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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…

Production on iPhone 5S screens from Sharp to begin in June

The iPhone 5S production will begin soon, if a recent rumor is to be believed. According to the rumor, Sharp is planning on beginning production on the screens for Apple’s next iPhone this summer, and pushing for a Q3 release date. While the screen will (most likely) stay the same as the one found in the iPhone 5, production orders have already…

90% drop in LG iPad panel shipments last month

Reports today are suggesting that iPad panel supplier LG saw a 90% drop in shipments in the month of January, shifting 600,000, compared to December’s 6 million, the news is said to be one of the sole factors in LG’s poor performance last month. According to supply chains, the drop is a result of several factors. The most obvious reason is the end of…

LG Copies Apple’s Panorama ad, and improves on it

Apple is well known for its simple iPhone TV ads. Normally a white background, a non-distracting soundtrack and a calm-toned voice over with a demonstration of one of the iPhone’s features. On of the iPhone 5′s ads featured the Panorama mode within the camera. The user took a panoramic image of some kids in a line. Here’s a reminder: Turns out,…