Tag Archive: Horizon


Google Pixel 2 codename Walleye may be on the horizon

With Google I/O 2017 approaching, attention turns to the next iteration of the Pixel hardware despite not actually likely to appear at the actual Google event. The Pixel 2 is expected to be released this year as the successor to the popular Pixel range Google released in 2016. It seems that this device already exists, […]

Ad-Blocking could be on the horizon for Google’s Chrome browser

The Wall Street Journal has reported on the possibility of Google introducing an ad-blocking feature for their Chrome browser for both mobile and desktop platforms. This is an interesting one as Google itself is predominately a form of advertising company and on top of that they already pay for the services of Adblock Plus enrolling onto […]

Is a Google mobile chat app on the horizon?

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Reuters is reporting that there is a potential Google mobile chat app in the works.

Software giant Google Inc plans to launch a mobile messaging app it is likely to test in India and other emerging markets, the Economic Times newspaper reported on Friday, citing sources.

If this is true, it means apps like Kik, WhatsApp, GroupMe, Line, and WeChat have yet another  [Read More…]

Certification listing suggests a new Xperia tablet is on the horizon

Sony may launch a new Xperia tablet at this year’s IFA, if a certification listing on Indonesia’s Postel website is any indication. The device, which sports a model number SGP621, has a similar naming convention to earlier tablet models in the Xperia series, the Xperia Tablet Z (SGP321) and the Xperia Z2 Tablet (SGP521).

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Black HTC One M8, yellow Nexus 5 on the horizon

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OK, call me boring but I like my smartphones to look understated and elegant. So when it comes to choosing what color I want my hardware to be I will always go for the black option. Lately we are seeing many manufacturers turning towards bold or fancy colour schemes for their devices.

@evleaks has uncovered a pic of what could be a black HTC One M8  [Read More…]

HTC talks cameras, optical zooming on the not-so-distant horizon

Vodafone UK took some time out to sit down with Symon Whitehorn, the resident camera expert at HTC. Discussions covered the Duo Camera as well as what consumers can expect to see in the future. With the HTC One (M8) sporting an impressive shooter, it only makes sense that we look ahead to see what HTC has planned.

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Verizon Red HTC One M8 May be on the Horizon

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Renowned leaker, evleaks has posted via twitter that we should expect a Glamour Red HTC One (M8) soon from Big Red.  At the moment, this is merely a rumor, but evleaks is known for getting the rumor mill churning and has been right more times than not.

Sprint currently has the exclusive red color on the HTC One (M7), so it’s  [Read More…]

Google+ app updated for Ice Cream Sandwich; Android 4.0 on the horizon

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If you’re an avid user of Google+ and have yet to receive an update notification for the app on your Android device, you may want to check the Market now. A total redesign of the Google+ app for Android has just been released in the last day that features a new UI, bug fixes, battery life improvements and more.

According to the “what’s new” section in the Android Market listing, the  [Read More…]