Save 64% on the Windows 10 Mobile powered Alcatel Idol 4S from the Microsoft Store

The Microsoft Store can save you $301 or a whopping 64% on the Windows 10 Mobile powered unlocked Alcatel Idol 4S. Normally priced at $470, you’ll be paying just $169 for the handset. Shipping, by the way, is free. Unfortunately, we don’t know how long this deal is good for. Before we continue, we should point out that there is some difference in the specs between this Windows 10 Mobile handset and the variant that runs on Android.

For example, the 5.5-inch AMOLED display on the Android version of the Idol 4S offers a resolution of 1440 x 2560 (QHD) versus the 1080 x 1920 resolution on the …


Asus announces its first smartphone with 18:9 display, the Pegasus 4S

Since everyone has decided that an 18:9 display is innovative enough to drive the sales of a high-end smartphone, Asus didn’t want to sort of “live in the past.” The Taiwanese company has decided to jump in the 18:9 display bandwagon and announced the upcoming availability of its first smartphone to feature such a screen – the Pegasus 4S.

Despite having a 5.7-inch display with 18:9 aspect ratio, the smartphone isn’t really a flagship. For starters, the screen features HD+ (720 x 1440 pixels) resolution. On the bright side, Asus Pegasus 4S has very thin bezels and packs a massive 4,030 mAh …

State Farm sues Apple over an iPhone 4s that went on fire

The count of blazing smartphone batteries keeps growing. It was not a Galaxy Note 7 phone, but rather an iPhone that went on fire. Insurer State Farm filed court documents on Thursday, alleging that in April last year an iPhone 4s “failed” and “started a fire” at the home of a woman from Wisconsin, named Xai Thao.

Preliminary investigations, conducted by an unnamed body, apparently revealed that “a significant and localized heating event in the battery area…as well as remnants of internal shorting” caused the fire. The documents also contain that no other cause was identified …

T-Mobile drops the Alcatel Idol 4S with Windows 10

It’s been quite a ride for Microsoft and Window Phone. Unfortunately, the sudden rise of the mobile platform was followed by a deep fall due to its inability to compete with the two, already established main OSes: Android and iOS.

Most carriers around the globe have already dropped any Windows Phone handsets they might have had in stock, so it’s no surprise that T-Mobile is doing the same. One of the US operators that supported Microsoft and Windows Phone in the past, the Uncarrier has removed the only high-end Windows-based smartphone it had in its portfolio.

The …

Best Hidden iPhone Secret Codes ( iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5, 5s, 5c, 4, 4s )

This codes helps to know  10 iphone secrets for iphone 6,6+,5C,5S,5,4s,4,3gs and 1

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*#06#

 IMEI NUMBER OF ANY PHONE MEANS IT WILL WORK ON ANY SMARTPHONE

*#21# 

THIS CODE DISPLAYS INFORMATION ABOUT CALL FORWARDING (CALLS, VOICE AND DATA).

*#62#
INFORMATION CALL FORWARDING IF PHONE IS SWITCHED OFF OR IN CASE OF NONE OF SERVICE IS AVAILABLE

##002#
THIS CODE DISABLES ALL CALL FORWARDING.

*#30#
THIS CODES ALLOWS (OR) BLOCKS THE PHONE NUMBER CALLING YOU.

*#31#
ALLOWS YOU TO HIDE YOUR NUMBER

*#33#
THIS CODE WILL GIVE YOU A LIST WITH MULTIPLE CONFIGURATIONS LIKE (CALL, SMS, DATA, ETC) AND SHOW WHETHER THEY ARE ENABLED OR NOT.

*#43#
THIS CODE HELPS TO VERIFY STATUS OF CALL WAITING LIKE SMS, DATA AND SYNC DATA

*#61#
TO KNOW MISSED CALLS

*3001#12345#*
TO DISPLAY MANY OF THE INNER SETTINGS OF YOUR IPHONE