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1 week ago

MrMobile is a fan of Motorola, and now he has a Moto Z!

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It's no secret that MrMobile has been a fan of Motorola phones for the past few years, enjoying what the Moto X series had to offer. So now that he has a Moto Z in his hands — a clear departure from the X line — how is he finding the differences? That's what his latest video is all about, and you can see it right above.

When you're done, be sure to subscribe to MrMobile on YouTube if you enjoyed this video!

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1 week ago

LG V20 likely to arrive in September, only 10 months after V10 launch

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New reports claim that LG is likely gearing up to launch the LG V20 in September, which would be just 10 months after the company launched the V10. An interesting piece to note is LG likely moving towards the V20 branding instead of the V11, which may have appeared to be the obvious next release. Moving up the launch by two months would be a surprising move from LG, though it does make a lot of sense considering the upcoming phone launches that are already expected.

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1 week ago

A parent's guide to Pokémon Go

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Your kids are playing Pokémon Go, but are they doing so safely? We can help!

You've heard of Pokémon Go by now. This global phenomenon recently exploded to popularity, and is being talked about everywhere. There's not one specific group of people playing the game, either. Kids, teens, and adults from every walk of life are wandering out in the real world with smartphones to play the game. The popularity of this game is unlike anything the world has ever seen before, and with that comes some very real concerns. News reports of car crashes, muggings, stabbings, and even the accidental discovery of a dead body have been connected to playing Pokémon Go, and it's easy to be concerned about your kids wandering out at all hours to play this game.

What you may not know is this game has some tools baked in that parents can use to ensure kids are playing this game safely and responsibly. Here's what you need to know!

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1 week ago

Honor 8 preview: What to expect from Honor's promising new high-ender

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Honor 8

With a new glass-backed design, dual cameras and Huawei's top internals, the Honor 8 looks like being a serious competitor for the likes of OnePlus.

We're almost a year removed from the Honor 7, and that means it's time for the Huawei-owned brand to launch a new high-end handset. A European launch event has been scheduled for Aug. 24 in Paris, but thanks to the fact that the phone's already broken cover in China, we already have a pretty good idea of what to expect.

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1 week ago

UK's giffgaff slashes prices of Galaxy S7, Huawei P9, Xperia X, and more

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UK MVNO giffgaff is discounting a series of phones, including the Galaxy S7, Huawei P9, and more. The deals are available on unlocked options as well as monthly plans.

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1 week ago

Gear S2 update brings Contacts app, automatic sleep tracking and more

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Samsung is currently pushing out a major update for the Gear S2, bringing a number of new features to the watch. The update is available for both the Gear S2 and Gear S2 Classic, bringing the same changes to both. With new additions like automatic sleep tracking, Contacts app, social features and more, you'll want to grab this update now.

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1 week ago

Pokémon Go is now available in Italy, Spain, and Portugal

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Pokémon Go is continuing its international availability, with the game heading to the Play Store in Italy, Spain, and Portugal. The game landed in Germany earlier this week, followed by availability in the U.K. yesterday.

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1 week ago

Galaxy Note 7 clears the FCC

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Samsung is all set to unveil the Galaxy Note 7 on August 2. Ahead of its debut, the phone has undergone certification at the FCC, revealing model numbers for the carrier-branded variants.

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1 week ago

Xiaomi to offer phones for just ₹1 for its second anniversary in India

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Xiaomi is all set to kick off a three-day promotion to celebrate its second anniversary in India. The sale is kicking off on July 20, and will feature discounts, flash sales where customers will be able to pick up its phones and accessories for just ₹1, and availability of additional color options for the Mi 5.

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1 week ago

Samsung Pay is going live in Brazil on July 19

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Samsung Pay has made its way to Brazil. The service is launching with Banco do Brasil, Brasil Pré-Pagos, Caixa, Porto Seguro, and Santander, with Samsung working to bring Banrisul, Bradesco, Nubank and Itaú-Unibanco on-board. List of compatible handsets include the Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy A5 2016, Galaxy A7 2016, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. The service will go live starting July 19.

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1 week ago

Google joins U.S. carriers in offering free calls to France following terror attack in Nice

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France was rocked by yet another senseless tragedy earlier tonight when a lorry ploughed into crowds watching a fireworks display as part of Bastille Day celebrations in Nice. The terrorist incident has left at least 80 people dead, and dozens injured. U.S. carriers are offering free calls and texts to connect with family and friends in France, and Google is joining in by providing free Hangouts, Google Voice and Project Fi calls to the country following the aftermath of the attack.

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1 week ago

Sprint is offering lures and free charging stations for Pokémon Go players at its stores

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Sprint is getting in on the Pokémon Go action by placing lures at its stores. Sprint and Boost Mobile stores will offer free charging stations should you need a quick top-up before heading out on your hunt. Sprint will also have "Pokémon Go experts" on-site that can provide assistance with nearby PokéStops.

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1 week ago

Why T-Mobile's free Pokémon Go data deal is cause for celebration, and caution

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T-Mobile Tuesday's latest deal is not all it's cracked up to be.

It's been difficult to avoid the scourge of Pokémon Go content over the past week, as various media companies, including our own, attempt to capitalize on a game that in under a week has amassed a daily active user base larger than Twitter and Tinder, and has single-handedly turned around Nintendo's flagging fortunes.

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1 week ago

DomiNations brings some of history's greatest figures to battle in latest update

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Great leaders of history are at the center of the latest update to hit popular mobile strategy game DomiNations.

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1 week ago

T-Mobile offers customers unlimited data for Pokémon Go

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Starting with its next Tuesday giveaway, T-Mobile will be offering its customers free, unlimited data on Pokémon Go. This means that the game won't eat up your high-speed data allotment. This offer will cover your data usage in the game for a year.

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