(Telecompaper) Amazon and Tencent are among the investors in the new smartphone maker Essential started by Android creator Andy Rubin. The company announced that its earlier disclosed funding round of USD 300 million was led by Access Technology Ventures, the venture capital arm of industrial group Access Industries, with a US 100 million investment.
Lenovo Support page has confirmed that the company will be not be rolling out a Nougat update for the entire Phab series.
WhatsApp, the most popular and widely used messaging platform has been getting a bunch of new features on a consistent basis via frequent updates. A few months back, there were reports tipping that WhatsApp will receive the ability to
Essential Products, the smartphone startup founded by a co-creator of the Android mobile operating system, has raised $ More...
Windows phones are losing yet another important app, as Electronic Arts has announced that FIFA Mobile would be pulled from Microsoft’s mobile platform on November 7 this year.
T-Mobile is getting into the branded smartphone business. The nation’s third largest wireless provider on Wednesday announced the first T-Mobile Revvl, a budget-minded Android smartphone that goes on sale August 10.
BEIJING, Aug 10 — Amazon.com Inc has joined Tencent Holdings Ltd and the main assembler of iPhones in backing Essential Products Inc, the startup co-founded by Android-creator Andy Rubin that’s getting ready to sell a new smartphone....
When the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro launched last year, there was a lot of excitement about the device because it was the first consumer Google Tango phone. Unfortunately, we’ve now got some bad news for anyone that bought that device.
The $699 Essential Phone, with a titanium and ceramic case, will compete directly against new devices from Samsung and Apple this holiday season.
Essential Products, the smartphone startup founded by a co-creator of the Android mobile operating system, has raised US$300mil (RM1.2bil) in new funding and signed up retailers to sell its first device.