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Apple is rumored of making cheaper iPhone version for years now, and now rumors of cheaper iPhone has surfaced again. Now according to report from Wall Street Journal, Apple is “working on a lower-end iPhone,” citing only “people familiar with the matter” as proof. Site also states that the company has “explored such a device for years,” but that exploring is getting closer to reality as the smartphone’s are changing. New iPhone “could resemble the standard iPhone, with a different, less-expensive body”, meaning that cheap iPhone could look more like iPhone 3GS. Main reason for the launch of cheaper iPhone, could be high price of the iPhone 5 $649 in the U.S, and can even cost more overseas. You could get Android device with same or higher specs, but for less money.
According to WPCentral forums Nokia Lumia 920 is haunted and it moves on it’s own, even folks at WPCentral did witness it, and you can see it in a video, which you can watch from below. Nokia Lumia 920 seems to be dropping multiple times from the surface, which seems to be flat. There’s no vibration included or any tricks, but simple physics. One of the WPCentral forum readers posted the following:
Popular Media player VLC have started Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for Windows 8 app. VLC media player runs currently in Windows 8, but several members of the company wants to create new metro style app for Windows 8. Main reason to start Kickstarter campaign for VLC is to raise funds to allow current members to work full-time with the Windows 8 version, and hire designers to rework the user interface of the new Metro style app.
The project will only start if team raises £40,000, before December 29th. If it’s success the port for new Metro styled app will be ready in three months. VLC won’t launch Windows RT version straight at the start, but they will include it in future updates.
HTC has already launched two high-end smartphones in different regions, J Butterfly in Japan and DROID DNA in U.S. Now according to HTC’s Germany spokesperson, HTC won’t launch it’s high-end end smartphone in Europe, and by high-end smartphone i mean DROID DNA. There was no specific reason that why HTC won’t launch DROID DNA in Europe, although there’s a chance that it will be launched in different name(gosh it must be hard to be HTC now).
HTC DROID DNA is packed with amazing 5-inch Full HD 1080p display with screen resolution of 1,920-by-1080, and the pixel density of 441 per inch. Under the hood, DROID DNA has quad-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 Pro CPU, 2GB of RAM and 8MP camera on the back.
TonisTechBlog will keep you updated on this one when there’s more info.
Source: HTC Germany Facebook
Earlier today IDC released report which said that 75% of all shipped smartphones in Q3 was Android devices. Now Google has released their monthly platform version numbers. Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich now sits at 25.8% and it saw a little movement, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean jumped from 1.8% to 2.7%. Main reason for the Jelly Bean’s jump on the chart is because of Samsung is steadily releasing Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update to the Galaxy S3 globally. Check out the chart from below and leave a comment on which Android OS you are currently using.