Sprint Galaxy S5 Android 4.4.4 Update Released

Galaxy S5

Sprint has finally released the Android 4.4.4 KitKat update for the Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone on their network, the update comes a couple of months after other carrier like T-Mobile.

Spring have said that the Samsung Galaxy S5 Android 4.4.4 update is being released in batches as an over the air (OTA) update, and the update should roll out to everyone over the next few days.

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Sprint Lowers Nexus 6 Price to $249.99

Google Nexus 6

Sprint started selling the Google Nexus 6 last week, but for some reason, the carrier was charging $299 when purchased with a two-year contract. The price was higher than what AT&T was selling the handset for, which is $249.99 with a two-year agreement.

Recently, Sprint reduced the price of the Google Nexus 6 to $249.99, matching the price offered by AT&T in the US. Furthermore, the off-contract price is also reduced to $648.

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Blackberry Rumored to Launch A High-end Smartphone Codenamed Rio in 2015

Blackberry

Blackberry has made a comeback in the smratphone market with its new Blackberry Passport, and more recently, the Blackberry Classic, which is up for pre-orders at the company’s website.

Now, a new rumor suggest that Blackberry is working on a high-end smartphone codenamed Rio, which is expected to launch in 2015. The handset will come with an all-touch display.

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Dragonfly Futurefön Reinvents The Smartphone And Laptop In One Device (video)

Dragonfly Futurefön

Idealfuture has created a very unique and innovative new way to combine both a smartphone and laptop together in one device called the Dragonfly Futurefön, that is equipped with dual 7 inch screens and a full QWERTY keyboard.

The Dragonfly Futurefön can be tailored to meet your daily requirements with hardware components being separated from the keyboard when required. Watch the video after the jump to learn more bout how this mechanism functions.

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Tizen 2.3 Screenshots Leaked, Shows a Cleaner UI

Tizen

Samsung is rumored to launch an entry-level smartphone running their in-house mobile operating system Tizen, at least in India in the coming months. The Korean OEM has already launched the operating system with their Gear smartwatches.

Recently, some screenshots of the Tizen 2.3 operating system made their way on to the internet, showing a cleaner user interface, thanks to the folks at Tizen Indonesia.

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Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Launched (Video)

Gorilla Glass 4

Smartphone glass maker Corning, has announced the launch of their new Gorilla Glass 4, and they have designed their latest glass to be tougher than previous versions.

According to Corning, their new Gorilla Glass 4 is up to two times tougher than alternatives, and they have focused on making their new glass less susceptible to breaking when you drop your smartphone.

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Starbucks Wireless Charging Launched In The US

Starbucks Wireless Charging

Starbucks has launched wireless charging in 200 of their stores in the US, the company has installed Powermat wireless chargers in their stores in the San Francisco Bay area.

The company plans to roll out the wireless charging feature to all of their stores throughout the US, and they also intend to expand the service to Europe and Asia before the end of the year.

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SnapJet Open-Source Portable Instant Film Printer (video)

Instant Film Printer

If you are looking for a way to physically print your smartphone photos whilst out and about you might be interested in a new open source instant film printer called the SnapJet.

SnapJet has been designed to be portable and to seamlessly interface with smartphones requiring no wires or applications. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about this unique and innovative portable printing system.

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Honor 3C By Huawei Launched In The UK

Huawei Honor 3C

Huawei have launched another smartphone in the UK, the Honor 3C, the handset will start shipping next Monday the 24th of November.

The Honor 3C  by Huwaei will be available to pre-order in the UK from today, and the handset is available for £109.99 unlocked, which means you don’t need a contract.

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