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Gionee unveils Marathon M5 mini with 2GB RAM and 4,000mAh battery

After announcing the Marathon M5 lite last month, Chinese smartphone manufacturer Gionee has unveiled a mini variant of its Marathon M5 smartphone. The device is powered by a Mediatek MT6580 SoC and sports a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixel resolution) IPS display. Gionee Marathon M5 mini has 2GB RAM and 16GB expandable internal memory, and packs in a large 4,000 ... Read More »

Nvidia GeForce Now kicks off Square Enix game deal with free Tomb Raider streaming

Sit up and pay attention, Shield owners: Nvidia’s GeForce Now, a Netflix-style game-streaming service, is bringing some big games from another top studio to its catalog.Nvidia announced Thursday that Square Enix would bring five games to GeForce Now over the course of 2016. The first game will be Tomb Raider, the critically acclaimed 2013 series reboot, which hits the service ... Read More »

VAIO announces Windows 10-powered Phone Biz with 5.5-inch display, 3GB RAM

Nearly a year after foraying into the smartphone market, erstwhile Sony brand VAIO has unveiled its second smartphone. Dubbed Phone Biz, the device is powered by Windows 10 Mobile, and is apparently aimed at business users. Specs-wise, the handset is powered by a Snapdragon 617 SoC with octa-core processor, and sports a 5.5-inch Full HD display. It comes with 3GB ... Read More »

Cramer: We’re valuing Apple with the wrong number

Apple finally reported earnings on Tuesday, and Jim Cramer heard only one question about the stock — how the heck should it be valued? “That is the conundrum facing Apple, the greatest wealth creator of our generation,” the “Mad Money” host said. This is the same question that analysts are faced with four times a year when they are required ... Read More »

Apple working with Beats to bring wireless earbuds to the iPhone 7

It’s fair to say that quite a few people were infuriated by rumors that Apple might be abandoning the 3.5mm headphone jack for the iPhone 7 in favor of Lightning-connected accessories. There’s an ongoing petition to keep the connectivity option, signed by more than 215,000 people, and counting. Now some new insider info reiterates the 3.5 jack’s future demise, adding ... Read More »

BLU Vivo 5 and Vivo XL are official with 5.5″ displays

US-based smartphone maker BLU used CES 2016 to announce its latest phones – the BLU Vivo 5 and Vivo XL. Both feature 5.5″ Super AMOLED screens, MediaTek chipsets with octa-core CPU and metal unibody design. BLU Vivo 5 The BLU Vivo 5 comes with a 5.5″ Super AMOLED screen of 720p resolution resulting in a pixel density of 267 ppi. ... Read More »

Google partners with Movidius to bring machine learning to future mobile devices

A new partnership between Google and chip maker Movidius could change the way your phone looks at the world. According to Movidius, Google will be licensing Movidius’ latest flagship chip, the MA2450, along with the accompanying software stack. The chip has 12 cores, and is able to perform low power, advanced computer vision processing. One possible use for this could be Google’s ... Read More »

You Can Be A Next-Level Gamer With A Killer Xbox One Design

As much as you try to personalize your Xbox One profile, you have to admit that you’re one of literal millions using the system. Since its initial launch in 2013, it’s estimated that over 18 million consoles have been sold. While it’s not the same impressive figure as the over 30 million PS4s that have been sold during the same ... Read More »