A report from not long ago mentioned that Sony is looking to exit the smartphone segment. The report also said that the company could be looking for potential buyers to get it out of the financial mess. Tim Harrison, who is the VP of Global Communications & PR at Sony Mobile has now clearly mentioned that the smartphone division is not for sale, thus putting a rest to all the rumors once and for all, at least for the time being. He claims that the words of the company CEO Kazuo Hirai might have been taken out of context when he...

NetherRealm Studios is bringing the much awaited Mortal Kombat X game to consoles and PCs next month. The developers have now announced that the game will also make its way to the Google Play Store in April. The contents of this mobile version of the game are unknown at this point, but we’re guessing it will have similar gameplay as Injustice: Gods Among Us, which comes from the same developers. The developers promise that all of the classic Mortal Kombat elements will be present in the mobile version of the game, so mobile users...

Chinese manufacturers have taken the slimmest smartphone race a little too seriously as we’ve seen in the past. One of the prominent among these companies is Gionee, which has yet again upped the ante with its new Elife S7 smartphone. Heir to the thinnest smartphone crown, the Elife S7 has a body which is just 5.5 mm. This is remarkable for a smartphone with a high end hardware. Inside, the smartphone has a 5.2 inch 1080p display, a 13-megapixel camera on the back, an 8-megapixel front camera, an octa core MediaTek MT6752 chipset,...

Popular matchmaking app, Tinder has just announced a new variant of its app called Tinder Plus. This is a paid version of the app and allows users to like as many people as they please. This comes at a cost of $9.99 per month, which is quite a lot considering the fact that there are several other apps out there that serve the same purpose for a lot less. The only thing Tinder has going for itself is the user base that it has generated since its inception. The premium in-app purchase gives you the ability to undo dislikes with a dedicated...

Sony is known for using the Walkman app for its music player. The company has now decided to ditch the branding altogether and is using the solitary music app instead of Walkman. The reasoning behind this is not known at the moment, but it was first spotted on the Xperia Z4 Tablet and the Xperia M4 Aqua which were unveiled yesterday. We should see the exclusion in all future Xperia devices going forward. Sony hasn’t shared more details on this, but it seems to be a simple cosmetic change and the functionality of the music player...

SanDisk has just unveiled a new 200GB microSD XC card just before the MWC event kicks off in Barcelona. There aren’t a lot of phones in the market today that can support 200GB microSD XC cards, so compatibility should be limited to devices like cameras. SanDisk mentions that this tiny 200GB microSD card will go up for sale starting Q2 2015 with an asking price of $399.99. With the likes of the Galaxy S6 not supporting microSD cards henceforth, SanDisk’s only option will be other devices. SanDisk’s largest microSD XC...

Welcome to the 50th part in our series of troubleshooting articles dedicated to the Samsung Galaxy Note 2. This phone which was released in the 4th quarter of 2012 initially ran on Android Jelly Bean but is expected to get the Android Lollipop update. Owners of this model who are still using this as their primary phone should expect new features to be made available on their device when the new software update arrives. In this latest installment of the series we will tackle some of the emails our readers sent us. These emails are about...

Samsung has finally ended the mystery and unveiled the Galaxy S6 smartphone accompanied by the curved display Galaxy S6 Edge. The company touts the two devices as the most powerful handsets available in the market today. The highlight of the Galaxy S6 announcement was the new design which the company is touting. Thanks to this new design philosophy and lack of a plastic casing on the back, the smartphone will allow wireless charging by default. This is a much needed addition on the device and will certainly peg things in favor of the...