October 2013 SmartPhone Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for October 2013. If you are looking for an article on a particular day or on a particular topic, you can use the menu on the right to narrow your search

SmartPhone Articles for October of 2013

Below are the 20 SmartPhone articles for October of 2013

Apple iPhone 5s Review

The iPhone 5s has a new operating system, new processor, and Touch ID. Does that make it the best smartphone? Read this review to find out.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Caught Manipulating Benchmarks

Samsung has gotten caught artificially manipulating their phones once more.

LG to Launch 6-inch Curved G Flex Smartphone in November

If you thought Samsung was the only one working on a slick new curved smartphone, think again. LG is a display contender in its own right, and has a few[...]

ZTE Bringing Unlocked Grand S and Nubia 5 to the US (Quad-core, Android, $400)

Although it's been out for the better part of a year, ZTE is finally bringing the Grand S to the United States as an unlocked device. Coming along for the[...]

Motorola Droid Mini Review

Love Android, but hate the giant screens required to get a high-end phone? With a 4.3-inch display, the Motorola Droid Mini might be just what you need.

Is There a Mobile Wallet in Your Future?

Analysts predict an upsurge, and new apps from PayPal, Subway, Starbucks, and the MCX are giving a boost to in-store payments from smartphones.

Samsung Introduces Galaxy Round: Stunningly Curved Smartphone

After a number of last-minute leaks, Samsung has made the all new Galaxy Round official: an exciting new curved smartphone.

Samsung Adding Quad-Core Snapdragon 800 to a Flip Phone

Samsung unveiled an updated version of the classic flip phone just a few months ago. Built with dual displays on the inside and out, Samsung is looking to snag spec[...]

Japan Display to Bring WhiteMagic Quad Subpixel LCD Tech to 1080p Displays

Japan Display may not have been the first to add a fourth subpixel to its LCD screens, but they might be the first to do it right.

HTC Announces HTC One max

HTC officially unveils the new HTC One max, which will feature a 5.9-inch display and run on Android 4.3 with HTC Sense 5.5.

Microsoft Announces Third Windows Phone 8 Update

Microsoft announces its third Windows Phone 8 update with larger screen support and a new Driving Mode.

BlackBerry Begs Customers to “Count on BlackBerry” in Mass Email

Despite having a number of things going for them, it hasn't been looking too good for BlackBerry in the media. It's clear they're feeling the pressure, as they've resorted to[...]

Microsoft Brings Remote Desktop to iPhone, iPad

Microsoft quietly released a remote desktop iOS application today, offering iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch users a new way to connect to their Windows PCs at home or work.

Images of Nokia Lumia 1520, Nokia Lumia 1320 Leak Ahead of Nokia World Announcements

One of the things that has kept Windows Phone out of the hands of spec enthusiasts has been the lack of a flagship device running on the same sorts of[...]

Nokia Lumia 1520 Announced, Brings Quad-Core Snapdragon 800, 20MP PureView to Windows Phone

It's official: Nokia has come clean with their newest Windows Phone flagship, the Lumia 1520 - and on paper, it's a winner. Top of the line quad-core CPUs, a 20MP[...]

Apple: Two Thirds of iOS Devices Running iOS 7

We knew that Apple's iOS 7 software upgrade was a major feat of software delivery - now, two-thirds of all iOS devices from around are running the new OS.

LG’s G Flex – Curved Smartphone with Plastic OLED Display

LG's new G Flex is the first phone to bring the company's curved, plastic OLED technology to market. Is curved phone technology a retro throwback, or the future of smartphones?

Verizon to Get BlackBerry Z30 Exclusively

Verizon will be exclusively selling the BlackBerry Z30 this holiday season - but not because they signed a special deal.

Sprint Adds Tri-Band Enhanced LTE to Four Smartphones from Samsung, HTC, and LG

Sprint began the first major push for its enhanced LTE service - promising superior speed and in-building signal strength, the new phones launch in a couple of weeks.

Android 4.4 – KitKat, Google Nexus 5 Official

With little fanfare, Google just revealed what we've all been waiting for: the Nexus 5, with a 1080p display, a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 CPU, and Android 4.4 KitKat.