Author Archives: John Hoff


Samsung website reveals Lollipop updates for Galaxy S4, Note 2

While some information on a company’s official website can sometimes be erroneous, one can relatively be safe in at least giving it the benefit of doubt. Like this new information which appears on the Finnish language section of the Samsung website which reveals probable Lollipop updates for the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the venerable Galaxy Note 2.

MMO strategy game Total Domination: Reborn hits Android

Total Domination: Reborn is a massively multiplayer online “freemium” game that was originally released on iOS and is now hitting the Google Play Store. The game is now a year old, released back in May 2013, but still boasts of a huge player base, most of them carried over from when the app was released as a Facebook game.

Xiaomi 64-bit smartphone spotted at TENAA, AnTuTu

Chinese smartphone manufacturers will look to build on their considerable growth in 2014 with solid upgrades to their flagship and best-selling models. One of those is China-based OEM Xiaomi, who recently released the Mi 4 LTE just this month. Already, benchmarking outfit AnTuTu has caught a new Xiaomi device that would probably the Chinese outfit’s first 2015 release – and it’s a 64-bit phone.

GTA: Chinatown Wars now out on Android, finally

Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars, a diminutive mobile version of the global console and PC gaming phenomenon, was originally developed for the Nintendo DS platform in 2009. Consequently, it was ported for iOS and has been there for a few years now. Finally and officially, after four years, the game is finally available for Android.

Humble Bundle presents 9 games from Noodlecake Studios

The Humble Bundle has grown to be one of the things we love about the internet community, where you can pay what you want for a bundle of products – usually very nice stuff, for a price that you dictate, the definition of a very good deal. Humble Bundle is back today offering up to nine Android games from Noodlecake Studios.

Metal unibody shell for Samsung Galaxy S6 leaked

So if these reports and leaks are true, then Samsung must be taking the jibes at them not being able to make a metal-bound phone very seriously indeed. We thought the Samsung Galaxy Alpha – including the whole Samsung A Series – was going to be the end of it, but here we are looking at a leak of the Samsung Galaxy S6’s purported metal casing.