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Sharp may become the third OLED manufacturer for a future iPhone

Nikkei reports that Sharp will be creating OLED displays for smartphones ‘before 2018.’ Currently, Samsung and LG dominant the OLED display market being the two largest manufacturers of the display. While the 2016 ‘iPhone 7’ isn’t reported to have an OLED display, having a date of ‘before 2018’ gives hope as the iPhone is said to shift to OLED displays in…

iPhone with 5.8-inch OLED display coming in 2017 or 2018

Obtained by The Motley Fool, Apple is currently working on a iPhone larger than the current 5.5-inch iPhone 6s Plus. At a massive 5.8-inch display, the new iPhone is said to launch “in 2018 or even earlier in 2017,” and will include an OLED display. Which brings it up to speed with other rumors stating that Apple will be moving over to an OLED display…

Report: OLED displays in iPhone coming in 2017

Apple is planning to introduce its first OLED iPhone in 2017, according to a report from Nikkei. Past rumors have noted that Apple was planning to introduce an iPhone with OLED displays in 2018 or 2019, but the report says Apple is ahead of schedule and will introduce it in next years iPhones. Apple has reached out to LG and Samsung to see if either…

Questionable rumor says LG “stepped” battery tech will be used in iWatch

What’s a day without an iWatch rumor? A day that isn’t over, that’s what. Today’s daily dose of iWatch goodness is a suspicious report coming out of Korean news source The Korean Herald. The report states that Apple will look to LG and Samsung to provide a new “stepped” battery technology for the upcoming iWatch that Apple has been rumored to have in the…

iPhone 5c and 5s among the best for usable internal storage

Which? in the UK has compiled a list of the top smartphones available, and measured them against each other using a metric we – as tech heads – often forget to consider. When it comes to comparing specs, we’re happy to reel off that a certain device has an 8GB, 16GB or 32GB storage capacity, but that doesn’t translate to real-world use. Inevitably, phones…

Best wearable tech on show at CES 2014

As we all sit and wait in anticipation for the Apple iWatch, or whatever it ends up being called, it seems the wearables space is heating up. At International CES 2014, among the crowds of tech pundits and manufacturers vying for attention, a number of devices were revealed and thrust into the wearable technology space. It feels like no one really…

LG introduces Lifeband Touch and Heart Rate Earphones, looks to compete in wearable fitness tech [CES 2014]

We’ve been hearing, for a while now, that wearable technology is the future. Because f that expectation, it’s no surprise that we will likely see countless wearable technology accessories come out this year, and in the near future. One of the companies looking to be at the forefront of this technology is LG, who has introduced some new wearable fitness…

Rumor: 12.9-inch iPad displays in production, due for launch next year

We’ve heard a lot of rumors surrounding a larger, 12.9-inch iPad over the past few months. And they haven’t stopped yet. According to The Korea Times, one of Apple’s “first tier display” suppliers is putting the panels in to production now. If true, it’d be released at some point next year. The reasoning behind it I find quite unsettling and very…

Samsung helping to solve Retina iPad mini display shortage

There have been multiple reports over the past week regarding the iPad mini’s new Retina display. Recently, rumors are claiming that Sharp and LG have been having trouble keeping up with the demand for the new displays, and are falling behind in productions. This means that iPad mini inventory will likely be in short supply as these companies are…