This is one of the most intriguing smartphones I’ve seen in a long time and for one huge reason or I guess one tiny reason. First of all the bezel is the frame that surrounds the glass screen of the phone. All the way around this phone, except for the bottom, you have a minimal bezel that basically melts over the side, so it really looks like there’s no bezel at all. On the bottom it has a huge “chin” … continue reading
Say hello to the first electronic display paper phone concept out there – the YotaPhone. What sets it apart from other such phones is its main feature: double 4.3 inch screens! These Russians sure know how to design to impress. The YotaPhone, estimated at a starting price of $700, has been much improved since the drawing board, with a more friendly interface and a less cumbersome navigation through the “paper” pages. And since the display is always on, you can see all your … continue reading
Samsung just released the latest weapon in its “conquer the world” arsenal : the Galaxy K Zoom smartphone, a droid that vows to put Nokia’s lens to shame. Samsung uses a retracting lens technology that allows you to take pictures using 10x optical zoom, just like in standalone cameras. And that’s pretty cool for a relatively slim and and definitely sexy smartphone. The gadget is very easy to use, thanks to Samsung’s proprietary Pinch Zoom and Quick Zoom features. The K Zoom … continue reading
If you’ve been using a smartphone for a while now, you’re probably aware that there’s a plethora of cases out there for protecting your handset and offering it a cool look. Well, even if the numbers are impressive, the quality of these casings sometimes leaves much to be desired and it’s good to know that there are actually some that offer both functionality and protection. Such as the Dot View case, a delight for those of you who own a … continue reading
The smartphone world is currently shaken by the arrival of a new device that will make popular flagships run for the hills. I’m talking about the OnePlus One, a handset that comes loaded with some top-notch features at an amazingly small price. The new star of the show holds inside a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset, with a quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400 processor, Adreno 330 GPU, 3 GB of RAM and 16 or 64 GB of internal storage. Also, the … continue reading
Looking for a unique looking skin for your iPhone 5 ? You might want to check out the “Luna” Concrete Skin, a nice piece of work coming from the collaboration between Posh Craft, a Korean manufacturer, and Realize – a design team. This interesting looking skin looks like it just came from out of space, being made from actual concrete and having some tiny craters on it that offer the impression that the back cover has just been carefully scraped … continue reading
If you have not heard of Jolla by now, first thing you need to know is that it’s pronounced “Yolla”. What is it? It’s a phone. A special one. It’s the child of an independent Finnish smartphone developing company, Jolla Ltd., which consists of none other than the directors and core professionals that used to work on the Nokia N9. The phone has been available for pre-order since the end of May (the period has ended), and is expected to … continue reading
Designer Mara Hoffman’s signature bohemian prints have been successfully brought to the Snap Cases of Incase, to make your summer phone-talkin’ more colorful and fun than it already was. Created while traveling around the world, these cases are basically made for accompanying you on adventures through Egypt and jungles and whatever else you might find interesting this summer. Whether you’re fascinated by third eyes or pink Tutankhamons, there’s a case for you.