Articles By Lisa Eadicicco
Samsung’s Galaxy Note 2 was finally revealed officially on August 29, just ahead of IFA Berlin. The Korea-based manufacturer confirmed the features and specs users can expect to see on the Galaxy Note successor, but that doesn’t mean the rumors ended there.
The tentative release date for Nokia’s Windows Phone 8 flagship device is Nov. 2 for AT&T subscribers, the Verge has reported. Sources familiar with Nokia’s plans have said that the company is working with Microsoft and AT&T to undergo numerous tests required to approve the Windows Phone 8 handset within that time frame.
Amazon officially announced its next-generation Kindle Fire release on Thursday, unveiling a brand new tablet with improved specs and battery, HD visuals and 4G LTE connectivity. However, there is one characteristic no critic or analyst had predicted: the tablet’s name.
“Assassin’s Creed” has always incorporated swift and acrobatic combat into its gameplay mechanics, and the upcoming “Assassin’s Creed 3” release looks even more fluid. However, a recent YouTube video brings the energy out of the game and into real-like parkour.
Amazon unveiled its next-generation Kindle Fire at a press event on Sept. 6 in California alongside a fresh paper-white E-reader. Referred to as the Kindle Fire HD, the device boasts visual upgrades, a faster processor and longer lasting battery than its predecessor.
On Thursday, AT&T announced that it will be expanding its 4G LTE coverage to nine new markets in the United States, with 40 more to come before the end of 2012. This news comes as Apple is expected to unveil its rumored iPhone 5 release on Sept. 12, just six days away, according to Apple Insider.
Nintendo’s Wii U has been rumored for a November release date for quite some time now, and yet another alleged leak has pointed to a console launch during that month. Video Product Distributors, a wholesale media distribution company affiliated with companies such as Amazon and Newegg, has listed three Wii U bundles with a Nov. 11 release date.
Rumored supply chain issues may have an impact on the release date for the iPhone 5, as it was reported that Sharp Co. is behind schedule in producing the device's display; however, that might not be a negative for Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) -- new analysis has found that previous constraints have actually had a positive effect on the company's share price.
Nokia and Microsoft held a joint press conference on Sept. 5 in New York to officially unveil new Windows Phone 8 devices. Nokia announced its flagship smartphone known as the Lumia 920, which has received some noticeable upgrades in the specs department.
The release date for the most recent “Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim” DLC came on Sept. 4, and the correctly anticipated “Hearthfire” add-on gave players more opportunities to flesh out their character in the “Skyrim” universe.