by Stephen Schenck | August 7, 2014 4:46 PM
This summer, we've been keeping up on rumors attempting to detail what's next for Microsoft's new purchase Nokia when it comes to Windows Phone models, and rumors have identified quite a few distinct handsets that appear to be in the works. One we've been talking about for quite some time is this phone codenamed Superman, initially described as “selfie” phone thanks to its relatively high-res 5MP front-facing camera. The device was otherwise described as a mid-ranger, and later rumors suggested it could come to Verizon as soon as this quarter. Along the way we picked up a possible ...
by Jaime Rivera | April 28, 2014 11:01 PM
Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Sony's availability of the Sony Xperia Z2 in the US and abroad, which is not good news. Then we talk about the rumored quad HD Galaxy S5 Prime. HTC follows the news as the M8 Ace seems to be a plastic version of the One M8 that's focused on beating Samsung with a less-expensive phone. Nokia follows the rumors as we learn about the Nokia Superman, and it's killer front-facing feature. WE end today's show as we talk about the iPhone 6 case being compared to the fifth-generation iPod Touch. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Sony talks ...
by Stephen Schenck | April 28, 2014 5:36 PM
Front-facing cameras on smartphones are the bane of the photography enthusiast's existence. While their presence is a necessary evil for things like video chat and the always-fashionable “selfie,” sub-par hardware has made using them a chore at best, and often leaves us with less-than-satisfactory results. Still, occasionally we see glimmers of hope that maybe front-facers will finally get the hardware they need to really do their job with aplomb, like HTC giving the One M8 a front-facer that even outdoes its main camera when it comes to raw resolution. While Windows Phone has seen a ...
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