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3 days ago

You can now use the Skyscanner bot on Facebook Messenger to book your holidays

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Skyscanner has announced the release of a Facebook Messenger bot to make it even easier for you to book your next vacation. The bot is able to search for flights and redirect users to the Skyscanner website to confirm and make payment. If you're not a fan of Facebook Messenger or do not have it installed yet, the bot can be accessed by a URL that will redirect you to the web version of Facebook's messaging platform.

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3 days ago

HTC launches four new Desire phones in India, because why not?

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HTC is on a roll today in India. The Taiwanese vendor has launched the HTC 10 for ₹52,990, with the HTC 10 Lifestyle also set to make its debut in the market. Then there's the One X9 for ₹25,990, which brings a metal unibody design and BoomSound speakers to the mid-range segment. The vendor has also launched four new phones in the Desire range: the Desire 628, Desire 630, Desire 825, and the Desire 830.

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3 days ago

HTC brings the One X9 to India for ₹25,990, sales kick off June 20

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Alongside HTC 10, HTC has launched the One X9 in India. The phone will be offered with dual-SIM connectivity, and will make its debut starting June 20 for ₹25,990.

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3 days ago

HTC 10 lands in India for ₹52,990

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In a press event in New Delhi, HTC announced the launch of the company's 2016 flagship, the HTC 10. After a disappointing couple of release cycles, the HTC 10 is a confident return to form, and maybe a good reason for high-end buyers to start paying attention to the company once again.

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3 days ago

Get three months of YouTube Red for just 99 cents

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If you're yet to make the switch to YouTube Red, Google is offering a three-month trial to the service for just 99 cents. YouTube Red provides an ad-free experience on the video streaming site, as well as the ability to download videos for offline viewing. A subscription to Google Play Music is included as well.

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3 days ago

Metal-bodied OnePlus 3 shows up at TENAA with 5.5-inch FHD display, Snapdragon 820

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The OnePlus 3 has cleared TENAA certification, giving us a look at the possible design of the phone as well as the specs on offer. The image hints at a metal design for the OnePlus 3, a departure from the grippy Sandstone finish of years past. The design itself looks like a squared-off version of a certain HTC phone we all know and love.

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3 days ago

Xiaomi's Mi Drone is a 4K quadcopter that retails for $460

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Xiaomi isn't shy about venturing into new segments, and that is exactly what the Chinese manufacturer did earlier today with the launch of its first drone. The Mi Drone is a quadcopter with a ball-shaped camera that can shoot 4K videos, all for ¥2,999 ($460). There's also a variant that offers a 1080p camera, which will retail for ¥2,499 ($380).

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3 days ago

Latest Moto X 2016 leak suggests exciting swappable back modules may be coming

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Details on the 2016 variant of Motorola's Moto X (or is it Moto Z?) line are scant, but the latest one is both exciting and fitting with earlier looks at the new hardware. The new image shows three accessories that presumably clip onto the back of the new Moto X, which aligns nicely with original leaks that show an array of pogo pins on the back that could let such a set of modules attach and augment the phone.

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4 days ago

Google announces winners of the Android Experiments I/O Challenge

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Google has just announced the winners of its Android Experiments I/O Challenge.

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4 days ago

University students take on 360-degree video with VR film contest

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As the interest round VR and 360-degree video heats up, students from the Rhode Island School of Design and New York University are competing in a "first-of-its-kind" VR film contest.

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4 days ago

Pattern your home screen this Wallpaper Wednesday

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Don't let your home screen fall into a rut — switch out your wallpaper!

You don't have to pull out a complex new theme like Deadpool to bring a breath of fresh air to your home screen. A new wallpaper can do wonders, and launchers like Action Launcher can re-theme your entire home screen around a good wallpaper. In our effort to help brighten your device — and maybe your day — we're compiling some wallpapers for you to try out.

If you've got a wallpaper you use everywhere, share it in the comments below! We're always looking for something new. Now get your wallpaper picker ready and see what's in store this week.

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4 days ago

Verizon is currently offering $100 off the HTC 10

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Verizon is currently offering $100 off the HTC 10 when you purchase it on a new device payment plan. You will need to make your purchase online, but Verizon is also waiving the activation fee online, and shipping is free. Normally, Verizon charges $648 for the phone, so with this savings you'll be able to grab one for $548.

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4 days ago

Opera Mini review

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Opera Mini review

Are a few new features and data savings enough to make you switch?

Opera Mini for Android is first and foremost for those of you who want and/or need to conserve data, just like its "bigger" counterpart, Opera Max. Maybe you have a very limited allotment or maybe you're on a pay-as-you-go plan. Either way, Opera Mini's High and Extreme data saving modes can save you gigs and cash.

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4 days ago

Snapseed update makes it easy to copy recent edits between images

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A fresh update is rolling out to photo editing app Snapseed, bringing along an easier way to apply the same edits across multiple photos.

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4 days ago

Sonos is offering up to $140 in gift cards with purchases to celebrate Father's Day

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Sonos is running a new promotion for Father's Day on both its own website and Amazon. At either location, you can score a free gift card (amounts vary depending on what you buy) with your purchase. Sonos is offering up to a $50 gift card while Amazon is offering up to $140 when buying a whole system.

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