Google has reported its second quarter results for 2013, showing a significant jump in revenue over the same quarter last year. The Internet giant saw revenue jump all over the board, with site, network, and other revenues representing increases over Q2 2012 ranging from 7-percent to 138-percent.
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stripping away the Optimus name while kicking off what will be an eventual series of "premium" handsets that fall under the G branding. In addition, LG hints at 4:3 handsets, saying they will be branded until the term "Vu:".
Sony revealed the Xperia Z Ultra's specs, showing offering the rumored 6.4-inch full HD display and powerful hardware under the hood. We got a look at the handset in action in some promotional videos, including one that featured the Smart Bluetooth headset, and now word has surfaced that the smartphone will be available in the UK on September 13.
Android Jelly Bean handset being hailed as a gaming device bearing an NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor and a 4.7-inch display. The device is now available for purchase in India for Rs. 15,999, which works out to a tad under $270 USD. We got a run down of its specs after the jump.
We got a look at the Google Play web store redesign in early June via some leaked images, having heard at Google I/O that the Play Store would soon be given a major design change to make it resemble what we see on Android devices. That changed redesign has taken place and is now live on the web for everyone to check out.
benchmark results for Intel's Atom Z2580 processor, which showed it ranking above offerings from Samsung, Qualcomm, and NVIDIA. Such complaints led to a revelation by consulting firm BDTI that the instructions were not being completely executed by the Intel processor, and as a result AnTuTu has released an updated version to correct the issue.
BLU has announced the availability of its Blu Dash 4.5 handset, which is being offered unlocked as a budget handset for $139 USD. Despite the price, the device packs decent specs, including a MediaTek MT6589M 1.2GHz quad-core processor and support for 4G LTE networks. The Blu Dash is being sold online through "several" retailers in the US.