Amazon’s new Echo with touchscreen surfaces in images

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Amazon was reported to be working on next generation Echo device for sometime. Now, images of the new Echo speaker device have surfaced that suggests it will sport a touchscreen. The images come months after a report in November last year suggested possibilities that Amazon is working on a new Echo device with touchscreen. Continue reading “Amazon’s new Echo with touchscreen surfaces in images”

Amazon reportedly working on a new Echo speaker with a 7-inch touchscreen

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Amazon is working on a premium “Echo-like” speaker powered by the company’s voice assistant Alexa, according to a latest report from Bloomberg. The speaker is expected to come with a 7-inch touchscreen. Continue reading “Amazon reportedly working on a new Echo speaker with a 7-inch touchscreen”

LG G4 apparently facing touchscreen issues on some units

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Apparently, a lot of users are facing issues with the touchscreen on the LG G4. Users of the device on the xda forums have created threads and posts where they explain the issues they are facing in detail.

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OnePlus to fix touchscreen issue on OnePlus One in new firmware update

OnePlus One may be the “flagship killer” but most of its users have a common complaint regarding the handset and that is the touhscreen issue. The company is now addressing this issue in its latest firmware update.

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Nexus 7 users reporting touchscreen responsiveness issues

Google’s Nexus 7 is one of the hottest selling Android tablets right now owing to its attractive price point but it seems that Asus might have cut more than a few corners to make it cheap enough. Users are reporting a whole host of problems and a majority of them seem to involve the touchscreen.

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BlackBerry 10 based devices detailed, Touchscreen only L series and QWERTY enabled N series coming

N4BB has managed to get hold of RIM’s plans with its upcoming BlackBerry 10 based devices. On announcing the OS, rumors spread wide that the famed enterprise focused device manufacturer was about to ditch its much lauded QWERTY keypad. This rumor has now been debunked as N4BB has obtained details of a keypad packing N-Series device. Continue reading “BlackBerry 10 based devices detailed, Touchscreen only L series and QWERTY enabled N series coming”

Patent violation claims against Motorola by Apple gets rejected

The never ending patent war continues and today was another chapter where Apple’s patent violation claims were rejected by the US ITC. But this is just a preliminary ruling and the final ruling is yet to be made by the International Trade Commission.

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Keyboard-less webOS phone leaked, Pre 3 headed to Verizon

WebOS was announced by Palm back in January 2009, and last year it was acquired by HP. Back in February, HP officially announced several new devices which include their first ever webOS tablet Touchpad and successor to Pre 2 known as Pre 3. Now our friends over at PreCentral got their hands on the images of two new WebOS phones. Continue reading “Keyboard-less webOS phone leaked, Pre 3 headed to Verizon”

Next Generation Touchscreens to be Borderless

Touchscreen phones and other Touchscreen devices these days have thick bezels around their touchscreens. Well that is all set to change according to a spokesperson of the materials company 3M.

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Motorola Defy Preview – the lifeproof phone

Motorola’s new Android budget smartphone is a rare thing – a semi rugged phone that looks like any other normal phone. It is dust proof, water and scratch resistant. Motorola calls it the ‘Lifeproof’ phone. I call it a freaking awesome phone.Check out our little Motorola Defy preview.

When I first heard of the Defy, I expected to be greeted with a smartphone equivalent of a Panasonic Toughbook laptop, but no – the Defy looks like any normal smartphone. It is even smaller than my Nokia N8! . It won’t take any design awards home as far as physical aesthetics is concerned, but it isn’t something you would be embarrassed to own. In fact it looks rather cute! Continue reading “Motorola Defy Preview — the lifeproof phone”

Windows Phone 7 Impressions

I’ve been using a Samsung Omnia 7 for a couple of days. It so happen to run on Windows Phone 7, the new mobile operating system Microsoft. As a former Pocket PC and Windows Mobile user, I can say for certain
that Windows Phone 7 is nothing like its predecessors. I was excited about trying out the new OS. Continue reading “Windows Phone 7 Impressions”

Nokia C3 Touch and Type Launched

Nokia C3 Touch and Type was announced as the 2nd Touch and Type phone . It has both a touch screen and keypad and is powered by the Series 40 platform. It has a full stainless steel chassis and has interesting features including 3G, WiFi, 5 MP camera with flash, music player, FM radio and support for 32GB memory cards. Continue reading “Nokia C3 Touch and Type Launched”

Nokia X3-02 India Price and Launch Date

The Nokia X3-02 which is a Touchscreen variant of the X3 was launched today . Nokia is calling the handset X3 Touch and Type. The price and launch date of the handset has been revealed. But India is missing from the initial launch countries. Continue reading “Nokia X3-02 India Price and Launch Date”

Micromax X510 Pike Touchscreen Phone

Micromax X510 Pike has been launched in India recently. It’s a full touchscreen phone with colourful back panels. The X510 comes with WiFi and Bluetooth and does not seem like a Dual SIM phone like the remaining handsets offered by the company. It has a 2MP Camera on the back. It has two keys in the front and volume keys and music key on the side. Continue reading “Micromax X510 Pike Touchscreen Phone”