Author Archives: Shane McGlaun


LG G3 tipped to launch by end of May

LG G3 tipped to launch by end of May

LG recently published its earnings reports for Q1 of 2014. Buried inside those reports along with all the numbers on how well the company is performing was a promise of better profits in Q2 2014 thanks to a major product launch. That product tipped to be launching in Q2 to boost profits is the LG G3 smartphone.

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Apple gains ground in smartphone sales for Q1 2014, but Android still leads by a landslide

Apple gains ground in smartphone sales for Q1 2014, but Android still leads by a landslide

The latest numbers for smartphone market share for Q1 2014 are in from Kantar Worldpanel Comtech. Kantar's numbers look at the overall global smartphone market for the quarter ending in March. Apple performed strongly in the first quarter of the year and has bounced back in Europe, Japan, and Australia where it had previously lost ground to competitors.

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Geeksphone Revolution phone hits parts of Europe, pre-loaded with Android but Flashable to Firefox OS

Geeksphone Revolution phone hits parts of Europe, pre-loaded with Android but Flashable to Firefox OS

Geeksphone is a company that has made a couple smartphones that use Firefox OS rather than something more mainstream like Android. The company unveiled a new smartphone this year called the Geeksphone Revolution. When that smartphone landed, it sold for €222. Geeksphone has announced that it has cut the price of the phone and expanded availability of the Revolution.

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Nokia re-imagines itself as something different than competitors on its first ad under Microsoft

Nokia re-imagines itself as something different than competitors on its first ad under Microsoft

Nokia and Microsoft worked for a long time to get all the approvals needed for Nokia's hardware arm to become part of Microsoft. That work paid off late last week when Nokia and Microsoft finally closed the deal. Nokia has now published its very first commercial to hit the web since it was purchased by Microsoft. The commercial is called "Not like Everybody Else" and it leans on color and underdog status to set itself apart.

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Curiosity Rover set to drill into Windjana sandstone on Mars

Curiosity Rover set to drill into Windjana sandstone on Mars

NASA has been drilling into the surface of Mars using tools on the Curiously Rover for a long time now. The goal is to determine the composition of rocks on the planet and to help determine if any water exists or existed on the planet while ultimately looking for signs of life on the red planet. So far, Curiosity has drilled into two other rocks and both of them have been mudstone.

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Final Fantasy 15 PS4 and Xbox One details tipped

Final Fantasy 15 PS4 and Xbox One details tipped

Some details on the Square Enix Final Fantasy 15 game have been tipped today. The PS4 and Xbox One product descriptions have been updated with new details on the game. Both of those product descriptions talk about a new combat mechanic and offer some of the play details for the new game. One of the big details about the game is that combat has evolved compared to previous entries in the franchise.

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