggest firms about what they're going to be releasing a couple of months from…

LG smartphone sales show strong growth in Quarter 2

LG is starting to challenge the top names in smartphone industry, after the firm released its latest sales figures, showing strong performance in the second quarter of the year.While LG has always had a decent range of smartphones available, it has always lagged behind the likes of Samsung and Apple, and more recently HTC and Sony, but the figures seem to suggest that it is…

Is Samsung on the verge of releasing the prime Galaxy S5 at last?

In the secretive world of smartphones, relatively speaking, rumours of what we're going to see as the next blockbuster device are always on the go, as bloggers speculate about what we're going to be able to get our hands on next. However, while some rumours will fizzle out when companies deny the existence of a certain piece of technology, there is one that has been unrelenting…

Motorola Moto G2 leaks with new features and potential lower price

Motorola has been one of the busiest smartphone firms around this year, and it has taken a rather innovative approach to its new developments, looking to focus almost entirely on the lower end of the market than challenge those who have a stranglehold on the upper echelon. Earlier this year, it released the Motorola Moto E and the updated Moto G that came with new 4G…

Microsoft finally brings the testing of Nokia Android to an end

There has been some confusion over the future of the Nokia brand with Android operating systems ever since the company was acquired earlier this year by Microsoft. But it seems like the Windows Phone OS maker has finally come to a final decision, announcing that no phones developed in the future will be built with the Google OS as standard.When Microsoft first purchased Nokia, it…

A week in smartphones: Sony looks to the future and Google heads in a new d

As September pulls ever closer, the companies that are planning to release phones in the end of quarter three and into quarter four are gearing up for their big launches, which has left us with yet another busy week, with Sony, Apple and Google all dominating the headlines of tech blogs the world over.So what new developments and rumours have we learned of in the…