Alcatel OneTouch gets colourful with POP S3

Alcatel OneTouch has decided to join the likes of Apple iPhone and add a bit of colour to its range.The POP S3 has been released to the market and is an LTE smartphone created to follow in the footsteps of its predecessors when it comes to being 'easy to choose, easy to use'.It boasts a four-inch display and runs on Android 4.3, making it a…

O2 Recycle turns old mobiles into butterflies

Recycled mobile phones have been turned into digital butterflies to mark World Environment Day, which took place at the beginning of the month.Designers and coders used discarded parts to create the robotic devices, demonstrating how old technology can be used to create new life.The project was commissioned by O2 Recycle and looked at how gadgets can be up-cycled, opposed to discarded.Bill Eyres, head of sustainability…

More photos leaked of new iPhone 6

Rumours and supposed ‘leaks’ concerning the new iPhone 6 have been floating around the internet for months now, and a wave of fresh photographs could have confirmed what some have been thinking for a while. The new images appeared on Weibo, a Chinese social networking site, and were apparently posted by Taiwanese pop star Jimmy Lin - who previously leaked photographs of the iPhone 5…

India and Indonesia get super cheap smartphone

India and Indonesia are set to be the recipients of a super cheap smartphone, according to new reports.Mozilla Corp will offer devices for $25 (£14.85) later this year using the Firefox mobile operating system, a senior company executive at the company told the Wall Street Journal.This is hoped to be seen as an alternative to more expensive operating systems, such as Android and Apple, in…

Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime to be released this month?

There has been an influx of leaks and rumours regarding the Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime since rumblings about its existence began last year. Sources claim the firm’s flagship would be available in multiple sizes and prices. But could this heavily debated device be hitting shelves as early as this month? According to Tech-Radar, the smartphone will be available in Korea around mid-June and will come in…

Amazon ready to launch 3D smartphone this month?

Amazon has made waves in the tech world at a number of different points over the last few years, from its Kindle e-readers to its Kindle Fire tablets, challenging the larger companies and adding a new string to its bow.This year, rumours have been rife that the company is about to branch out again, this time into the smartphone world, and with a new press…

Sony readies itself to tackle the mid-market with the Sony Xperia T3

Sony looks like it is readying itself for an attack on the mid market of the smartphone world, after lifting the lid this week on its newest device, the Sony Xperia T3.The Japanese firm is pitching the phone at a lower price point than its flagship handset, the Sony Xperia Z2, but buyers will still get a lot for their money with the rather nifty…