Amazon Prime Day Live Blog

Prime Day 2017 is finally here, and we will be covering all 30 hours of it with you right here! That’s right. Team Thrifter will be bringing you complete coverage of all things Prime Day right here, and we hope you’ll join us. Our live coverage of the fun will begin on July 10 at […]

The Android smartwatch market is about to get interesting

Initially expected last autumn, the word is that Android Wear 2.0 should finally be released on February 9. Google has taken more than seven months to refine its new OS for wearables. On the occasion, Mountain View could even surprise us by unveiling two new smartwatches that have been developed in-house.  This is a good […]

How manufacturers try to stand out in the smartphone market

In 2016, for the first time ever, smartphone sales dropped to 6%, meaning only 20.2 million devices were sold globally. This is despite a  phone market that was, on the whole, up by 5%. In brief, this means a shortfall of around $3.6 million. This is most visible within the market for mid-range devices, those which cost between […]

3 old smartphones that should be brought back on the market

Android smartphones have been part of our lives since 2008. Since then many devices have emerged, some controversial like the Galaxy Note 7 with its explosions and overheating batteries. However, many models have stood out for offering unique characteristics and these have converted them into real landmarks of the mobile phone sector. Here I would like […]

The folding smartphone: Who will win the race to market?

Foldable smartphones: we’ve been talking about them for a while now, but they’re still yet to arrive. The Galaxy X could be the first folding device, but it seems like Huawei, once again, might be close to beating its rivals and winning the race. This could happen as soon as November. Folding smartphone: Huawei could […]

Meet Molekule, the sleekest air purifier on the market

Molekule, a San Francisco-based startup with a sleekly designed molecular air purifier started as an immigrant dream twenty years ago and ended up being named one of Time’s top 25 inventions of 2017. The inventor Yogi Goswami came up with the idea when his baby son Dilip started having a hard time breathing the air around […]