The latest news on the wire is that only three smartphone manufacturers in the entire industry were profitable in the third quarter of the year. According to a recent tweet by market analyst Horace Dediu, the smartphone market is largely dominated by Apple and Samsung with HTC being a distant third, when it comes to smartphone profits.
LG Optimus G now available with multiple Canadian carriers
Some good news for those in Canada, the LG Optimus G has officially launched today, November 13. The Android 4.0 ICS-running handset will be available with several carriers and with varying price points.
Walmart Black Friday full ad leaked: Galaxy S3, unreleased Samsung Stratosphere 2 and other Android handsets spotted
Regional Canadian carrier Sasktel might still be well behind the nationwide big guys – Rogers, Bell and Telus – in terms of number of subscribers, but when talking about product releases, the gap seems to be closing.
Sony, LG get certifications for Miracast-standard wireless display mirroring
After Google's announcement that the upcoming Android 4.2 Jelly Bean platform will include built-in support for wireless display mirroring via Miracast, it seemed only a matter of time until device manufacturers likewise announce support for the standard. According to information gleaned from the Wi-Fi Alliance's certifications page, LG and Sony are likewise actively pursuing this wireless standard.
Nexus 4 design flaws revealed by internal shot, battery might be easily replaceable after all
LG and Google’s Nexus 4 is all everyone’s talking about lately, but, with so many great things going for it, it was only a matter of time until people started finding the 4.7-incher some faults. After all, you can’t make a quad-core super-phone with Android 4.2 on board available for $300 and not sacrifice something, right?
Sprint’s LG Mach arriving in stores on November 11, priced at $99 on contract
If your fingers have been itching for the LG Mach since we last reported about the phone last month, you’ll be ecstatic to hear that Sprint has finally shared some more details of the Mach’s release date and pricing.
T-Mobile LG Optimus L9: an affordable ICS smartphone with a decent spec sheet
T-Mobile has a convincing and affordable mid-level Android phone to offer this holiday season, the LG Optimus L9. The mid-range device comes with a price tag of $79.99 with a 2-year contract, and after a mail-in rebate of $50.
Google’s Nexus 4 system dump is out and about – apps, wallpapers, ringtones and more up of grabs
The inevitable has happened. With a few days left before its official launch, and with review units being sent out to some lucky hands, the Nexus 4 system dump has been uploaded online – giving everyone access to the phone’s many Android 4.2 goodies.