The LG G5 featured a modular design that lets you swap out the bottom section of the device for other modules, like a camera grip or a higher-end DAC. Unfortunately, the G5 did quite poorly in the market, causing LG to post a six percent year-over-year decline in Q2.
Jim Wicks, Motorola’s Senior Vice President of Consumer Experience Design, has been at Motorola for 12 years. He’s had a hand in designing many of Motorola’s smartphones and the Moto design that’s been quite attractive lately. Unfortunately, he is leaving Motorola for a job at Northwestern University’s McCormick School of Engineering.
He will be replaced by Ruben Castano, Lenovo’s ... Read More »
Nexus phone are about to get a lot more Googly. During an interview at the Code Conference today, Google CEO Sundar Pichai shared a bit on where the Nexus program was headed in the future, saying Google will start exhibiting more control over design and features of the handsets.
Making mobile apps isn’t always easy, especially when it comes to apps for smartwatches. The regular information-dense mobile app won’t work on a smartwatch, so things have to be done very differently. To help developers, Google has released some Material Design guidelines for making apps for Android Wear.
The latest leak on the now Lenovo-ified Moto brand shows off some photos of what could be the next Moto devices, namely the Moto X and Moto G. They’re blurry and low quality, but we can see that there’s a significant departure from the stylings of previous Motorola phones. Google’s roadmap ... Read More »
With the new design direction that the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge have taken, many of us have been interested in what the company will do with the Galaxy Note 5. And thanks to these latest leaks, we can now check the device out in clear, sharp photos. Spoiler: It looks just like a big ... Read More »
OnePlus has spent the last few weeks hyping the upcoming OnePlus 2 and now new photos have revealed our first real look at the device. The photos come from China’s wireless regulation department, Tenaa, so they’re likely legit. The OnePlus 2 itself looks as we’d expect it to look, similar to ... Read More »
HTC’s One (M9) is one of the year’s most anticipated smartphones and rumors have been flying left and right, often conflicting one another. Some of the most seemingly accurate rumors are coming from HTC Source, which said on Saturday that HTC is using decoy bodies for ... Read More »