The next Microsoft Surface might be powered by the Snapdragon 845

The next Microsoft Surface might be powered by the Snapdragon 845

Microsoft seems to creating some kind of new Surface device powered by ARM and featuring the Snapdragon 845 chipset and LTE connectivity, judging from a new job listing spotted by WinFuture. The post doesn’t give much information about the actual device, but there’s a good chance it could be the new two-screen Courier-like device as it, too, is thought to be powered by ARM. The job listing

Xiaomi looks for IPO next year

Xiaomi looks for IPO next year

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is set to go public next year according to Bloomberg. The phone vendor is already talking to investment banks about a possible initial public offering and hopes to raise at least $50 billion from the IPO. However, industry sources suggest that Xiaomi is being highly optimistic about its valuation.  According to the Bloomberg report, some executives have even been talking about raising $100

HTC U11 to get Bluetooth 5.0, sRGB mode with next update

HTC U11 to get Bluetooth 5.0, sRGB mode with next update

The HTC U11 is about to get a major firmware update that brings some cool new features. One of them is Bluetooth 5.0 – apparently the hardware is there it just needed to be enabled. According to developer LlabTooFeR‏, the upgrade will bring 1080p60 Video mode and sRGB screen mode. It will also bring a newer security patch to keep the device safe. HTC is not stopping there. The U11 will be getting camera

Android O could come out next week

Android O could come out next week

Developer Preview 4 of Android O was released last Monday (July 24), and it was a release candidate. Unless any major bugs are uncovered, the final version will come out soon perhaps as soon as next week. The Google Pixel and Pixel XL are first in line to get the new major OS version. It will bring Project Trebble, Autofill, kills off Blob emoji and brings many other changes. Perhaps well even get to

alcatel Idol 4 Pro with Windows 10 to be available in Germany starting next month

alcatel Idol 4 Pro with Windows 10 to be available in Germany starting next month

  Back in February this year, there were reports that the alcatel Idol 4S will be available in Europe as the Idol 4 Pro. Now, it has been revealed that the phone will land in Germany next month – July 1 to be precise. The revelation has been made by a German website Windows United, which says they’ve received this information from “the responsible PR agency.” Pricing information isn’t yet confirmed, but it is expected to be 599. Source: gsmarena.com

DeutscheBank: Anniversary OLED iPhone will be delayed until next year

DeutscheBank: Anniversary OLED iPhone will be delayed until next year

AppleiOSRumors Analysts are becoming increasingly sure that the new OLED iPhone will be delayed – Deutsche Bank joins KGI in predicting that supply shortages of key components will not allow the overhauled iPhone to launch alongside the iPhone 7s. The 7s will be an incremental improvement over the current iPhone 7 without much novelty. The OLED-packing iPhone (aka iPhone 8), is a much bigger upgrade. The OLED screen is just one of the new components, rumors also suggest 3D sensing cameras and brand new 3D touch. We may be saying goodbye to the Home button and screen bezels with this update too.…

Moto Z Play units in Germany has been delayed till next month

Moto Z Play units in Germany has been delayed till next month

  A few days ago, Motorola Germany announced in a tweet that the Nougat update for the company’s Moto Z family of devices is now available in the country. So it was reasonable to assume that the update has started hitting all three phones in the series, including the Moto Z, Moto Z Force, and Moto Z Play. However, turns out that’s not the case, as the Moto Z Play hasn’t started receiving the update. This is despite the company promising a few weeks back that the device will be updated to Nougat towards January end. Motorola Germany has now revealed that…

3D printed food items to rule the industry in next 20 years

3D printed food items to rule the industry in next 20 years

We might soon be getting highly customised 3D-printed food items to eat. The technology is poised to be widely used in the food industry in the next 20 years to customize foods and expedite delivery of food to consumers, shows new research. “No matter what field you are in, this technology will worm its way in,” said Hod Lipson, a professor of engineering at Columbia University and a co-author of the book

More details emerge on Samsung’s next Tizen phone

More details emerge on Samsung’s next Tizen phone

More details have emerged on Samsung’s next Tizen-powered smartphone. While previous rumors had suggested that the Z1 successor will be called the Z3, as well as revealed some of its specifications, a new report has revealed that the device will carry a model number of SM-Z300H_SWA_DD. The report also notes that the handset is expected to run the version 3.0 of the South Korean