Category Archives: Rumors

China: Windows XP Isn’t Dead

It's a well known fact that Microsoft officially ended support to Windows XP operating system on April 8. But the abandoned OS isn't dead in China. The matter is that one of the leading security vendors has developed a free software, which can protect Chinese users of the unsupported OS. Chinese security developer Qihoo 360 has...
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SmartHouse Controlled by iPad

Rumors about so-called smarthouses controlled with the help of smartphones and tablets are afloat. However, it's quite difficult to realize this idea in practice because of incredibly high cost of all necessary manipulations. But in fact, you can find a real smarthouse in California. Its price is $22.000.000. Electric power supply of the house is...
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Samsung is Rumored to Launch Standalone Smartwatch

Samsung Inc is working at a ''self-sufficient'' version of Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch, which will most likely be called Samsung Gear Solo. The new model hasn't been announced yet, but it's rumored to be equipped with a slot for a USIM card (USIM – universal subscriber identity module). This innovation will enable users to make...
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StoreDot: Super Fast Mobile Phone Charger

In the course of Microsoft's Think Next symposium in Tel Aviv, StoreDot demonstrates a video under the title ''Nanotechnology, inspired by nature''. On the video you can see a prototype of a super fast mobile phone charger, which charges a Samsung Galaxy S3 in 30 seconds. The secret of the high-end invention is in the...
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Apple iOS 8 Is Coming

Appe is going to present its newest operating system, iOS 8, in the course of the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC14) on June 2. With the launch of iOS 8, Apple is getting ready to the release of its latest smartphone, iPhone 6, which is set for September 2014. The operating system of the next generation will...
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iPhone 6: Possible Design

Apple fans are quite impatient for the new iPhone 6 to be released. They speculate about new characteristic features and possible design of the device. There is one accepted fact concerning the design of this long-expected smartphone: it will be bigger in comparison to the iPhone 5s. But its exact size is the target of...
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First Phoneblock, or Modular Smartphone, Release Rumors

Project Ara is Google and Motorola's innovative experimental project to create the first modular smartphone on the market. The new Ara smartphone will be composed of an aluminum basic structure, or ''endoskeleton'' and a number of modules, which should be bought additionally. The endoskeleton will be equipped with a Wi-F0 module and battery. It will...
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Motorola’s Project Ara

Ara modular smartphone, which is being developed by Google Inc together with Motorola, will be ready to go on sale at the beginning of 2015. Project Ara is an experimental project aimed at the developing of a modular smartphone. The actual prototype for the first modular phone will be released in March, 2014. And on the...
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Microsoft Office for iPad is Coming

Microsoft Inc is planning to launch Office for iPad. They say it will be released in the first half of 2014. Some experts believe, the new Office for iPad will be similar to Office Mobile for iPhone which appeared in summer 2013. If you want to use the app, you'll have to get a subscription...
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Liquidmetal Technologies for Apple Devices

In 2010 Apple obtained Liquidmetal Technologies and gave birth to hopes for a Liquidmetal iPhone. Now, about four years later, Apple is getting warm. In January Apple revealed 17 patents that described different applications for these innovative technologies which can be applied to mobile devices. They say, Liquidmetal is planning to be used to improve...
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Apple’s iPhone 6 to Feature a Sapphire Crystal Display

Do you think a case mars the appearance of your beloved iPhone? There's some great news for you. The next iPhone is rumored to be equipped with a large sapphire crystal screen. The display is going to be so strong that you will have an opportunity to use a device without a case. Apple has already...
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Rumors: New HTC One 2 with 3 Cameras

HTC is planning to launch its new smartphone. It is rumored that the device is going to be equipped with three cameras. A photo of the new phone has been found in the Internet. In the picture you can see a back panel of the new HTC device. It is made of aluminum and similar to...
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YouTube has New Boss

Senior Executive Vice President for Google Ads, Susan Wojcicki, is going to be the head of Google's YouTube video hosting service. Rumors about Wojcicki's prospective assignment appeared on the 4th of February. This decision was made by the Chief Executive Officer for Goggle, Larry Page. Earlier the team of YouTube was managed by Salar Kamangar, Google's ninth...
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iPhone 6 Rumors

1. The sixth iPhone is rumored to feature solar charging capabilities, which can prolong the battery life of the device 2. They say the new device will boast a sapphire glass display instead of a Gorilla Glass one 3. The new iPhone will be equipped with a bigger display (4.7-inch display), which can make the device more...
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Microsoft Windows 9 Release Date

Microsoft Inc is rumored to release its new operating system in April 2015. The new OS will be called Windows 9. Some additional details of Windows 9 are going to be unveiled at the Build developer conference in April 2014. Experts expect Microsoft to release Windows 9 Beta and Release Candidate before the launch of...
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Samsung Galaxy S5 to Release in April, 2014

Samsumng Inc. is going to release its new Galaxy S5 smartphone in April, 2014. The new device will come in the stead of flagship model for Samsung2013 - Galaxy S4. Some experts say, the new smartphone will boast of iris-scanning feature. The eye scanning technology has never been used within mobile phones before. The executive vice president...
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Microsoft: ”Threshold” Update Wave 2015

Microsoft is planning a wave of updates for spring 2015. Various Windows-based platforms are going to be updated under a single codename ''Threshold''. The coming wave of updates will concern such Microsoft devices as tablets (Surface), smartphones (Windows Phone), gaming consoles (Xbox). All the operating systems will share a common Windows NT core. In addition,...
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Twitter Against Spying

Twitter, an online networking and microblogging service, is going to launch a new mechanism of encryption to protect users from snoops. They say, first of all direct messages will be subjected to encoding. The new types of encryption are supposed to prevent special services from having a tampered access to personal information of users. But there...
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NSA Deflates Rumors: Internal Error, Not Hacking Attack

Throughout the web there appeared some rumors that the site for the National Security Agency had been brought down by hackers on the 25 th of October. The NSA website was offline for several hours on Friday. Some experts believed the dysfunction of the site was due to DDOS attacks made by Anonymous. But the agency...
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